Category: Food

CrockPot Recipe Roundup: One Pot Meals Edition

CrockPot Recipe Roundup: One Pot Meals Edition

Wouldn’t it be absolutely magical if you could just dump a bunch of ingredients in a pot and…POOF!…dinner was ready in a matter of hours? Cue the glitter and magical unicorns, man, because this is what I’m giving you today!  A round-up of crockpot recipes […]

Slow Cooker Applesauce of My Dreams

Slow Cooker Applesauce of My Dreams

If it’s fall, it must be apple time! I have such fond childhood memories of going apple picking.  Every year, we would visit Eckert’s in Millstadt, IL.  We’d ride the wagon out into the orchards and fill our bags and our bellies with beautiful reds […]

CrockPot Recipe Roundup: The Meats Edition

CrockPot Recipe Roundup: The Meats Edition

Alright, alright, alright, alright!  We’re back today with some more Crock-Pot deliciousness for you and yours! In the last installment of the Crock-Pot Recipe Roundup, we talked all about soups/stews/chili.  Hopefully, you’ve tried a few of those and you now have some new family staples! […]

Making a Rice Krispy Castle in 21 Easy Steps

Making a Rice Krispy Castle in 21 Easy Steps

  If you had asked me a couple months ago, So Beth, any interest in building a castle out of Rice Krispy treats?  Well, I’m afraid I would’ve laughed at you and given you a resounding NO.  See, I’m pretty sure that the only semi-creative […]

CrockPot Recipe Roundup: Soups and Stews Edition

CrockPot Recipe Roundup: Soups and Stews Edition

Friends, I hear you and I want to help.  You’re yearning for…desperate for…dying for…crock-pot recipes that are easy and (mostly) healthy.  Well, yearn no more.  I am here to help! With four busy kids and a husband who works crazy hours, I depend a lot […]

Mom’s Deep Dish Pizza-ish

Mom’s Deep Dish Pizza-ish

Sorry it’s been kind of quiet around here in the Food section of the ol’ blog.  Summertime is not one of my favorite times of year to do a lot of actual cooking.  We tend to eat a lot of grilled meats and thrown-together salads […]

Banana Bread Delicousness

Banana Bread Delicousness

My mom makes an amazing banana bread.  This is not that recipe. You know how sometimes you can eat something your whole life and you think it’s the best ever and then you try to make it yourself and it…doesn’t work?  Yeah.  That’s how I am […]

Toffee Chocolate Chip Cookies

Toffee Chocolate Chip Cookies

Just FYI…this post contains affiliate links.  If you buy anything after clicking through from here, I earn a few cents.  Thanks! Toffee.  Chocolate chips.  Cookies. Y’all.  You’re welcome. Everyone needs a good chocolate chip cookie in their life and this is the one my family […]

Chile Verde Pork & Rice Bowls (Slow Cooker Recipe!)

Chile Verde Pork & Rice Bowls (Slow Cooker Recipe!)

I am a HUGE fan of making something once and using it in a different way at least once more.  To me, it’s a time-saver and makes your dollar stretch farther.  And who doesn’t want more time and money?  I mean, I’m just looking out […]

4 Kitchen Tools I Just Can’t Live Without

4 Kitchen Tools I Just Can’t Live Without

This post contains affiliate links, which means I receive a few cents if you make a purchase using some of the links.  It costs you nothing extra, but helps me out a little bit, so thanks! Every cook has those tools in her kitchen that she […]