Mini Broccoli and Cheddar Frittatas

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Making caramels at home

Making caramels at home is super easy!You do need a few "special" pieces of equipment, but nothing you couldn't buy at the local kitchen store.  I'm going to guide you through a basic caramel recipe.  Once you feel comfortable with the technique, feel free to add your own special touches.Here's what you will need:...more

Get Your Whole Grains, Fruits and Vegetables All in One Slice!

Whole Grain Banana Zucchini BreadIt’s McKinley’s birthday week of celebrations – yes she gets a week, or five days; one set of Grandparents joined us on Friday and another joined us last night and will be staying through her actual birthday on Tuesday. That means hosting for Mom and Dad! We love hosting, it’s one of the biggest things we missed when we lived in Missouri so far away from all of our family, and what brought us back to Indiana....more

Healthy Chicken Salad Recipe

 Confession time!  I've never been a big fan of chicken salad.  When I was in high school, I worked at a bagel shop/deli for about 2 years.  We would have to make chicken salad and tuna salad every night for the following day.  IT. WAS. GROSS.  Chicken from a can, some gloppy mayo, salt, pepper, and celery....more

Healthy Cream of Mushroom Soup


Open-Faced Pastrami Sandwich

There's a lot of things I love about certain recipes I come up with, and the top thing is frugality. Most leftovers always seem reminiscent of the original meal they were a part of. On some occasions it's not that much of a bad thing, on others it becomes overbearing and stagnant....more

Honey Jalapeno Lime Pork Tenderloin

 A friend passed this recipe to me and says it was originally published in Southern Living years ago. The recipe called for chicken but she tried it with a pork tenderloin and it was forever changed to this version. You will fall in love with this pork tenderloin recipe because it’s absolutely delicious! Serve with Mexican Market Corn and some fresh tortillas!...more

Broccoli Beer Cheese Soup With Ham

I couldn't decide whether to make Cream of Broccoli Soup or Beer Cheese Soup so I made Broccoli Beer Cheese Soup with Ham. Sort of a combination of both!...more

Smoked Salmon With Capers Breakfast Casserole Recipe

If you love Smoked Salmon, you are going to love this Breakfast Casserole!...more