Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestGoogle+YummlyLinkedinemailPrintSo I made an oopsie and shared the rest of our Christmas cookies at our neighborhood potluck last night… which is fine except for the fact that my 5 year old reminded me that we now no longer have Christmas cookies to leave out for Santa. Darn it!! So here it is, absolutely, completely, […]

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestGoogle+YummlyLinkedinemailPrintThere are two things that I love about winter: hot chocolate and Christmas! We have been stationed at (much) warmer places, such as our current home in Fort Stewart, Georgia… and we’ve also been at the other end of the spectrum in Western New York right in the snow belt- which resulted in snow […]

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestGoogle+YummlyLinkedinemailPrintTURKEY! I absolutely adore turkey. It is one of my favorite meats on any holiday (or non holiday) table. With Thanksgiving behind us, and Christmas looming, it’s a turkey lover season for me. My family grins and bears it, but I know that they get tired of it. Around this time of year, my […]

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestGoogle+YummlyLinkedinemailPrintWith the holiday overload that we are about to undergo, it is hard to come up with things that you can give your guests that they have not had a million times. This year I decided to try something totally off the wall. Brownies are life in this house. We love them. You can […]

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestGoogle+YummlyLinkedinemailPrintDid ya’ll know that October is National Pasta month? I didn’t, but we LOVE pasta in this house! At least one meal, if not two, each week are some sort of pasta dish. It is quick, the kids love it, and the clean up is mostly a breeze! I wanted to make something a […]

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestGoogle+YummlyLinkedinemailPrintI love this time of year!! Soups,  casseroles, hot drinks, warm fires, bread right out of the oven… okay.. you get it.. its all food! I absolutely LOVE food. This time of year I have my oven going constantly. Between the desserts and cooking different soups and tasty meals, I am in the kitchen […]

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestGoogle+YummlyLinkedinemailPrintGooey Caramel Chocolate Chip Cake Bars. Say that five times fast!!! It’s a mouthful… and it is certainly Heaven in your mouth, too! If someone asked me what my favorite dessert of all time was, I wouldn’t even hesitate. THIS!! This is the best, folks!! This dessert is a spin off of a caramel […]

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestGoogle+YummlyLinkedinemailPrintFollowing the fidget spinner craze came the DIY slime trend. Did you hear about it? My preteen stocked up on clear glue, cornstarch, glitter, and saline solution or something or another and my kitchen became a war zone… literally. Naturally, my younger daughter was interested in making her own ooey gooey creation as well […]