Mini Chocolate Chess Pie Bites

   Let these Mini Chocolate Chess Pie Bites be the star of the dessert table for the upcoming holidays. In a few short days, we will be traveling to my parent’s house for Thanksgiving. We decided to divide up the meal responsibilities this year to help out my parents with the actual meal. I’ve...

Chicken cornbread dressing

This Chicken Cornbread Dressing is a family favorite for the upcoming holidays. I will be the first to admit that I am extremely picky when it comes to dressing recipes. In fact, I will ONLY make and eat an old family recipe which is your traditional chicken cornbread-dressing. It’s one of those dishes where...

Ranch Roasted Chickpeas

Start any snack time with these fun Ranch Roasted Chickpeas. It’s a recipe that the whole family will enjoy. It’s hard to believe that in a little over a week, we will be sitting down with our family members carving into a Thanksgiving turkey. There will be endless amounts of food, beverages and a...

Creamy Jalapeno Salsa

When you receive an email asking you to come try out burritos, chips, salsa and queso at a local Tex-Mex restaurant you say, YES. Plain and simple. We loaded up the car and headed to our local Freebirds restaurant for a nice little family

Pull Apart Cheddar Pesto Bread

Most Americans were gathered around their TV sets last night listening to the Presidential results. I sat on the couch, praying for our country that whoever won would do a great job leading this country for the next four years. The kids were not too excited that their beloved Disney shows got put on...

Slow Cooker Honey Ham

Start the holidays off in the right direction with this EASY Slow Cooker Honey Ham recipe. Most of the time, I’m usually ecstatic about the thought of Thanksgiving.  The fall decorations have been sitting out for the past month but ever since Halloween ended I’m in the Christmas mood. Yes, I’m turning into one...

365 days have come and gone for our little Weston. I know it seems cliche but how in the world did he turn one yesterday. Our little man is seriously the light in our lives and keeps everyone on our toes 24/7. For years, people would always tell me that boys are just way...

Apple Pie Moonshine

Four years ago, pre-kids, I found myself in a log cabin with family in Keystone, Colorado. We were spending a few days skiing and just enjoying some good quality family time. I’ll be the first to admit that I’m not a “great skier” and sometimes the thought of falling truly terrifies me to no...