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Black Friday Cookbook Sale!

Hello all! Just popping in quickly today to let you know that my cookbook will be on sale for $10.00 (including shipping!) for the next week. Grab one for you sister or your aunt or your neighbor Betty Lou. They make a great gift! Purchase Cookbooks HERE. Have a great weekend (be safe out there […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

I couldn’t help but share this amazing quote on gratitude with you all today. It’s one of my very favorites and comes from a talk given by Dieter F. Uchtdorf (LDS church leader). It had never occurred to me before hearing it, that gratitude (among many other things) is an expression of hope and that possessing […]

Winter Fruit Salad with Cinnamon Rum Sauce

Just a heads up for you dear readers today, my Cookbook will be going on sale for $10 a copy on Black Friday. It would make a great Christmas gift! This super fast and easy Winter Fruit Salad makes a perfect side dish to bring along to a party, or to serve alongside your Thanksgiving or Christmas Dinner. […]

Weekly Menu Plan: Nov 21-28

Thanksgiving Week is upon us, hooray! I know many of us will be busy this week preparing food for the big day, so the recipes I’ve included in this weeks meal plan are super simple. Included are also three of my favorite “Thanksgiving Leftovers” recipes to give you a few ideas of what to do with […]

Chocolate Pecan Pie

This is a sponsored post from The Plus Side. Traditional Pecan Pie is one of my favorite Thanksgiving pies, to be sure. I love the textural combination of crunchy pecans and sweet sticky filling. I love the rich flavor and the flaky crust. Yum. This Chocolate Pecan Pie I’ve brought to share with you today […]

My Favorite Things in 2015

Hello and welcome friends and visitors! Today, I am excited to be participating in a Blog-Hop version of My Favorite Things hosted by 320 Sycamore. Fun! There are 12 blogs participating, each sharing a post that highlights a few of their favorite things from 2015. I’ve had a great time thinking back over the year and […]

Cranberry Orange Bundt Cake with White Chocolate Glaze + 19 more Bundt Cake Recipes

This Cranberry Orange Bundt Cake with White Chocolate Glaze just might be my new favorite dessert. I love anything with cranberry and orange, truly I do. Pair them with white chocolate and I’m a gonner, seriously. Last year I shared a recipe for Cranberry Orange Bliss Bars that has shown up a few times in my dreams. Embarrassing, […]

Weekly Menu Plan: Nov 14-21

Another week is upon us! I have a great line up of food for you this week, gang…including a fabulous (super easy) chicken pot pie, hearty spaghetti with easy garlic cheese bread and an amazing crock pot chocolate lava cake. Enjoy! Fillo Dough Chicken Pot Pie Three Bean Chili Fluffy Dinner Rolls Creamy Chicken Enchilada […]

Lasagna Soup for a Crowd

There is a recipe for Lasagna Soup living in my archives that is one of my families favorites. This past fall I’ve been on some kind of Lasagna Soup kick and have made it several times this past month alone to take to a couple of pot luck parties and a church social. To feed a larger crowd (than […]

The Week’s Report: Friendship

Earlier this week a dear friend sent this comic (drawn by Sarah’s Scribbles) to me. Great stuff, isn’t it! I particularly loved the line “You are so pretty I could die!” and the last frame where all of the friends are holding her up like she is the champion of life in general. Female friendship is pretty […]