Best Ever Cut Out Sugar Cookies & Icing

My best friend made these Best Ever Cut Out Sugar Cookies & Icing last year and shared some with us and they were the best sugar cookies I've ever had! I seriously have trouble not eating like 6 at a time! I knew I had to make them this year and share them with you all. They keep their shape great and the icing pairs perfectly with the cookie and they aren't too sugary sweet. So fun to … Read More

Best Ever Game Day Chili

This is a recipe from the archives that desperately needed an update. This Best Ever Game Day Chili is one of my mom's specialties and a staple meal at our house. It has such great robust flavors and is so comforting! Plus you can mix it up by serving a chili bar with lots of toppings: crackers & cheese or Fritos & sour cream, lettuce & tomato. This is great for a busy day or … Read More

Ultimate Thanksgiving Round Up

Do you have your Thanksgiving Menu Ready to Go? I actually do not yet, oops! Better get to work on that! In case you are still searching for the best thing to bring, I put together a round-up of the Ultimate Thanksgiving Dishes to Bring...from the main course to side dishes to breads & then desserts! Hope you can find something from this Ultimate Thanksgiving Round Up that you can take to … Read More

Sophie’s 4th Birthday Mermaid Party

Sophie turned 4 last month and I wasn't going to do a party but she really wanted one, so we did a small family party. She is all about decorations so she asked for a Mermaid party and wanted lots of decorations so I obliged. The cake was amazing!! We had it made and it tasted incredible and looked fantastic!! Was so thrilled with it!! We had it catered by a local Tex Mex … Read More

Taco Soup

This Taco Soup is one of our staple meals, especially in the fall & winter months. It has such bold flavors and is so comforting at the same time. I actually posted this the first year I was blogging but realized it needed an update with new pictures. This is great for game days too since you can assemble it all ahead of time and cook it right before the big game. It also reheats and … Read More

Three Ingredient Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

The past few times we have gone to visit my parents, my step-mom has made the most amazing muffins. I asked her for the recipe and she said they only had 3 ingredients, plus they are on the healthier side too. I knew I needed to make them stat! These Three Ingredient Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins are amazingly delicious and so easy to make! They have great flavor and could even be dessert … Read More

Chicken Noodle Soup Casserole

I am all about quick & easy dinners these days, especially ones that make enough for another meal of leftovers. This Chicken Noodle Soup Casserole was amazing! So comforting and savory, plus it tastes just like chicken noodle soup but in baked form! We paired it with a salad to complete the meal. This couldn't have been easier to make.  You just chop all the ingredients, dump it in the … Read More

Easy Apple Pie Bites

Looking for a quick & easy dessert with just a few ingredients? Look no further! These Easy Apple Pie Bites were fabulous and really were super simple to make. Sophie loved helping roll them up. We topped them with caramel sauce after baking and that only added to their deliciousness. These would be great for an impromptu  get together where you need something that comes together in a … Read More

Baylor 6 Month Update

So cue all the tears, some happy and some sad. So Happy that we have had our baby boy for 6 Months and sad that it's going by so fast!! Baylor is such a wonderful blessing to our family, he is the sweetest little guy! He loves to snuggle and give kisses and touch your face. He's started eating baby food and is doing really well. His favorites are oatmeal, pumpkin, peas, and … Read More

Monster Cookie Bites

My daughter is totally in to making (& eating) cookies lately and was asking for some the other day. Well, it was super hot and I totally didn't feel like turning on the oven so we made these Monster Cookie Energy Bites which taste like a cookie, but no baking required! These are fabulous little treats or a great snack! Would even be great for a party and could put lollipop sticks in them … Read More