Christmas Must Haves 2015

As I type up this Christmas Must Haves list I am listening to my fave Mariah Carey Christmas song, “All I Want For Christmas Is You.” Talk about being in the Holiday Spirit! I have a lot of ideas of what you should be getting for Christmas this year. Lots of hot items ....more

Cheesy Leftover Ham and Rice Casserole

If you’re looking for some new recipes to use up that leftover ham, boy do I have a delicious dinner option for you. This Cheesy Leftover Ham and Rice Casserole is so easy to make: all you do is toss everything together and bake! You know I super-dooper love casseroles ....more

Weekly Menu Plan #19

Happy pre-Thanksgiving weekend y’all! Are you ready for Turkey Day? I just battled the crowds at Costco to get my turkey ....more

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus Pinwheels

I know we’re full swing into the Holidays now and everyone has their mind on turkey and stuffing, but we mustn’t forget about the ever important need for football food. Oh yes. Appetizers ....more

Butternut Squash Fall Salad

This Butternut Squash Fall Salad is filled to the brim with bold flavors and is the perfect way to keep a healthy edge during the holiday season! So the other day I was talking with my girlfriend about possible side dishes to make for Thanksgiving. She said her favorite thing to fill up her plate with is a nice green salad ....more

White Chocolate Almond Roca

This crazy easy White Chocolate Almond Roca recipe is just 5 simple ingredients and is seriously so addictive! Can we just agree that the Holidays are the BEST time of the year?! Giving, sharing, singing, praising, cookies, candies… It’s no wonder everyone is in good spirits ....more

Weekly Meal Plan #18

This weekend I did something that I haven’t done in nearly 13 years… I competed in a swim meet! I used to compete when I was younger all the way in to college, but I hadn’t put on a swim cap in years until the last couple months. I joined the Master’s Swimming League and am having so much fun ....more

No Boil Candied Sweet Potato Casserole

This No Boil Candied Sweet Potato Casserole is such an easy Thanksgiving side dish recipe, that you’ll want to make it any time of the year! Sweet potatoes are just pure awesomeness. I especially love my Slow Cooker Sweet Potato Casserole and these savory Roasted Sweet potatoes with Carrots…but what always steals my heart, is the brown sugar and butter drenched, marshmallow topped, super tender sweet potato casserole ....more

2 Ingredient Spiced Mug Cake

I’m already collecting cute mugs to pass out this 2 Ingredient Spiced Mug Cake mix in for the holidays. Just wait till you see how crazy easy this recipe is to make and share… plus FREE printables!! Not only is this Spiced Mug Cake a really easy gift, but it’s also a recipe we use around here all ....more

Pumpkin French Toast Bake

This Pumpkin French Toast Bake is one of my all time favorite breakfast casserole type recipes. It’s filled with a delicious pumpkin pie flavor and topped with a delightful...more