This simple, easy “cake” is the perfect light and sweet finish to a big, heavy meal. And after having fun styling a pretty table and cooking a yummy meal, an easy, already done dessert that looks festive, too, makes this mama happy!
The neighbors have been hanging out in our yard a lot lately this spring. Which makes our Fake Farmhouse feel even more like the farm I’ve always longed for…or at least sound like one!
Happy St. Patrick’s Day! I’ve got a little Irish blood running through my veins, so I’m wearing green today! And one of our favorite meals to make on this St. Patrick’s Day are Reuben Sandwiches. We love ordering them at restaurants, but have learned that our home made version is just as good, and … More Reuben Sandwiches
When the winter recipes have lost their luster, this crowd-pleasing favorite is a go-to for tropical envy.
This easy, yummy recipe is a decadent treat for my kids on days off when they’ve gotten to sleep in and are looking forward to a loungy day around the house. It’s a breeze to make the night before so it’s ready to simply pop in the oven in the morning.
Valentine’s Season is the perfect time to celebrate chocolate! What better excuse than to create a hot chocolate station for the kiddos to be welcomed in, after a long play outside in the snow! Even hubby might enjoy a little mocha after a couple hours of blowing out the driveway! Here’s what I pulled … More Hot Chocolate Station, Valentines Style
Whenever my kids have a break from school, I like to make these special treats at least once while they’re home. I posted the recipe way back in 2010 when I first started blogging for my store, but so many of my friends and family always want this recipe, I knew I needed to get … More Scones, Best Ever
Anyone able to dust the cobwebs off your memory and remember what it was like living through finals in college in these weeks before Christmas? I remember feeling like I was totally missing out on all the festivities of the season, being tortured having to write long papers, and staying up way too late studying … More Special K Bars, a Care Package, and a Mom’s Heart
Our local orchard was discounting their end-of-the-year apples, so I stocked up. But now I’m busy preserving them in whatever way I can think of. My family’s already enjoyed apple crisp, Carmel apple cake, and apple slices and carmel. The frig is full, but I still have a pretty big amount left in the bag…
It’s cold outside! Time to make a big pot of soup! Not only do we need something warm in our tummies, but we need as many veggies as we can get to fight all the germs around us!