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Large Batch Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Hey there, friends. Summer has officially begun! Let the crazy/good times begin. 🙂 If you are a parent and have school aged kids that are now home for the summer, you and I understand that this is one wild time of year, am I right? It always takes me a couple of weeks to get into […]

Summertime Weekly Menu Plan #1: June 4-11

Hello friends! Welcome to summertime…the craziest time of the year, it seems. 🙂 I have to admit to struggling with meal planning and preparation during the summer months where schedules are loose, children are in grand abundance (everywhere I turn) and fun activities like camping/vacationing/general playing of all kinds are frequent. It can get a […]

How to Make canned Strawberry Syrup

I have been on a hunt for a great Strawberry Syrup recipe, my friends.  Something that would be great over pancakes, waffles or as an ice cream topping. A recipe that I could make and preserve in nice little jars to use throughout the summer, fall and winter. ‘Tis the season for strawberries, after all. […]

Weekly Menu Plan: May 28-June 4

Happy Memorial Day Weekend, all! Hope you have some great plans. 🙂 Another week’s worth of recipes for you and your family. Hope you find something to love!   Grilled Teriyaki Chicken Sandwich Oven Baked Sweet Potato Fries Crock Pot Shredded Mexican Beef Cilantro Lime Rice Garlic Chicken and Vegetable Bowtie Pasta Gourmet Green Salad […]

Fabulous Barbeque Chicken Kabobs

Summer-time is here, ladies and gentlemen! Which means it is due time to fire up your grill and cook something wonderful. Click HERE for a list of 75 Summer BBQ Recipes. With the Memorial Day Weekend near I thought it fitting to post these Fabulous BBQ Chicken Kabobs. They are so good, gang! Seriously, they […]

Cake Mix Dessert Waffles

Last summer my dear friend Julie told me about a party she went to where they served some yummy dessert waffles, made out of a cake mixes! Seriously, doesn’t that sound awesome! I have been eager to try my hand at them to test the texture and flavor and see what kind of yummy things would […]

75 Summer BBQ Recipes

Summer Time is upon us, friends. With Memorial Day Weekend coming up I thought it fitting to share a list of my favorite Summer BBQ Recipes. (Yes, all 75 of them…I have a lot of favorites, :)).  I will be leaving a picture link to this post along the sidebar for easy access throughout the season. […]

Weekly Menu Plan: May 21-28

Another week is upon us! If you are looking for something great to make for dinner this week, I’ve got you covered. Hope you find something to love! Sausage and Potato Skillet Dinner  Orange Julius  Lightened Up Beef Stroganoff Roasted Asparagus Classic Fettuccine Alfredo Macaroni Grill Bread Grilled Teriyaki Chicken Salad with Sweet Teriyaki Vinaigrette […]

Almond Joy Bars

I know there are many of you out there who adore coconut as much as I do. These Coconut Cream Cupcakes along with this Easy Coconut Cream Pie and this fantastic Coconut Ice Cream (Almond Joy Sunday) are a few of my very favorite desserts of all time. If there is coconut in something I am bound […]

Chewy Double Chocolate Cookies

Cookies are my very favorite thing to bake, in the whole wide world. Seriously! A cookie, warm from the oven…all gooey and wonderful…well, that’s my kind of heaven I can tell you that. Just look at that chewy chocolate delight. Delish! These cookies are sweet, fudgy and have an amazing texture. They are loaded with both milk […]