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Monthly Archives: September 2014

This is my spin on the classic vegetable beef soup.  For the beef I use eensie weensie cute little mini burger patties.  That I precook in a cast iron skillet. Yeah, cast iron all the way, baby!  How can anyone resist that?  I came up with this recipe, because my two sons enjoy a Campbell  soup variety sorta kinda similar….

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When the weather starts to change, and a chill is in the air – I know it’s time for me to start making all our soup, stew and cold weather favorites.  This recipe is one my family always enjoys, and is quick and easy to prepare.  My husband is the one who actually prepared it last night, as I instructed…

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Autumn is such a lovely season, and perhaps my favorite.  It’s filled with magic, crisp cool air, leaves rustling in the wind, delicious fruits & flavors of the season. Personally, I look forward to spending time baking, and making many of our favorite recipes.  Curling up with a good book (every autumn a must read for me is – The…

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I love this recipe, because it is not only delicious – but so stinkin’ easy.  Seriously, it’s as simple as tossing a few ingredients in your slow cooker, turning it on high or low, and going about the rest of your day.  Then come dinner time all you need to do is whip up some sides, and you are good…

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So, what do I do for fun on a Friday night?  Make cookies!  Doesn’t that sound super fun and exciting?! Actually, I am preparing for my son’s camp-out themed birthday party, and none of my kids parties are complete without homemade baked goods prepared from scratch by my two hands (well, I do have the aid of my super awesome…

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This post has been a long time coming.  Every time we make these babies they are gone before I can snap any shots.  I think that speaks volumes to how fantastic this recipe really is.  These are so ooey, gooey, and sinfully decadent. Everything a cinnamon roll should be in my opinion.  Oh, and the cream cheese icing is phenomenal…

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This is my version of shepherd’s pie.  It’s an easy, stick to your ribs and delicious dish.  The other fabulous thing about this recipe, is that my children will eat it without uttering a single complaint. Now, that’s really saying something.  One thing you will notice is my mashed potato recipe is kinda an eyeball it sort of affair, because…

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