Favorite Christmas Brunch Recipes

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On Christmas Day, it’s our tradition to go to my mom & step-dad’s house for brunch.  We almost always have the same meal, but occasionally we add something new to the mix.  It’s one of my favorite meals and I look forward to it all year.  In light of that, I thought I would share […]

Trick or Treat Recipe Round-up

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Hey everyone! Hope you had a great weekend! You may or may not have noticed, but I have been a bit absent from social media this past week and have been slow to reply to comments. The reason for that is that I actually had minor laproscopic surgery last Tuesday.  I had a couple areas […]

Top 10 Mexican Dishes

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Let’s have a Fiesta!! If you’ve been reading my blog for a little while, you’ve probably caught on that Mexican is one of my favorite foods to make at home.  I just love the flavors and the freshness of the ingredients and the versatility of Mexican cuisine.  Since Cinco de Mayo is coming up, I […]

Great Thanksgiving Dishes

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Thanksgiving is such a wonderful holiday! I love that we gather around delicious food with our family & friends to give thanks for all God has blessed us with.  Its such a laid back holiday with no pressure of gifts, just fun time together.  I’m not hosting TG this year, but I am making a […]

Cinco de Mayo Recipes

Thank you all so much for your sweet comments and prayers for all of the victims in our area. Please continue to pray for everyone in TN, AL, GA & MS that were affected by the tornadoes. Mexican food is probably one of my favorite food groups! I just love it…however I really love it […]

Indulgent Thanksgiving Ideas

In case you are still in the planning mode for Thanksgiving & in need of more indulgent recipes, I thought I would post a round up for you of things I’ve made from years past. These were all delicious, so you can’t go wrong with any of them. Maple Glazed Turkey Cranberry Sauce Stovetop Macaroni […]

Have a Healthier Thanksgiving

I know the holidays are the time to indulge for most, but I decided to prepare a healthier menu in case any of you want to have lighter fare at your Thanksgiving table. Or you may want to just have one or two healthy options to balance out the richer dishes. All of these dishes […]

Favorite Recipes of 2009

I thought I would do a post with just a sampling of my favorite recipes from 2009. I have to be honest and say, I’m actually glad to leave 2009 behind. It wasn’t horrible, and it definitely had some high points…but on the whole I just think better things are on the horizon and am […]

Favorites of 2008

After seeing several blogs that have done this, I decided it would be a great idea to recap my favorite recipes of 2008, especially since this was my first year having a blog. I also want to take this opportunity to thank all of you that read my blog. It means the world to me! […]

Thanksgiving Menu

I have been busily prepping for my first go at hosting Thanksgiving. I will be having 8 guests plus Adam & I for Thankgiving Dinner on Wednesday night of next week. Thanks to Katie at Hyper Homemaker, I am all organized and on my way to a successful Thanksgiving meal. I have planned my menu […]