Mediterranean Salad

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...

Berry Banana Bread

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...

Turkey, Brie and Cranberry Chutney Panini

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...

No Bake Chocolate, Oatmeal and Coconut Cookies

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...

Pumpkin Muffins with Cinnamon Chips and Walnuts

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...

Scalloped Potatoes with Caramelized Onions

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...

Vegetable Soup with Cheese Tortellini

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...

Chicken Flautas with Jalapeno Jelly

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...

Candy Cookies

Candy Cookies

My dear friend Curri√© 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...

Chocolate Chip Pancakes

Chocolate Chip Pancakes

My kids have been asking for chocolate chip pancakes for awhile now. They really wanted them for breakfast but I had an early morning appointment to get to so I promised them a “breakfast for lunch” day. They were...