For as long as I can remember my mom decorated cakes. She used box cake mixes to make her cakes. She said that homemade cakes were to dense and heavy to work well. I didn’t even try making cake from scratch til I was in my mid twenties. The first attempt was a complete failure.… Continue reading Moist Dark Chocolate Cake!
Buffalo Chicken Soup is my favorite soup! Even during the hot summer months, I will make a batch of this soup. 32 oz Chicken broth 1/2 c orzo 1/2 chicken breast 1/2 c buffalo sauce Blue cheese or Parmesan cheese optional If you don’t like spicy stuff you can add less buffalo sauce for a… Continue reading Buffalo Chicken Soup
My kids love burritos! They are simple and easy to feed them, so I can’t complain when they ask for them. What you will need 1 big Chicken breast Large or medium flour shells 28 oz can Re-fried Beans 1 1/2 cup Shredded Cheese 1 pk Taco seasoning or 3 Tbs homemade seasoning 1/4 cup… Continue reading Chicken Bean Burritos
What girl doesn’t like chocolate? I am no exception to this. After finding these dark chocolate mint truffles at the local candy store. They are so good. After the first couple trips for truffles, the store changed the truffles. They changed the truffle from a mint flavored chocolate center to… Continue reading Truffles, yummy truffles!
When it comes to potatoes, my family really loves potato skins and twice bake potatoes to name a few. The one day, I came across a recipe for Irish Potato Bites. They really look good but my kids aren’t huge fans of corn beef. So I decided to make a version of these with bacon… Continue reading Little Bites of Potatoes
Years ago, I started making lemon poppy seed cake. It has grow to be a favorite in our house. I looked through recipe after recipe trying to find an easy Lemon Poppy Seed cake recipe. I wanted something easy that I could make with my kids or when we are busy. I couldn’t find any.… Continue reading Lemony Goodness Cake
My amazing boyfriend, Derek came up with this recipe before I meet him. I love wings, but I get tired of eating buffalo wings. When we first started dating, this was the first thing he ever made for me. I was in love!!! Ranch Taco sauce: 1 c Ranch dressing 1 c Italian dressing 1… Continue reading Ranch Taco Wings!
Tacos is a meal that often gets eaten several times a month in this home. You can make taco several different ways. I think the best way to start is with a good taco seasoning. I grew up using store bought taco seasoning packets. One day I was trying to make tacos for dinner and… Continue reading Tacos, Taco seasoning!!!!
My dad made meatballs for years. I don’t eat much red meat so I started making turkey meatballs instead. Personally I like the turkey meatballs best. Whether you are just eating meatballs, making subs or adding them to your spaghetti, you can’t go wrong with these meatballs. Meatballs: 2.5 lbs ground turkey 1/2 c… Continue reading Italian Meatballs
I remember craving tater tots as a kid. The older I got the less I enjoyed tater tots at all. One day we were looking for a side dish to have with dinner. I had some tater tots that needed to be eaten. These are simple to make. Plus it is easy to adjust… Continue reading Loaded Tater Tots