Just in time for the Superbowl, here is the BEST Pepperoni Dip you can make. It's easy and everyone ALWAYS loves it. Every time I take it to a party, I have at least one person emailing me later for the recipe. I've been making it for years. It takes 5 minutes to make, 30 minutes to cook. Nice and easy! Ingredients: -Can of Cream of Mushroom … [Read more...]

For starters, this week's Pinspiration is a recipe is adapted from this pin I saw for Creamy Tomato & Spinach Pasta.  It sounded really similar to something my friend Stef makes that my 10 year old loves, so I thought I'd try and adapt it and make it a little more simple and kid-friendly.  Here's how it turned out - the kids loved it, us too! … [Read more...]

You guys.  This dinner was EPIC.  I am not even exaggerating, I think this may have been one of the best meals I have ever made at home.  I'm not even kidding. I combined several different recipes (this one from the Clever Carrot was probably the most influential) to make this one that suited our family's needs - it was easy and seriously so … [Read more...]

I came across this Lime, Yoghurt & Olive Oil Cake via Pinterest and Souvlaki for the Soul a couple of weeks ago. I thought it looked delish and made my own similar adaptation to it last night and it was a huge hit! I had to share. It was just SO STINKING easy to make. It took me 15 minutes tops to make the whole thing and 45 minutes to bake. … [Read more...]

You guys.  This one was SO easy and we all gobbled it up this morning.  I was looking for a quick something to make the night before when one of my son's had a sleepover.  Wanted something I could just pop in the oven the morning we woke up that would be no work. I mixed a couple of ingredients I had in my fridge and made this one up. … [Read more...]

Made this one really impromptu the other night when I realized I didn't have the ingredients for the Baked Stuffed Chicken I was trying to make.  I took a look at what was in the fridge and made do and everyone loved it! Feta, Tomato & Basil Stuffed Chicken Ingredients: -Cherry or Grape Tomatoes -Feta Cheese (one tub) -Fresh Basil -3-4 … [Read more...]

Last month, I received a Ninja Cooking System to check out.  This is a pretty awesome cooking tool as it's an all in one - it's a crock pot, a stove top and an oven all in one.  Pretty great for the price, right? Here's some info on it: Ninja 3-in-1 Cooking System: Triple Fusion Heat for faster, juicier and more flavorful … [Read more...]

This one's different from my usual post but this was truly one of the most delicious dinners I've had in a long time and I had to share the recipe! Tofu & Edamame Stir Fry -Container of cubed tofu -About 10 stalks of asparagus -5-6 baby zucchini -1 cup of edamame -5-6 Falafal balls, cut in half -evoo In a frying pan, add two turns of … [Read more...]

I originally made this one for Christmas Day.  I was looking for something with few ingredients that my kids would like and I came across this recipe for Emeril's Breakfast Casserole on the Food Network.  It was delish but I made a few tweaks for New Years to make it even more kid and family friendly. (No green onions, more sausage and … [Read more...]

Egg Nog and Tequila?  Sign me up!  I may have to try this one on Christmas day.  Doesn't it look tasty? Mexican Egg Nog 3 parts Egg Nog (homemade or store bought) 1 part Sauza Conmemorativo® Tequila 1 part Maker's Mark® Bourbon Cinnamon Directions: In a shaker filled with ice combine Egg Nog, Tequila and Bourbon. Shake to … [Read more...]