Three Bean Chili

Hello to all of you fall lovin’, Halloween plannin’, hearty meal makin’ readers. Hope you have had a great weekend and are finding yourselves rested and relaxed. No? Well, we can wish for it, can’t we. MyHandsomeHusband and I have started in on a little kitchen remodel. Nothing too drastic. Just trying to make a […]

Cinnamon Raisin Bread

Good morning fabulous blog reading friends! I have been asked by Cheerios to write a little post about my Ultimate Family Vacation. You can read all about it on my Review Blog. And for those of you who just want a good recipe…. …a recipe that is going to fill your house with a heavenly […]

Buzz Light Year Cake, To the Rescue!

  So it just so happens that my family and I have recently entered the world of Cable Television. I know, I know. We are a bit old fashioned and cheap. But we have dawned anew….and let me just tell you! There are a lot of channels being piped into my TV every single day. […]

Easy Spider Man Cake

“Hey good lookin’. What YOU got cookin’?”   Me?  What am I cookin’? Well this past August I was cookin’ a lot of cake, I can tell you that. Many of you know that 3 of my children share the same birthday. Yes. I said 3 of my kids, all born on the same day. […]

Buttercream Frosting

   Would you like to learn a little bit about making and decorating with Buttercream Frosting?  You would? I’m glad! I’m also glad, you only want to learn a little bit. Because I’m going to be strait with you here my friends. A little bit is all this girl knows. I am not a professional, […]

Baked Sweet Potato Fries

Suffice it to say, that I would be remiss if I didn’t post something wonderful for your French Dip Sandwiches!  Sweet Potato Fries.  I have always wanted to try making them. They look so tasty with their lovely orange color. I was not disappointed!  Scrum-diddle-umptious.  I made a very EASY, two ingredient sauce to go […]

French Dip Sandwiches in the Crockpot

Don’t you just love fall? Yesterday my TeenSonMark made a cute comment about it. And you know how you have to stop and take note when teenagers say something cute. “See Mom?” he said, when he opened the door to head off to school. “It’s starting to smell like cold. You know, like it will […]

Candy Corn Sugar Cookies and October Menu

Well hello there! Today I have a bit of a two for the price of one deal for you all. It just so happens that I wasn’t able to get my October Menu up and over the weekend. And it just so happens that I made these fun cookies on Sunday night and really couldn’t […]

Skills, talents and Pumpkin Patch Cookies

Happy October everyone! Time just seems to be flying by, doesn’t it? It seems the older I get, the faster it goes.Things change….I change….My kids get older….My hair gets grayer….And let’s not even talk about my hips. Thanks for not bringing it up.   Speaking of change, sometimes do you think about the things that […]

Taco Soup in the Crock or on the Stove Top

Well, well, well. How in the world are you! I hope this fall-ish season is treating you well. I say fall-ish…because the temperature around here seems to be so high still!!! What is going on? Who ordered 90 degree weather the last week of September. Was it you? Don’t worry now, I won’t turn you […]