#SundaySupper Italian Rice Balls

#SundaySupper Italian Rice Balls I had never had these before making them. I heard of them mentioned by Robert De Niro in the movie “Last Vegas”. I wanted to try them. So I searched the internet for a recipe and didn’t find one that I really liked to well. So I went ahead and created […]

#FallFamilyMeals Sausage Crescent Cheese Balls

#FallFamilyMeals Sausage Crescent Cheese Balls Fall family meals are a favorite of mine. I love the cozy foods that come with this time of year. The problem is a lot of cozy food take a lot of time to make. This year I am really busy as I am hosting the BIG family Christmas at […]

Crockpot Beef Stew

Succulent Crockpot Beef Stew Crockpot recipes are so awesome. I love to get dinner started early. It is wonderful to have very little to do at dinner time. Only to ladle out some succulent crockpot beef stew! I believe that I enjoy the food more when I am not slaving over the heat right before […]

Apple Betty #Recipe

Apple Betty #Recipe Apple Betty is like a dutch apple pie without the crust. Its perfect for a crustless pie or those who cannot make a crust. My husband loved it warmed up for breakfast. My kids loved it for dessert with ice-cream on top. It is so fabulous either way. Don’t be fooled by […]

Taco Salad #Recipe

Taco Salad #Recipe Taco salad in our house is a go to meal when we are running late on making dinner. My taco salad recipe only takes a few minutes to make and its a filling tasty meal. Using Doritos tricks the kids into thinking they are just having junk instead of a salad. You […]

Cheeseburger Casserole #Recipe

Cheeseburger Casserole #Recipe I grew up eating hamburger helper and super easy meals. My mom worked 2nd shift and dad was left to cook for us. I remember quite a few burned meals and then he started to figure it out! As a young adult I quickly learned the difference between freshly made food from […]

Homemade Macaroni and Cheese #Recipe

Homemade Macaroni and Cheese #Recipe In my family I am teased for not being able to make boxed food. Mac n cheese is one of those that I cannot make. The powder kind either turns into a clumpy mess or its like soup! I gave up years ago and learned to make my own! This […]

Caramel Apple Dumplings #Recipe

Caramel Apple Dumplings #Recipe I had never had an apple dumpling before creating this recipe. I had heard about them but wasn’t quite sure what they were. I scoured the internet to find out an apple dumpling is just a cored apple filled with yumminess and wrapped in pie crust, baked to golden and served. […]

Homemade Pita Bread #Recipe

Homemade Pita Bread #Recipe My family loves pita bread. These are actually pretty easy to make. Of course it uses yeast so there is a lot of rest time for the dough but the actual process of making the bread is fairly simple. My Pita bread recipe is also great to make pita chips with. […]

Cracker Barrel Hash Brown Casserole #Recipe

Cracker Barrel Hash-brown Casserole #Recipe I started making hash brown casserole about 15 years ago. I had Cracker Barrel’s breakfast version and decided I could make that at home. What I recreated came out great. I took it to a family pot-luck and that was all it took. For years I was asked to make it […]

Perfect Pumpkin Pancakes

Perfect Pumpkin Pancakes I am a pumpkin fanatic! I can’t get enough pumpkin. Don’t believe me, type pumpkin in my search bar and you will find quite a few of my recipes. These pumpkin pancakes are so lip-smacking good they don’t need any toppings! I did try one with some maple syrup and it was […]

Italian Stuffed Caprese Chicken #Recipe

Italian Stuffed Caprese Chicken #Recipe Italian stuffed chicken tastes as fabulous as it looks. Do you like the flavor of Caprese? (appetizer of tomato, basil, & mozzarella) I love the combination and that is what inspired this dish. This was a last minute dinner idea. I was hungry and wanted to use up the tomatoes […]