Ridiculously Easy Mint Oreo Truffles

I love chocolate truffles. They are so cute and dainty and they make the perfect gift… and what I love most about these Mint Oreo Truffles is that a little bit of work goes a LONG way. With this ONE batch I was able to give away 4 medium-sized boxes of chocolates and I still … [Read more...]

Low-Cal Veggie Quesadillas

My in-laws made these for us a while back and we fell in love. These veggie quesadillas are FULL of flavor and quite healthy (under 400 calories per serving)! You can serve them with sour cream or salsa, but they are great all by themselves! My kids eat these up (they have no idea that … [Read more...]

GIVEAWAY: Cash for the Holiday Dash!

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Green Bean Casserole with Bacon and Onion Straws

Normally I am not a huge fan of green bean casserole… especially when it is made with canned beans, cream of mushroom soup, and those canned crispy onions. However, add onion straws and bacon and I am instantly a fan. If you MUST cut corners on this recipe and make substitutions… by all means, go … [Read more...]

Omelette in a Bag

We make these EVERY. SINGLE. TIME we go camping. They are SO easy and there is virtually no cleanup. I have all the ingredients prepped before we go camping so we simply wake up and get some water boiling… that’s it. Everyone loves making their omelettes EXACTLY how they want.. and it is fun! The … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Win Free Lasik Eye Surgery!

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Antipasto Pizza

This antipasto pizza was another delicious re-creation from a local restaurant here, it was so incredibly yummy.  I think what set this one apart was the addition of avocado (which you put on fresh at the end and I forgot to add before I took the picture).  I love pizza that is loaded with lots … [Read more...]

Country Vegetable Chowder

This country vegetable chowder is delicious! I know I say this about a lot of the recipes that I post, but it is one of our very favorites! I posted this for the first time a LOOONNNG time ago– like 5 years ago… (EXACTLY 5 years ago actually) but it wasn’t getting the traffic it … [Read more...]

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