Cherry Cheesecake Brownies | Easy Weeknight Dessert!

Cherry Cheesecake Brownies

Brownies are always a big thing in our house. If I were to ask my kids what their favorite “regular” dessert (meaning one that doesn’t require a whole lot of effort on my part), they would undoubtedly say “Brownies!”. From a box, from scratch – they don’t really care. I usually try to make my […]

Cinnamon Sugar Donut Holes | Easy Donut Recipe

Make Your Own Cinnamon Sugar Donut Holes

What child doesn’t like donuts and fresh from the fryer donuts are just the best! These cinnamon sugar donut holes are really easy to make. Of course, like anything fried in oil, the downside of making these is that your home might smell like oil for a few hours but that is why I like […]

Denver Omelette Breakfast Sliders | Easy to Make and Freezer Friendly!

Denver Omelette Breakfast Sliders - Easy To Make and Freezer Friendly

If you need an easy breakfast to feed a crowd or just want to get a lot of freezer cooking done quickly, then you are going to want to try this recipe for Denver Omelette Breakfast Sliders! Like my freezer breakfast sandwiches, you are going to bake the eggs in the oven. This makes cleanup […]

Baked Parmesan Chicken Nuggets with Asian Dipping Sauce

Baked Parmesan Chicken Nuggets

Even though my children are no longer that young (the oldest is 13), they still do really like chicken nuggets. They are big fans of my copycat Chick Fil’A Chicken Nuggets, but I do prefer that they not eat so many fried foods and peanut oil can get pricey. Still, if I am going to […]

Easy Homemade Soft Pretzels Recipe

homemade soft pretzels recipe

I have lived in or just outside of Philadelphia for 40 of my 45 years. I grew up on soft pretzels. I remember growing up, there was a guy who would stand in the median strip on City Line Avenue just outside our neighborhood selling soft pretzels in brown paper bags for just $1 per […]

Avocado, Blackberry and Pear Smoothie | Healthy Breakfast Idea!

Avocado Pear and Blackberry Smoothie  Healthy Breakfast Idea

I love juicing and making smoothies and this was a new combo for me. I have been sticking to my just my favorite juices lately, but I wanted a smoothie the other day and I wasn’t in the mood for my usual strawberry banana smoothie….and this avocado, blackberry & pear smoothie was delicious and a […]

Baked Sweet Potato Fries

Baked Sweet Potato Fries

French fries are a big weakness of mine but they are usually fried to within an inch of their lives and made with not-great-for-you white potatoes.  Sweet potatoes have 400% more Vitamin A in them than white potatoes.  They also have more Vitamin C, fewer calories, more fiber and few net carbs than a white […]

Chocolate Glazed Baked Donut Recipe

Chocolate Glazed Baked Donuts Recipe

Chocolate Glazed Baked Donut Recipe Who doesn’t love donuts? They are sweet, fun to eat an portion-controlled. The only problem is, they are also often fried and you have no idea what is in them. This from-scratch donut recipe is baked on the oven, easy and fun to make. One great thing about this recipe […]

Easy Sausage Gravy and Biscuits Recipe

Biscuits and Sausage Gravy Recipe - A Comfort Food Classic

Oh – this is one of my all-time favorite breakfasts and I don’t have it nearly as often as I would like to have it! My family is originally from Indiana, so we would have this fairly often when I was young. After a while, my mom started not making it as often (because it […]

Peanut Butter Cup Eggs | Easy Easter Recipe

Peanut Butter Eggs  Easy Treat for Easter

If you need a last -minute treat to make for Easter, or just want to know how to make them yourself after they are gone from the stores, then you are going to want to try making these copycat Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Eggs recipe! Of course, these can be made all year-round and, like […]

How To Make Homemade Thin Mints | Copycat Girl Scout Cookies

Homemade Thin Mints Copycat Girl Scout Cookies

Thin Mints are the most popular Girl Scout Cookie of them all and for good reason – they are absolutely delicious and a box of Thin Mints gives you the almost the best “bang” for your buck. As you know – I am a very frugal person and (for you newbies to this site), I […]