Cherry Cheesecake Brownies

Cherry Cheesecake Brownies – who can resist a rich and chewy brownie with a creamy layer of cherry cheesecake on the top? Guys, these brownies are epic. I mean come on . . . three layers of decadence all packed into one treat. You just can’t go wrong. Every single bite is scrumptious! I love the […]

Oreo Mickey Mouse Rice Crispy Treats

Disney lovers of all ages will go crazy for these Oreo Mickey Mouse Rice Crispy Treats! We are big fans of Oreo rice crispy treats. But cut them in the shape of Mickey Mouse, dip them in chocolate, add a stick, and throw in some sprinkles, and they are pretty much the most fun rice crispy treats […]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ice Cream Pie

Cookie Dough Ice Cream Pie . . . chunks of chocolate chip cookie dough in a creamy frozen filling on top of a chocolate chip cookie crust. When the weather is warm, I just love creamy frozen desserts. My boys are big fans of cookie dough. I decided to combine both of our loves into one […]

Best Teacher Gift – Bag of Cash

The best teacher gift is one that the teacher will actually use. I’ve never met a teacher who didn’t appreciate a little extra cash!   When it comes to teacher gifts, I am all about practical. No apple crafts, and definitely no mugs. I have several friends who are teachers, and after twisting their arms, […]

Room Inspiration: Navy and Coral Family Room

One of my very favorite things to do is visit model homes to get inspiration for decorating my own house. Looking in magazines is great, but there’s something about actually walking through a beautiful space that just makes me happy. So very happy. Anybody else share the same addiction? There was a model home a […]

Quick and Easy Alfredo Sauce

Quick and Easy Alfredo Sauce . . . with just a few simple ingredients, you can have a yummy dinner on the table in minutes! I’m a little ashamed to admit this, but after two decades of cooking for my family, I had never made homemade alfredo sauce. I know, how can I call myself […]

Homemade Caramel Sauce Recipe

Homemade Caramel Sauce – this smooth and creamy caramel sauce is perfect with ice cream, apples, or even cheesecake! When I was in high school, there was an ice cream parlor called Leatherby’s a few minutes from my house that I would often visit with friends. They served a killer turkey sandwich, and the BEST caramel sundaes. The […]

Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies

Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies – these cookies are soft and chewy with just the right amount of banana flavor. Kids and adults will love them! I often find myself with overripe bananas in my pantry that need to be used up. I have lots of banana bread recipes, but sometimes my kids are just not in […]