Thick and Hearty Seafood Chowder

This is hands-down my favorite seafood chowder recipe (including seafood chowders that I have had in restaurants). The best thing about it is that you can use what you have on hand! Last time we made this we stirred in some fresh lobster and oh. my. gosh. it was delicious. Crab meat would be a … [Read more...]

Cajun Fried Chicken Po’ Boys

These Cajun Fried Chicken Po’ Boys are the prefect way to celebrate Mardi Gras!  I ordered several different Po’ Boys when I visited New Orleans, but the spicy chicken ones were my very favorite!  This chicken is pan fried in cajun spices, placed on a french roll that is layered with spicy remoulade sauce, and topped with … [Read more...]

Easy Cheesy Manicotti

If you love cheese – this is the recipe for you! There is cheesy goodness in every bite of this Easy Cheesy Manicotti. What makes this manicotti so easy? You don’t have to boil the manicotti noodles before baking! This really simplifies the process of making manicotti, and this is why it is a go-to … [Read more...]

Sour Cream Lemon Pie

This sour cream lemon pie is an all-around winner.. and it is SO easy! I know I might be jumping the gun a little because this is a Summer/Spring recipe and it isn’t even Valentine’s Day yet, but I can’t help myself! We have had a little taste of warm weather and I am in … [Read more...]

Red Velvet Brownies

These Red Velvet Brownies are the perfect dessert for the people you love on Valentines Day!  They are going to love the rich red velvet with bits of mini chocolate chips mixed in, topped with a rich and creamy cream cheese frosting, then drizzled with a delicious vanilla raspberry sauce and sprinkled with more little … [Read more...]

Disney Resort Vacation Giveaway from Smucker’s Uncrustables

We are so excited to share this amazing 5 day/4 night Disney Vacation for 4 people sponsored by Disney and Smucker’s Uncrustables!! Smucker’s Uncrustables is calling all Disney Side adventurers! From January 20 through February 16, consumers can share a photo of their family showing their Disney Side being wild world wanderers, true believers, tireless … [Read more...]

Golden Detox Smoothie

I needed this Golden Detox Smoothie today!  I have eaten so much junk over the holidays, I am ready to clean things up in my system.  This is the perfect transition smoothie too, it is naturally sweet and delicious and loaded with so much that is good for you!  And the golden color from the … [Read more...]

Christmas Quiche

My family loves this Christmas Quiche.  The savory sausage and sweet cranberries combine to make a delicious breakfast or appetizer.  It is easy to throw together for a hot breakfast on a cold morning.  I like to serve this quiche with fresh fruit and muffins if I am hosting a holiday brunch.  To make it even … [Read more...]

Homemade Sparkling Cider

Homemade Sparkling Cider is a must in our family over the holidays!  I love the kind you get from the store but when we get together there are a lot of us, so a dozen glass bottles with little kids running around isn’t really the best option.  Not to mention it can get expensive!  I … [Read more...]