Homemade Tortilla Soup

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!! It is 2015, and time for a brand new year Did you celebrate last night? We both had the day off today and decided to relax at home and make this tortilla soup ....more

Rudolph Reindeer Cupcakes

We had our Christmas Pot Luck at work yesterday, and when asked what I wanted to bring the first thing I blurted out was DESSERT! Desserts are second nature to me during the holiday season, due to many years of baking this time of year! I thought of making something out of my classic recipe collection, but in the end I decided to make something new ....more

Walnut Fudge

I have a special treat for you today:...more

Christmas Sprinkle Cookies

My favorite part about the holiday season isn’t the pretty lights, gifts, or snow…it’s baking! Yes, this is the only time of the year where you can get away with baking batches and batches of Christmas cookies (after all, you...more

Crustless Ham ‘N Cheese Quiche

Last weekend I got to spend time at home with family. As part of our Thanksgiving dinner, my mom made a delicious ham. The next day we decided to use up some of the leftover ham to make this...more

Holiday Entertaining with Chex™

It is December, and my favorite time of year is here: Christmas!! Today I spent my morning creating Chex™ holiday party mixes, including Muddy Buddies, Pecan Pie, and my new...more

Leftover Turkey Pot Pie

Happy Thanksgiving! I hope everyone got to enjoy a homemade Thanksgiving dinner yesterday. My Mom and Grandma put on an amazing dinner, and I ate a little bit of everything on the table ....more

Jalapeño Corn Bread Muffins

Corn bread has always been one of my favorite sides. This Thanksgiving, Fleischmann’s Simply Homemade sent me a Thanksgiving Starter Kit, including Simply Homemade Bread & Corn Bread Mixes, recipe cards, kitchen tools, a gift card, and tips and tricks for planning a delicious Thanksgiving. I found the Corn Bread Mix to be incredibly easy to work with – you just need to add milk, butter and an egg, plus your favorite mix-ins ....more

Beet, Orange and Apple Salad

After my last post, I thought I would balance it out with something healthy! Just one week left until Thanksgiving…do you have your menu planned out yet? This beet, orange and apple salad is a colorful and healthy addition to your spread ....more

Brownie Trifle

Thank goodness for the weekend. And this brownie trifle. Just to warn you, it is incredibly addicting ....more