Slow Cooker Mexican Dip

I know most of us asked for a white Christmas, but I wasn’t considering an actual blizzard to be taking place in Texas. Tornadoes, flooding and a blizzard all happening in one day in this great state. We’ve hunkered down and have stocked up on all the essentials like bread, peanut butter, toilet paper...

Tex Mex Mule

An open letter to my parents.   Dear Mom and Dad, As a child I remember all the fun I had on Christmas and summer breaks. The last bell would ring at school and I would run out of school just knowing that there was fun to be had at home. I would beg...

Eggnog Fudge

It’s like Christmas came early for this girl. One of my best friends came to visit me and give me some much needed girl chat time. She’s been here for the past couple of days and that has allowed me to take naps, get recipes done and of course treat someone out to dinner....

Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole

Every weekend I like to wake up to a completed breakfast casserole dish.  Something that was prepared the night before and just waiting to be popped into the hot oven.  It can be loaded with vegetables, eggs, crusts, bacon, sausage, ham and of course cheese.  This Hash Brown Breakfast Casserole has become one of...

Peppermint Mousse Bites

Holiday Christmas functions and tacky sweater parties are in full swing during the holiday months.  Not only are we shopping for gifts but also many people are left pondering the idea of what to wear to these outings.  You want to look your best for the company party and you are left trying to...

Letters from Santa

Letters from Santa

Now that our house is filled with kids we are all about the holiday spirit around our house this time of year. Meeting Santa, trying to avoid the naughty list, Polar Express train rides, school parties and of course Santa letters. My local grocery store United Market Street has these cute DIY online Santa...

Slow Cooker Ranch Mixed Nuts

Guilty confession today! I’m a snacker, one that needs to eat or munch on something throughout the day. If I have gum around I will pop apiece in but usually it needs to be something hearty or a good piece of fruit will do. Lately I’ve craved more things after pregnancy than before and...

Snowflake Brownies

This past week I showcased a line up of Edible Christmas gifts for this holiday season. I have one more to add to that list and it’s these easy Snowflake Brownies. When time is in a pinch and you know you want to take something to neighbors or to a party these will come...