Melon Mint Agua Fresca

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Delight in the refreshing flavors of melon and mint in this tasty Melon Mint Agua Fresca! After years and YEARS of trying to grown mint…I have finally succeeded!  I have had so many people write in with great tips and advice and I appreciate it all.  I have been enjoying mint all summer long – […]

Ham and Cheese Mini Corn Muffins

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These Ham and Cheese Mini Corn Muffins make a delicious and satisfying breakfast, a yummy afternoon snack, and are the perfect addition to school lunches! So I just realized yesterday that we’ve got a whopping TEN days until school starts.  Would it be super awful of me to say that I’m secretly looking forward to […]

The Best Coconut Macaroons

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For the true coconut lovers out there – this is my all-time favorite recipe for the Best Coconut Macaroons!  Made without sweetened condensed milk, the delicate, sweet flavor of coconut really shines through.  Chewy on the inside and perfectly toasted on the outside, dry macaroons are a thing of the past. Last night we had […]

iPad Mini or $300 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway!

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Today we’re celebrating the 2 year blogiversary of my good friend Lindsay over at Life, Love, and Sugar.  Lindsay was kind enough to invite a bunch of us to celebrate with her this week and to give you a chance to win either an iPad mini or a $300 Amazon Gift Card – woohoo! With […]

Slow Cooker Root Beer Pulled Pork Sandwiches

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Another fabulously easy slow cooker recipe – Slow Cooker Root Beer Pulled Pork Sandwiches! This past week was the first week in FOREVER that we didn’t eat out during the week.  Swim team is done for the year and our evenings are finally freed up.  That is, until soccer starts this next week. Oh, well… […]

Strawberry Daiquiri Fudge

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My favorite cocktail in fudge form – somebody hold me!  This Strawberry Daiquiri Fudge is perfect for your next party – so delicious and seriously impressive! So, I am a firm believer in enjoying fudge year-round.  Who says it has to be just a holiday food?  Not me! Some of my favorite fudge recipes are […]

Oven-Baked Blueberry Skillet Pancake

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There’s no reason to stand around flipping pancakes when you can make an Oven-Baked Blueberry Skillet Pancake!  Finally, families can eat pancakes together – at the same time! I can vividly remember the five of us kids sitting at the table waiting for our turn for pancakes.  My mom would be standing in front of the […]

Tropical Orange Jello Salad

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The refreshing flavors of orange, pineapple and coconut pair beautifully in this easy to make, one-bowl Tropical Orange Jello Salad! My little sister flew home to Virginia this past Tuesday.  It’s tough because we only get to see her once a year and the boys get really attached to her during that time.  Ashley is […]

S’mores Rice Krispies Treats Pinwheels

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Say goodbye to boring squares and hello to these fun S’mores Rice Krispies Treats Pinwheels! I hope you guys aren’t tired of s’mores yet because I’ve got one more recipe that’s going to blow you away – S’mores Rice Krispies Treats Pinwheels!  Not only are these treats easy on the eyes (totally impressive!), they are […]

Chocolate Caramel Layered Dessert

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Get ready to impress with this easy-to-make, gorgeous Chocolate Caramel Layered Dessert! Chocolate and caramel has to be one of my all-time favorite flavor combinations. There’s just nothing like the silky, creamy texture of rich caramel and when combined with the smooth, decadent flavor of chocolate – wowza! It’s like a flavor explosion in your mouth. There’s […]