Pineapple Strawberry Mojito

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Perfectly cool, sweet, and SO refreshing, this fruit-infused Pineapple Strawberry Mojito cocktail has it all! I can hardly believe that Cinco de Mayo is coming up in less than TWO weeks! Cinco de Mayo is my unofficial kick-off to summer. Here in Sacramento, it’s already warm if not HOT. By mid-May we’ll have hit 100. […]

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Brownies

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Perfectly moist, decadent, and fudgy, these sinful Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Brownies will redefine your love for peanut butter. I have eaten insane amounts of peanut butter brownies for the past two weeks trying to perfect this recipe for y’all. You’re welcome. This food blogging gig is hard work I tell ya! Good thing I love me […]

Kielbasa, Peppers, and Potato Hash

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This Kielbasa, Peppers, and Potato Hash is a delicious and easy dinner recipe that takes just 20 minutes and one skillet! Last night was an exciting night! Bryce lost his very first tooth! There was a little bit of crying but geez was that kid excited to get a visit from the Tooth Fairy! Somehow, […]

Magic Brownie Cookies

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These Magic Brownie Cookies are packed full of flavor – coconut, butterscotch, walnuts, and of course, CHOCOLATE! This easy to make dessert will be a hit at your next party – no one can eat just one! It’s a cookie kind of day today. It has been one of those weeks where I’ve needed chocolate on […]

German Chocolate Caramel Brownies

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 These German Chocolate Caramel Brownies start with a cake mix but are some of the fudgiest brownies EVER! A sweet layer of caramel is the ultimate surprise inside these delicious and easy brownies! Life has gotten busy again (as if it ever isn’t). The boys are in swim practice five nights a week and Reece has skateboarding […]

Reese’s Muddy Buddies

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Reese’s Muddy Buddies are taken to the next level in this amazingly delicious and easy recipe! Reese’s all the things! Reese’s Pieces, Reese’s Peanut Butter Chips, Reese’s Minis, and Reese’s Miniatures are all perfectly happy sharing space in this powdered sugar coated wonder land known as Muddy Buddies. A few weeks ago I was talking […]

Ham and Cheese Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole

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This Ham and Cheese Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole is the perfect way to use up leftover ham! Extra cheesy and delicious, this casserole takes just minutes to throw together and feeds a crowd! I am starting to get excited for Easter! Just a few days away and I’ve got Easter baskets ready to go, eggs stuffed for […]

Carrot Cake Bars with Cream Cheese Frosting

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The incredible taste of your favorite carrot cake but in bar form! These Carrot Cake Bars with Cream Cheese Frosting are as easy as 1-2-3 and disappear just that quickly! I have been craving, CRAVING like mad, my Nana’s To Die For Carrot Cake.  But I didn’t want to make a cake (I’ve been feeling lazy), […]

Peanut Butter Snickers Cookie Bars

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If you like peanut butter, you’ve come to the right place. Peanut Butter Snickers Cookie Bars – all things good in this world. Have you had a Snickers recently? It had been ages since I had one and then a few weeks ago I did and man, those candy bars are SO good. Like, where […]

Chocolate Cheesecake Cupcakes with Whipped Ganache Frosting

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These Chocolate Cheesecake Cupcakes with Whipped Ganache Frosting are sure to cure that chocolate craving! These cupcakes are the real deal – and that frosting – pure heaven! So, as you probably already know, I heart cheesecake. I’ll eat it for breakfast, lunch and dinner and most definitely for dessert. I’m all about the two-in-one desserts […]

Best Key Lime Pie

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The Best Key Lime Pie recipe EVER! And so darn easy too! You won’t be able to stop at just one slice! I’m, admittedly, not much of a pie person. But this, this Key Lime Pie, has changed my life. So, confession time. I didn’t use key limes for this pie. I used regular ole […]

Skillet Bacon and Broccoli Macaroni and Cheese

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Skillet Bacon and Broccoli Macaroni and Cheese is the perfect dinner recipe for busy weeknights! Easy and delicious! If there’s one thing I can count on my boys eating, ahem, devouring and then licking the bowl clean, it’s got to be mac and cheese. It’s probably their number one request for lunch time and now it’s […]

French Vanilla Cheesecake Cupcakes

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How about French Vanilla Cheesecake Cupcakes for the dessert win? It’s like two desserts in one! Cheesecake filling is nestled inside a delicious vanilla cupcake and topped with the most amazing vanilla frosting ever – don’t forget the sprinkles! I have a confession to make. Actually, I’m making this confession on behalf of Reece and Bryce. […]

Pistachio and White Chocolate Pudding Cookies

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The prettiest green cookies EVER! Super soft and chewy, these Pistachio and White Chocolate Pudding Cookies are perfect for Easter and St. Patrick’s Day! No one can eat just one! Does anyone else have an obsession with pistachios that I don’t know about? I was never that into pistachios growing up. My little sister Ashley […]

Chocolate Mint Fudge Crumb Bars

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Indulge in these outrageously decadent Chocolate Mint Fudge Crumb Bars for the ultimate chocolate and mint treat! I can’t believe we’re closing in on the end of February and I have yet to share a single chocolate mint recipe with you yet! I have been remiss! What kind of blogger am I? A very busy […]

Pina Colada Fluff

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Bring that tropical feeling home with Pina Colada Fluff! An incredibly easy and delicious dessert salad! I’m currently sitting in my room at the the Little America hotel in Salt Lake City. I’m here for the Six Sisters Build Your Blog Conference and I couldn’t be more excited! I’m kind of lucky to be sitting […]

Skinny Toasted Hazelnut Baked Donuts

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These Skinny Toasted Hazelnut Baked Donuts are ready to go in just 15 minutes – start to finish! A delicious breakfast you don’t need to feel guilty about! Reece and Bryce have been asking for donuts every day for the last month. At least. I’ve made promises. I’ve broken promises. This past weekend I finally […]

Baked Cherry Cheesecake French Toast

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Dessert meets breakfast in this quick and easy Baked Cherry Cheesecake French Toast! Your mouth will thank you. I swear this will be my last cherry recipe for awhile, like, pinky promise it’s the last one. I’m the first to admit I’m addicted to all things cherry.  Especially cherry for breakfast like this Baked Cherry Cheesecake […]

Maraschino Cherry Frosting

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Don’t let the juice from your maraschino cherry jar go to waste! Make this deliciously gorgeous Maraschino Cherry Frosting instead! Perfect on cupcakes, cookies, cake and more! After posting several cherry recipes recently, I figured you guys might be wondering what I’m doing with all the juice from the maraschino cherry jars.  Trust me, that […]

Triple Chocolate Cherry Brownies

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Triple Chocolate Cherry Brownies. Perfectly fudgy brownies loaded with chocolate (bittersweet, semi-sweet and white chocolate) and studded with maraschino cherries throughout, there is a nothing but delight in every single bite. I have been on such a chocolate-cherry kick recently and the boys have been craving brownies. As I sit here writing this, I can […]

Printable Valentine’s Day Coupon Book for Kids!

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Treat your little sweetheart to a Printable Valentine’s Day Coupon Book for Kids! Printable coupons for family movie night, no chores, pizza for dinner and so much more! I love surprising my boys with Valentine’s Day treats. My mom used to spoil me rotten on Valentine’s Day and I LOVED it. I would get something […]