Baked Sweet & Sour Chicken

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We love the sweet and sour chicken from our local Chinese take-out joint. So when I found a baked version online that claimed it was just as good as the restaurant stuff, I couldn't not try it. The fact that it was baked was a bonus -- it's healthier and would be a great dish to give to one of my … [Continue reading]

Soft Batch Malted Chocolate Chip Cookies

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I have about 437 cannisters of malt powder left from my last pregnancy. I craved malted flavor in everything sweet; I even threw it in yogurt (which seems exceptionally gross right now). I still love it -- just not in everything. I've made other malted chocolate chip cookies but they were more thin … [Continue reading]

Overnight Baked Apple French Toast

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Before Easter, I was experimenting with some baked French toast casseroles because I wanted to find the perfect one to share with you.  I looooove a … [Continue reading]

One-Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup

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Don't run away because there's a long list of ingredients in this recipe. Many of them are spices, which take just a second to scoop and dump in the … [Continue reading]

Score! Easy March Madness Cookies

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These pics don't do the super-cute cookies justice. I actually made them during the tournament LAST year, and had to snap the pics really fast as we … [Continue reading]

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]

Lucky Charms Krispie Treats (magically delicious!)

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Do you ever remember you're supposed to bring treats to an event like thirty seconds before you need them? *crickets chirping* Okay, maybe … [Continue reading]

Leprechaun Dirt Cake for St. Paddy’s Day

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If you ask my kids what they're favorite dessert is they will tell you, hands down, it's dirt cake. I don't tell many people this fact because I get … [Continue reading]

Green Mac ‘n Cheese!

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I promise you this is good. Really good. As in, I-just-ate-it-for-breakfast good. It would be a perfect St. Paddy's Day dinner at your house. And best … [Continue reading]

Key Lime Pie Bars

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Let's face it, green food is not the most appetizing. But, for whatever reason, my kids love St. Patrick's Day and insist we're green from head to toe … [Continue reading]