Thanksgiving Dinner Made Easy with My Cranberry Sauce Recipe

Thanksgiving Dinner Made Easy with My Cranberry Sauce Recipe

We’re making Thanksgiving Dinner a little easier here at the site & I am starting with my Sweet & Tangy Cranberry Sauce Recipe. I LOVE Thanksgiving & traditions, but a couple of years ago I found myself resenting how much time I spent in the kitchen the ‘day of’ & how little time I spent with my family and friends. … Read More

Easter Egg Decorating Family Fun

Marble Easter Eggs in Whipped Cream

Once we cleaned our hands!  We let the whipped cream covered eggs set for about an hour on a drying rack in the fridge and then wiped away the excess with a damp paper towel.  Voila! Gorgeous marbleized Easter Egg Decorating fun that the kids will enjoy telling everyone about..

Make these Rainbow Parfaits for Easy Fruity Fun Yum

Rainbow Fruit Parfaits

We love all things rainbow. Check out this delightfully easy way to serve up fruit for breakfast, in the lunchbox or as an after school snack. Rainbow Parfaits by Jodie Fitz Red layer = strawberries, watermelon or red raspberries Orange layer = cantaloupe, oranges Yellow layer = pineapple, bananas, or mangoes Green layer = green grapes, honey dew melon or … Read More

Shamrock Chips & Heirloom Tomato Salsa Make a Festive Snack

Shamrock Chips & Heirloom Tomato Salsa Make a Festive Snack

Homemade Shamrock Chips with this Lucky Salsa recipe make for a festively delicious St. Patrick’s Day snack. Simply grab the FlatOut® Garden Spinach flatbreads at the deli & turn them into shamrock chips everyone will love. These crunchy, savory chips are perfectly served with a little Lucky Salsa made from heirloom tomatoes. While the chips are baking, you can whip … Read More

Lovin’ this Easy No-bake Cheesecake Recipe for Entertaining

No-bake Cheesecake Recipe

I love a good old fashioned cheesecake, especially my grandmother’s recipe. However, there’s not always time for it. So, as an alternative & a way to simplify my life, I am lovin’ this no-bake cookies n’ cream no-bake Cheesecake recipe. No-bake Mini Cheesecakes by Jodie Fitz THE FILLING: 8 oz. whipped cream cheese 8 oz. whipped topping 3/4 – 1 … Read More

Festive and Easy Homemade Bruschetta with Holly Leaf Flatbread Chips

Homemade Bruschetta & Flatbread Chips

The holidays are here & we are excited at the Price Chopper Kids Cooking Club. I love all of the good old-fashioned traditional recipes that come with the holiday season, but also love squeezing in a few ‘better bites’ along the way. This month we’re putting a twist on some oldies, but goodies. The kids can grab the cookie cutters, … Read More

Thanksgiving Leftovers made Tasty with this BBQ Turkey Pizza with a Twist

Thanksgiving Leftovers turned into a Barbecue Turkey Pizza

Let’s face it, Thanksgiving is fantastic, but it comes with a L-O-N-G week of prep!  And, after all of the guests have gone, the house has been reclaimed & all the good dishes are put back in their place, there’s nothing like a couple of evenings of a ‘cooking’ hiatus.  And, although I love one night of warm-up & the ever famous turkey sandwich, by … Read More

Thanksgiving Dinner made Easy with these Roasted Potatoes

Serving an Easy Thanksgiving with Roasted Potatoes

We’re making Thanksgiving Dinner a little easier here at the site & I am starting with my side dishes, including my tri-colored, roasted potatoes. At each post, just in case you didn’t catch the one before, I’m sharing how a couple of years ago I found myself resenting how much time I spent in the kitchen the ‘day of’ & … Read More

Cheers to Thanksgiving with this Fall Sangria

Fall Sangria

Entertaining this Thanksgiving?  We will have 12 for dinner & will be up over 20 for dessert by the end of the day.  When dessert rolls around and more guests join us at the Fitz Family homestead, I will be pulling out one of my favorite cocktails to share this year; it’s my Fall Sangria mix.  It’s the perfect treat to … Read More

Watermelon Heart Kabobs

Valentine's or birthday fun with fruit kabobs

We are wrapping up our Valentine fun at the site with Watermelon Heart Kabobs!  I happen to be the mom that’s signed up for the fruit share this year and we decided to give our Valentine’s treat a little heart :)…. These are great for classroom parties, after school snacking fun or birthday parties and they are super duper easy. … Read More