Honey-Lemon Chicken

When it comes to food, there is one way to win my husband over…practically anything with a sauce! I want to share a delicious and succulent dish. Crispy chicken smothered in a smooth sweet and tangy sauce..yum! 11 ingredients may seem like a lot, but honestly when you’re making it you hardly notice it and…… Continue reading Honey-Lemon Chicken

Crispy Meatballs

Meatballs are one of those things that once you get the right recipe and perfect your own cooking method it will come naturally each time you prepare them. There is a basic meatball recipe that I stick to, except one day the worst thing for meatballs happened…no breadcrumbs…no bread. Unfortunately I had everything ready and…… Continue reading Crispy Meatballs

Crockpot Chicken Tortilla Soup

You know what’s good? Chicken Tortilla Soup. You know what’s better? Making it in a crockpot! Yes, it takes longer than just making it on the stove top, but if you are already having a long day and crock pots are your best friend when it comes to having home cooked meals, then this is…… Continue reading Crockpot Chicken Tortilla Soup

Garlic Parmesan Red Potatoes

Who doesn’t love side dishes? The best thing about them is the unlimited variety, vegetables, starches, hot, cold, sweet or savory…it’s endless! Here is a great way to add your main dish a little extra something with tender and crispy potatoes packed with flavor! 1/2 lb. Red Potatoes (halved or quartered)1 1/2 Tbsp. Olive Oil1/3…… Continue reading Garlic Parmesan Red Potatoes

Cut-Out Sugar Cookies

Hello! Let me just say that it’s almost Christmas!!! Like everyone who isn’t a Grinch, I love Christmas! Too be honest I’ve gotten more into the holidays now that I have children than before, it’s just a fun and exciting experience overall. Since my kids are getting bigger I’m trying to find new traditions to…… Continue reading Cut-Out Sugar Cookies

Blackberry Shortbread Cookies

I’ve had an itch to bake some cookies recently, and with a blackberry jam I made, I figured I could add it some shortbread cookies! This is a version of the Knotts berry shortbread cookies that I love! They are so decadent with the perfect touch of sweetness. You can make them as simple as…… Continue reading Blackberry Shortbread Cookies

Homemade Blackberry Jam

Over a week ago I bought a small box of blackberries thinking the kids would devour them…boy was I wrong. Almost everyday I offered the berries and they were rejected each time. I really didn’t want it to go bad so I figured I would use it in a recipe and by making a jam…… Continue reading Homemade Blackberry Jam

Soft Dinner Rolls

Holiday season means tons of great food, time of giving and best of all family time. This dinner roll is so great to serve during family dinners and potlucks! So soft and fluffy it melts in your mouth, it’s a dinner roll that is very versatile and great year round. They can easily become a…… Continue reading Soft Dinner Rolls

Stove Top Velveeta Mac & Cheese

Guys this recipe is a wonderful, velvety and cheesy mac and cheese! It is easy and fast to make and can be featured as a main dish…not just a side dish. I love macaroni and cheese with any cheese sauce, any pasta, stove top or baked, it’s all good! I usually prefer the Velveeta cheese sauce…… Continue reading Stove Top Velveeta Mac & Cheese

Chicken Gnocchi Soup

It’s Saturday! Finally it’s the weekend and its time to “sleep in”! Well the parent’s version of “sleeping in”…which is basically an extra 30 minutes laying in bed from your usual wake up time or simply not having to jump out of bed and rush to get yourself and the kids ready to start the…… Continue reading Chicken Gnocchi Soup