Loaded Potato Wedges

These Loaded Potato Wedges are the perfect appetizer for all your upcoming football game and tail gate parties!  We made these for several get togethers this summer and they were completely devoured!  This is basically our recipe for regular potato wedges with a serious upgrade in the flavor department. Be sure to get some good … [Read more...]

Baked Chicken Firecrackers

These Chicken Firecrackers make for a great game-day appetizer or a quick after-school snack for the kiddos. They remind me a lot of Southwestern Eggrolls, but they are easier AND they are baked! If you are making these as an appetizer you can cut them in half or in thirds to make for easier eating … [Read more...]

The Ultimate BLT

I have tried several BLT recipes, but this Ultimate BLT is my favorite.  It is fresh and crisp with the cucumbers added in, and you can’t go wrong EVER when you add avocado slices to a sandwich…Yum!  My daughter, Alexa, had this sandwich one night when she was visiting at her friend’s home – the Hansens. … [Read more...]

Blendtec Blender and Twister Jar Giveaway!

We have teamed up with Blendtec to bring you an awesome giveaway to start your Monday off right! One lucky person will win the all mighty powerful and amazing Blendtec Blender and Twister Jar. These blenders are the worlds most advanced blenders. Here are just a few of the amazing features that sets this blender … [Read more...]

Lemon Zucchini Bread

If you are trying to sneak zucchini into everything you are making this time of year, without your family knowing it’s there, this recipe is for you. This Lemon Zucchini Bread is so moist and lemony!  If I hadn’t put the zucchini in myself, I never would have known it was there!  I love zucchini … [Read more...]

Time to Play Giveaway!

The kids are back in school…IT’S TIME TO PLAY GIVEAWAY! WIN: A BlendTec Designer 725 Blender or GO-Pro 3+ Silver Edition or A Gibbons Slackline   Hugs and Kisses to the sites participating that make this giveaway possible. It’s easy to enter. See below! The kids are back in school…IT’S TIME TO PLAY!

Layered Pasta Salad

This Layered Pasta Salad tastes as good as it looks!  It is a complementary side dish at BBQ’s and potlucks, but it really is a full and hearty meal in itself.  I served this the another night at dinner with some corn on the cob, and it was very filling.  Everyone loved it!  I am … [Read more...]

Easy Fruit Pizza

This Easy Fruit Pizza is the result of a fruit pizza I tasted at a Pampered Chef party many years ago.  What a genius idea!  Sugar cookie dough, cream cheese, fresh fruit…what could possibly be better!  It is an especially yummy treat in the summer when fresh fruit is easily available from your own garden … [Read more...]

Turtle Cookies

I knew I wanted to make these turtle cookies the moment I discovered these baking caramel bits HERE.  These changed my life when it comes to caramel.  I love baking and making caramel apples with traditional caramels, but I HATE unwrapping every individual piece.  It takes forever!  Now I can have my cake and eat … [Read more...]