14 Amazing Chocolate Recipes

14 AMAZING Chocolate Recipes

I love a good dessert... I mean a really, really good dessert - you know the kind: the ones that are 'worth it' - worth the effort to make and/or worth the calories. :) In honor of the upcoming holiday, [...]

Banana Cherry Nut Bread-

Banana Cherry Nut Bread

We have a tendency to let bananas get too ripe, you know brown...but that is the perfect ripe for banana nut bread! I've been playing around with recipes and I've hit on a winner, it's a modification of Banana nut [...]


36 Quick and Healthy Meals

We all need a go-to list of recipes that are easy, quick and healthy.  Here is my list of go to recipes with a couple of shout outs from bloggers I've gotten permission to share their images and recipes.  If [...]

Ham Olive Roll Up Appetizer-

Ham Olive Roll Up Appetizer

My family loves olives. I've already shared one recipe that we make every Christmas and New Years Eve that has olives, Olive Cheese Balls, well this is a second that we have to make as well, Ham Olive Roll up [...]

Cheese Olive Snack Recipe with Video-

Cheese Olive Balls/Appetizer

Every year we make cheese olive balls for Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve. These tasty morsels are a family favorite.  This year I tried something different, and it worked!  I made them in advance, frozen them and then baked them! [...]

No Bake Cookies Reindeer Poop-

Reindeer Poop Cookie Recipe – No Bake

I was suppose to go to a Christmas Cookie Exchange party the other day but I got tied up preparing for a big family event. Family first. :) But I still want to share with everyone my go-to Christmas Cookie [...]


Festive Appetizers and Food Styling Ideas

I am so ready for Christmas! Christmas is a time when we adults get to be kids again. We decorate with glitter, stuffed animals, mechanical reindeer, frosted snowmen and we eat like we still have the metabolism of a 5 [...]


36 Favorite Fall Recipes

I love walking into my house and smelling a mouth watering something - I really don't care what it is: something with bacon, or something with a hint of cinnamon or nutmeg...something that sets of the feeling that 'this is [...]


BEST EVER! Cheesy Chicken Enchilada

A couple of weeks ago I made some enchiladas that where to die for! I've found that I haven't quite got a handle on scaling the amount of food down and enchiladas the second day aren't as good so I [...]


12 Go-to Breakfast for Dinner Recipes

There is something about have breakfast for dinner that makes everyone come to the table ready to relax and ready to savor the food.  I think it has to do with the end of the day. At least in my [...]

Pizza Pool and Smores Party

Pizza, Pool and S’mores Party

What better way to end the summer than spending some time with some great girls, having pizza and eating decadent S'mores beside a pool!  THERE IS STILL SOME SUMMER LEFT, take my advice HAVE SOME FRIENDS OVER AND S'MORE IT [...]


20 Super Cute Ideas for School Lunches

I've recently had the conversation with my kids about "Make vs. Buy" when we decided to make chocolate covered pretzels rather than buy them. The cost of make vs buy is two fold: Time is Money: which do you have [...]