Strawberry Mojito Salsa

  Today in Pennsylvania is primary election day.  I don't like to talk about politics much on the blog, but it is the big news in the state for today.  Every Tuesday night my husband and I have been watching the primary election results.  We like to watch and see what the political pundits have to … [Read more...]

Strawberry Margarita Banana Bread

It is finally starting to feel like spring outside, so that has been making me really happy.  I cannot believe that it is almost May already, this year has been going really fast.  With the beginning of May comes Cinco de Mayo.  I always like to make recipes for Cinco de Mayo.  When I think of the … [Read more...]

Strawberry Mint Lemonade

I just want it to feel like spring already! Here in Pennsylvania the weather has been awful.  It has been so cold this week and they are saying that there might be snow flurries this weekend.  What? It's April already, it's supposed to be warm so we can be outside, it's not supposed to snow! I think … [Read more...]

Caramel Maple Apple French Toast

“The Eggland’s Best information, coupons, and gift cards have been provided by Eggland’s Best.”     If you read my blog before you know that I live in Pennsylvania.  I live in the south central part of the state.  Pennsylvania is a big farming and produce state, but I don't think it is … [Read more...]

Thin Mint Icebox Cake

  It's that time of year again, Girl Scout cookie time.  I bought my boxes a few weeks ago.  I love to buy some boxes to eat and I always add a couple of boxes to bake with.  I was a Girl Scout until I was 15 years old, so I always like to support the girls.  I bought my cookies from a really cute … [Read more...]

Sloppy Joe Zucchini Boats

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Manwich for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine.   Creating weeknight meals for my family is always a challenge.  Especially on Mondays when I am tired from the weekend and from starting the work week.  My kids are usually tired on Mondays and … [Read more...]

Baileys Cheesecake

  My favorite dessert to both eat and make is cheesecake.  I love how you can start with a base recipe for cheesecake and make so many different variations.  Also cheesecake is not that hard to make, it just takes long to cook.  Since my husband does not like cheesecake (I know, he's crazy), I … [Read more...]

Cheesy Leek Mushroom Bacon Quiche

 This post brought to you by Sargento®. The content and opinions expressed below are all my own. Have you ever watched the show Chopped?  It is one of my family's favorite shows.  I love seeing what the chefs come up with using the ingredients in their secret baskets.  My almost 5 year old … [Read more...]

Showcase Your Talent Thursday #201

Welcome to Showcase Your Talent Thursday!! I hope everyone is doing well.  I'm so sorry about missing the party last week.  I am not really sure what happened and didn't realize that I forgot.  I am featuring projects from the last party tonight.  I hope that everyone had a great … [Read more...]

Shrimp Scampi with Zucchini Noodles

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of SeaPak Shrimp & Seafood Co. The opinions and text are all mine.  #MoreCoastal   In my family we are huge seafood fans.  When I was growing up, seafood was always a real treat.  We didn't have it often except for on special … [Read more...]