Instant Pot Chicken and Wild Rice Stew

Use an Instant Pot to make Chicken and Wild Rice Stew start to finish in under 30 minutes. Have you jumped on the Instant Pot bandwagon?  I purchased my Instant Pot last summer and have enjoyed using it so much.  This is the first Instant Pot recipe that I’ve shared here and I have plans […]

Salted Caramel Cinnamon Bars

Fall with its cooler temperatures is the perfect time to bake a sweet treat for your family.  I recently made Salted Caramel Cinnamon Bars and a pan of this yummy treat disappeared quite quickly. Salted Caramel Cinnamon Bars This tasty treat requires just nine ingredients and is quick and easy to prepare.   The cinnamon […]

Pumpkin Honey Beer Bread

How can it be nearly the end of August?  Even though the calendar says summer, the air in the morning and the color of the tree leaves tell me that fall is on the way. The approaching fall season has me craving pumpkin.  This week I made Pumpkin Honey Beer Bread and we are loving […]

Easy to Make Frozen Dog Treats (Copycat Frosty Paws)

If your dog is anything like our Sherman, then he or she loves treats.  Sherman enjoys a Frosty Paw almost every evening.  (Yes, he is spoiled rotten!  And we love spoiling him!) I don’t mind buying Frosty Paws for Sherman, the problem is that our local Kroger, where I almost always purchase my groceries, has […]

Crock-Pot Chili with Chicken and Hominy

Who doesn’t love a crock-pot meal?  It’s so nice to set up the crock-pot in the morning, forget about it, and then enjoy a great dinner in the evening. I’m always looking for a new recipe to try and we really enjoyed Crock-Pot Chili with Chicken and Hominy.   A jalapeno, chili powder, and a […]

Spinach and Blue Cheese Burgers

Do you like spinach or blue cheese?  We like both and a favorite meal is Spinach Blue Cheese Burgers. The combination of spinach and blue cheese is so good that you forget that this burger is missing the meat.   Spinach is combined with onion, garlic, Italian bread crumbs, an egg, salt and pepper, and […]

No Bake Peanut Butter Pretzel Squares

Who is hoping that the Easter Bunny leaves some Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups or Eggs in their basket?  I have always loved that candy. For years I have made my grandmother’s recipe for Peanut Butter Bars that taste like a Reese’s Cup.  This recipe is a family favorite!   Recently I tried a variation that uses […]

Apple-Spice Bundt Cake with Caramel Frosting

I’ve been craving a fall dessert and tried a recipe that I spotted in the September 2016 issue of Southern Living Magazine, Apple-Spice Bundt Cake with Caramel Frosting.   Southern Living described this dessert as an update on an old-fashioned Southern cake with the warm spice of chai, an Indian tea.  I’ve never tasted chai […]

30 Minute Skillet Lasagna

  30 Minute Skillet Lasagna is a quick and easy meal that tastes delicious and can be made in one skillet.   Who struggles with the age old question, “What’s for dinner”?  I know I do!  After a long day of work, the last thing that I want to do is spend an hour in the […]

Orzo Salad with Feta, Olives and Peppers

Today I’ve got a real treat for you, a recipe for Orzo Salad with Feta, Olives and Peppers.  I first tried this recipe in 2007 and have been making it at least once per summer ever since.   A recent gathering of family at the lake was my latest occasion for making this orzo salad. […]