Chicken Enchiladas

These delicious Chicken Enchiladas are a staple at our house.  We have them for dinner at least once a month.  It is also one of my favorite go-to recipes when company is coming over. I serve these chicken enchiladas with our Mexican Rice, our Restaurant Style Refried Beans, and our Best Guacamole Ever.  Everyone LOVES this … [Read more…]

Weekly Menu Plan #45

We have gotten together with some of our favorite food bloggers to bring you this custom weekly menu plan. We will all be sharing some of our favorite recipe ideas for you to use as you are planning out your meals for the week. Just click any of the recipe titles or pictures to get … [Read more…]

How to Make Cocktail Shrimp (and save $)

Who else goes to a party, sees cocktail shrimp and thinks, “Woah, fancy party!”?  I’m sure I’m not the only one because we all know how expensive cocktail shrimp can be (especially cocktail shrimp that is good quality). That stuff can be pricey! A good price for decent cocktail shrimp is upwards of $12-$15/lb… which … [Read more…]

Homemade Taco Seasoning Mix

My family loves tacos and this Homemade Taco Seasoning Mix makes taco night at our house a snap.  The blend of spices in this mix make a great tasting taco meat and you can kick it up a notch by adding some crushed red pepper if you like it hot.  One batch of this mix makes … [Read more…]

Weekly Menu Plan #44

We have gotten together with some of our favorite food bloggers to bring you this custom weekly menu plan. We will all be sharing some of our favorite recipe ideas for you to use as you are planning out your meals for the week. Just click any of the recipe titles or pictures to get … [Read more…]

Pina Colada Smoothie

This Pina Colada Smoothie is a tasty, low-calorie drink. It is only 180 calories per 2 cup serving, but it tastes like dessert! It doesn’t have a lot of processed sugar and it’s full of fruit! Coconut and pineapple is definitely one of my favorite combinations. It is so tangy and sweet and perfect for … [Read more…]

Lemon Pesto Rice

This lemon pesto rice makes the most amazing side dish to just about any meal.  It has a delicious pesto flavor with a kick of lemon.  It is especially good made with our recipe for Fresh Basil Pesto HERE.  This rice is FAR better than anything you can make from a box.  I have tried different … [Read more…]

Homemade Window Cleaner

Spring cleaning time is here and this Homemade Window Cleaner is a huge help in getting the job done when it comes to cleaning windows.  It is so beautiful outside right now.  The trees and flowers are starting to blossom, the sky is so blue, and I want to see it nice and clear through clean … [Read more…]

Weekly Menu Plan #43

An all new delicious menu plan to help you plan out your week! We have gotten together with some of our favorite food bloggers to bring you this custom weekly menu plan. We will all be sharing some of our favorite recipe ideas for you to use as you are planning out your meals for … [Read more…]

Favorite Baby Must-Haves (and $25 off an Owlet Monitor)

Every mommy of a newborn has her list of favorite things that she can’t live without. Since recently welcoming a new little one into our family, I have been thinking about my personal list… my list of things I recommend to all my friends who are new or seasoned moms, things I wish I would … [Read more…]

Cherry Vanilla Cookies

These Cherry Vanilla Cookies are going to be your new go-to cookie recipe. I like these even better than Chocolate Chip! They are moist and chewy and they have the best flavor. Confession time: I am actually a HUGE cookie snob! I will not eat any cookies unless they are homemade from our recipes. I … [Read more…]

Weekly Menu Plan #42

We have gotten together with some of our favorite food bloggers to bring you this custom weekly menu plan. We will all be sharing some of our favorite recipe ideas for you to use as you are planning out your meals for the week. Just click any of the recipe titles or pictures to get … [Read more…]

Picnic Cake

This is called Picnic Cake for many good reasons.  It is the perfect cake to take on a picnic because, without frosting, it is easy to transport and it doesn’t have to be kept refrigerated. The richness of the cake makes it great for serving a crowd because you can serve smaller pieces and everyone is … [Read more…]

Egg Salad Sandwich

There’s nothing like a good Egg Salad Sandwich, and this one is by far my favorite recipe. It is smooth and creamy and flavorful, and just the best.  Don’t skip the fresh dill in this sandwich, it makes all the difference.  I also love eating my egg salad sandwiches on a buttery croissant with butter … [Read more…]