Easter Bunny Cupcake Toppers

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Back by popular demand, my friend Rani, from Lettering Delights (and creative-mind extraordinaire), is back today to share with us another fun creative idea just in time for Easter. Check out these ADORABLE Candy Melt Bunny Toppers: Get into the spirit of the holiday and make this special treat for that some "bunny" ... Continue Reading...

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Curried Chicken and Vegetables With Pasta

Curried Chicken with Vegetables

I'm on a chicken kick lately!  Last week I made this Greek Chicken with Orzo and this week I whipped up another dish with chicken tenders. Chicken is just so versatile and always a hit with the kids so I have fun getting creative.  And isn't this Curried Chicken and Vegetables with Pasta dish so pretty? I love a colorful ... Continue Reading...

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Easy Chocolate Cream Cheese Fruit Dip

Easy Chocolate Cream Cheese Fruit Dip

We go through fruit like it's going out of style! My kids eat it so fast, so I thought it would be fun to serve some of their favorite fruit with a delicious chocolate dip.  This Easy Chocolate Cream Cheese Fruit Dip is so fast to whip up with just a few simple ingredients. And it's a huge hit!  Someone is eating it more ... Continue Reading...

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Greek Chicken With Orzo

Greek Chicken With Orzo

I'm always trying to come up with a creative way to serve chicken. This Greek Chicken with Orzo is a hit with my family! It's so flavorful and I love it because it's easy but seems kind of fancy.  Be sure to read my bonus tip below.  The orzo is perfect for a summer salad, too! Ingredients: Boneless, skinless chicken ... Continue Reading...

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Easy Easter Chick Cookies

Easy Easter Chick Cookies Recipe

As usual, I find myself planning an event for the kiddos and I was scrambling to come up with a fun treat idea that they could make AND eat. This is a fun treat idea that also could serve as an activity for the kids. It takes very few ingredients, no baking (other than heating/melting the chocolate in the microwave), the ... Continue Reading...

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Hamburger Cookies Recipe

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My son's birthday is April Fools' Day ... which REALLY steps up the creativity needed for the birthday snacks that we bring to school.  I saw this idea for these hamburger cookies in magazine and we have tweaked and perfected them over the years,  and this year, we added the sugar cookie fries for a fun touch. AND I also ... Continue Reading...

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20 Delicious Easter Desserts

Delicious Easter Desserts

  Easter desserts are some of my favorite.  Such yummy candy! Who can resist a Peep or Cadbury Egg?  If you'd like to try a new sweet treat with your family I've rounded up my favorite goodies for you! 20 Delicious Easter Desserts   Carrots Patch Cookies - The Nerd's Wife Triple Lemon Cake - Life Love ... Continue Reading...

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Chocolate Chip Cookies with HALF the Butter!

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Who knew!!?? This isn't so much of a recipe, but more of an "oops!" that actually worked in my favor. *Which doesn't happen very often! I made chocolate chip cookies last night using the same recipe that I always use, the one on the back of the Toll House chocolate chip bag. The recipe calls for 2 sticks of butter, ... Continue Reading...

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Colorful Jell-O Cookies Recipe

Colorful Jell-O Cookies Recipe

Jell-o cookies are a big hit around here, and they are so bright and colorful that they add a fun touch to any event. They have a real zingy taste to them, especially depending on what flavor of Jell-o that you select. This recipe is SO easy, and my hubby and kids LOVE them! Ingredients: 3/4 cup of butter ... Continue Reading...

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Easy Tortilla and Pork Soup {Perfect Leftovers Dish}

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I am a huge fan of turning leftovers into another (easy) meal. Every now and then, we will cook up a large pork loin, and I have found the perfect way to use the leftovers! This soup is not only easy and delicious, but it also includes kale, which is one of my favorite ways to slip extra nutrients to my ... Continue Reading...

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How to Make Fried Bananas

How to Make Fried Bananas

Have you ever tried fried bananas? They are super simple to make, and they are one of my hubby's very favorite desserts. I love that I usually have all of the ingredients on hand, and they literally only take 5 minutes to make. So prepare to impress your tastebuds as I show you how to make fried bananas. All that you ... Continue Reading...

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Chili Lemon Chicken Tenders

Chili Lemon Chicken Tenders

  I'm always trying to come up with ways to jazz up chicken.  I can often get it at a good price but we get bored eating it the same way all the time.  I came up with this Chili Lemon Chicken Tenders recipe that was so easy to make and my family loved it!  (and, to be honest, we also make it quite often with quail ... Continue Reading...

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Easy Funnel Cake Recipe

Easy Funnel Cake Recipe

My kids LOVE these Easy Funnel Cakes, and I love them because they are EASY! They are pretty much just like the ones that you would get at a fair or carnival, but they are fried in a LOT less grease, so hopefully, a bit healthier. Ingredients: 3 eggs 2 cups milk 1/4 cup sugar 3 2/3 cups flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 ... Continue Reading...

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Easy Homemade Cream Cheese Danishes

Easy Homemade Cream Cheese Danishes

These Easy Homemade Cream Cheese Danishes are so yummy and so easy! You start with refrigerated crescent rolls so there's no flour and all of that to measure out and make a mess with.  The only thing you need to make is the filling which is so simple.  Oh, and a yummy glaze to go on top for an added bonus! Just roll ... Continue Reading...

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Easy Baked Kale Chips Recipe

Easy Baked Kale Chips recipe

We are always looking for easy and healthy snacks. I use kale in a lot of my soups, but I have heard over and over again how yummy kale chips are. I have been tempted to purchase them, but the packaged kale chips are expensive! While I was in Whole Foods last week, the produce manager was giving me a few tips for ... Continue Reading...

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