Author Archives: Jamie

Gourmet Green Salad

What could possibly be gourmet (and wonderful!) about a green salad, you might be wondering? Perfectly toasted homemade croutons? Garden grown lettuce, tomatoes and onions? Bacon that has been treated and smoked to perfection? (Ok, those all sound really good!) However delicious they may be, none are very practical in my real life, crazy busy, family friendly kitchen. […]

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White Chocolate Strawberry Brownies

Boy, do I have a decadently delightful recipe to share with you all today. I grabbed my standard brownie recipe (which is rich with fudgy goodness), spread a fantastic white chocolate frosting over them, then layered fresh strawberries on top with a drizzle of milk chocolate. They are so good, gang. Truly. They would be wonderful […]

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Weekly Menu Plan: April 30- May 7

Wow! Can you believe the calendar is flipping itself right over into May! I feel like time is flying by so quickly. The older I get the faster it goes. I would imagine many of you feel the same way as well. Spring is in full force here in Utah, and it is so beautiful. We […]

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Loaded BBQ Beef Sandwiches (Crock Pot)

Boy, do I have a killer fabulous sandwich for you all today. These Loaded BBQ Beef Sandwiches have multiple layers of magnificent flavor and that is no lie, my friends. I opted to use the Homemade Sandwich Buns I posted monday (recipe HERE) but you can easily use store-bought rolls and they will still be wonderful. The […]

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60 Minute Sandwich Buns

Homemade Sandwich Rolls have been on my Recipe Bucket list for a good long while now. I’ve tried many versions (including using my Fabulous French Bread Dough to make into buns…the dough was just too thick and heavy for a good sandwich roll, dang it!) Some recipes I’ve tried have been too light and didn’t hold […]

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Weekly Menu Plan: April 23-30

  Happy Weekend, everyone! I have a great line up of food for you today, including a fantastic grilled burger, some amazing baked beans and a phenomenal Blueberries and Cream Puff Pastry. Warm weather is on the horizon! Hooray! Have a great week all. Two new amazing recipes coming up this week. I’m excited to […]

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Loaded Peanut Butter Cup Caramel Chex Mix

A couple of weeks ago we had several couples over for a fun game night. My friend Heather brought along the most decadent, heavenly chocolate chex mix I have ever in my life witnessed. The stuff was loaded with all kinds of delicious goodies. We were all dying over it! I couldn’t help but grab […]

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Grilled Chicken and Pepper Quesadillas

I’ve been on a real quesadilla kick lately, friends. There are so many different flavor combinations available and they come together so quickly! These Grilled Chicken and Pepper Quesadillas are my latest favorite. I can’t get enough of them! I use premade grilled chicken breasts (see picture below) but you can certainly grill your own […]

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Weekly Menu Plan: April 16-23

Happy Weekend, everyone! I’ve got a terrific collection of recipes to share with you for this weeks menu plan, including a great breakfast for dinner option and a fabulous (melt in your mouth!) grilled flank steak that is divine. Hope you find something to love!   Chicken and Pesto French Bread Sandwich Caesar Salad with Homemade […]

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Cinnamon Roll Muffins

Sometimes, I really… really… …really get to craving a warm cinnamon roll complete with a gooey cinnamon filling and a heavenly maple glaze dripping off the edge. Yum! Unfortunately, I don’t always have time to whip up a batch of homemade cinnamon rolls and I have to make other arrangements, my friends. These wonderful Cinnamon […]

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