15 Holiday Cookie Recipes That Will Melt in Your Mouth

15 Holiday Cookie Recipes That Will Melt In Your Mouth

Who else looks forward to all of the baked goods for the holidays? I have a major sweet tooth and love trying all kinds of holiday desserts and cookies. A couple of years ago I participated in my first holiday cookie exchange with my neighbors. It was so much fun! Whenever I was asked to join, I immediately panicked because I am not the best when it comes to baking.…

10 Delicious Turkey Recipes You Need to Try

10 Delicious Turkey Recipes You Need To Try

Since the time I was little, our Thanksgiving dinner traditions have stayed the same. This includes how the meal is made. Every year for Thanksgiving we make the turkey using the same recipe. I actually did not even know that it could be made any different until I was a teenager. This year, I want to find a few recipe options that we could try for the holiday. To find…

15 Hot Chocolate Recipes To Make You Feel Cozy

15 Hot Chocolate Recipes To Make You Feel Cozy

Since I don’t drink coffee I absolutely love when the weather is cool enough to drink hot chocolate. If you ever see me with a mug (which is rare) it is filled with hot chocolate and whipped cream. My boys are slowly starting to enjoy hot chocolate too. There is nothing better than drinking a warm mug of hot chocolate after sled riding. Today I am sharing 15 hot chocolate…

8 Cheap Dinners to Make This Week

8 Cheap Dinners To Make This Week

I stress over making dinner. Not only are my boys picky with what they will eat, but it's hard to keep the costs of meals down. One thing that has helped my family is meal planning. If I plan ahead and have all the meals that we will be eating on our calendar then my stress level is much lower. The key is finding a meal plan for each night…

5 Cozy Recipes You Need to Make This Fall

5 Cozy Recipes You Need To Make This Fall

Fall is my favorite time of the year. I absolutely love when the temperatures start to cool and leaves begin to change. As we head into fall I like to find new recipes for my family and I to try. It's always fun to get into the season by making cozy recipes. Related Posts: Frugal Fall Decorating Tips  25 DIY Fall Decorations  10 Ways to Save Money in Fall  5…

Warm Hearty Roasted Cauliflower Soup

Warm Hearty Roasted Cauliflower Soup

There’s nothing quite like a warm hearty roasted cauliflower soup for dinner served with maybe a piece of crusty bread or just alone. I have a pretty soft spot for soups, I mean they are the ultimate comfort food, they are comforting, delicious, a total crowd favorite and way better than anything when you are feeling a little bit down. Actually, I have the strong opinion that good soup should…

The World’s Best Chocolate Smoothie

The World’s Best Chocolate Smoothie

There’s one thing that I love more than anything: Chocolate. So needless to say this chocolate smoothie has become my go-to breakfast of choice every single day. It’s the World’s best chocolate smoothie after all. When it comes to breakfast options I’m always looking for things that are quick and delicious. Because, after all, no one has a ton of time to devote to making breakfast right? I mean definitely…

One Pot Pasta – A Simple Family Favorite

One Pot Pasta – A Simple Family Favorite

You only need one dish to make a game-changing dinner—minimum cleanup, maximum flavor. This one pot pasta is guaranteed to be your new family favorite. Ingredients: 2 servings of uncooked spaghetti noodles 1/2 cup diced tomatoes or quartered 1/3 cup fresh basil - cut into small pieces 1 tsp oregano 1 tsp red pepper flakes 1 tsp olive oil pinch of salt 3 cups of water Recipe: Cut up small cherry…

Pizza Toast – A DIY Alternative To Your Favorite Takeaway

Pizza Toast – A DIY Alternative To Your Favorite Takeaway

Pizza toast is a quick do-it-yourself alternative for regular pizzas. Since most of the ingredients for this open sandwich are probably readily available in your fridge and cupboard, you can prepare it quickly any time you want. Bake it to perfection and devour it fresh! After all, staying in is the new going out! The instructions are so easy, the pizza toast is the perfect snack to make with your…

Strawberry Recipes for Kids: Easy as Pie

Strawberry Recipes For Kids: Easy As Pie

I have a hard time getting my kids to eat different fruits. They normally stick to the same three - bananas, apples and grapes. So, I am always searching for desserts and other recipes that use fruit to try to get them to try it. I know it is probably backwards to offer them a sweet dessert, but honestly it is one of the only ways that I can get…

Caramel Apple Dessert Nachos Recipe

Caramel Apple Dessert Nachos Recipe

Have you ever tried dessert nachos? When I first heard about making dessert nachos I kind of thought it was gross because I immediately thought about it having meat in the recipe. Wow, was I wrong! I made these caramel apple dessert nachos and they are amazing!     This is a fun recipe that you can make with your kids and it only has a few ingredients. My boys…

Easy Valentine’s Day Dessert for Kids

Easy Valentine’s Day Dessert For Kids

Last week, I shared my ooey gooey brownie game day recipe using Pillsbury™ Brownie Mixes and Frostings with you. Well, I am back with a fun and delicious treat for you to try for Valentine’s Day. In my previous post I shared how I like to stock-up to save money. Nothing is worse then opening your pantry and not having the ingredients you need. Luckily, I stocked up on Pillsbury™…

Simple Football Brownies – The Perfect Game Day Dessert

Simple Football Brownies – The Perfect Game Day Dessert

Ooey gooey baked box brownies with sweet chocolate frosting was the perfect dessert for my family on game day.  Even though our hometown team lost, we still had fun planning for the game and  celebrating together. I come from a big family, so when we get together every Sunday there are sixteen people total. I am always in charge of the desserts because they all know I am a horrible…