Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

Every cook needs a classic recipe for Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies, and this is the best recipe I’ve ever tried. They turn out perfect every time! My kids went back to school today, so summer is officially over at our house. Which means fall is just around the corner. Time for all things pumpkin! I […]

Apple Snickerdoodle Mini Muffins

Apple Snickerdoodle Mini Muffins – with chunks of tender apples and a cinnamon sugar coating, these muffins will become a new favorite! Anything made with cinnamon and sugar is bound to be a hit at my house. These tasty little apple snickerdoodle muffins were no exception, they were devoured within minutes! I adapted a favorite […]

Chewy Butterscotch Zucchini Blondies

Butterscotch Zucchini Blondies – after one bite of these chewy bars, you’ll be gathering zucchini instead of giving it away. They are heavenly! Since we just moved into our house a few weeks ago, we don’t have a garden. Thankfully my parents shared some of their zucchini with us. My kids will actually eat it […]

Banana Cream Brownie Squares

Banana Cream Brownie Squares . . . a chocolatey update on classic banana cream pie. Easy to make, and oh so yummy! Banana cream pie is a favorite at my house, so I like coming up with different variations of banana cream anything. This version has chocolate, which is always a win in my book! I […]

Chalk Painted Farmhouse Flower Pots

Easy chalk painted farmhouse flower pots are a fun way to add a little farmhouse decor to any space! Before we sold our house, I had to do finish dozens of unfinished projects so we could stage the house and make everything pretty. I needed a little something to fill the space on my mantel. […]

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 […]