Let’s talk Chili….I have to admit, I spent most of my life hating it! I know, I know… However, as an adult, I smartened up and realized it is perfect for these brisk Fall days. I just had to find a type of chili that suited my tastes….and this is most definitely it! My… More »

I would like you to introduce you to Sweet Potato- Chips!! These crisp, crunchy, delightfully tasty chips are SO easy to make. You will be wondering why you haven’t made them before! My Husband (Josh) and I just kind of stumbled across this recipe. We really try our hardest to make home cooked meals, and… More »

All I have to say is MMMM… Caramel! These cupcakes are packed full of caramel flavor! The cupcake itself is a brown sugar cupcake, which really lets the caramel flavor shine through! It is then filled with a freshly made Salted Caramel Sauce (MMMmmmm..), and topped with Salted Caramel Buttercream!! It is super decadent, but… More »

A little known fact about me….I was born in West Germany! My Dad was in the army, and at the time my family was stationed in West Germany. As cool as that is, we moved back to the United States before I turned two. There are a ton of great photos of me exploring Germany,… More »

  Be forewarned…..these mozzarella sticks are delicious!! But that is okay, because they are simple to make. They only use TWO-INGREDIENTS…egg roll wrappers and string cheese. You will also use a drop of water to help seal the mozzarella sticks, dipping sauce if you so choose, and of course oil for frying! My husband and… More »

  S’mores….what is there to say about these glorious summer time treats? I think they hold such a special place in my heart because they bring me back to childhood. Girl Scout camp, and backyard fires with the family…S’mores were always there (I think my heart just fluttered a little). So earlier this year, when… More »

This is Charlie. We recently celebrated his 4th birthday!! He drives us completely crazy sometimes, but we love him anyways. He helps make our family complete! So I decided I wanted to do something special for him this year….I made him homemade dog treats!! This was my first time making these, so I was surprised… More »

I love the 4th of July!! We have been going to parade and fireworks since I was a kid!! But I also like seeing all the patriotic desserts!! This year I made Red White and Blue cupcakes!!   You can use any white cake recipe, I used my Fluffy Vanilla Bean recipe. After the batter… More »

Caramel is a wonderful…wonderful thing!! I love just about anything that has it as a featured ingredient!! I always thought that in order to make caramel at home, I would need a candy thermometer. It turns out that a candy thermometer isn’t needed, plus it is really simple!! Just 4 easy ingredients, and about 10… More »