My boyfriend, Derek loves potato salad. I prefer macaroni salad not so much potato salad. I couldn’t see making so much food for just the 4 of us. I was on a mission to find a potato salad we both liked. I found it!!! Loaded Potato Salad! It is creamy and has a really good… Continue reading Loaded Potato Salad
Growing up, we made pepperoni bites. We deep fried them. Today, I still like pepperoni bites but the thought of frying them up doesn’t sit with me. These delicious pretzel pepperoni bites are baked!! Pretzel Dough Pepperoni Mozzarella Cheese You need about 1-1 1/2 inch ball of dough. Roll into a circle. Add cheese and… Continue reading Pretzel Pepperoni Bites
There are things that go a lot better with pretzels. This recipe tastes and smells similar to the Auntie Annie Pretzels you would get at the mall. You can use this dough to make pretzels and different types of rolls. 1 1/3 c warm water 2 1/2 tsp active dry yeast 2 Tbs warm milk… Continue reading Pretzel Dough Recipe
We all can get busy from time to time. A slow cooker is the perfect way to cook while you are away and still be able to come home to a home cooked meal. Salsa chicken tacos are simple and flavorful. 1 can of your favorite salsa 1 pkg Chicken breast or tenderloins Juice from… Continue reading Salsa Chicken Tacos!
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