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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 

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 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 

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 

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 

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 

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 

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 

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 

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 

Mermaid Fairy Gardens: Easy Kids Activity

Mermaid Fairy Gardens: Easy Kids Activity

Make your own fairy garden, mermaid style! This Mermaid Fairy Garden activity was a hit at my daughter’s birthday celebration! I looked up some ideas on pinterest and found some fun looking kits to buy, but I thought they were too pricey. The idea behind 

Free Printable Meal Planner

Free Printable Meal Planner

Make grocery shopping easier with this free meal plan printable! I love anything that will make life easier, so I often like to write down the meal plan for the week. This makes grocery shopping easier and I’m not in a fog when afternoon comes 

Betty Crocker Vintage Chocolate Cake Recipe

Betty Crocker Vintage Chocolate Cake Recipe

A Classic Chocolate Birthday Cake! A One-Bowl Chocolate Cake Recipe This recipe comes from a classic Betty Crocker cookbook. Sadly, it got lost overtime and you can’t find the recipe online. I wanted to revive it and show you all how to make it! Its 

Copycat Hello Fresh Mini Meatloaves

Copycat Hello Fresh Mini Meatloaves

You haven’t had meatloaf until you’ve tasted this recipe! This is such a fun spin on a classic! Meatloaf can be hard to make. It’s hard to cook all the way through, and by the time it’s done, it’s usually dry. Well not this recipe, 

Light Loaf Pan Lasagna

Light Loaf Pan Lasagna

Lasagna made simply! This is an easy make ahead meal! You can even make it in the morning before work and bake it at dinner time. I know lasagnas can be indulgent and tricky, with a lot of different ingredients, so this is a simple 

Steak Sauce And Marinade Recipe

Steak Sauce And Marinade Recipe

Make any cut of beef taste restaurant quality! This steak marinade is SO good! It is a recipe from my mom that she has been using ever since I was a kid, and now I make it for my family! I seriously thought that this