Cranberry Iced Tea: Snapple Copycat Recipe

Welcome to another day of our tour around the United States, we have made our way to the South with Buttermilk Fried Chicken recipe and to the Heartland with Loaded Baked Potato Salad. Today we are in the New England area where cranberries are grown and Snapple drinks were originated in New York. This Cranberry Iced […]

Loaded Baked Potato Salad

We continue our tour around the United States today, in celebration of the upcoming Fourth of July holiday! Yesterday we were visiting the south for a Buttermilk Fried Chicken recipe and today we head to the north west part of the country, to Idaho where potatoes are plentiful. This Loaded Baked Potato Salad has the […]

Buttermilk Fried Chicken

Fried Chicken is one of those dishes, that is perfect to enjoy all year long. Whether you are having a big holiday get together or enjoying a potluck with some friends during the Summer, nothing says good home cookin’ like Buttermilk Fried Chicken! With the Fourth of July Holiday right around the corner, we thought […]

Watermelon Strawberry Smoothie

During the Summer months, there is nothing better than ice cold watermelon. Sometimes when it’s really hot, we simply cut the watermelon into large chunks and enjoy it for lunch. Another fruit we eat a lot during the Summer are strawberries. So we thought we would combine two of our favorites for this Watermelon Strawberry […]

Weekly Menu Plan: June 21

Are you ready to plan dinners and your shopping for next week? There’s nothing like feeling prepared so that you can be a “yes” mom when the weather’s nice and the kids want to spend the whole day at the pool or hanging out at the park! And when the kids get a glimpse of […]

Weekly Menu Plan: June 14

It’s looking to be a busy week for us here and having a menu plan is one of the things that help to keep us on track – at least we don’t have to think of what to fix for dinner! You all know how much we wave the menu-planning banner and it’s weeks like […]

Homemade Buttermilk Biscuits & Gravy

I don’t know about the man in your life, but there are few things that Doug enjoys more for breakfast than Homemade Buttermilk Biscuits & Gravy. So with Father’s Day coming up this Sunday, I thought I would share one of his favorite breakfast recipes with you all! Now, I have to honest here…Doug is […]

Weekly Menu Plan: June 7

The weather is heating up and the summer is starting – I think most kids around the country will be starting their summer breaks in the next two weeks if they haven’t already, like ours have. It seems like a perfect time for a menu plan full of grilled recipes, salads, and using your slow […]

Peanut Butter and Nutella Shake

Welcome to another Thirsty Thursday! Do I have a drink today that’s sure to satisfy everyone… a Peanut Butter and Nutella Shake! When Nutella first hit the scene I have to admit that I was a slow learner, I tried it but did not see what all the hubbub was about. Luckily for me my […]

Turkey Casserole

I hope you still have some leftover Turkey from Thanksgiving, because this recipe for Turkey Casserole is a must have! It combines several leftovers including stuffing, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce and of course Turkey. It also freezes really well in case your family is tired of Turkey. Add these to your recipe box as well… […]