Rosemary and Cranberry Cheese Ball

Did you know when the clock strikes midnight on October 31st Halloween will turn into Christmas!  Take down your Halloween/fall decorations, turn on some Christmas music, start making your list and checking it twice. Take your Christmas decorations down from the attic and start working on your holiday menu! Do yourself a favor by including this […]

Rice Krispie Turkey Drumsticks

Surprise your kids this holiday season with a fun dessert that looks like dinner! Instead of a piece of pie, put out a plate of Rice Krispie Turkey Drumsticks and watch them disappear! I can’t believe that Thanksgiving is a little over a month away! Just thinking about a turkey dinner with all the trimmings […]

Apple Caramel Cookies

The fall season officially began on September 23, 2015. Our Summer weather ignored the calendar and our temperatures remained in the 90’s until last week. This week fall finally arrived where we live. I’m loving the cooler temperatures and changes of color. I’m ready to wear warm fall clothing and start enjoying the all of […]

Cream Cheese Caramel Apple Spread

Sometimes the simple things in life are the best. This Cream Cheese Caramel Apple Spread is case in point! It is ridiculously simple to make, only three ingredients are needed and it’s perfect for any occasion. If you are like our family you are enjoying both the professional and collegiate football season. If we have a lot in common […]

Livingsocial Coupons

It’s true there are many people who have started or even finished their holiday gift shopping. Sadly I am NOT one of them. I’m more of an early holiday gift shopping wanna be. Thanks heavens for LivingSocial Shop. In an effort to help all of us to be prepared for any gift giving need (for yourself […]

Gingersnap Cookie Recipe

Oh how I love this Gingersnap Cookie Recipe! I’m not sure I would have survived my daughter having surgery and my husband having a street bike accident several hours apart on the same day without them. The surgery was planned and scheduled ahead of time, the street bike accident was of course unexpected and spontaneous. After my daughter’s surgery I […]

Buckeye Candy Balls

I served Buckeye Candy Balls at a BBQ we had a few weeks ago. They were a huge hit and everyone was surprised to find out the crunchy texture came from adding Rice Krispies! One of our friends at our BBQ has a darling 3 year old little boy. After eating 2 Buckeye Candy Balls his mom told him […]

How to Use Yummly

Looking for a great way to organize your recipes? Yummly is what you are looking for! While similar to Pinterest, Yummly gives you additional tools to organize, sort and search for recipes. You can add recipes from anywhere in the web into your recipe box and organize them by specific categories. Searching for recipes is easy […]

Deviled Berries Recipe

One of my favorite things about summer is all the fresh berries that are in season. I can always find any berry I want at my grocery store or at our local farmer’s market. Fresh berries are always perfect quick, healthy snack. How do you make something as good as fresh berries taste even better? Make delicious […]

Dessert Recipes Easy

We had an Uncle (Uncle Ira) who used to eat his dessert before he ate his dinner. Our Uncle Ira was a sweet, crusty fisherman who said exactly what he thought. He said “if I eat my dinner first I’ll be too full to enjoy dessert”, so he ate it first instead. He passed away when […]