Cheesy Garlic Breadsticks for a Crowd (Makes 75!)


If you are looking for a large batch breadstick recipe, this one is for you! These are perfect for large gatherings of all kinds…girls camp, youth conference, scout camp, church dinners, family reunions, etc. Along with the recipe and instructions listed below you will notice there are two different recommendations for storing and serving them. […]


Summertime Menu Plan, Week #9


Hey there, dear reader! Thanks for dropping by today for this installment of my Summertime Weekly Menu Plan. For those of you who dropped by last Saturday and found no new menu plan post, I do apologize! I had been away at Girls Camp, followed by a quick trip to Bear Lake where my internet […]


Hearty Spaghetti Sauce for a Crowd


Last week I packed my gear and headed off to Girls Camp… with these wonderful Young Women Leaders… …and some amazing Young Women. We had a great time together (amidst the dirt, bugs and one powerful rain storm!) For dinner one night we had a pasta bar. We made several kinds of pasta (my friend Cindi prepped […]


Summertime Menu Plan, Week #8


Hello there dear reader! Before we move along to this weeks recipes, allow me to announce the winner of the $50 Amazon Gift Card from last weeks giveaway (for any of you book lovers out there who missed the post, you can see it HERE. Many great book recommendation are found within the post and […]


Sheet Pan Taco Nachos


If you are looking for a great, simple, ever-so-easy, dinner or lunch recipe of wonder…this is it, my friends. These Sheet Pan Taco Nachos are packed with wonderfully seasoned ground beef, melted cheese, fresh tomatoes and cilantro. Then, a creamy taco dressing is drizzled over the top bumping them right up and over the edge […]


Summertime Menu Plan, Week #7


  Hello there dear reader and Happy Summer to you! I have a fun lineup of food for you this week, including two zucchini recipes (just in case you have a few from your garden!)… Grilled Zucchini and Frosted Chocolate Zucchini Cookies which happen to be two of my favorite ways to use up garden zucchini. […]


Great Books to Read this Summer (2017 Edition) and $50 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway


Hey there fellow book fans. 🙂 I have my semi annual list of book recommendations for you all today! You can see all past Book Recommendation Lists by clicking HERE. There’s a wide variety of genres in this summers list, including some fantastic historical fiction (my favorite!), a fun turn of the century romance and a juvenile […]


Summertime Menu Plan, Week #6


Hey there, dear reader. I’ve got a great lineup of food for you this week, including a fabulous (and super easy!) Blueberry Cobbler, an amazing Chinese Chicken and Noodle Salad and a delicious Grilled Balsamic Flank Steak. Hope you find something to love! Have a great week, everyone! To PRINT the plan click HERE. Chinese […]


Chocolate Chip and Toffee Cookies


I’m super excited to share these amazing cookies with you today! They are nice and chewy on the inside, while remaining slightly crispy on the outside. Not only are they studded with semi sweet chocolate chips and toffee pieces, but have grated Hershey Chocolate bar rolling through the dough as well. The chocolate bar gives […]


Summertime Menu Plan, Week #5


  Hello dear reader! I’ve got a great lineup of food for you this week, including some fun Red White and Blue Cupcakes, my recipe for Perfect Grilled Burgers and a couple of fantastic salad recipes. If you are looking for more Red White and Blue recipes click HERE and if you still need recipe […]