June 28, 2016

Oatmeal Applesauce Muffin Recipe

May7

One of the most popular posts on this blog are visitors coming back for my healthy Banana Oatmeal Muffin Recipe. It’s been so fun to read the comments and see all the slight twists and variations that bakers across the country have made […]

Yogurt – Orange Pancakes

Apr30

Breakfast foods are by far a favorite in our home, so I’m always trying to add a new twist to some of our traditional recipes. You would not believe the amount of pancakes that my kiddos can inhale. I love […]

Easy Crock Pot Teriyaki Chicken

Apr23

If you haven’t pulled out your crockpot in a while, tonight is the night. I’ve had this Easy Crockpot Teriyaki Chicken recipe sitting on my computer for ages because I needed to take better pictures. I wanted better shots that accurately portray just how […]

Quick & Easy Dessert Ideas for Easter

Mar30

Admitting this is painful, but true. Last year, the day of our  annual Easter Egg-stravaganza came, the house brimmed with guests and dessert was NOT made. GASP! How does this happen? What kind of hostess am I? I had a […]

Cheesey Chicken Broccoli Rice Bake

Mar15

As I look at these pictures, I’m mourning the last of my freezer meals. Gathering with friends (or just taking a few hours by myself) to whip up some freezer meals makes all the difference with my week. When that […]

Chicken Tetrazzini (Freezer Friendly Meal)

Feb25

A few weeks ago, I gathered some of my friends for a bulk cooking day. It’s one of those things that I host periodically because the accountability of knowing friends are coming makes it happen. By the end of the day, […]

Easy Elegant Chicken in Minutes

Feb3

Every once in awhile when I cook, I accidentally mix unique flavor combinations that become a family favorite. Sometimes I’m really not even sure how it happened. Well, I know how it happens, but often, it stems from cleaning out […]

Green Bean Casserole with Gourmet Touch

Jan26

Did you grow up attending church potluck or gatherings where they ask you to bring a covered dish? Yes, I am one of those that routinely organizes those and I know everyone racks their brain wondering what to make? Well, this is not […]

5 Fast Ways to Get Easy Family Dinners on the Table

Jan20

The new year has brought me into a little funk and I don’t mean the music kind. Have you ever felt that way? Just “off” a bit? I’m sharing about what was revealed to me over at (in)courage. I have […]

Easy Homemade Yeast Dough for Bread Loaves or Rolls

Jan12

I just can’t stay away! There’s just something about the aroma of fresh homemade bread that does me in every time. Comfort at its finest, for sure. For 20 years now, I’ve been making homemade bread. Yes, I am even […]

12 Quick Bread Recipes from 1 Homemade Baking Mix

Dec15

A few months ago I finally shared my Homemade Baking Mix Recipe, aka Homemade Bisquick that doesn’t use any shortening. It’s been fun to hear from how so many of you have used my mix to make your baking needs […]

5 Minute Homemade Hot Chocolate Mix (with Double the Chocolate)

Dec9

This polar vortex seeping the country has left many wondering if spring will ever started peeking through. Here in NC, we’ve had a two hour delayed start to school or complete cancellation nearly every day for the last two weeks. […]

Join me! Cooking in my Kitchen (video)

Dec4

As so many of you know, welcoming you into my kitchen is one of my greatest joys. Not because of the food we are going to enjoy together, but because of what’s going to occur while we’re breaking that bread […]

Easy Cheesy Vidalia Onion Dip

Dec2

As each of our children turned five or six, they already knew how to make their own Taco Dip. Yes, this is true. We are a family which holds a deep and abiding love for our appetizers and some of […]

Chili Cheese Egg Puff

Nov25

It’s no secret that our family loves breakfast foods at any time of the day. I shout that fact from the rooftops, so maybe that’s why I continually surprise myself with new and delicious twists and turns for our favorite […]