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Copycat Hello Fresh Crispy Southwestern Chicken Breasts

Copycat Hello Fresh Crispy Southwestern Chicken Breasts

Chicken Topped With Mexican Style Panko And Sour Cream This is one of our favorite chicken dishes! I got the recipe from a Hello Fresh meal kit a few years ago and we have been making it ever since. The recipe from hello fresh I 

Old Fashioned Chocolate Eclair Cake

Old Fashioned Chocolate Eclair Cake

Light and perfectly balanced with creamy vanilla filling and velvety chocolate topping! For some reason, this dessert always reminds me of Spring and Easter. It’s so light and perfectly balanced with the creamy vanilla filling and velvety chocolate topping, it’s really perfect for making any 

Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

This recipe makes the best chocolate chip cookies, every time! This recipe for chocolate chip cookies is my favorite, or I should say my family’s favorite. They love it when I make these! They are buttery- crispy on the edges, and soft in the middle. 

Simple Country Beef Stew

Simple Country Beef Stew

An Easy Crockpot Recipe This is one of those dump and go dinners, you’ll be glad you put in the crockpot come dinner time. This beef stew contains comforting falling apart cuts of beef, creamy potatoes, onions, and tender potatoes. Yum! Pair with a side 

How To Make Homemade Butter

How To Make Homemade Butter

Make your own fresh and creamy butter! Now, this was a first for me, this summer I wanted to see if I could make some homemade butter for my family. I was curious, first of all, could I do it? And second of all, how 

Old Fashioned Sure-Jell Strawberry Freezer Jam Recipe

Old Fashioned Sure-Jell Strawberry Freezer Jam Recipe

An easy strawberry freezer jam recipe! Strawberry season is such a fun time of year. Everything is warming up, plants are blooming, summer is just starting. Each June we try to take time to go to our local strawberry patch and pick loads of strawberries. 

Simple No-Knead Overnight Bread

Simple No-Knead Overnight Bread

This No-Knead Overnight Bread is the perfect complement to lunch or dinner the next day! It’s fall here in Indiana and the days are getting crisper! I feel like it is the perfect time to make some soups and stews for dinner. The perfect complement 

Easy Movie Night Snack Tray

Easy Movie Night Snack Tray

Make movie night extra special! Our family loved this special movie night snack tray. And it was really easy to make. This would be perfect for a kid’s sleepover, a party with friends, or even date night! I assembled everything and handed out bowls to 

Planning A Summer Garden

Planning A Summer Garden

Quick tips to make a summer garden easy for beginners! I am a relatively new gardener. I’ve done pots of tomatoes, peppers, herbs, and green beans before, but when we moved into our new house, I decided it was time for a big summer garden! 

The Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars Ever!

The Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars Ever!

Easy gooey cookie bars! These cookie bars are a family favorite. It’s one of the easiest dessert recipes to make, all you have to do is mix up the ingredients and bake them, no need to scoop out individual cookies. We love them! These cookie 

Easter Jello Eggs

Easter Jello Eggs

How to make easter jello jiggler eggs! This is a family tradition here, we have the vintage jello egg molds to make them! But if you don’t, I couldn’t find them for sale anywhere. Here’s a how-to from Marissa at Squirrelsofafeather.com using plastic easter eggs 

Easy Easter Lamb Cake

Easy Easter Lamb Cake

The Easy How-To Using a Boxed Cake Mix From a fellow mom with young kids, I wanted to share with you easy how-to instructions so that you can make an Easter Lamb Cake with your littles this year! We had so much fun making an 

How To Make Dried Orange Slices

How To Make Dried Orange Slices

A Simple DIY Recipe This is so fun! Light a candle, put on some Christmas music, and join me in making some orange slices for organic Christmas decorating! This orange slice recipe was super easy, and really put me in the holiday mood! I hope 

How To Make A Fall Tablescape

How To Make A Fall Tablescape

Using cuttings from your own backyard! This was our table decor for thanksgiving this year. And can I tell you a little secret? It didn’t cost me ANY money. I used cuttings from the bushes in my own backyard and I think it turned out 

Quick Oatmeal Bread Recipe

Quick Oatmeal Bread Recipe

With just a hint of honey! This is a really easy bread to throw together. You’re going to love it! Just mix it up in the afternoon and you’ll have fresh bread for dinner time. This bread pairs nicely with soup, stew, pasta, or an 

The Best French Silk Pie

The Best French Silk Pie

A classic Baker’s Square copycat recipe! When I was a kid, my parents took our family out for a piece of pie at Baker’s Square each Christmas. It’s something I remember to this day! Many years ago I wanted to recreate this family tradition by 

The Best Homemade Chex Mix

The Best Homemade Chex Mix

A tasty mix of snacks roasted with butter and spices! Now this recipe is a tradition my sister will make for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Everyone loves it! It’s the perfect snack to get you through the day of family fun, all the cooking and prepping, 

Easy Crockpot Salsa Chicken Recipe

Easy Crockpot Salsa Chicken Recipe

Only 3 ingredients! As I write this, it’s November 8th and I have the windows and doors open here in northern Indiana, letting in some fresh Fall air. It’s sunny, 65º and the orange and yellow leaves are falling off the trees like rain. What 

Grilled Chicken Marinade

Grilled Chicken Marinade

An easy and delicious chicken marinade! This chicken marinade is totally easy! It’s salty from the soy sauce and tangy from the Italian dressing with a hint of sweetness and garlic. We just love it! This marinade is for about a pound of chicken, but 

Quick Pico De Gallo Recipe

Quick Pico De Gallo Recipe

An easy recipe using a Roma Tomato! Today I wanted to share with you a quick Pico De Gallo recipe using a roma tomato! This is a perfect easy recipe to make for your next taco night. With just 6 ingredients you can pull it 

Simple Strawberry Lemonade Recipe

Simple Strawberry Lemonade Recipe

Really simple, yet so fresh! This recipe was one of my favorites to make for the blog so far! This simple strawberry lemonade is so fresh and delicious, and really easy to make! This recipe would be perfect for a party, you can make it 

The Best Garlic and Sour Cream Mashed Potatoes

The Best Garlic and Sour Cream Mashed Potatoes

Use the right kind of potato and you’ll get the creamiest mashed potatoes every time! The secret to the best mashed potato is using the right kind of potatoes! I love to use Yukon Gold potatoes every time I make mashed potatoes because they are 

Easy Creamy Pudding Pie

Easy Creamy Pudding Pie

Totally quick and easy, creamy dessert! You’ll love this light and creamy, easy throw together dessert! I remember my mom making this pie for me as a kid! Such a light and creamy dessert that is totally no sweat to throw together. The chocolate pudding