Quick & Easy Chocolate Covered S’mores Pretzels

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Sweet, salty and easy to make for snacking, these quick chocolate-covered s’mores pretzels really hit the spot! No oven, grill or campfire needed. When baby is in bed for the night, hubby and I like to unwind and treat ourselves. He grabs a beer (and a...

Crispy Salt and Vinegar Smashed Potatoes

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Serve these super crispy, tangy potatoes on the side of your favorite grilled meats for a scrumptious meal! I’ve gotten back in the kitchen, and it feels so darn good. Having a baby, you take on a whole new identity – mother, protector, teacher,...

Italian Mac and Cheese Stuffed Peppers

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Gooey, golden mac and cheese baked ’til bubbly in colorful bell peppers? Yes, please! These stuffed peppers are a delicious, easy vegetarian side (or main meal) that your family will love! Rejoice, rejoice! Today is National Mac and Cheese Day, y’all. Basically, today is...

Homemade Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches

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Creamy, sweet and chewy ice cream sandwiches are perfect any time of year! Roll them in your favorite toppings and enjoy, or freeze for later. With all the holidays surrounding the season, winter is most foodies’ favorite time of year… and I have to...

Smashed Avocado and Tomato Bruschetta

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This creamy, tangy and colorful bruschetta with balsamic tomatoes and avocado is the perfect summery snack or appetizer! When we lived in California, hubby and I enjoyed an abundance of delicious avocado dishes. Garnishing fresh seafood and mushed into mouthwatering guacamole, avocado was everywhere. We couldn’t get...

Coconut Lime Pound Cake

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Soft and citrusy, a slice of this coconut-glazed pound cake hits the spot for breakfast or dessert. It’s a sweet and scrumptious treat! These days, most of my meals are rushed – breakfast, especially. My morning meal goes by in the blink of an eye before...

Mini Mexican Chili Tortilla Cups

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Hearty, cheesy chili scooped into crisp tortilla shells makes these Mini Mexican Cups a huge hit! Serve them for summer parties and weeknight dinners! Though hubby and I have years of adventures and travels under our belts, our home is my favorite place in...

Cheesy Ravioli and Italian Sausage Skillet

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This cheesy, saucy ravioli skillet with Italian sausage makes for one scrumptious weeknight meal with salad and garlic bread. Try it tonight! Yesterday, our little lady turned one month old! I can hardly believe a month has already passed, though it was certainly a...

Super Soft Cake Mix Snickerdoodles

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These 3-ingredient cinnamon sugar snickerdoodles are soft, scrumptious and SO easy to make with a yellow cake mix! Whenever we have friends and family stay at our home, there’s always a special treat to be found in the kitchen. Usually, it’s an ever-dwindling stack...

Baked Ham and Swiss Sliders

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These hot, cheesy baked ham and Swiss sliders with a buttery mustard sauce are an easy hit for weeknight meals, weekend parties and lazy brunches in! Don’t you just love a good recipe that goes the extra mile? As a new mama, I certainly...