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Homemade Taco Seasoning

Once you make your own Homemade Taco Seasoning, you won’t go back. DIY Taco Seasoning is not only is it cheaper AND healthier (no artificial ingredients or preservatives), but it also tastes better! This mix makes 4 tablespoons (1/4 cup), but I almost always double it and store my mix in a mason jar in […]

Blueberry Crumble Bars

Heaven help me, these Blueberry Crumble Bars are SO good. With a buttery sweet crust, blueberry filling, and crumble topping, this dessert will rise to the top of your list in the summer months. It can be made ahead and is even better on day 2! These Blueberry Crumble Bars are made of a buttery […]

Homemade Brownie Mix

Homemade Brownie Mix is easier, cheaper, tastier and a little bit better for you than the boxed stuff! You likely have the ingredients in your pantry right now. Use this recipe to make ahead, gift to someone, or to just make a batch of delicious, moist homemade brownies. Why Make Homemade Brownie Mix? My  mother, […]

25+ Amazing Mexican Recipes

The ultimate collection of tasty and easy Mexican recipes that will satisfy your cravings without a trip to the restaurant! As long-time food bloggers, cookbook authors, and moms, we’ve made a LOT of Mexican recipes over the years. They tend to please people of all ages and backgrounds and are wonderful for serving large groups. We’ve narrowed […]

Chicken Chimichangas

Chicken chimichangas made in the slow cooker? Why yes! It’s possible! We’ve tweaked the classic deep-fried Tex-Mex favorite, making it quite a bit simpler (and a little less fried). You’ll be wowed by this crowd pleaser meal! What is a Chimichanga? According to Wikipedia, a chimichanga is “a deep-fried burrito that is common in Tex-Mex and […]

Creamy Lemon Pasta Sauce

This Creamy Lemon Pasta Sauce (formally titled Citrus Pasta) comes together in minutes. Bright flavors like lemon and orange zest and fresh basil lighten up the decadent cream sauce. Mmmm, sooo good. I have been making this pasta sauce for years and years. It comes together quickly and is a total crowd pleaser. It’s fresh, […]

Raspberry Crumble Cookies

This easy and delicious raspberry cookie recipe will make you feel like a pro. The raspberry jam brings a fresh, flavorful punch to the soft and mild shortbread. The crumble topping adds in some surprise seasonings that complement the fruit perfectly. About Raspberry Crumble Cookies When a friend of mine served a blueberry version of […]

Shaved Brussels Sprout Salad

This Shaved Brussels Sprout Salad has the perfect combination of Brussels sprouts, savory bacon, crunchy almonds, and shredded Parmesan. These simple ingredients are tossed in a zesty homemade dressing that will have you craving for more. A crowd pleaser! Note: We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed […]

Freezer Meals for New Moms

We know how helpful having a stocked freezer can be when you’re a new mom. Whether you’re hoping to stock up on meals before the baby arrives or looking for recipe ideas to take to others, you’re sure to find great ideas in this ultimate list of freezer meals for new moms. We’ve used our […]

Chicken Taco Soup

This delicious, Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Soup is not only gluten free and dairy free, but it freezes beautifully either before cooking or after cooking. Packed with fresh flavor, the veggies give it that fiesta vibe that everyone will love. Take this big-batch soup along to tailgate parties or freeze in small portions for future healthy […]

20+ Birthday Dinner Ideas

Making a great meal can be one of the best gifts to someone you love. Here are 20+ birthday dinner ideas that will make someone feel extra special on their big day. Our ideas are approachable, yet still delicious. We’ve also included side dish ideas to help take the brainwork out of planning the meal. […]

Hawaiian Pork Tenderloin

With a balance of sweet, tangy, umami, and just the right amount of salty flavor, this grilled pork tenderloin marinade hits all the right palette spots. The marinade comes together quickly and works perfectly on the grill (or in the oven). Hawaiian Pork Tenderloin is an easy, yet impressive recipe that your people will love. […]

Bombas Socks Review

I have been using Bombas Socks for YEARS. My family has used all different heights, materials, and styles of their socks. Since I now consider myself an unofficial Bombas Socks Evangelist, it is long overdue that I write an official Bombas Socks Review. This post contains affiliate links. Opinions are all mine! A few years […]

Panini Bread

Making Panini Bread at home is much easier than you think, especially if you let a bread machine do most of the work for you. This recipe is absolutely delicious. It’s soft, fluffy inside will be a perfect home for any panini sandwich you want to make. It’s got a hint of sweetness and is […]

Whole Wheat Pita Bread

It’s easier than you think to make your own Whole Wheat Pita Bread, especially when you let the bread machine do the work for you! This recipe has the perfect balance of softness, yet structure. Thanks to the whole wheat, it’s extra nutritious too! Note: We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, […]