Magic Cookie Bar Truffles

Have you ever had those magic cookie bars around the holidays? I have fond memories of my mom and I always making them growing up. I came across this recipe for Magic Cookie Bar Truffles and knew I had to try them! It's all the flavors of the traditional bars but in no bake truffles! Adam is in love with these and says they taste just like an Almond Joy or Mounds candy bar. Magic Cookie … Read More

White Christmas Haystacks

These little treats may look unassuming, but trust me when I say that these White Christmas Haystacks are amazingly addictive! Perfectly salty & sweet and seem to melt in your mouth. These are great to give away as gifts or take to a holiday party. Plus, they are super easy and don't require any baking! Customize them with any color of sprinkles for a treat throughout the year. White … Read More

Sugar Cookie Chex Mix

My mom & I always make the traditional muddy buddies (a.k.a. puppy chow or white trash) but this year I thought I would mix it up a little for a Christmas party we were going to. This Sugar Cookie Chex Mix was a huge hit! I had several ask me for the recipe. It's crunchy & sweet and really does taste like a sugar cookie! Plus, it's super easy to make and fun for kids to help with … Read More

Christmas Fun

Hope you all are having a fun filled Christmas season so far! We've been celebrating since mid-November haha! We had a wonderful Thanksgiving, watching the parade and wonderful time with family. Friday we went Black Friday Shopping and had lots of fun and found lots of great deals before heading to our second Thanksgiving celebration. We also decorated our Christmas tree really early in early … Read More

Red Velvet Sugar Cookies

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 … Read More

Pumpkin Pie Cake

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

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

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

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