Kid Favorite: Thai Peanut Chicken and Noodles

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This is a meal I make all the time, but never actually write down the recipe. Do you have those? The meals that the whole family likes, but you make so much -- sometimes with a dash of this or that depending on what you have -- that you don't really have a recipe? I finally wrote it down. I … [Continue reading]

March Madness Taco Bites

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Hmmph. I must really like you. My beloved Jayhawks made a pitiful exit from the NCAA tournament last weekend, and I'm still sharing this recipe with you. Because I know many of you have a full weekend of basketball ahead of you and though I'm still smarting from the loss, I want you to eat well … [Continue reading]

March Madness Slam Dunk: Pepperoni Swirl Bread

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Living in Kansas, NCAA tournament time is right up there with birthdays and anniversaries in terms of importance. We don't miss a game that our … [Continue reading]

Snickerdoodle Bars

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Snickerdoodle. It's one of my favorite words of all time. When we got a fish, I wanted to name him Snickerdoodle. We named him Mighty. When we got … [Continue reading]

Last-Minute Lucky Charms Cupcakes

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Need something super stat for St. Paddy's day? I've got you covered. My kids saw a version of these cupcakes online. Since they start with a cake mix, … [Continue reading]

Guinness Beef Stew (Crock Pot)

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I love a good beef stew in the winter, but love it even more when my crock pot does most of the work. Since it's almost St. Patrick's day, I adapted … [Continue reading]

Shamrock Mini Mint Cheesecakes

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I love the presentation on these little buggers...who knew that hearts could work overtime on St. Paddy's day? I got these adorable heart silicone … [Continue reading]

Cheater’s Baileys Irish Cream Brownies

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What do you do when you need an Irish-themed dessert and you don't have much time? You cheat. You pull out a box of brownie mix and doctor that … [Continue reading]

This is 40! Cinnamon Roll Sugar Cookie Bars

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Y'all, today is my birthday. A BIG birthday. I'm entering my fourth decade begrudgingly, but if I have to do it -- I would like it known that these … [Continue reading]

Oscar-worthy: Salted Caramel Krispie Treats

Did you watch the Oscars last night?  I DVR-ed them and started watching about 9pm so I could fast forward through the commercials and some of the … [Continue reading]