Honey Walnut Shrimp

How To Make Honey Walnut Shrimp

Honey Walnut Shrimp- Crispy battered shrimp drenched in a sweet creamy glaze and topped with candied walnuts. All the flavor from your favorite restaurant, for a lot less money!My second son Spencer is a huge fan of shrimp. He has been requesting it for his birthday dinner for the past few years. Remember the Shrimp […]

Black Bean and Corn Salsa Recipe

Black Bean Corn Salsa

We did not plant a garden this year. Fortunately for us, my parents supply us with fresh tomatoes. Because there is nothing better than fresh tomatoes when you are making salsa! This Black Bean Corn Salsa is our favorite. My kids inhale this stuff like it’s manna from heaven. OK, to be honest, I do […]

18 Delicious Cookie Recipes

18 Cookie Recipes

Cookies, cookies, and more cookies. Who doesn’t love a fresh baked cookie? I know they are at the top of my list of diet busting comfort foods! Today I’m sharing 18 cookie recipes that I can’t wait to try. Most of them were linked up to my Wednesday linky party, and a few were pulled from […]

BBQ Chicken Salad

BBQ Chicken Salad

During the hot summer months, I am always on the lookout for dinner recipes that 1-are light and refreshing, and 2-don’t heat up the oven. This BBQ Chicken Salad fits the bill perfectly! They served it at girls camp this year, and I loved it so much that I knew I had to re-create it […]

Cherry Nut Zucchini Bread {Recipe}

Cherry Nut Zucchini Bread

Apparently we are big fans of zucchini bread, because this Cherry Nut Zucchini Bread is the ninth variation that I’ve posted. I’d better hurry up and come up with another one so I can make it an even 10. LOL! I bet this zucchini bread doesn’t taste like any zucchini bread you’ve ever tried before. It just […]

Cinnamon Chip Toffee Oatmeal Cookies

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When I was a kid, the only kind of oatmeal cookies I liked were the ones with chocolate chips in them. But as an adult, I am now open to more varieties of oatmeal cookies, and I actually have fun coming up with different cookie recipes. These Cinnamon Chip Toffee Oatmeal Cookies are my latest […]

Soft Chocolate Chip Cookies {with Pudding}

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I’ve been making these pudding chocolate chip cookies for decades, and I’m not sure why I’ve never shared the recipe before. They are so yummy! Adding pudding mix makes for extra soft chocolate chip cookies that have great flavor. My mom once told me she calls these her “no-fail” cookies, because they turn out soft, […]

Strawberry Banana Trifle

Strawberry Banana Trifle

Strawberry Banana Trifle- Yummy homemade pudding, fresh strawberries and bananas, pound cake, and whipped cream- all layered together for a summer dessert that tastes as good as it looks! Trifle is one of my family’s favorite desserts. I make raspberry and strawberry cheesecake trifle on a regular basis, but my 16 year old requested a banana […]