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Vanilla French Toast with Strawberry Syrup

Vanilla French Toast with Fresh Strawberry Syrup-perfect for breakfast anytime! I love when kids get in the kitchen. Not just to empty the dishwasher or grab some chips but to cook. My kids love getting in the kitchen. Not to help, but to do it all themselves. A few weeks ago, my son had a […]

Chocolate Chip Muffins

Chocolate Chip Muffins with a light sugar crumb topping-so easy to make and tasty to eat! As a kid, between the ages of 10 and 15, most kids get that “best friend”, the one kid who they always name when they want to do something, talk to someone, just hang out with. And as an adult…..always remember. My Cassie has […]

Sour Cream Coffee Cake

Sour Cream Coffee Cake-sometimes it all about the crumb topping!  The holidays are my favorite time of year. Starting the day after Halloween, I can officially get my bake on. Not that I don’t bake all year long but during the holidays, it becomes a family affair. If you come to our house during the […]

Light and Fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes

Light and Fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes-the perfect way to start off any day! Reading is so important for kids. I’m blessed that 2 of my 3 kids, love to read. In Elementary and Middle school, both CJ and Cassie would complete for top reading points every year. Grace is not my reader. I have to nag […]

Sea Salted Praline Pecan Clusters and a new cookbook!

These melt in your mouth Sea Salted Praline Pecan Clusters can be made in a microwave in less than 10 minutes and disappear even faster. Make some for a movie night or just because you need some praline goodness in your life. A little over a week ago my friend Melissa Sperka from Melissa’s Southern […]

Texas Sheet Cake

Texas Sheet Cake-so easy to make, even easier to eat! I don’t get to make full cakes that often. Even though there are five of us, we never finish them. So I get excited when the kids want to have friends over. I can make a cake! Usually I’ll try to do something fancy, with […]

Chocolate Syrup Swirl Cake

Chocolate Syrup Swirl Cake-because don’t we all love chocolate syrup? Hershey’s. Just the thought of that name brings chocolate to the mind. So what’s a girl to do when wandering through her favorite used book store when she sees a cookbook called Hershey’s Incredibly Easy Recipes? Of course I bought it, along with a few […]

Chicken Noodle Soup

Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup-is there anything better on a cold day? It’s time for the Crazy Cooking Challenge again. This month’s Challenge-Chicken Noodle Soup. Sounds easy, doesn’t it? Remember, the only qualifications are, you must get the recipe from another blogger, make the recipe then post about it. Simple enough. I start searching, do a […]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake Bars

So much to love in one bar! Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake Bars! It’s that time of the month again. Crazy Cooking Challenge. I love this challenge. Every month we are given a different type of food, to go out and find a recipe for, make it, blog about it, and then everyone links up so […]

Blueberry Muffins

It’s time for the Crazy Cooking Challenge again. Blue Berry Muffins, one of my family’s favorites! I really love participating in this challenge. Finding the recipe, meeting new bloggers, seeing all the different twists on the same idea. Tina from Mom’s Crazy Cooking works so hard every month coming up with the challenge, e-mailing us updates […]

Egg-in-a-Hole Grilled Cheese

It’s time for the Crazy Cooking Challenge again. This month it’s Grilled Cheese Sandwiches! I’ve got 3 kids, I was a kid, hubby was a kid, and every kid eats grilled cheese sandwiches. I was looking forward to the challenge of something different than just cheese between two slices of bread but when I started […]

Chocolate Bliss Cake

Chocolate Bliss Cake, this cake will cure any chocolate craving! Oh yes, make sure you take a good look at all that chocolate heaven almost dripping off the plate. I was so excited when Tina announced what this month’s challenge would be for the Crazy Cooking Challenge! Chocolate Cake! And all I had to do […]

Strawberry Cheesecake Smoothie

Strawberry Cheesecake Smoothie-perfect for breakfast or an afternoon pick me up!   It’s time for the Crazy Cooking Challenge again. This month it’s smoothies! What an easy assignment and perfect for this time of year! Oh how I must suffer for the sake of this blog sometimes. And then make my kids suffer by taste testing. […]

Mashed Potato Soup

Ok, so Halloween is over, onto the next holiday, and then the next right after that. It seems November 1st hits and we get into a whirlwind of eating,at home,at the office,at school,at church, everywhere you stop,you’ll either be sampling a bite of something or thinking about the next stop where you will be eating. […]

Spaghetti Challenge-Scooter’s Spaghetti

Scooter’s Spaghetti It’s The Crazy Cooking Challenge again. This time it’s spaghetti. I have to tell you I was worried about doing this challenge. My family is sooooooo picky about spaghetti sauce. It’s taken years to come up with a sauce that tastes good, that everyone will eat. And then one night I was wandering […]

Grilled Nutella and Cream Cheese Sandwich

Grilled Nutella and Cream Cheese sandwich with strawberries- for breakfast, lunch or a snack I was so going to save this one for the Crazy Cooking Challenge but I just can’t wait to share it with you all. Strawberries are in full season here. And the Strawberries just put this one over the top. I […]

Chocolate Overload Loaded Brownies

I created this Chocolate Overload Brownie recipe just so I could get something off my chest. Snobbery. I can’t stand it. It comes in all forms. It crosses all facets of life. And it starts early in life. In grade school, who’s wearing the designer sneakers and the $300 jacket and it never ends. As we get older, […]

Facebook-sharing is caring

I love Facebook! Before I was ever a blogger, I was a facebook junky. I love seeing what everyone’s up to and it’s allowed me to keep tabs on friends and family that, well, I probably wouldn’t just pick up the phone to call on a regular basis. As a blogger, Facebook is an invaluable […]

Sexy Fudgy Walnut Brownies

It’s time for the Crazy Cooking Challenge again. And this one is right up my alley. FUDGE! Oh darn, I’m going to have to make something chocolaty, Something sinfully decadent. And the very best part…. I didn’t have to look for my recipe. It came to me. Really it did. A few weeks ago Ki, […]

Chocolate Pumpkin Pound Cake

Chocolate Pumpkin Pound Cake-rich dark chocolate, moist cake with just a subtle hint of pumpkin flavor. It’s that time of year. Pumpkin Season. I’m not a big fan of pumpkin. It’s a fact. My family has to suffer through every year without pumpkin pie. I refuse to make one. Honestly, I don’t even know if […]

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