Sweet Potato Cupcakes with Marshmallow Crème {Recipe}

I’ve got another delicious dessert to share with you. I found this recipe when I was browsing for a sweet potato dish to bring to my family’s Thanksgiving dinner. I’ve never even heard of a cupcake or even a muffin that had sweet potatoes as the main ingredient. I had to see if they tasted as good as the looked. The recipe I found comes from Annie’s Eats, but I tweaked it a little to suit my tastes. I didn’t {Read More}

Pumpkin Dump Cake {Recipe}

Bless you, Pinterest. I’ve discovered yet another most delicious holiday treat. I bring you… Pumpkin Dump Cake! Well, actually Cookies & Cups brings you this fabulous recipe. I only tweaked it a wee bit. I just made it tonight and it was “the best dessert you’ve made so far” according to my husband. Now, that’s quite the review. How can something this easy be so dang amazing? It’s true, folks. See for yourself.     5.0 from 1 reviews Print {Read More}

Let the Juice Loose!

We are proud, new owners of a Magic Bullet Juice Bullet! Isn’t it funny, the things you get super stoked about as you get older? I feel like such a mom, a wife, an old lady getting excited over a kitchen appliance. But it’s true and this new kitchen prize juices up (literally) my mornings with anticipation of creating my own amazing juice concoctions.  Oh yes, they’ve been amazing.  If my homemade juice was bottled up and sitting itself on the {Read More}

Creamy Spinach & Artichoke Dip {Recipe}

My parents’ annual 4th of July party was approaching and I needed an appetizer or dip to bring.  I love opportunities like this because it gives me a chance to make something new, and use the guests as my unsuspecting “guinea pigs” to test out the never-been-made dish :)  I’m pretty sure I’ve never let anyone down.  I found a few spinach & artichoke dip recipes online, and I combined a few of them, creating my very own recipe.  Sorry, {Read More}

Creamy Nilla Berry Trifle {Recipe}

I’ll just say “you’re welcome” in advance for sharing this amazing and delicious dessert recipe with ya’ll.  It’s mine, too.  I took bits and pieces from 2 recipes I found and came up with my very own spin on 2 similar desserts.  I give you… my Creamy Nilla Berry Trifle recipe!  I’ve made it twice so far in the last week for 2 different gatherings and I’ve received nothing but “mmmm’s” and “wow’s” at both. Enjoy! :) *Printable Recipe Below* {Read More}

A Meat Lover’s Loaf

Being a new mom, I’m drawn to things that are quick and simple.  This especially applies to meals (except for on special occasions, of course).  This meat loaf recipe is way easy and tastes great.  We use the McCormick Meat Loaf Seasoning Mix for the recipe and we also add a few ingredients of our own to add a little extra crunch and flavor. You Will Need (McCormick’s ingredients): 1 pkg. McCormick Seasoning Mix 2 lbs. lean ground beef or {Read More}