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Boise in the Fall – Image found here   …I have the best big sister a girl could ask for? My oldest sister surprised me with tickets to Boise for the weekend. I plan to hang out with my...

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Mediterranean Salad

I saw this recipe in a Sunset magazine a few months ago and thought it looked delicious. I had all the ingredients on hand so I decided to make it for lunch. I adapted it a bit by adding...

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Berry Banana Bread

I had two very ripe bananas to use up and some frozen fruit in the freezer so I decided to bake a loaf of berry banana bread. I was lucky enough to be sent a couple more bottles of...

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Turkey, Brie and Cranberry Chutney Panini

How can something so simple and easy to make taste so AMAZING? I made a four ingredient sandwich for my son and I to share and we both thought it was delicious. My son told me it was awesome...

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No Bake Chocolate, Oatmeal and Coconut Cookies

We had friends coming over for dinner and I wanted to make a quick and easy dessert. I’ve been wanting to try no bake cookies for a long time but I was worried that my cookies may not set...

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Pumpkin Muffins with Cinnamon Chips and Walnuts

When I saw the pumpkin muffins on Two Peas and Their Pod, I knew I would make them immediately. I’ve been craving pumpkin lately and thought the muffins looked really delicious. My son and I had a great time...

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Scalloped Potatoes with Caramelized Onions

We were having steak for dinner and I thought some creamy potatoes would be a delicious side dish. I found this recipe on The Food Network for Scalloped Potatoes. I adapted it to work with what ingredients I had...

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Vegetable Soup with Cheese Tortellini

I made some really delicious homemade chicken stock recently and decided to use it as a base for a vegetable soup. We have all been getting over terrible colds in my house so I thought a soup packed full...

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Chicken Flautas with Jalapeno Jelly

I had some leftover roasted chicken to use up and was in the mood for Mexican so I decided to bake some flautas. I chopped up the chicken with peppers, onion, garlic, cilantro and seasonings before stuffing it into...

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Candy Cookies

My dear friend CurriĆ© and her family came over for dinner to celebrate her birthday. I made her favorite Chicken and Rice Casserolefor dinner. The kids and I decided to make cookies filled with M&M’s and Reese’s Peanut Butter...