Recipe: Chunky Monkey Whoopie Pies

Chunky Monkey Whoopie Pies Why buy Whoopie Pies when you can whip up some at home with ingredients you probably already have on hand! Customize them to holidays with different food colorings and sprinkles. INGREDIENTS: 1 box Chocolate Cake mix 3 eggs 1/2 cup Water 1/2 cup Vegetable Oil 16 oz Heavy Cream 1 box (5 […]

Baking White Chocolate Candy Cane Cookies & Saving at Meijer #MeijerSmartCookie #Meijer #sponsored

Sponsored post by Mirum Shopper. All opinions are my own. One of my favorite traditions over the holiday season is making cookies together as a family. My husband and I started the tradition together before kids and have continued it ever since. Something about playing Christmas music and baking all day just feels like home […]

What to Look for in a Kid’s Lunch Box


If you are tired of your child returning from school with an uneaten sandwich or an untouched container of food, the problem may not be with the food you are packing. It may not make sense that your kid doesn’t eat the food that he or she asked for the night before or during breakfast. […]

20 of the Very Best Pumpkin Pie Recipes

Now that summer is winding down and the weather is starting to cool off, pumpkin is starting to appear everywhere. Pumpkin spice everything seems to be available and while I am not a big pumpkin spice person, I do like recipes with pumpkin in them! Who knew there were so many out there other than […]

20 of the Best Apple Pie Recipes

Love apple picking but never know what to do with all those apples? Or maybe you just want some new apple recipes ? I have a great roundup of recipes all featuring apples! Apple Pie Pancakes Classic Apple Pie Apple Pie Blondies Apple Pie Punch Apple Pie Quesadillas Caramel Apple Pie Crepes Apple Pie Fries […]

Recipe: Gooey and Cheesy Warm Bacon Dip

Ingredients: 8 ounces cream cheese, softened 2 cups sour cream 1 1/2 cups shredded cheddar cheese Bacon – either freshly cooked or real bacon pieces from a bag 1/2 cup sliced green onions Directions: Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Combine ingredients into oven safe container and mix. Bake 25-30 minutes or until cheese is bubbling […]

“Egg Free” White Chocolate Deviled Eggs

So my middle son has an egg allergy plus the rest of my family is not a fan of traditional deviled eggs. So the other day I was looking at a plastic tupperware deviled eggs container I had and thought I’d try to melt some chocolate in them! I sprayed my container with PAM so […]

Recipe: Chocolate Marshmallow Fudge

Ingredients: 3 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips 1 can sweetened condensed milk 1-1/2 tsp. vanilla 2 Tbsp melted butter 2 cups mini marshmallows Directions: Place chocolate chips, sweetened condensed milk, vanilla and butter in a bowl. Microwave 30 seconds. Mix up and continue to microwave until smooth. Pour in marshmallows. Pour into greased 8 or 9 inch […]

Recipe: Crock Pot Smoked Sausage and Hash Brown

Ingredients: 1 32 oz. bag of hash browns 14 oz. smoked sausage, diced 1 small onion, diced 1 1/2 cups shredded cheddar cheese 1 can cream of chicken soup Directions: Place all the ingredients in your crock pot plus a cup of water (you want 2 cups of liquid total so if your soup is […]