S’more Caramel Apples

S'more Candy Apples

Combine the fun of caramel apples with the great taste of S’mores in this unique S’more caramel apples recipe! ‘Tis the season for S’mores and it is almost the season for caramel apples so why not combine the two and make the kids (and grownups) really smile. S’more Caramel Apples Recipe Ingredients 4 Apples 4 Bags […]

Broccoli Slaw

broccoli slaw recipe

This broccoli slaw recipe is a variation of my Nutty Broccoli Salad Recipe. The broccoli slaw is made using the broccoli stems where the Broccoli Salad is made using the broccoli florets.When my daughter was 2, my husband was preparing broccoli for her. He cut the florets off the top and put them on her […]

Peanut Butter Banana Chips

Peanut Butter Banana Chips-These chips are easy to make with the help of your food dehydrator. Add them to school lunches or your diaper bag when on-the-go.

My kids love the combination of peanut butter and bananas. I can’t blame them, I love it too. We toss peanut butter and bananas into smoothies, sandwiches, and even oatmeal. With a little help from my food dehydrator there is also one more way we enjoy this combo: Peanut Butter Banana Chips. Peanut Butter Banana […]

Easy Vegetable Stir Fry

Easy Vegetable Stir Fry

Looking for a quick and easy meal? This healthy vegetable stir fry recipe is delicious and comes together in minutes! Vegetable Stir Fry is one of my go-to meals. I enjoy making vegetable stir fry because you can easily adapt it to whatever vegetables you have on hand. It is perfect for a quick lunch […]

Sweet Potato Fudge

Sweet Potato Fudge Recipe - A quick and easy recipe for Sweet Potato Fudge. This fudge recipe is smooth and delicious! You can add pecans if you wish.

My Pumpkin Pie Fudge is very popular with my husband and kids. The other day I was going to make some pumpkin fudge but then I decided to get a little creative with the recipe and try replacing the pumpkin with sweet potato puree, because I love changing things up.  I was a little short on […]

S’more Ice-Cream Parfait

S'more Parfait Recipe

This recipe makes 2 delicious S’more Parfaits. Double, triple, or quadruple it if you are feed a crowd. Ingredients: 1 Pint Ice Cream, Vanilla 2 Bananas, Sliced 15-20 Mini Marshmallows 4 Graham Crackers, Pulsed in a food processor, and 4 Graham cracker quarters toasted 1/3 Cup of Mini Chocolate Chips 4 Large Marshmallows 2 tbsp […]

10 Awesome Eggplant Recipes

10 Awesome Eggplant Recipes including a twist on eggplant Parmesan, grilled eggplant, eggplant lasagna and how to freeze eggplant.

Eggplants are interesting to eat. They can take the place of meats in many dishes and they are, in my opinion, very beautiful to look at and grow. If you have never tried an eggplant, you may very well be missing out on some good eats. Eggplants taste like a squash with a mild cucumber […]

How to Make S’more Waffles

S'more Waffle Ingredients

When it is time to serve breakfast, imagine the look on the kids’ faces when they see this delicious plate of homemade s’more waffles. These are light, fluffy and reminds me of summers by the campfire. Homemade S’more Waffles Ingredients: 2 cups flour 1/4 cup white sugar 2 eggs 1/4 cup vegetable oil 2 cups […]

10 Tasty Peach Recipes

10 Tasty Peach Recipes including fresh peach pie, peach drinks, peach butter and peach sauce, plus how to freeze fresh peaches.

Near the end of the summer, one of my favorite harvest times is when peaches are ready. There is a place around here that does a peach festival to celebrate it every year, and I have wanted to go but it always conflicts with my schedule. Maybe I will get lucky enough to be able […]

S’mores Chocolate Chip Cookie Cups

Smores Cookie Cups

S’mores made by the campfire is a happy tradition we past down to our children.  Those three delicious ingredients sandwiched together in all its glory have come a long way and continue to change.   We find just about any way to roast our marshmallows when campfires aren’t available.  I have made them by candle light, over […]

How to Make a Peach and Apple Cobbler

How to Make a Peach and Apple Cobbler

Who doesn’t like it when your favorite end of summer fruits play well together? For this yummylicious baking play date, the peaches and apples made fast friends in this beautiful double crusted cobbler. Growing up my mom always made the best peach cobbler, and this adaptation springs from those days of old. In part this cobbler pays homage […]

Dairy-Free Peaches and Cream Popsicles

Dairy-Free Peaches and Cream Popsicles

Homemade popsicles are simple to whip up for a yummy dessert or a cold treat on a hot day. You don’t need a lengthy list of ingredients or to load them with artificial sweeteners to keep kiddos on board. Grab any seasonal fruit you happen to have on hand and have fun experimenting with different […]

7 Tips For Menu Planning Success

7 Tips For Menu Planning Success

These 7 Tips For Menu Planning Success are going to revamp your approach to feeding your family. Menu planning is one of our top suggestions for keeping your family on track with their dietary needs all while you maintain a manageable budget. A few simple steps can totally revamp your way of feeding your family […]

Chil Corn Dog Muffins

Easy Chili Corn Dog Muffins Recipe

Yes, it sounds insane doesn’t it? Chili Dog Cornbread Muffins may sound quirky and off the beaten path, but at times that is the route to creating something astonishingly delicious. Plus, in my humble opinion almost anything in muffin form is a win. And the really cool thing is, it is so easy and fun to make. […]

10 Awesome Watermelon Recipes

10 Awesome Watermelon Recipes including how to make cupcakes from fresh watermelon, watermelon drinks, and how to cut up watermelon with less mess.

Watermelon and summer go together like peas and carrots. There is something about the fruit that makes people crave it during the hot summer months. Maybe it is the high water content when the days are sweltering or the fact that it’s fun to spit the seeds, but watermelon will always represent summer to most […]

One Ingredient Crock Pot Caramel Sauce

Easy one ingredient crock pot caramel sauce recipe

  My grandmother originally shared how to make caramel sauce using sweetened condensed milk with me back in 2000. She recommended putting the unopened can of sweetened condense milk in a pan, covering it with water, and simmering for 3 hours. While her caramel sauce recipe was easy and delicious, that is a lot of time to have […]

Chopped Pork Sandwich with Avocado, Fried Egg and Bacon

Chopped Pork Sandwich with Avocado, Fried Egg and Bacon- This chopped pork sandwich recipe is an easy pork recipe to follow and the perfect summer dinner.

There is something cool about a sandwich isn’t there? It’s a meal you can hold in your hand, scoring major points on so many levels. I had a hankering for a sandwich, but not just any sandwich. I set out to assemble something memorable and unique and I think I did with this chopped pork […]

10 Great Cherry Recipes

10 Great Cherry Recipes

I grew up in Montana and being from that part of the country, you definitely knew when cherries were in season. The tell-tale stands that would pop up alongside the road, and the talk amongst people about their trip to the Flathead area to get their yearly dose of cherries was enough to get me […]

Chicken Tortilla Cups

Homemade Chicken Tortilla Cups Recipe

Here is another easy, quick and delicious family food friendly idea. Around our house we love food with Mexican flair. So, I took soft flour tortillas stuffed the into a cupcake dish and created something my boys called, AWESOME! Now that’s a ringing endorsement if ever there was one. Chicken Tortilla Cups Recipe Ingredients: 6 […]

Rotisserie Chicken Broth

Rotisserie Chicken Broth

Even after you have eaten every last delicious bite of meat from your deli rotisserie chicken there is still life (or dinner) left in it. You can make a wonderful and flavorful chicken broth from your leftovers and just a few vegetables. Leftover rotisserie chicken recipes are a great way to make sure you get […]