wordpress statistics

Easy Ultimate Party Meatballs

This is a partnered post. As always, all opinions are my own. With the Super Bowl just a couple weeks away I know party food is a hot topic right now.  Everybody is getting ready for game day and planning their Super Bowl menus. Although I don't watch the Super Bowl, it is still fun to have a day dedicated to eating party food. {Don't … [Read more...]

Portuguese Chourico Stew

During the colder months of the year I could live off of soups and stews. Most of the winter my time is spent curled up next to a heater buried underneath a blanket. I honestly can not stand the cold weather and will do anything necessary to escape the wrath it puts on my body. I simply adore a hearty stew because not only does it fill me up, it … [Read more...]

Rice Krispies Pops

I  simply can't believe that Christmas is two days away, y'all. Two days. Like in 48 hours. How is that even possible? With the kiddos on Christmas break at school, we decided to have a little fun in the kitchen and make some Rice Krispies Pops.  With cake pops being all the rage these days, we figured we could do something similar, only … [Read more...]

Rolled Toffee and Coconut Cookies

Did you know today is National Bake Cookies Day?  As if we needed an excuse to bake cookies, right? In honor of this special day, I've got a cookie recipe to share with y'all! For this  cookie recipe, you will roll the cookie dough in toffee (yum) and raw coconut before baking.  Heath bars work perfectly for the toffee. The toffee and chocolate … [Read more...]

Deck the Halls Biscotti

I can not believe that Christmas is less than 50 days away. I know I say this every single year, but this year really does feel like it flew by. I've already started my Christmas shopping and now I'm getting into the holiday spirit by creating easy, delicious treats in my kitchen. I’m working with MARS Corporation to help bring awareness to the … [Read more...]

Overnight French Toast Bake

I wanted to do something special for my husband and children this past weekend, so I made Overnight French Toast Bake!  I got the idea from my parents (who prepare breakfast at our church every Sunday) and changed things up just a little bit to fit our likes. And the result was a delicious treat! But y'all, don't take my word for it!  You'll … [Read more...]

Celebrate National Pound Cake Day on March 4th + Giveaway (Closed)

Did you know about National Pound Cake Day?  How cool that a dessert has it's own day, right?  National Pound Cake Day is March 4th and I'm going to share a yummy recipe using Pound Cake that I think you are going to totally enjoy, just like we did.  We tried two different recipes using the Sara Lee Frozen Pound Cake and both recipes were a … [Read more...]

300 Best Casseroles Recipes Book Review + Chicken, Sausage & Bean Cassoulet Recipe

Yet another book I received last month for review is 300 Best Casserole Recipes by Tiffany Collins.  I love casseroles as they are one-dish dinners, and I hate cleaning up a big meal after we are all so full and content! This is another Robert Rose publication and follows the same format as the previous cookbooks I have reviewed.  It is a nice, … [Read more...]

Tuna Pasta Salad Recipe

This is the last week in the H-E-B Back to School Meal Maker Challenge and I'm ending it with a very simple but tasty Tuna Pasta Salad recipe.  Every ingredient in this recipe can be purchased at H-E-B and there were in-store coupons that made this dish very inexpensive. Tuna Pasta Salad Ingredients 16 oz. Farfalle garden pasta 2 Tbsp … [Read more...]

Semi-Homemade Red Beans and Rice Recipe

In keeping with my current theme of cheap, easy and quick recipes, when I saw one of the current promotions at H-E-B, I knew a Red Beans and Rice recipe was in order.  The current promotion at H-E-B is: Buy Eckrich Meat or Beef Smoked Sausage 14 - 16 oz. assorted varieties, get Ranch Style Beans, 15oz. and Knorr Rice or Pasta Sides 3.8 oz. - 5.7 … [Read more...]