Easy Pomegranate Balsamic Vinaigrette Salad Dressing

Pomegranate Balsamic Vinaigrette Salad Dressing

One of my favorite things about the summer is the it is so much easier to “eat lighter”. When the weather is warmer, you really don’t WANT to eat anything heavy so a salad becomes a perfect meal! My favorite salad dressing is still my creamy poppy seed dressing, but sometimes you just want something…

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Cheesy Potato Muffins | Use Up Those Leftover Mashed Potatoes!

Cheesy Potato Muffins

Mashed potatoes are a favorite side dish in our house and I always seem to make too much of them. We will save the leftovers, but they are never as good the next day after being put in the microwave! These cheesy potato muffins are a great way to use up the leftover mashed potatoes…

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Easy Pizza Recipe | Margherita Pizza Recipe

Margherita Pizza Recipe - Easy Pizza Recipe

When it comes to American food, pizza is one of the classics. There are hundreds of different ways you can order a pizza, and not many people don’t like them. One common pizza problem that many Americans have, however, is the fact that we all get stuck in a pizza rut from time to time…

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Easy Cinnamon Roll Recipe | Homemade Cinnamon Rolls!

Quick and Easy Cinnamon Rolls Recipe

If you have been looking for an easy cinnamon roll recipe so that you can make fresh, homemade cinnamon rolls…look no further! While cereal, English muffins and scrambled eggs are great choices for the average morning meal, they just don’t have enough “wow factor” for those days when you truly want to celebrate or show…

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Chicken Caprese Recipe | An Easy One-Pan Dinner!

Chicken Caprese Recipe

Chicken Parmesan is always a big hit in my house, but now that I have a bumper crop of tomatoes and fresh basil in my garden, I wanted to be able to use that to create a lighter and fresher version.  This Chicken Caprese recipe does exactly that! This recipe serves 4 people, but you…

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Easy Dinner Idea | Ham and Cheese Pinwheels

Ham and Cheese Pinwheels  An Easy Dinner or Appetizer Idea

With all the running around that we do, sometimes we just want an easy dinner idea that we can throw together quickly and that our children will enjoy. These ham and cheese pinwheels are exactly that! It takes just a few minutes to assemble them and they cook in just about 12 minutes. As an…

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Creamy Cucumbers and Onions Recipe

Creamy Cucumbers and Onions Recipe

If there is one recipe that takes me back to my childhood and my grandmother’s house, it is this creamy cucumbers and onions recipe. Growing up, it would be a side dish at almost every meal!.I think that was partly because it is so stinkin’ easy to make and partly because it is such an…

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Copycat Starbucks Lemon Loaf Recipe

Glazed Lemon Loaf - Copycat Starbucks Recipe

I know that when you think of Starbucks, you think “coffee”…but when I think of the Starbucks Lemon Loaf, I think “tea” (yes – I am one of those rare people who can easily switch back and forth between coffee and tea). But ok – I guess it goes great with coffee. Regardless of your…

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Broccoli Hummus Recipe | A Healthy Twist To a Favorite Dip

Broccoli Hummus

I stinkin’ love hummus because it is just so versatile.  It makes a great dip for vegetables, crackers and even chips!  There is just something about the creamy consistency (courtesy of the cannellini beans) that makes it just the perfect dip. A traditional hummus is made from garbanzo beans and tahini, but there is no…

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Crockpot Chicken Tacos + More Easy Healthy Recipes

Crockpot Chicken Tacos recipe

When people think of “easy healthy recipes”, tacos don’t usually come to mind. That’s because they haven’t tried these Crockpot Chicken Tacos! Tacos can really be and healthy or as unhealthy as you want them to be. If you use deep-fried taco shells and load them up with beef, cheese and sour cream – then…

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Orange Creamsicle Cake Recipe

Creamsicle Poke Cake Recipe

You know how you go to parties and people bring a side or a dessert and you just feel like you are seeing the same fruit salads, potato salads and broccoli salads over and over and over again? Well, this orange creamsicle cake recipe can provide some much-needed variation to the typical backyard barbecue dessert…

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