Cookies and Cream Apples

I cannot believe that fall is here.  Just yesterday it seemed like we were getting ready for summer and the beautiful summer weather.  Now it is starting to get cold out and we are getting ready for fall food.  My favorite part of the fall is all of the fall festivals and the fall food.  The best … [Read more...]

Birthday Cake Milkshake

  Sorry about the lack of posts lately, this past month has been absolutely crazy.  I made this delicious milkshake and was planning on posting it for my birthday.  Unfortunately, life happened and I wasn't able to.  I believe I had written about my dad before, but he had a stroke about 3 1/2 years … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Cup S’mores Cheese Ball

  I cannot believe that summer is almost over and that school will be starting back up in a couple of weeks. My son starts kindergarten this school year, so the start of school is bittersweet for me.  I am excited for my son and to see all that he learns in kindergarten, at the same time I can't … [Read more...]

Pork, Tomato and Broccoli Kabobs with Beer Cheese Dip

 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.  My 5 year old especially likes to see what the chefs come up with using the ingredients in their secret baskets. … [Read more...]

Gnocchi Pasta Salad

    Sorry I have been a bit MIA lately, things have been really busy here.  We haven't had a free weekend since the beginning of May and everything has been really busy.  My little brother is getting married this weekend.  I am really excited for him, but still can't believe it is happening … [Read more...]

Taco Zucchini Noodles

Do you have a Taco night at your house?  We have tacos once a week on Monday nights.  I know most people do Taco Tuesdays, but we for some reason started it on a Monday night and now my 4 year old is insistent that we have tacos every Monday night.  We are not allowed to change the day or eat … [Read more...]

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...]