Creamy Ranch Chicken

Creamy Ranch Chicken |

Right now I am on the hunt for recipes that I can make without using my oven. I am looking for recipes using your stove top, grill, microwave or crock pot. Summer here is way too hot, especially in July. I don’t want to add to the heat by turning on the oven. I found... Read More

Cream Cheese Ice Cream

This is another fav at our house and it’s my last ice cream recipe that I have to share with you. And again, no picture to go with this. Just beware that it is very fattening, 1/2 cup serving is 290 calories. I found this recipe years ago on On the recipe, it said... Read More

Orange Pineapple Old-Fashioned Freezer Ice Cream

Here’s another favorite ice cream recipe. So no picture again, but I just could not make all these recipes in one week. I would have to go back to weight watchers for sure, but I wanted to share all of these recipes with you now. I got the recipe from my sister in law. It... Read More

Ben and Jerry’s Sweet Cream Base

I got this recipe years ago from It is so yummy and creamy. Sorry, I don’t have a picture. The one thing that is so great about this recipe is that it is a base, you can add what ever you want to it. We love to add crushed oreos. Just add whatever you... Read More

Blueberry Cheesecake Ice Cream

Our family loves homemade ice cream. It’s a special treat that we only make a few times a year. Today and for the next few days, I’m going to share my favorite recipes for homemade ice cream. Today’s recipe I got from a fellow pinchingyourpennies member whose screen name is “beandip“. The picture of this... Read More

No Bake Banana Crunch Bars

No Bake Banana Crunch Bars |

Anytime I see a store with Post Great Grains Banana Nut Crunch cereal on sale, I pick up a few boxes just to make this recipe. I got it from a Taste of Home magazine years ago. This is a great recipe for summer because it only involves a microwave for cooking. It is Shockingly... Read More

My 1st Blog Award

I just got my first blog award thanks to Sherri at Kaysville Momma. Thanks so much Sherri! Hopefully, I did this whole award thing right, if not let me know. OK, here are the rules and remember if you already have the award just accept and that’s all you have to do. 1. You have... Read More

Mountain Dew Cake

Mountain Dew Cake |

I am finally getting around to blogging about this wonderful cake. After making those outrageous apple dumplings, I came across this recipe for Mountain Dew Cake at another blog called Patti’s Pantry. I figured it was worth a try since I sill had Mountain Dew left in my fridge from making the apple dumplings. The... Read More

Barbecue Ham Sandwiches

Barbecue Ham Sandwiches

This recipe  is a staple at our house in the summertime. It’s so great to quickly heat this up on the stove top and NOT  heat up the house. I got this recipe a year ago from a issue of Simple and Delicious magazine. Sure you could do the same things with any bottled barbecue... Read More

Creme Brulee French Toast

Creme Brulee French Toast l|

This is a new recipe I got from one of my new favorite blogs, What’s Cookin?. I have made similar recipes to this before, but after making this recipe, I don’t think I’ll use any other recipe. I love recipes like this, where you can make breakfast at night and it’s already to throw in... Read More