Quick Cheesecake Spread –  A Fast Dessert

Quick Cheesecake Spread – A Fast Dessert

The time of impromptu BBQs and get-togethers is upon us. On any random day, we run into friends at the pool or park and last minute dinner plans are made. I always like to put out some sort of treat for the end of the meal, but I don’t always want to run out to...
4th of July Deviled Eggs

4th of July Deviled Eggs

There is a signature side dish that no outdoor celebration can be without. They are made several different ways and have been done for years. I wanted to put a little twist on them for this year’s Independence Day celebrations. They are they 4th of July deviled...
Banana Pepper Pizza ~ My Man’s Recipe

Banana Pepper Pizza ~ My Man’s Recipe

We make homemade pizzas on a regular basis… A while back I shared with you the secret to no flop pizza crust and I promised I would share my man’s white banana pepper pizza with you! Well, the garden has been full of banana peppers so it was time to come...
7 Tips for Cooking With Kiddos

7 Tips for Cooking With Kiddos

I love cooking with kiddos.  They love to be my little helper, and I love seeing them get excited when they do something new.  Almost every night they come up to me with their cutie patootie eyes and ask to help make dinner.  Most nights I’m all for it.  Even if it...
The Best Homemade Pancakes Recipe

The Best Homemade Pancakes Recipe

We love pancakes in our house….who doesn’t?!?!  We both had a go to homemade pancake recipe.  But we both also kept tweaking it every time we made it.  So we changed it. A couple years ago, we both realizd that we were using the same recipe from Laura...
Green Rice Crispy Treats ~ Easy St Patrick’s Day Recipes

Green Rice Crispy Treats ~ Easy St Patrick’s Day Recipes

Can we start with a discussion about whether these are green rice Krispie treats or green rice Crispy treats?  Because I see that people are spelling these easy St Patrick’s Day recipes have been named both ways.  All I know is that when you pair natural food...
Cheater Chicken Enchiladas

Cheater Chicken Enchiladas

If your days go anything like ours it is non-stop. From the moment we wake to the moment our heads hit the pillow there is always something to get done. If my day gets away from me it is often dinner plans that get put on the back burner.  Having a few easy prep, low...
PiggyBack Shrimp

PiggyBack Shrimp

There are times you get to a holiday party and you bring your go to dish. Some artichoke dip or a buffalo chicken spread, then there are times you want to step it up a notch… These PiggyBack Shrimp will have people begging you for the recipe. At least I did. The first...
Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecans

Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecans

A sweet potato casserole with pecans that’s so good, you won’t miss the marshmallows! It’s sweet, with a great texture. Possibly my favorite holiday side dish!! Sweet Potato Casserole I’ve been making Thanksgiving dinner for several years now....
Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

Back when we first started eating clean, I thought it might be a good idea to try my hand at making homemade spaghetti sauce from scratch.  You know, buy a ton of tomatoes, cook them, simmer everything on the stove for hours, and then use the batch for several rounds...