Category Archives: Recipes

Easy Feta Chicken Bake

I’m a big fan of easy dinner recipes.  This feta chicken dish is not only easy, it also requires very few ingredients.  For me, that’s a win-win!  I found it in a magazine many years ago and it’s been a family favorite ever since. Easy Feta Chicken Bake Ingredients 6 boneless skinless chicken breast halves …

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Lemon Supreme Pound Cake

I love to bake, but sometimes I don’t have a lot of time to spend in the kitchen.  So when I found this recipe on the Duncan Hines website, I immediately pinned it to my “Sweets and Treats” pinterest board in the hopes that I would remember to try it one day.  Well, that day is …

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Delicious Fruit Dip

The weather is warming up and spring seems to have arrived!  After a long winter, it’s wonderful to see the cherry trees around our house beginning to bloom and spring flowers around every corner.  It’s also great to see some fresh berries in the grocery store.  I brought home two packages of strawberries the other …

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Apple Crumble

We’ve had some beautiful fall weather these last couple of weekends.  This past Saturday, we decided to spend the morning at a local farm.  The kids had a wonderful time seeing the goats, finding their way through the straw maze, and especially picking apples.  Perhaps we were a little overzealous in our apple picking.  When …

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Iced Pumpkin Cookies

Nothing says Fall like the smell and taste of pumpkin.  I went on allrecipes.com to find a good pumpkin dessert, and found this recipe for iced pumpkin cookies.  They sounded easy and delicious, so I thought I would give them a try.  And I’m so glad I did!  They were simple to make and oh …

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Caramel Popcorn Recipe

I found this recipe for Caramel Popcorn in the October 2011 Real Simple magazine and had to try it out.  It was wonderful!  It was easy to make and oh so yummy!  It’s perfect for your next movie night or make it for your next party.  You won’t be disappointed. Here are the ingredients: The …

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Bar Cookies

      For anyone who loves chocolate and peanut butter as much as I do, here’s a delicious recipe for chocolate and peanut butter bar cookies.  They are easy to make, and are a great dessert to take to a labor day picnic. Bar Ingredients 1 c. flour 1 c. rolled oats 1/2 c. …

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Mom’s Best Ever Coffee Cake

While I enjoy cooking, my real love lies in baking.  Sure, finding and trying a new recipe for chicken can be satisfying.  But whipping up chocolate chip cookies, homemade bread, or double chocolate (with lots of chocolate chunks thrown in for good measure) brownies is heavenly!  My Mom is also a baker.  Even though she …

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Recipe- Busy Day Crock Pot Shredded Chicken Tacos

This is one of my all time favorite recipes because it can be the solution to many dinner problems.  Hectic day with no time to cook?  Make this chicken taco recipe!  Expecting a few extra guests for dinner tonight?  Just double this chicken taco recipe.  And for days like today, when the temperature will be …

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Summertime Drink recipe

Summer is here, and I wanted to share one of my favorite summertime drink recipes.  It’s great for a picnic or to have in your freezer for when guests drop by unexpectedly.  You can make a non-alcoholic version by substituting 2 cups of Apricot nectar for the Apricot Brandy. Apricot Brandy Slush Ingredients: 5 cups …

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