Strawberry on Top

Hey friends! Sorry I haven't done a behind the scenes Strawberry on Top post in a while. Things have been busy getting ready for our little guy to arrive. I am 37 Weeks now and am actually already 3 1/2 to 4 cm dilated already so he could arrive at any time! That's both exciting and equally terrifying haha!  We have our hospital bags packed for the most part except those last minute items. … Read More

Beef Stroganoff

One of my favorite meals growing up was my mom's Beef Stroganoff...and it's still one of my favorites to this day. I thought it was high time that I tried making it myself..not sure what took me so long, because it's super easy! This Beef Stroganoff is comfort food at it's finest!! Savory and delicious and bursting with lots of flavor! Serve this with salad & bread for an easy weeknight … Read More

Double Chocolate Fudge Cookies

It's the month of love and what better way to show that love that through chocolate! Haha! These Double Chocolate Fudge Cookies are everything their name says: fudgy, chocolatey and addictive! It was really hard to only eat just one. They taste like a marriage between brownies and cookies. Your valentine is sure to love these and these would be great to take to kid's school valentine parties … Read More

Easy Thumbprint Cookies

Adam & Sophie both absolutely love these thumbprint cookies with icing from a local bakery where we live. I thought I would try and make an at home version. These Easy Thumbprint Cookies turned out great!! I also took them to a meeting  and got rave reviews as well! They really are super easy and you can customize them with different sprinkles & icing for different holidays or wedding … Read More

White Chocolate Cranberry Oatmeal Bars

Sophie is obsessed with cranberries of any sort, she was thrilled when Santa brought her her own packs of dried cranberries for Christmas. So I thought I would make a treat using dried cranberries. These White Chocolate Cranberry Oatmeal Bars have great flavor and are so easy, plus they use just one bowl making for easy clean-up! The recipe below is easily doubled for a 9 x 13 pan. White … Read More

Cookies & Cream Brownies

I made these Cookies & Cream Brownies quite a while ago but I had so many Christmas treats and delicious appetizers that I wanted to share with you that they got pushed aside for a bit. Well I decided it was high time I shared them! These brownies were incredible, perfectly soft and fudgy and the frosting is out of this world!! Would be such a wonderful treat for Valentine's Day … Read More

Hissy Fit Dip (Cheesy Sausage Dip)

This Hissy Fit Dip (Cheesy Sausage Dip) is a fabulous appetizer that is sure to be a crowd pleaser! The story goes that this was served at a tailgating party and was so popular that it ran out & a girl didn't get any and threw a "hissy fit." Who knows if that is for real or not, but regardless of what you call it this is an addictive dip that would be great at any party! You can also … Read More

Pregnancy Update & IVF #2

I am now 31 Weeks, getting so close! The picture above was taken on Christmas Eve at 29 Weeks. Our little guy is doing great and it right on track. I'm feeling pretty good except for my sciatic nerve giving me some problems and getting to the uncomfortable harder to get around stage. I haven't had too many cravings this pregnancy, except for Sweet Tea, Hot Chocolate, Sandwiches & Apple … Read More

Million Dollar Dip

Need a crowd pleasing appetizer for the National Championship Football Game or even the Super Bowl coming up? This Million Dollar Dip is a sure fire winner! It definitely lives up to it's name and the hype! It's super easy and you can make it ahead of time, plus it only uses 5 ingredients! This would be great for a party, game day or even a bridal or baby shower. Million Dollar … Read More

Top 16 Recipes of 2016

Hope you all had a very Merry Christmas! Ours was wonderful and I'll post about it very soon. In the mean time, it's that time of year for the top posts of the year according to page views. Looks like you all had a sweet tooth this year! There are a few savory dishes mixed in but lots of delicious treats! Did your favorite make the list or any you are excited to try? I listed them in reverse … Read More