Barbecue Chicken and Pineapple Quesadillas

You are going to love these barbecue chicken and pineapple quesadillas! You couldn’t ask for a quicker or easier meal – and of course I wouldn’t be posting it if it didn’t taste great! We love quesadillas around here, the cheesier the better, and recently I was inspired by something I saw on Pinterest to try this barbecue chicken and pineapple version ....more

Whole Wheat Banana Maple Muffins

Let me introduce you to one of my new favorite recipes: whole wheat banana maple muffins! A very sweet neighbor dropped some of these delicious muffins off at our house just after we moved in, and since she already knew that I loved to bake, she also included the recipe! Lucky me, because Zeke absolutely loves these muffins ....more

Cinnamon Spice Coffee Creamer

Last week I promised you a recipe using your homemade apple pie spice, and here it is! But don’t worry if you didn’t make the spice mix – you can substitute cinnamon, it just won’t taste quite as fantastic. This homemade cinnamon spice coffee creamer is wonderful ....more

Homemade Apple Pie Spice

I have a nice fall treat for you today – homemade apple pie spice! This homemade spice mix smells like all the best parts of fall and tastes like apple pie (without the apples of course). This mix is great to use in baked goods this time of year ....more

Chicken and Vegetable Stir-Fry

During this time of year you can’t go wrong with a good stir-fry recipe. This delicious chicken and vegetable stir-fry makes great use of fresh summer produce and cooks up quickly so you aren’t heating your house up by using the stove or oven all day. I love how fresh and healthy this meal tastes, and I also love how you can modify it to suit your own tastes ....more

Strawberry Cheesecake Mousse Bars

Strawberry Cheesecake Mousse Bars is quite a mouthful, don’t you think? But what else do you call a dessert bar that is made up of strawberry cheesecake mousse layered on top of a graham cracker crust with drizzled chocolate on top? Unfortunately, that’s the best I could come up with! ...more

Zucchini Chocolate Chip Muffins

If you follow me on Facebook, you may know that we recently moved across town. We had a garden at our old house, and the new owners haven’t moved in yet, so we’ve been driving back and forth to water the garden and harvest our produce. We only manage to check on the garden every few days, which means we’ve had a ton of huge zucchini ....more

S’mores Cookie Bars

These are SO GOOD! Seriously, that is the only possible way I could start this post, because you need to make these as soon as possible. Anything with s’mores in the title is OK by me (except, weirdly enough, actual s’mores), and if you add the word “cookie”, I’m pretty much guaranteed to love it ....more

Blueberry Pudding Dessert

I am so excited to share this blueberry pudding dessert with you today! This recipe is an old family favorite from Mike’s family and it has developed an almost legendary status in family circles. I was lucky enough to be given the recipe at my bridal shower (it is Mike’s favorite dessert!) and have made it quite a few times since we’ve been married ....more

Blueberry Streusel Bread

It’s officially blueberry season in Michigan, and I am so excited about all the blueberry recipes I get to make this time of year. ...more