Homemade Cracker Jacks


We love having movie nights at our house. Who can have a movie night without snacks? You know it is a super special movie night when there is Homemade Cracker Jacks involved! I will never forget being a few months pregnant with my oldest daughter and sending my hubby out in the middle of the […]

Cinnamon Roll Cake


Christmas Morning breakfast is usually one of 2 things at my house; French Toast Casserole, or Cinnamon Rolls.  This year I think that this Cinnamon Roll Cake may take center stage! When I first saw this recipe I knew it would be good, but  I had no idea. I really don’t know how to explain […]

Simple Sand Dollar Sugar Cookies


Christmas time means cookies! I love baking when it cools off outside! Here in florida it isn’t too cold but cool enough to bake these Simple Sand Dollar Sugar Cookies. The perfect way to celebrate being at the beach for Christmas. You can use any sugar cookie dough, even store bought if you are short […]

Black Bean & Cheese Bake


Cooking dinner doesn’t have to be a chore. Cooking smart and planning your meals can take a lot of the stress and guess work out of getting dinner on the table. This Black Bean & Cheese bake tastes phenomenal and took me only minutes to make! I made the Crock Pot Cuban Black Beans & Yellow Rice yesterday. […]

Gluten Free Brownie Peppermint Biscotti


The holidays are here, and I love baking treats that everyone can enjoy. Everyone should be able to have a biscotti with a cup of coffee. That is why I made these Simple Gluten Free Brownie Peppermint Biscotti. They are as decadent and amazing as they sound. Krusteaz came out with a new line of […]

Gingerbread Cheesecake Bites


The holidays are here and I love having guests and entertaining. I love to serve delightful treats, but I don’t always have a lot of time to spend in the kitchen. That is when I take a few short cuts and keep these Gingerbread Cheesecake Bites on hand in the freezer. YUM! My secret weapon […]

Bacon Tater Bombs


I just made the easiest, most tasty appetizer ever, and it took me less than 5 minutes to get them in the oven. Bacon Tater Bombs ~Drops Mic and walks away~ YOU GUYS! These are simple but the flavors together will blow your mind! It is just a tater tot, wrapped in a half a […]

Double Chocolate Banana Bread


Banana bread is a mainstay in my house. WE LOVE IT! We also turn it into a dessert very quickly by making this Double Chocolate Banana Bread. HELLO Darlin’! Try to tell me I can’t have a piece for breakfast. I dare you. It is amazing with my morning cup of coffee, and the kids […]

Raspberry Oatmeal Muffins


Bright Red Raspberries make me happy. They make me even happier in these Raspberry Oatmeal Muffins! My kids love muffins for breakfast, snack, really any time! I try to make them as healthy and nutritious as possible, and I want them to taste as good as they look. These simple Raspberry Oatmeal Muffins are perfect! […]

Peanut Butter Cheesecake Parfait


If I had to come up with a phrase to perfectly describe this Peanut Butter Cheesecake Parfait it would be….Simple decadence.  The kids got in the kitchen and helped me make this after a VERY LONG week.  We are run down, tired, and felt like we deserved a reward for making it to Friday. These […]

Crock Pot Jalapeno Bacon Dip


Football season is in full swing. Saturdays and Sundays my house is a food free for all. I think we have ditched meals and just gone to full blown appetizer extravaganza. You know what? I haven’t heard too many complaints. Especially when goodies like this Crock Pot Jalapeno Bacon Dip hit the table! I took […]