Luau Fruit Salad

Luau Fruit Salad |

Today, I am sharing a recipe for Luau Fruit Salad. My mom actually got this recipe from a local grocery store. They were having Hawaiian Days one week and were sampling and sharing this salad recipe. I have altered the amount of ingredients a little bit from the original recipe. I also think you could... Read More

White Texas Sheet Cake

A little bit ago, I shared a family recipe for Texas Sheet Cake. Shortly after that, I was on and noticed a recipe for White Texas Sheet Cake. So I thought, since we love the Texas Sheet Cake so much, I had to give this recipe a try. There are only a few differences... Read More

Honey Glazed Chicken

Honey Glazed Chicken |

I found this recipe from Melanie at Mel’s Kitchen Cafe. She got the recipe from Kristin at It really looked like something my family would enjoy, and they did. I doubled the sauce as suggested in the recipe. It was a little strong on the lemon side for me. I think next time I’ll... Read More

Blueberry Sour Cream Pancakes

Blueberry Sour Cream Pancakes |

I just saw this recipe for Blueberry Sour Cream Pancakes at and had to give them a try. We love blueberry muffins but I never make blueberry pancakes. I was just waiting for the right recipe. Ya, I could add blueberries to my good old mix from a box, but I wanted something a... Read More

Bowtie Chicken Salad

Bow Tie Chicken Salad |

This is an all time favorite pasta salad of mine. I love it. It is especially good to use for wedding and baby showers. I have another recipe that is similar, but it uses a bottle of coleslaw dressing. I prefer this one because it uses good old mayo, which I always have on hand.... Read More

Lion House Dinner Rolls with Honey Butter

If you ever lived in Utah you know about these rolls. The Lion House was formerly Brigham Young’s home, but it is now a restaurant and banquet/reception center. For years, my Great Aunt gave us each a traditional gift at Christmas, which was an invitation to a dinner at the Lion House. She had a... Read More

Shockingly Simple Fruit Dip

This is a recipe that’s been around for a while. If you don’t have it yet, you ought to. This is the simplest dip to whip up and serve with fresh fruit. Now is the best time of year to use this recipe. I love it with fresh strawberries and I also really like it... Read More

Lion House Quiche Lorraine

Lion House Quiche Lorraine

On occasion, I have a little leftover bacon and ham. When I do, I love the make this recipe. It calls for both bacon and ham, but I have made it before with just bacon and just ham. This recipe comes from the Lion House here in Utah. I usually just use a Marie Callender’s... Read More

Firehouse BBQ Grilled Chicken

Firehouse BBQ Grilled Chicken |

So, I had this recipe from Picky Palate for almost a month and have been waiting to try it. We finally got around to making it yesterday. It turned out so good. Now, I use chicken tenders instead of breasts. I like them because they cook evenly and fast. I did put them in the... Read More

German Apple Pancakes

German Apple Pancakes

My family absolutely loves German pancakes, otherwise known as hootenannies at our house. So when I saw Sharlene Hawkes on KSL’s Studio 5 sharing a recipe for German Apple Pancakes, I had to give them a try. It does require a little more effort than regular German Pancakes with the addition of apples, but is... Read More