• Chicken Spinach Artichoke Casserole

    Chicken Spinach Artichoke Casserole

    Spinach Artichoke dip is one of my absolute favorite appetizers. The combination of spinach, artichoke, cream, and cheese is perfectly delicious in my book. It only made sense to take all my favorite flavors and turn them into something hearty…

  • Cheesy crunchy mexican casserole

    Cheesy Crunchy Mexican Casserole

    My family LOVES Taco Bell, so my mission is to recreate similar flavors at home. Cheesy Crunchy Mexican Casserole came from their love of nachos, crunch wraps, and Mexican pizza. It is a simple recipe, full of yummy flavors, and…

  • cheese and mushroom stuffed meatloaf

    Cheese and Mushroom Stuffed Meatloaf

    Meatloaf screams comfort food to me. At this time of year, I am all about the comfort food. Gray skies, cold temps call for warm comforting food on the dining room table. Because I never leave well enough alone, cheese…

  • crockpot chicken chili

    Crockpot Chicken Chili – A Simple Midweek Meal

    Chicken chili is one of my favorite comfort foods. Using my crockpot ups the game making it one of the easiest busy weeknight meals. Any recipe that allows me to make dinner anywhere from 7am to Noon and have people…

  • butter parmesan crusted tilapia with pesto sauce

    Butter Parmesan Crusted Tilapia with Pesto Sauce

    Butter Parmesan Crusted Tilapia with pesto sauce came from my hubby’s New Year’s resolution for the whole family to eat more fish. Something happened while I was pregnant with my second child and I am no longer a fan of…

  • pot and potatoes

    3 Venison Recipes to add to your Collection

    Your husband, brother, sister, or cousin goes deer hunting and now your freezer is full of Venison meat. What do you do with it? I get this question a lot and would like to share three of my favorite venison…

  • Butternut Squash Soup

    Move over Pumpkin – It is time for Butternut Squash

    Fall is full of magnificent flavors – pumpkin, apple, cranberry, and squash. Butternut squash is one of my favorite Fall flavors. Cooler Fall temperatures rev up my desire to serve soup on my table. Put the two together and Butternut…

  • pumpkin chocolate chip pancakes

    A Taste of Fall for the Breakfast Table

    Pumpkin is my favorite Fall flavor. I love pumpkin everything – pie, bread, lattes. Pumpkin is also a super food and high in a number of vitamins and minerals. My mission in life is to create delicious foods my children…

  • Apple Cranberry Muffins

    Apple Cranberry Muffins Bring Fall to your Table

    It is October and with it comes Fall and my favorite flavors – Apple and Pumpkin. Today we are going to salute the Apple with my delicious Apple Cranberry Muffins. I make a lot of muffins because they provide portion…

  • Homemade Taco Spice Blend for Taco Tuesday

    It is said necessity is the mother of invention. Never is this more true than in my kitchen. The feeling when dinner is all planned out and I suddenly make the discovery that an important ingredient is missing is devastating.…