Chocolate Cherry Cake

This Chocolate Cherry Cake made with Jell-O gelatin and Jell-O pudding tastes just like you are biting into a juicy cherry chocolate – maybe even better!  This is a variation on our Raspberry Lemon Cake that is also found on our website.  Both cakes make a cold, refreshing dessert.  The cake is so moist and … [Read more...]

Triple Chocolate Trifle

If you are looking for something easy and absolutely delicious to take to your next BBQ/block party/potluck, this, my friend, is it. You will be loved by all. The last time we made this triple chocolate trifle it was literally polished within minutes. I am not kidding– the bowl was practically licked clean. The time … [Read more...]

Raspberry Lemon Cake

This Raspberry Lemon Cake made with Jell-O gelatin and Jell-O pudding is a true family favorite!  Because it is kept refrigerated, the cake is cold and refreshing on a hot summer’s day.  As a little girl, I couldn’t get enough!  The cake is so moist and the pudding makes a light and creamy frosting.  I … [Read more...]

Chipotle’s Crispy Chicken Tacos

Whether you have been to Chipotle or not, now you can have Chipotle’s Crispy Chicken Tacos whenever you want!  There is something about the crispy shell, the perfectly cooked and seasoned chicken, and the corn salsa topped with cheese, sour cream and lettuce that makes these tacos over the top tasty!!!  I get these all … [Read more...]

Brazilian Beans and Rice with Sausage

This Brazilian beans and rice dish could not be easier, plus, my entire family raved about it! My husband even begged me to throw it into the “rotation”! It it only takes a few simple ingredients and less than 30 minutes start-to-finish. I was inspired to make this dish a couple weeks ago when I … [Read more...]

Spiced Molasses Cookies

These Spiced Molasses Cookies remind me of the 4th of July and other special occasions… mostly because of who they remind me of.  My wonderful mother-in-law, whom we lovingly refer to as “Grandma Blick” made these cookies often.  We spent as many 4th of July’s with her as we could.  She lived in the small … [Read more...]

Orange Pineapple Cake

This Orange Pineapple Cake is a perfect dessert for summer gatherings with family and friends.  Our dear family friend, Mary Alice, brought this cake to us and we loved it so much I had to get the recipe.  We have made it many times since and it always turns out great!  It is so light … [Read more...]

Crock Pot Pork Roast

This Crock Pot Pork Roast and Vegetables is a fix it and forget it meal that always turns out great.  The pork roast is always tender and juicy, and the vegetables are cooked to perfection.  I love my crock pot!  It is so handy on busy days.  I especially love the feeling I have all … [Read more...]