Broccoli & Bacon Salad

Hello beautiful people!  Have you ever had a time that you have to bring something to a potluck and have no idea what to bring?! So you jump on Pinterest for a few minutes or hour 🤨 get all these elaborate, awesome ideas and then can’t decide which one to do! I think that I want to do something…

Monkey Bread

I could actually eat this whole thing by myself (shhh…. last time I ate 3/4 of it)! 🤭 Ingredients: 2 cans of Grand Biscuits 2/3 cup of sugar 2 teaspoons cinnamon 1 cup of brown sugar 10 Tablespoons butter Preheat oven 350 degrees. Grease bundt pan. Cut up unbaked biscuits and  shake in a  gallon…

Crockpot Diced Potatoes

This is my new recipe I tried this week (#newyeargoals) 🍽!! Those of us that like potatoes, in our family, loved them! I added sour cream (which I always do with potatoes) and this would also be good with ranch or some bacon bits! But this  was a winner for us and I’ll make again ✅ Ingredients:…

CHICKEN NOODLE SOUP – Crockpot

This recipe is from a friend that brought our family a huge batch when my dad was in Hospice and it was a hit! Since it was new, I am also considering it as one of New Year goals of trying a new recipe ✅ What I love about this soup recipe is that it…

Haystacks

These Haystacks are a Christmas tradition for our family…however this year, I didn’t quite get there, along with a lot of other things. But anyways, this is a simple, yummy treat. Downside, they can fall apart when you bite them, but I typically make mine a little bigger so maybe that’s why 😉 Ingredients: 1…

Family Apple Crisp🍎

Apple Crisp is a fun dish that I love to do with my kids (yes, it can get messy 😋)- they peel the apples with our apple peeler and I mix in! this recipe, is again, from my mom  – family favorite – Thanks Mom! 😘 Ingredients: 4/5 cups of peeled and sliced apples 1/4…

Chocolate/Oatmeal Energy Bites

This is simple, chocolate go-to snack! And they are pretty healthy too, so that’s a bonus! Ingredients: 1 cup of Oatmeal (dry) 1/2 cup  peanut butter 1/2 cup of chocolate chips (try mini chips) 1/3 cup of honey 1 tsp. vanilla Another option is to add 1/2 cup of flaxseed. I will typically estimate how…

Chicken and Rice Dinner

Planning out our families dinner menu tonight, I came across this very simple, yummy recipe with only 4 ingredients, so it’s pretty cheap too! Ingredients: Chicken (Bone-in) I have always used the bone-in, skinned chicken for this recipe but you could try skinless, boneless if you have that as well, I’m just not sure how moist it…

Casserole – Chicken Noodle with French Onions

Once in awhile , I break from our normal menu and try something different and I am so happy I did , because this was a hit with EVERY ONE in the family – AMAZING I Know 🙂 Ingredients: 4 cups of cooked chicken 1 cup of French Fried Onions 2 cans (10.75 oz) Cream…

Mom’s All Day Pork Roast

I usually buy a pork roast butt (if it has some fat mixed in, that makes it more moist), maybe 2 or 3, when they are on sale. I typically leave the house by 7a and when I arrive back home at 530, dinner is ready! My mom always used this recipe and now I…

Easy, Buffalo Chicken Appetizer

Ingredients: 2 large cans of chicken 1/2 cup of Buffalo hot sauce (I use Frank’s Red Hot) if you like it a little spicier, add more 2 cups of shredded cheddar cheese 1 cup of cream cheese (softened) 1 cup of sour cream Preheat oven to 350. Mix all ingredients together in bowl (saving a…

Best Birthday Cake Ever – Ice Cream Sandwich Cake

Use a 9×13 pan Cool Whip (16 oz) Ice Cream Sandwiches (about 24) Optional: Sprinkles, caramel, hot fudge, chocolate Unwrap ice cream sandwiches (this is an easy step that the kids can help with). Lay  half of the ice cream sandwiches in pan Cover with a layer of cool whip Create another layer of  ice…