Reader Tip Tuesday with this week’s Craft & Recipe Party

Reader Tip Tuesday with food & craft party

WELCOME to week 117 of the Reader Tip Tuesday Recipe & Craft Party If you partied here before, thank you for joining us & welcome back. If you are new to the party, we’re glad you are here & we’re excited to see your creativity. Reader Tip Tuesday is all about you! I truly enjoy hearing how we all make “it” work, … Read More

No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake Bites are a Sweet Dessert Serve

No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake

My Thanksgiving dessert menu is under construction and in its planning stages.  My No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake bites are a no brainer to add to the main list.  In fact, the ingredients for this recipe are great to have on hand, in the pantry and in the fridge for unexpected entertaining moments and last minute invites over the holiday season;  … Read More

Homemade Mashed Potatoes Recipe for Thanksgiving

Homemade Mashed Potatoes Recipe

Are you looking for a new Homemade Mashed Potatoes Recipe this holiday season?  Or, any season?  Check out this combination of sweet potatoes and white potatoes.  They are a dynamic duo of flavor.  It’s not a quick recipe, but it’s an easy recipe.   You can simply serve these as mashed potatoes, which does cut the time indicated below in the … Read More

Start the Day with a bite of this scrumptious Breakfast Pizza

FlatOut Flatbread Breakfast Pizza

Looking for something new for your crew to eat for breakfast? Look no further! Check out this FlatOut Flatbread Breakfast Pizza! It’s DELISH on a dish; something the entire family will enjoy. Below I’ve included my thoughts on how to make breakfast ahead of time so that you can stay on track during those busy early mornings…. And, if you … Read More

Fish Tacos on the Menu for Dinner

fish tacos

 This week we celebrated my husband’s birthday.  Secretly, I think he would like me to tell you that we celebrate his 29th birthday year after year ~ haha (and, of course I would like to tell you that little wish for mine too when it rolls around…)!  Just like everything in my life, special family celebrations revolve around food (lol).  And, so … Read More

My Chocolate Covered Cherry Fake Shake is actually filled with Healthy Ingredients

Chocolate Covered Cherry Smoothie

Nostalgia!  My mom loves chocolate covered cherries.  And, I love smoothies and ‘fake shakes’.  Fake shakes, in my world, are something that’s thick and delicious like a milkshake, but filled with better ingredients to sip vs. heavy cream and granulated sugar. So, I combined my mom’s love for chocolate covered cherries and my love for fake shakes together in this … Read More

Berry Crumb Muffin Recipe with Strawberries and Blueberries is perfect for Berry Season

berry muffins with crumb topping

I love berry season!  Check out this Berry Crumb Muffin recipe.  It’s a delicious way to use all of those amazing, delicious sweet strawberries and blueberries that are available right now at supermarkets, farmers markets and local farms.  We are really enjoying all of the flavors that summer season finally brings to the northeast. Berry-licious Crumb Muffin Recipe by Jodie Fitz … Read More

Sausage Soup! Another easy made, savory dinner…

sausage soup

It’s winter! It’s cold season! Heck, it’s plain cold outside & we’re all looking to keep warm. We all love a bowl of comfort in the cold temps; especially if you live in the northeast (or, any other wintery weather state).  We all want to be WARMed from the inside out & hence National Soup Month has appropriately been created and placed … Read More

No Cook Easy Refrigerator Blueberry Oatmeal

Refrigerator no cook blueberry oatmeal

Its simple, it’s easy, its fun to make.  If you’re making lunch the night before, take a few extra steps to throw these ingredients together, pop them in the refrigerator and make your mornings easy with this No Bake Overnight Blueberry Oatmeal Recipe. In fact, the kids can totally help with the prepping and stirring and layering and refrigerating. Once … Read More

Try this Sweet Frozen Lemonade Concoction We Call Bug Juice

frozen lemonade called Bug Juice

This frozen concoction using homemade lemonade will have the kids ‘bugging’ you for more. Grab the blender & serve up a whole new combo of sip, slurping fun the entire family will enjoy that we call ‘Bug Juice’ just for fun… Frozen Bug Juice by Jodie Fitz Cut the lemons in half to create four halves. Squeeze the lemon juice … Read More