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...]

Roasted Potatoes and Brussel Sprouts

We have been having Brussel sprouts around here a lot lately. They are so delicious and I can’t get enough of them! We made these roasted potatoes and brussel sprouts the other night with our Easy Cheesy Brussel Sprout Sauce and it was a huge hit. The potatoes tasted awesome dipped in the sauce too! … [Read more...]

Oh Baby Giveaway!

Is it just me or does springtime mean babies galore??? Three of our blogger friends had babies in the last few weeks! Must be something in the water I think…. We couldn’t be more excited to wish a huge CONGRATULATIONS to Alyssa (The Recipe Critic), Nikki (Chef in Training) and Elyse (Six Sisters Stuff)! To … [Read more...]

Frozen Banana Split Dessert

This Frozen Banana Split Dessert is the perfect recipe if you are feeding a crowd.  It is easy to make and inexpensive when you consider one recipe makes up to 24 servings.  My daughter turned 21 a few days ago, and we were having a big family dinner to celebrate.  I thought after 20 years of … [Read more...]

Snickers Apple Salad

This Snickers Apple Salad is a fun recipe! You can surprise your guests and let them guess what that chewy, caramel, nutty, deliciousness is in the salad, or garnish with extra snickers bars on top. I was at a potluck dinner many years ago and this salad was on the buffet line. I had no … [Read more...]

Two Camera Giveaway!

It’s a clickin’ summer giveaway! Win Nikon Camera for YOU and a FRIEND! You read that right – 2 free cameras! Now you’ll be able to take pictures of each other….or capture sweet summer memories of your family. It’s easy to enter. Don’t have an instagram account? No worries…go ahead and set one up. They … [Read more...]

Easy Cheesy Brussel Sprout Sauce

Why is it that brussel sprouts always get a bad rap? I must admit, growing up I was a little wary of them– I’m not sure why. Maybe because in all the kids books they are always knocking them.. or maybe it was just playground rumors? Either way, once I gave them a fair chance … [Read more...]

Crockpot Steak and Gravy

I was introduced to this 3 ingredient Crockpot Steak and Gravy by a good friend of mine, Rashona, many years ago.  It was a busy time in my life and she suggested this recipe to use for those crazy days when you just don’t have time to make dinner later in the day.  It is … [Read more...]

Grilled Artichokes with Lemon Mayo Dip

Grilled Artichokes are one of my very favorite appetizers/side dishes!  I am seriously crazy about them right now, I can’t get enough!  I like my vegetables but these are by far my favorite!!  And they are low in calories, less than 40 calories per artichoke half!  Of course, after we are through with them that number is … [Read more...]