4 Amazing Slow Cooker Recipes for Thanksgiving

4 Amazing Slow Cooker Recipes for Thanksgiving

I love using the slow cooker, and other cooking tools, whenever I can to make my life easier especially on the holidays like Thanksgiving. The folks at McCormick have come up with four amazing recipes that will be perfect this Thanksgiving, or any day, that you can make right in your slow cooker. If you are hosting Thanksgiving dinner and … Continue Reading →
Memorial Day Food Ideas

Memorial Day Food Ideas

Memorial Day is fast approaching as is Fourth of July. These are both great holidays for entertaining family and friends outside and getting into the patriotic spirit. Today I’m sharing some recipes from Family Features that would be perfect for either of these holidays or really at any time during the summer. Add Some Sizzle with a Brat Bar or … Continue Reading →
Peppermint Crunch Fudge

Peppermint Crunch Fudge

How about an easy sweet treat for the holidays? This one has lots of chocolaty goodness along with the favorite holiday taste of peppermint. This recipe is easy enough to have the kids help you make it too!  Thank you to Family Features and VeryBestBaking.com for sharing this recipe with me. Is this a recipe you might try during this … Continue Reading →
Mini Apple Tarts Recipe Scentspired by #FebrezeHoliday

Mini Apple Tarts Recipe Scentspired by #FebrezeHoliday

Even though it is still technically autumn, many of us start planning for the upcoming winter holidays now. I used to be a procrastinator and wait until the last minute for everything but I found that doing that just stressed me out. Now I take the time to plan ahead on activities, crafts, shopping, and recipes I want to do … Continue Reading →
Hard Apple Cider Bread Pudding with Cinnamon Whisky Sauce Recipe

Hard Apple Cider Bread Pudding with Cinnamon Whisky Sauce Recipe

Recently I went to O’Charley’s Restaurant and they had a new drink specials menu that had pairings of of beers and ciders along with shots. One jumped out at me, Angry Orchard Hard Apple Cider with a shot of Fireball Cinnamon Whisky. Yes, please. It is a fabulous combo and that same night I picked up some of both at … Continue Reading →
Grilled Plums with Port Sauce Over Vanilla Ice Cream

Grilled Plums with Port Sauce Over Vanilla Ice Cream

On Labor Day Hubby grilled and made us a wonderful BBQ dinner but even better was the grilled dessert he made for us. Grilled plums with port sauce that we served over vanilla ice cream. It was the perfect dessert to end our meal. I found the original recipe watching Steven Raichlen’s grilling show recently. I adapted the recipe a … Continue Reading →
Nonni’s Biscotti Bites Review & Giveaway

Nonni’s Biscotti Bites Review & Giveaway

Are you dunker? I am not, but Hubby is and so was my Grandpa H. He loved to dunk things in his coffee. I am sure Grandpa would have loved Nonni’s Biscotti Bites as much as Hubby and I enjoyed the samples Nonni’s sent to me. They are so yummy, dunked or un-dunked! Since I am not a dunker what … Continue Reading →