Strawberry Jam Buttercream

Strawberry Jam Buttercream |

One thing I think of when I think of Valentine’s Day is the combination of strawberries and chocolate. I recently found a recipe for raspberry jam butter cream on Hello Baker who got the recipe from Culinary Concoctions by Peabody. I love raspberries, but my husband is not a fan. So I thought why not... Read More

Perfect Cake Mix Cupcakes

Perfect Cake Mix Cupcakes |

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, I wanted to try this recipe for Perfect Cake Mix Cupcakes. I found the recipe on a blog called In the Wabe and she got the recipe from a book called Hello, Cupcake. These cupcakes definitely turned out prettier than what they usually look like from a box mix,... Read More

Potato Slabs

This is another recipe that I made for the super bowl. It was the one new recipe I made that day. I found this recipe at Amber’s Kitchen. I thought this sounded like an easier way to have something like potato skins and you use the whole potato. They were exactly what I expected. The... Read More

Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut Butter Cookies |

I love peanut butter cookies and this is my go to recipe when I want them. This recipe came from a good friend. I got the recipe from her after she made the cookies for us and my husband actually ate them. Normally he wouldn’t ever eat peanut butter cookies. This recipe has a little... Read More

Friendship Dip

This recipe here was part of my super bowl menu yesterday. It is a family favorite. I got it from a neighborhood friend. I think they call this friendship dip because if you made it for someone, they’d want to be your friend. This is so quick and easy to put together. It’s also great... Read More

Buttermilk Pancakes

Buttermilk Pancakes |

This is a simple recipe that you can throw together and have pancakes from scratch. It was quick and easy and the whole family loved them. The recipe came from Hillary at Dinner On a Dime. The only downside to these pancakes was the batter is not that sweet. We tried these babies with fruit... Read More

Caramel Corn Pops

Caramel Corn Pops |

This would be a great addition to any super bowl party. Who isn’t a fan of caramel popcorn? I definitely am. This is a fun recipe because it uses corn pops. No, not the cereal, these babies are found on the potato chip aisle. Barrel O’ Fun happens to be the brand that I get... Read More

Chipped Beef Gravy

This is a quick and simple recipe that I got from Meal Planning Mommies. It’s also inexpensive. Sarah Anne is the the one who posted this recipe and she put the cost as $2. When I was younger, my mom would purchase chipped beef in a boil a bag meal. I loved it then and... Read More

Jacketed Tacos

Jacketed Tacos

Crispy or soft tortilla? Why not have both?  I got the idea for these jacketed tacos from a restaurant we went to a while ago. Tacos are on my menu quite frequently. Since we eat them often it’s always fun to mix it up a little and do something different. I also included some other... Read More