recipes

One Dish Meal: Texas Skillet

This is an easy, one dish meal to make with only 5 ingredients! Texas Skillet is the perfect dinner for a busy night! I’m a big fan of one dish meals! Less dirty dishes, a small amount of prep and easy clean-up are what we need at our house these days! One of my favorites is Texas Skillet, a meal my mom […] Read more…

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

I’m embarrassed to say that I’ve been on a chocolate chip kick lately. From my caramel chocolate oatmeal chews to these zucchini chip cookies to smores I just can’t get enough! I’m not pregnant anymore so I unfortunately cannot claim it as a pregnancy craving :)  Here I’ll share a cookie made with two of my […] Read more…

Kid Friendly Foods: Campfire Snack

My kids and I celebrated camping season by making this Campfire Snack from Family Fun magazine. It has very simple, seasonal ingredients and is good for them too! You may even want to eat one yourself. :) Enjoy! Summer Campfire Snack for Kids Ingredients: Red grapes Green grapes (we didn’t have any) Cheddar cheese slices […] Read more…

Quick and Easy Strawberry Rhubarb Freezer Jam

My grandma’s recipe for Strawberry Rhubarb Freezer Jam, which I grew up eating on soft homemade bread, is one of the most delicious foods I’ve ever put in my mouth! This strawberry rhubarb jam recipe uses no pectin. It’s incredibly easy to make! Whenever we’re craving something sweet, I pull out some rhubarb and strawberries, which […] Read more…

Tuesday’s Tasty Treat – Cheesy Shells

This recipe is a take off of one I found in a cookbook of my mother’s many years ago. It is a great meatless meal, fairly frugal and can be made with low-fat cheese. This recipe makes 40 shells because I freeze half of them for later. Cheesy Shells 40 Jumbo Pasta Shells (usually this […] Read more…

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