Category: Recipes

Baked Apples – A {Healthier} Alternative to Apple Pie!

This is a really delicious recipe. Simple ingredients and lots of flavor! Easy to make, too! What you’ll need: 6 Granny Smith Apples {peeled, cored and sliced} 1/2 cup white sugar 3 TB all purpose flour 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon 1/2 tsp ground nutmeg 1/4 tsp ground cloves 1/2 cup…

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Healthy & Delicious Granola Oat Muffins

These muffins are so easy to make! They are healthy, and they freeze well. I like them because they are not super sweet, but are still yummy! ๐Ÿ˜‰ Healthy & Delicious Granola Oat Muffins 1 cup granola 1 1/2 cups quick-cooking oats 1/3 cup chopped almonds 1 teaspoon baking powder…

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Johnny Appleseed Day! {9-26}

Who is Johnny Appleseed? John Chapman a.k.a Johnny Appleseed was a pioneer apple farmer who established apple orchards throughout the midwest areas. {short version} ๐Ÿ˜‰ Today in school, my youngest (she is in 1st grade), is learning all about Johnny Appleseed. So in celebration of Johnny Appleseed day, I made…

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PB & J Lunchbox Muffins

Did the title grab you? It did me! When I first saw these, I knew that I HAD to make them! I found this recipe on Pinterest. I was looking for fun ideas and things to make for my girls’ lunch boxes. You know, something other than a sandwich. Some…

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Rainy Day fun for kids!

Summer vacation is here, and we have been quite busy! There are lots of things to do and places to go. However, when it is pouring rain outside, what do you do? Well, I have come up with a list of fun ideas to do at home with your kids….

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Cook'n Recipe Organizer {Review & Giveaway}

Disclosure: I got this product as part of an advertorial. Cook’n is the #1 Best-Selling Recipe Organizer and is the ultimate kitchen companion. Cook’n is the Only Recipe Software that lets you: – Easily Enter your Personal Recipes – Get Ideas for What to Make for Dinner – See a…

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eMeals {Simple, planned meals for your family}

Save 35% on eMeals with the code cyber35! Do you struggle like I do with “what to cook for dinner?” Some days I have the hardest time trying to come up with something new and different, and something that everyone in my family will enjoy eating. Just recently I came…

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Chunky Irish Potato Soup – So good!

With the weather pretty cold and icky outside today, it is a perfect day for Chunky Irish Potato Soup! I’ve made this recipes many times, it is one of my favorites! ๐Ÿ™‚ I served it today with breadsticks, and it made a nice lunch! Chunky Irish Potato Soup Ingredients: 3…

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The season for baking!

I have always loved baking, but there is something about the fall, when it rolls around, that really gets me into the baking mood! These muffins came to mind, and I thought I would share the recipe. They are a favorite of mine, and a big hit in our house!…

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{3 ingredient} Peanut Butter Cookies – Easy!

Fast & easy to make! The kids will love helping with this one! Yummy! -1 cup of PB -1 cup of sugar -2 eggs Mix until everything is blended together nicely. Form 1 inch sized balls of dough and place on cookie sheet around and inch or two apart. {Parchment…

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{All Day} Apple Butter Recipe

I absolutely LOVE apple butter. I grew up eating it, but have actually never tried making it. Would I have the patience to peel and chop 5 1/2 lbs of apples? Ha! ๐Ÿ˜‰ I actually might have to make this sometime. I just know it would be delicious! {Photo from…

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DIY Dryer Sheets

So lately, I have been on the “homemade household products” kick! After making the DIY Fabric Softener the other day, I wanted to try my hand at doing the DIY Dryer Sheets. They seemed simple enough-that’s for sure! This recipe seemed pretty simple & straight-forward. Fabric softener and coffee filters….

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DIY Fabric Softener

If you surf around on Pinterest these days, you know that there are a plethora of DIY recipes for household products. I have tried my hand at making Dishwasher Detergent and Washing Powder, which by the way, I really like! They were easy to make and they work well. I…

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Caramel from a can you say?

Wanna turn this: Into this? Take an unopened can of condensed milk. Put it in your crock pot for 8 hours on low (completely submerged in water). Then, cool down in the fridge for about 2 hours. What do you have? The most delicious CARAMEL ever! This stuff is AMAZING!!!…

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DIY Dishwasher Detergent

This was a “recipe” that I was super excited to try! Once I saw this on Pinterest, and saw how easy it was, I definitely had to give it a go. I repinned it from THIS site…and followed the instructions exactly. I’ve seen other recipes that call for Kosher salt,…

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