Orzo Pasta Salad

This Orzo Pasta Salad is a delicious and simple dish. All you need are a few simple ingredients and a short amount of time and you’ll have a delicious meal on the table that your family will love. When it comes to salads, I’m always looking for great recipes that I can vary things up on. This is why I love this Pasta Salad recipe so much. I can use my fresh tomatoes from the garden and combine with broccoli to create a dish that my kids will actually eat. The more veggies I can get in their tummies, the Continue Reading...

40+ Fresh and Flavorful Blueberry Recipes

This is one of my favorite times of the year. We spend every Saturday morning visiting our local farmers market picking up fresh local produce. The difference in the taste of fresh from the market produce versus store-bought is quite amazing. Now don’t get me wrong, living in Michigan means we have no choice but to purchase store produce for almost half of the year, but if I have a choice I get it from the market. Not only do they taste better, but they also stay fresh much longer as well. Blueberries have recently started making their appearance at Continue Reading...

Instant Pot Chicken Burrito Bowls

If you’re looking for a brand new Instant Pot recipe for your family to try, you won’t want to miss out on these Instant Pot Chicken Burrito Bowls. So good, hearty and easy to make! I have been working on making as many recipes as I can come up with using my beloved Instant Pot. I love the fact that I can just dump food into in push a few buttons and in only a short time have a delicious dinner. Some of the time I find a recipe elsewhere online and alter it. Well, it’s actually very rare that Continue Reading...

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cupcakes

These Chocolate Chip Cookie Cupcakes are so simple and easy to make. If you’re looking for a great cookie recipe that everyone will love, these are the ones for you. Finding a good chocolate chip cookie recipe is like hitting the lottery…but when you combine the cookie flavor with the texture of cupcakes…they’re out of this world delicious! One bite and I’m certain you’ll agree! Chocolate Chip Cookie Cupcakes Not only are these perfect for everyday consumption, but they’re great for birthdays and late night snacking as well. Make up a batch and share with your family and friends! If Continue Reading...

Crock Pot Recipe – Cheesy Kielbasa Hash Browns

This simple crock pot recipe is perfect for starting out the day! A giant plate of Cheesy Kielbasa Hash Browns will not only give your tummy the boost it needs but it will fuel your body will energy all day long! I don’t know about you, but I love being able to use my crock pot and cook up a nice meal for breakfast, lunch and dinner. And while this dish might “technically” be considered breakfast because of the hash browns, my crew and I will eat this at any point in time during the day! It’s so simple to Continue Reading...

Layered Patriotic Cake

This layered patriotic cake is perfect for the upcoming 4th of July holiday. Who doesn’t love a giant piece of red, white and blue cake? Plus, the entire outer layer is covered in sprinkles, too! This is one delicious homemade cake that just might trump all those awesome fireworks! And remember, sharing is caring when it comes to creating this delicious dessert. You show up to the 4th of July celebration with this cake and you’ll be the hit of the night! Layered Patriotic Cake The summer months are always a fun time and full of endless opportunities to bake Continue Reading...

Spicy Zucchini Chips

One of the things we have an absolute overabundance of every year in our garden is zucchinis. Due to that reason, we have become quite creative at finding different recipes to make using Zucchini. I love that they are super easy to grow and that I can get them to continue producing just about the entire growing season around here but we can only eat so many zucchinis cooked the same way lol. A couple of our favorite recipes to make using zucchini are frying them up with garlic and butter and a little salt, make chocolate zucchini bread, add Continue Reading...

Lemon Blueberry Donuts

If you’re looking for a delicious breakfast to start the day, these Lemon Blueberry donuts just can’t be topped! It’s no secret that I have a large family so that means that once everyone wakes up in the morning, tummies are growling. And while some days are fine with cereal and oatmeal, every once in a while I like to surprise the kiddos with a batch of these Lemon Blueberry donuts. First off, anything made with fresh blueberries tastes amazing, right? This recipe has a whole cup of them in it, and the taste is outta this world. You can Continue Reading...

Cranberry Oatmeal Granola Bars

You may not find a better snack for the kiddos than these Cranberry Oatmeal Granola Bars! Let me just start off by saying that my kids go crazy for these Cranberry Oatmeal Granola Bars. And honestly, I do too because they are so crazy simple. Anytime I can make something delicious in a short amount of time, that’s a true win on my book.  There are few recipes that are a slam dunk in our house, but this is one of them. From start to finish, the entire process takes mere minutes and the longest part of the recipe is Continue Reading...

100+ Cookie Recipes To Fall In Love With

Cookies were one of the first things my young toddlers would help me make when we were in the kitchen. They loved pouring flour or sugar into the bowl so we could mix together the yummy goodness that would make some warm gooey chocolate chip or sugar cookies. Well, they always wanted to crack the eggs too, but until they were taught how to not get half the shell in with the egg we would let them help with other things instead. Making cookies was such a simple thing for them to do, and gives them such a sense of Continue Reading...

Instant Pot Chocolate Chip Cheesecake with Pecans

If you love your Instant Pot, you’re going to love it even more after making this Instant Pot Chocolate Chip Cheesecake! Start your holiday baking early with this delicious dessert! I find great comfort knowing that my Instant Pot can literally whip up any type of meal that I need it to. Breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert can be made quickly and with ease any day of the week. For me and my large family? That’s a huge time saver and a load of stress off my mind! While I may not use my Instant Pot all that often for dessert, Continue Reading...

Instant Pot Chicken Bacon Ranch Casserole

If you don’t own an Instant Pot yet, you absolutely need to. (trust me, this Instant Pot Chicken Bacon Ranch Casserole needs to happen!)  Put it on your Christmas list, birthday list, or any other holiday list coming up that you normally get a gift for, and make it yours! I can’t explain to you in words how much I love my Instant Pot and all the amazing recipes that I cook in it. Finding ways to feed my family that are delicious was always a bit of a challenge before I starting using the Instant Pot. Now, every time Continue Reading...