Grapefruit Bars

Grapefruit Bars (1 of 5)

It's the citrus season and ever since I made these Pink Grapefruit Sandwich Cookies a few years ago, I've been in love with grapefruit baked goods. See, by themselves I don't like grapefruit really at all. Too tart for me, but when you combine them with buttery shortbread and sugar the results are sweet & refreshing! These bars definitely did not disappoint and are even Sophie approved! … Read More

Hot Black Bean & Corn Dip

Black Bean and Corn Dip  (4 of 5)

Need a quick & easy appetizer for the Super Bowl this weekend? Then look no further! This dip was so full of flavor and super addictive! Plus, it uses pantry staples and comes together in a flash! I took it to my girls night and we ate the leftovers with quesadillas the next day. Hot Black Bean & Corn Dip Source: All Recipes Ingredients: 1 (15 oz.) can yellow corn, … Read More

Easy Garlic Parmesan Knots

Garlic Knots (1 of 4)

Need an easy way to amp up your regular dinner rolls or biscuits? Look no further than these Easy Garlic Parmesan Knots! These are super quick to make and everyone will think you slaved away at them all day long, when really it only takes like 15-20 minutes from start to finish! These are packed full of flavor from the herbs and pair so well with a variety of meals. I served these with the … Read More

Best Slow Cooker Beef Stew

Beef Stew (2 of 4)

This Slow Cooker Beef Stew is so comforting and warms you from the inside out! It's labeled the best because it calls for some non-traditional ingredients like diced tomatoes & mushrooms that add such a great depth of flavor! I'm sure Adam is anxious for me to put this on the menu again very soon! It's even Sophie approved and she's been super picky as of late. Best Slow Cooker Beef … Read More

My Favorite Recipes of 2014

My Favorites 2014

As promised, here are my favorite recipes that I posted last year. It was so hard to choose and I could've included every single recipe from last month for sure, but I refrained. These are all recipes that I have made often or at least have a plan to make them again very soon. Were any of these on your favorites list? Share with me your favorite recipe, I'm always looking for new ideas & … Read More

Skinny Chicken Broccoli Alfredo

Chicken Broccoli Alfredo (5 of 5)

So it's cold outside which means I want to eat comfort food. However, I indulged a little too much over the holidays so I'm trying to get back on track this month. I absolutely love recipes that are healthier versions of comfort food and this Skinny Chicken Broccoli Alfredo is definitely one of those! This was so comforting and delicious! It's so good, its tough to watch the portion control … Read More

Caramel Apple Spice

Caramel Apple Spice (1 of 8)

One of my favorite drinks at Starbucks is their Caramel Apple Spice. It's the perfect drink to warm you up on a cold day! Well, sometimes it's just too cold to venture out or maybe you are snowed in but still want that delicious drink to warm you up. Well, never fear because now you can make it at home!! Plus this is a drink the whole family can enjoy, even the kids! This is warm, comforting, … Read More

Most Popular Recipes of 2014

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Happy New Year! I hope you all have had a wonderful time at the holidays with your families & friends! I'm so sad they are over but I guess that's what makes them so special. We've gotten lots of good family time together and because of that I don't have a new recipe to share with you today. However, here are the most popular recipes I posted in 2014 according to the ones that were … Read More

Best Chex Party Mix

Best Chex Party Mix (1 of 5)

So, I wasn't going to post this because everyone is familiar with Chex mix, but it was just so good and so addictive that I just had to share it with you all! This has such a nice zesty flavor and the perfect combination of trail mix ingredients! My friend Jennifer made some chex mix with her mom and it was the best I'd ever had. I set out to make some myself, but forgot to ask her for the … Read More

Merry Christmas 2014

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Merry Christmas from the Macaroni and Cheesecake family! Hope yours is full of love, laughter & joy! And most of all the love of Jesus, who is the Reason for the Season! "May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit." ~Romans 15:13 … Read More