Red Velvet Sugar Cookies

Red Velvet Sugar Cookies {Macaroni and Cheesecake}

It's that time again, Christmas cookie time! For some reason, cookies just make Christmas seem so much more festive, maybe because we know Santa loves his cookies?! Santa (and all your family & friends) are going to absolutely love these Red Velvet Sugar Cookies! They are soft and chewy and the icing just makes them melt in your mouth. I think I just might have found a new favorite cookie! The perfect treat for a Christmas party or to give away as gifts, or to save for yourself, haha! ;) Red Velvet Sugar Cookies Source: Cookies … Read More

Pumpkin Pie Cake

Pumpkin Pie Cake {Macaroni and Cheesecake}

I've made this cake for years and it always gets rave reviews, so I thought I needed to bring it out of the archives and share it with you all again. This Pumpkin Pie Cake has such great flavor and all the flavor of pumpkin pie with some added oomph and pizazz from the icing, cake & pecans. Adam even loves this cake and he is a pumpkin pie hater. This would be great for Thanksgiving or … Read More

Creamy Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes

Creamy Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes {Macaroni and Cheesecake}

So we are coming up on the biggest food holiday of the year, Thanksgiving! I thought I would share an easy side dish that you can just fix & forget and then just add some simple mix-ins right before serving. I am actually not a fan of mashed potatoes...I know it's shocking, but I've never really liked them much. Adam, however, is a huge fan. I'm ashamed to say that in our 10 years of … Read More

Chicken Parmesan Pasta Bake

Chicken Parmesan Pasta Bake {Macaroni and Cheesecake}

Last week my good friend's mom made this amazing pasta and I got to sample some. I immediately began searching for a similar recipe and came across this one. This Chicken Parmesan Pasta Bake was delicious! Such a great comforting savory meal that would be great for a weeknight or a special dinner! The recipe calls for using just diced tomatoes for the sauce, which was great but next time I'm … Read More

Donuts & Pajamas 3rd Birthday Party


Sophie has lots of characters and things that she loves, Mickey, Princesses, Frozen, Zootopia, Lion Guard, etc. So since I couldn't seem to narrow it down, we decided to do a Donuts & Pajamas Party. We had so much fun! Her cake was a tower of donuts and I served chick-fil-a chicken minis, donuts & donut holes, chocolate chip pancake muffins, juice & milk. It was such a fun and … Read More

Pumpkin Sugar Cookies

Pumpkin Sugar Cookies {Macaroni and Cheesecake}

I couldn't let the end of October pass without one more pumpkin recipe. I went a little pumpkin crazy last weekend and made my favorite pumpkin chocolate chip muffins, pumpkin chocolate chips bars & these cookies too. These Pumpkin Sugar Cookies were completely amazing!!! So light and just the right amount of pumpkin & sweetness. Even my husband who isn't a huge pumpkin fan loved … Read More