White Chocolate Dipped Pretzels

White Chocolate Dipped Pretzels

For the third treat in the kids’ teachers’ gift plates (first two treats were the Lemon and Blueberry Bars with a Coconut Crust and Triple Chocolate Cookies)I made pretzels dipped in melted white chocolate and topped with sprinkles. They...

Triple Chocolate Cookies

Triple Chocolate Cookies

Next up on my kids’ teachers’ gift plates (first was the Lemon and Blueberry Bars with Coconut Crust) are these rich and decadent cookies. I am certain they are delicious because I managed to save a few for my...

Lemon and Blueberry Bars with a Coconut Crust

Lemon and Blueberry Bars with a Coconut Crust

Need I say more? It’s that time of year again… gift plates for my kids’ teachers. I decided to make four special treats for the teachers this year. First up are these lemon bars. Words cannot express how tasty...

Pork Chops with Mushrooms, Dill, and Sour Cream Sauce

Pork Chops with Mushrooms, Dill, and Sour Cream Sauce

I saw this recipe on Closet Cooking and knew instantly I needed to make it. It reminded me of my Hungarian Mushroom Soup, which I LOVED, so I was excited to give this recipe a try. The pork turned...

Asparagus, Tomato, and Spinach Frittata

Asparagus, Tomato, and Spinach Frittata

I loved the Margherita Frittata so much that I made another frittata this week. I envisioned a veggie frittata with feta cheese but realized that I was out of feta. I used up the last of my asparagus and...

Green Chile and Pepper Jack Cheese Stuffed Chicken Breast

Green Chile and Pepper Jack Cheese Stuffed Chicken Breast

One of my husband’s favorite meals is my Green Chile Chicken so I had him in mind when I created this recipe. I stuffed some pepper jack cheese into some whole green chiles then stuffed it into a chicken...

Italian Sausage and Spinach Lasagna

Italian Sausage and Spinach Lasagna

Our dear friends just moved into a new home and while they have been busy painting, unpacking, and doing yard work, they haven’t had a lot of time for cooking. I made this big pan of lasagna to help...

Cinnamon, Oatmeal, Raisin, and Walnut Cookies

Cinnamon, Oatmeal, Raisin, and Walnut Cookies

I wanted to make some cookies for a friend so I used this recipe I found on Smitten Kitten. It was a super quick and easy recipe to make and they smelled so good while they baked. My daughter...

Shredded Beef Soft Tacos

Shredded Beef Soft Tacos

I have to say, I think I have finally perfected my shredded beef. This batch turned out so good that I could have eaten the beef straight from my Dutch oven. It was tender, juicy, and so full of...

Margherita Frittata

Margherita Frittata

I made this delicious frittata for breakfast recently and my husband and I both loved it. It was not only super simple to make but it tasted fantastic. I loved the combination of flavors in this dish… mozzarella, tomatoes,...