Creamy Spinach Dip

Best Ever Spinach Dip . . . this creamy dip is always a hit at parties, and it can be whipped up in just minutes! I co-hosted a bridal shower awhile back, and this classic spinach dip made an appearance. It got rave reviews from everyone. It’s the tastiest spinach dip I’ve ever tasted! It […]

Pina Colada Hawaiian Bread

Pina Colada Hawaiian Bread – loaded with juicy pineapple and chewy coconut, this easy quick bread is a scrumptious tropical treat! Summertime and pina coladas just go hand in hand, don’t they? I love the refreshing flavor of pineapples and coconut. Of course they are best enjoyed while relaxing on the beach, but sometimes we […]

Saying Goodbye After Twenty Years

During the summer of 1997, we started building our home. The plan was to live there for 4-5 years, then sell it. But we fell in love with the area. And the people. Five years passes. Then ten, then fifteen. We entertained the idea of moving closer to my husband’s employment so he wouldn’t have […]

Best Ever Grilled Pork Chops

Best Ever Grilled Pork Chops . . . always flavorful and tender, these pork chops are a perfect summer dinner solution! When I was growing up, I don’t ever remember eating pork chops. My mom was a great cook, and we tried lots of different foods, but pork chops just wasn’t one of them. I don’t remember […]

Tin Roof Sundae Ice Cream

Tin Roof Sundae Ice Cream . . . vanilla ice cream with swirls of homemade chocolate sauce and crunchy chocolate covered peanuts. A flavor explosion in every luscious bite! When I was a kid, tin roof sundae was one of my very favorite ice cream flavors. But now I can hardly ever find it in the store. […]

Patriotic Breakfast Scones

Start the 4th of July off right with these yummy patriotic breakfast scones. They are so pretty, and so easy to make! The Fourth of July is just around the corner, and what could be better than starting off the day with a red, white, and blue breakfast scone? They can be whipped up in […]

Garlic Bread Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Garlic Bread Grilled Cheese Sandwiches . . . two favorite classics combined into one spectacular sandwich! You’ve probably figured it out by now, but I am a pretty big fan of cheese. I love most types, but we tend to stick to the basics at my house. We buy cheddar cheese in three pound blocks, […]

Granola Berry Frozen Yogurt Bites

Granola Berry Frozen Yogurt Bites . . . with fresh fruit, yogurt, and granola, these yummy frozen treats are a healthier alternative to ice cream or popsicles! We are enjoying our first week of summer vacation, and it is already pretty hot around these parts.  My kids, especially the six year old, are requesting Otter Pops all […]