Savory Sweet Cornbread Recipe


  There is a restaurant close to us called Napa River….they serve this cornbread…in these cute little cast iron skillets…slice it up into pie wedges…and serve it with warm butter. It. Is. Amazing. I was not a cornbread lover until I had Napa River Grills version. It is savory and sweet….a slight crunch of raw sugar on top…it is a perfect bread … [Read more...]

perfect potato soup recipe


Spring is around the corner…I can feel it. This potato soup is perfect for busy baseball nights…or just a quiet weekend evening at home. It cooks up quick and reheats nicely too. Pair it with a hearty salad and you are good to go! Pssss...this recipe is low calorie too....and you won't even realize all the fat that is missing:)   An … [Read more...]

Easy Oven Baked Babyback Ribs


Yes....I am sharing ribs on Ash Wednesday....but you can go buy the ribs and have them tomorrow for dinner:) (Plus... I know not all of my readers are the non-meat-eating days of Lent don't apply to you) Anywho, these ribs are a real crowd pleaser...and they couldn't be easier! Babyback ribs used to be one of those meals that I … [Read more...]

Chicken Bacon Casserole


I hope you had a wonderful restful weekend! We had a very productive one.....I am excited to share with you soon about what we have been up to....But since I have had zero time to get it all out of my head....I will share this yummy weeknight recipe instead:) Will spill beans soon.... My mom would make a casserole very similar to this one when I … [Read more...]

No box Chocolate Brownies (Easy Homemade Brownie Recipe)


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Keep the Flu away with Simple Wonton Soup (Wonton Soup Recipe)


This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Fellowes for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Popping in today to share some cozy soup…and chat about how to keep the sickies away:) We do everything we can to keep out of the Dr.s’ office….keep our hands clean, don’t share drinks, sneeze into your elbow instead of your hand….etc.…. … [Read more...]

Fresh Blueberry Whipped Cream (#littlechanges)


Another snow day here today....I have no words. So here is the recipe I am sharing:) Think spring friends, think spring.... My love for blueberries came to me later in life. I have baked them in muffins here and here….There is nothing like a fresh blueberry muffin with a hot cup of coffee. Seriously, my mouth is watering. So when my friends at … [Read more...]

Healthy Chicken Pot Pie Recipe


Your favorite comfort food is often times laden with unnecessary fat and calories. I set out to make my favorite comfort food, Chicken Pot Pie…and make it less fat…but still really tasty. I have shared with you a more traditional version of this recipe a long time ago. This recipe cuts a lot of the fat out…but none of the taste. It is just as … [Read more...]

Simple Roast Chicken


Clean, simple, homemade eating. This is a mantra for most everyone in January. The holidays and all the sweets they bring are gone and it is time to start eating food again. This is one of those recipes that really isn’t a recipe….and it fits the bill for being simple, homemade, and yummy…. We have a roasted chicken probably 3 to 4 times a … [Read more...]

5 minute oreo icebox cake


So last week or so I showed you how easy it is to make your own “cool whip” to use in desserts. I have a perfect dessert for you to try that will make everyone happy at your holiday gathering. This homemade oreo ice box cake can be made in about 7 minutes. No joke….so easy and you can top it with your favorite candy…make it your own:) I would whip … [Read more...]