• St. Patrick’s Day Treats to Make with Your Kids

    You know what holidays mean to me. We’ve been down this road before. Every holiday, big or small. Holidays = Food. Whether it’s me in the kitchen by myself, with my family cooking something amazing, or making way too much…

  • Jackson’s Valentine’s — and a Special Valentine Snack!

    Happy Valentine’s Week!! Whether you’re deep in love, single as can be, dating the one of your dreams, or dating yourself for awhile, I hope you are feeling the love this week! This is Jackson’s first year for a school…

  • Chicken Gnocchi Soup

    The weather is finally turning “cold” again. Can we call it cold if it’s 50 degrees on January 8th in Kansas City? Literally, last year it was -17 degrees for every single day in January and this year, we actually…

  • Chicken Parmesan Sliders

    This is one of my family’s very favorite weekday meals, and for such good reason! So quick, so hearty, and great as leftovers for the hubs lunch the next day. With simple ingredients you have on hand in your kitchen,…

  • Chocolate Cookie Cups

    Sugar cookie + Chocolate Ganache + Your Favorite Holiday Toppings = This Glorious Cookie Recipe! Ingredients 1 Package of pre-made Pillsbury Sugar Cookie Dough 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream 2 tablespoons of your favorite hot cocoa mix 1 cup semi-sweet…

  • Chocolate Stuffed Snow Balls

    These are some of the simplest cookies I’ve ever made, and I’ve made my fair share of no bakes, rice krispies treats, and pre-made sugar cookies in my lifetime. 🙂 Powdered sugar coating a pie crust, coating a hershey kiss. …

  • 5 Best Christmas Cookie Swap Recipes

    Let’s not talk dieting or watching your weight today.  It’s all about Christmas and the amazing, calorie-filled, sugar-laced cookies that go so hand in hand with the holidays!  I have 5 killer cookie recipes that are my go-tos for this…

  • Turtle Cookies

    Another holiday classic cookie with that soft, sweet chocolate mixed with crunchy pecans, and salted caramels.  The perfect mix of goodness in each bite!  A perfect spin on a classic thumbprint cookie! Ingredients 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/3 cup unsweetened…

  • Sugar Cookie Frosting Cups

    These are a total fan favorite of my little guys, and can’t you see why?  Sprinkled sugar cookies, colorful frosting, and sprinkles on top.  A little kid’s dream!  And maybe one of my favorites, too. 🙂 Ingredients 1- 17.5 oz…

  • Sea Salt Butterscotch Pretzel Cookies

    I joke with my husband and tell him he’s a 90 year old man trapped in a mid-30s body because that man could each butterscotch all day, everyday.  Sign him up for Werther’s Originals and butterscotch shakes for every dessert.  …