One Pot Macaroni and Cheese

Bowl of macaroni and cheese in a small bowl topped with fresh tomatoes and avocados in a navy bowl

One pot macaroni and cheese is an easy dinner that takes only 30 minutes to make.  It’s kid friendly and a great recipe for them to make with some supervision.  Top it off with fresh veggies for added yumminess. One Pot Macaroni and Cheese Macaroni and cheese is always delicious.  It’s definitely on the comfort food list and perfect for … Read More

Italian Cookies

An Italian cookie in the shape of a cookie ball glazed with an almond sugar glazed and topped with holiday sprinkles of red, green and white on a plate to be served

These Italian Cookies are pure deliciousness.  These are easy cookies to make.  They are the perfect cookies to add to your holiday cookie exchange or cookie platter. Italian Cookies These Italian Cookies are pure nostalgia for me and this is NOT my own recipe, it’s been around for generations.  It’s a share from my cookie platter to yours.  When my … Read More

Easy Holiday Fruit Kabobs are Great Party Food

Three white bowls of fruit that includes honey dew melon cut into round circles, kiwi circles, pineapple pizzas cut into stars with a fruit kabob on a skewer with alternating green fruit and a pineapple star on top

Need a party snack idea that’s deliciously easy for your guests?  Try these holiday fruit kabobs.  What’s great about this simple recipe yum is that you can totally prep the fruit and dip ahead of time, pull it out and let your guests create their own fruity fun.  It makes life so creatively easy! These holiday fruit kabobs are perfect for … Read More

Taco Bites are Easy Dinner Fun

Taco bites topped with shredded cheese arranged on a baking sheet

Taco Bites are an easy and delicious bite.  Taco bites are easy to make.  They can be served as a kid-friendly dinner or an easy appetizer for any gathering. Taco Bites are Easy Dinner Fun I have been serving this taco meat recipe since my boys, now much taller than their mom, were little.  It’s actually a recipe I talk … Read More

Snicker Stuffed Cookie Recipe

A plate of peanut butter snicker stuffed baked cookies with a chocolate drizzle and holiday sprinkles on top of red, green and white

Snickers Stuffed Cookies are amazing!  These cookies are delicious and are perfect for cookie platters, the holiday cookie exchange or simply for a family share.  m Snicker Stuffed Cookie Recipe My friend turned me on to the Snicker Stuffed Cookie years ago.  I’ve made very little tweaks to this recipe; just a couple of minor ones.  It didn’t need much in … Read More

Reese’s Stuffed Cookies

Rows of Reese's filled chocolate cookies with peanut butter drizzle on top on a table

Reese’s stuffed cookie are absolutely delicious.  These cookies are easy to make.  They are the perfect addition to your cookie platters or holiday cookie exchange. Reese’s Stuffed Cookies These Reese’s stuffed cookies are our new family favorite.  They are absolutely amazing!  The soft chocolate cookie dough wrapped around a miniature Reese’s peanut butter cup candy baked to perfection and then … Read More

Sheet Pan Chicken Fajitas

Sheet pan chicken fajitas on a baking sheet cooked with sweet onions, red onions and red, green, yellow and orange bell peppers with grape tomatoes, cooked corn, shredded cheese, rice and avocados for serving

Sheet pan chicken fajitas are easy and delicious.  This chicken fajita recipe is a definite add to the menu planning.  It’s a delicious addition for your family meals.  Sheet Pan Chicken Fajitas Sheet pan chicken fajitas are absolutely delicious!  This chicken recipe can be served in a tortilla, but we often like to turn them into chicken fajita bowls.  It’s … Read More

A Little Food Comfort with My Beef Stew Recipe

A bowl of beef stew with green bell peppers, potatoes and carrots in a white bowl

Beef stew is the perfect cold weather comfort food.  It’s perfect to make on the weekend as part of your menu planning.  It’s equally delicious to serve as leftovers during a busy weeknight meal. A Little Food Comfort with My Beef Stew Recipe You know I’m all about the ‘quick & easy’ kind of recipes that help me juggle food, … Read More

Quick & Easy Breakfast Recipe with the Choco Monkey Smoothie

Choco Monkey Smoothie made with cocoa powder, banana, peanut butter and other ingredients served in glasses with blue and white striped straws

We have been H-U-G-E smoothie drinkers over the years; they’re great for busy breakfast mornings or after school snacks!  In fact, my youngest would drink the Choco Monkey Smoothie three times a day, seven days a week if I’d let her; it is without doubt one of her personal favorites.   Check out the recipe in the video below; NOTE:  … Read More

Get the Scoop with this Easy Pumpkin Ice Cream Recipe

Pumpkin Ice Cream served in homemade edible phyllo dough bowls with caramel and chocolate sauce drizzled on top

Pumpkin Ice Cream is easy and it’s delicious.  It’s a great addition to your Thanksgiving gathering dessert table.  Pumpkin Ice Cream can be made ahead to make your Thanksgiving prep easy. Get the Scoop with this Easy Pumpkin Ice Cream Recipe  Pumpkin Ice Cream? Last week I admitted that I’m not a gravy girl and top my turkey with my … Read More