Recipes

Bulgur and Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers

Bulgur and Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers

What to do with all those bell peppers out of your garden? Make Bulgur and Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers for a healthy ancient grains recipe. I had some beautiful bell peppers I had bought at my local grocery store when they were priced at 2 […]

Farm to Table Healthy Vegetable Stir Fry

Farm to Table Healthy Vegetable Stir Fry

If you like to garden or love to meander through the farmers market, this recipe, Farm to Table Healthy Vegetable Stir Fry, is one to make. ATTENTION: I would like to proudly announce a new category on my blog called “My Farm to your Table.” […]

Campers Delight Graham Cracker Dessert

Campers Delight Graham Cracker Dessert

Campers Delight Graham Cracker Dessert is the perfect brownie dessert to make when you are camping or at any other time for that matter. We recently hosted a seafood boil at Carlyle Lake (Coles Creek) for a large number of family and friends. I was […]

Easy Fruit Dip with Red Rose Wine

Easy Fruit Dip with Red Rose Wine

Easy Fruit Dip with Red Rose Wine is a surprising twist on fruit dip. Wine is my boozy drink of choice, so why not team it with an easy fruit dip. Surprisingly, the pink color does not come from the red rose` wine, it comes […]

Fresh Healthy Berry Smoothie

Fresh Healthy Berry Smoothie

Fresh Healthy Berry Smoothie puts all those healthy nutrients from fresh fruit into smoothie drink form–yum! If you are like me, you don’t always eat the healthiest. We are exposed to so many temptations every day on T.V. and in the stores. And I have […]

Firecracker Mascato Berry Sangria

Firecracker Mascato Berry Sangria

Firecracker Mascato Berry Sangria is all you need to send you to the moon!!! If you are looking for the perfect summertime cocktail, you can’t go wrong with my Firecracker Mascato Berry Sangria. Traditionally, mascato is a little too sweet for me. But trust me, […]

Red White and Blue Patriotic Dessert

Red White and Blue Patriotic Dessert

Red White and Blue Patriotic Dessert is everything you need to impress for the summer holiday season. I made Red White and Blue Patriotic Dessert recently for a family gathering, and it was a big hit. With Memorial Day and 4th of July five weeks […]

Single Serve Seven Layer Taco Dip

Single Serve Seven Layer Taco Dip

Single Serve Seven Layer Taco Dip is everything you remember about this yummy appetizer in single serve form. I love a good taco dip, and this Single Serve Seven Layer Taco Dip is perfect for that Cinco de Mayo celebration. Different variations of this dip […]

Fast Food Monte Cristo French Toast Sandwich

Fast Food Monte Cristo French Toast Sandwich

Fast Food Monte Cristo French Toast Sandwich is perfect for those busy days when there is no time to cook because this recipe takes fast food to the next level. If you are like me, there are some days when you just do not have […]

Easy Pecan French Coconut Pie

Easy Pecan French Coconut Pie

Easy Pecan French Coconut Pie is really two pies in one–pecan pie and coconut pie. If pecan pie and coconut pie got married and had a baby, this would be the offspring–Easy Pecan French Coconut Pie. At our house, we love pecan pie; at our […]

Chicken Veggie Stir Fry with Ramen Noodles

Chicken Veggie Stir Fry with Ramen Noodles

Chicken Veggie Stir Fry with Ramen Noodles covers all the bases by incorporating all those beautifully healthy vegetables. If Chinese is one of your favorite cuisines, you are going to love Chicken Veggie Stir Fry with Ramen Noodles. We really enjoy the Chinese buffets around […]

Easy Grilled Corned Beef Reuben Sandwich

Easy Grilled Corned Beef Reuben Sandwich

If your St. Patrick’s Day corned beef is taking up space in your fridge, put it to good use with my delicious Easy Grilled Corned Beef Reuben Sandwich. For St. Patrick’s Day, we had a nice spread of corned beef, cabbage, potatoes, carrots, and onions, […]

Easy Ham Cheese Quiche with Pineapple

Easy Ham Cheese Quiche with Pineapple

Easy Ham Cheese Quiche with Pineapple is one pie that covers all the bases because it is a complete meal in one dish. You are going to want to make this Easy Ham Cheese Quiche with Pineapple for your next weekend brunch treat. That’s because […]

Easy Two-Step Memphis Rib Rub

Easy Two-Step Memphis Rib Rub

Easy Two-Step Memphis Rib Rub is called two-step because it incorporates two cooking methods to lock in flavor and tenderize. Actually, there is another reason I call this recipe Easy Two-Step Memphis Rib Rub. The other reason is that I like to use a dry […]

Easy Homemade Carrot Cake Mix

Easy Homemade Carrot Cake Mix

Easy Homemade Carrot Cake Mix with brown sugar cream cheese frosting is made easy by using a boxed mix as the base but incorporates secret ingredients I have been using in my carrot cake for years. If you are a fan of carrot cake, you […]

Easy Homemade Cinnamon Rolls Peaches n Cream

Easy Homemade Cinnamon Rolls Peaches n Cream

Easy Homemade Cinnamon Rolls Peaches n Cream couldn’t be easier because they are made with a boxed mix and peach jam. I had a box of Krusteaz cinnamon roll mix in my pantry that was taking up space. Unfortunately, I have never used this product […]

Easy Pizza Sub Meatball Italiano

Easy Pizza Sub Meatball Italiano

Easy Pizza Sub Meatball Italiano is everything you love about pizza in sandwich form. I am pretty traditional when it comes to the pizza toppings I enjoy. I like veggies including onions and peppers, mushrooms and pepperoni. Of course, this recipe has the meatballs as […]

Bailey’s Easy Hot Chocolate Recipe ala Mode

Bailey’s Easy Hot Chocolate Recipe ala Mode

Bailey’s Easy Hot Chocolate Recipe ala Mode will warm you up during these cold winter months. You know, you could buy that instant hot chocolate mix, but making hot chocolate from scratch is actually almost as easy. And the scratch version is oh so yummy! […]

Easy King Cake Recipe Cinnamon Rolls

Easy King Cake Recipe Cinnamon Rolls

Easy King Cake Recipe Cinnamon Rolls will be the easiest yeast rolls you will ever make. That’s because they are made with frozen bread dough. What Mardi Gras celebration would be complete without a king cake? Maybe you will get the baby inside. The baby […]

Thin Mints Mini Cheesecake Recipe

Thin Mints Mini Cheesecake Recipe

Thin Mints Mini Cheesecake Recipe is a twist on the original Nilla wafers mini cheesecakes. This recipe mixes things up on several fronts. To begin with, instead of using Nilla wafers, I used the beloved Thin Mints (you know it is that time of year). […]