Garlic Green Beans & Andouille Sausage Recipe

Garlic Green Beans & Andouille Sausage Recipe

If you are looking or some great Thanksgiving side dish ideas, here is one of my favorites! It is quick and easy and best of all -- delicious! One of the things that I love the most about this recipe is that while it is easy to prepare, it presents as an almost gourmet dish and looks so lovely on a talbe. My kids love ... Continue Reading...


20 Yummy Winter Drink Recipes

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I think that everyone appreciates a warm drink on a cold day! What's not to love about one of these 20 Yummy Winter Drink Recipes?  Everyone loves a little hot cocoa, a mixed eggnog drink or perhaps a bit of cider. Enjoying some great easy to make drinks that are more than just the packet you grew up drinking is special. ... Continue Reading...


Thanksgiving Cornucopia Snack Mix

Thanksgiving Cornucopia Snack Mix

One Thanksgiving, when I was a kid, my wonderfully creative Aunt set a beautiful Thanksgiving Day table and at each of our place settings she made a Thanksgiving Cornucopia Snack Mix similar to this. I was small, so I don't remember exactly what was in it, but in my little mind, it was magical. It added so much festivity to ... Continue Reading...


23 Easy Winter Soup Recipes Round Up

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With cold temperatures arriving, you will want to make sure to check out my round up of 23 Easy Winter Soup Recipes. Not only are they easy to make, they are hearty and packed full of flavor. This list includes chowders, soups, stews and even chili. There is something for vegetarians, meat lovers and of course a few Weight ... Continue Reading...


Copycat Recipe! Wendy’s Chili Recipe

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Nothing beats a warm bowl of chili on a cold day. If you have ever had Wendy's Chili, then you know how delicious is it. I love the taste, but I always prefer homemade, so I have perfected this copycat Wendy's chili recipe that is both delicious and EASY to make. This would be the perfect chili for a tailgate party or ... Continue Reading...


Easy Pilgrim Hat Cookies Recipe

Pilgrim Hat Cookies

This is a really fun recipe to make, especially with Thanksgiving right around the corner! My kids LOVE to help with these kinds of food projects, and these Pilgrim Hat Cookies are a great one for little hands. If you are brave, you would even make this in a classroom setting as part of a Thanksgiving feast, and they would ... Continue Reading...


Tailgate Snack Idea! Football Pretzel Sticks

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Here is a really fun and easy idea for your next football get together or tailgate party! My kids love to help me make these and they also add such a fun look to your football party decor! Football Pretzel Sticks ­ 1 12 oz. package of pretzel rods, any brand 12 oz. Wilton chocolate candy melts (you could also use ... Continue Reading...


Payday Candy Corn Snack Mix

Payday Candy Corn

Listen. If you are someone, like me, who loves to mix things to create awesome flavor sensations,  then you MUST check out this Payday Candy Corn Snack Mix. Just by mixing these TWO ingredients you will create one of the yummiest party mixes that also happens to create quite the conversation because this mix tastes JUST ... Continue Reading...


Babybel Cheese Monsters ­

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Are you looking for fun and unique (and somewhat healthy) snack ideas this Halloween? Check out my fun Babybel Cheese Monsters. They are easy to make and an adorable touch to any of your Halloween festivities. Babybel Cheese Monsters ­ 1 package of Babybel mozzarella cheese 1 package of Babybel cheddar cheese Wilton ... Continue Reading...


Monster Munch FREE Printables

Monster Munch

Sometimes it's the little things that make the holidays fun. Here's a fun Monster Munch FREE printable that will assist you in making Monster Munch for your little goblins! Really, Monster Munch can be anything that you want it to be, and I love that because you can make this as healthy as you like, by adjusting the ... Continue Reading...


Easy Spicy Spinach Dip Recipe

Spinach Dip Recipe

Easy Spicy Spinach Dip It's football season and around here, that means time to snack! If you want to spice up your next tailgate party (pun intended!) then check out with really easy and oh-so delicious Spicy Spinach Dip recipe. I take the easy route and do this all in the microwave. It is super easy to whip up and ... Continue Reading...


Mexican Hot Chocolate Mix Recipe (*Great Gift Idea!)

Mexican Hot Chocolate

When the weather starts to turn cooler, I know that it's time to start digging out my drink mix recipes. We love this Mexican Hot Chocolate Mix Recipe because it is so warming on a chilly day. I also love that I can make it in large batches (easily) with very few ingredients. It also presents itself quite lovely, especially ... Continue Reading...


Easy Ghost Pudding Cups Recipe

Ghost Pudding Cups

Ghost Pudding Cups Boo! If you are looking for an easy and spooky treat to serve to your little goblins, these easy Ghost Pudding Cups are perfect! They are not only very easy to whip up, but there are so many variations that you could make of this treat. (Some healthier than others!) These are great for classroom ... Continue Reading...


Easy Mini Pizza Recipe

Easy Mini Pizzas

Easy Mini Pizza Recipe I have to admit, every now and then I am scrambling for a quick snack for the kids, and this is Easy Mini Pizza recipe is one of their favorites. My son (9) is pretty much able to make this one himself, aside from the baking part. (These are especially easy if you have a toaster oven!) My kids love ... Continue Reading...


Easy Chocolate Banana Smoothie Recipe

Chocolate Banana Smoothie

From time to time, I love to make my kids a quick snack that seem like a dessert, but still has some healthy qualities to it. This easy Chocolate Banana Smoothie ­recipe fits the bill because it is not only easy (as in SUPER easy) but it is also delicious with not too many ingredients in it. You can, of course, add to this ... Continue Reading...