Strawberry Topping

Strawberry Topping It’s the time of year for strawberries and ice cream! But the best part about this stuff  sauce topping {sure wished I could come up with something more fun for a name:) }, we’ve used it on our PBJs, waffles, Grammy Lou Lou pancakes (aka skinny pancakes … almost like …

Homemade Steak Seasoning

Steak seasoning was a great post for this week since I’ve been wanting to share my recipe for my cashew chicken and steak seasoning is my secret ingredient for the butter sauce I make to drizzle on top of our fresh steamed green beans and cashew chicken with rice.  The …

Homemade Cream Cheese Fruit Dip

I would love to sit here and small talk with y’all but this lady is beat and I can’t get to my bed quick enough … how many others are with me! 🙂 Three days into the week and I’ve been two 6 ballgames … eek! Busy but there’s really …

Marshmallow Fluff

Well, for the wife of a high school baseball coach and mother of 4 with 2 playing ball themselves, rain sometimes offers a much appreciated break in the evening schedule which is what today brought! I love spending nights at the ballpark watching one of my favorite past-times but it …

Jalapeno Bagels

I’ve already posted about making bagels from scratch, but I was in need of a chuckle this evening so decided to share the good and the bad 🙂 I made these for #1 when she was in 2nd grade and was able to make them again for #2 a few weeks …

Homemade Italian Seasoning

Today’s a completely lazy post 🙂 but it’s Wednesday and I wasn’t about to let it slip by without posting! I’m almost out of Italian seasoning so the timing is great. I’ve been holding off on making this because I really wanted to include some dried marjoram, which I have …

DIY Herb Garden

Pickles, Salsa, and Marinara … these are what inspired me to start an herb garden! Dill for my pickles (and ranch dressing), cilantro for mouthwatering fresh salsa, and basil for some homemade marinara that I hope to get canned this year. I’ve been saving these 105 oz. tomato sauce cans …

Homemade Butter

Homemade butter has been popping up on my Pinterest feed lately and then when my soon-to-be-sister-in-law was sharing about her own butter making experience at our family Easter gathering, I knew exactly what I was going to try out this week! This was so simple to do in my KitchenAid …

Homemade Cinnamon Rolls

Ever since I posted my Biscuits and Gravy recipe and gave a shout out to Homemade Fresh Cinnamon Rolls, I’ve been CRAVING the PioneerWomen’s rolls! So last weekend I decided I wanted to get up early Saturday morning … this may or may not been initiated due to the fact …

Homemade Granola

Tonight’s going to be a short, sweet, and to the point post! While I realize should have waited until the kiddos were in bed so I could hear myself think, I decided to just sit down quick and push through all the noise while they are entertaining themselves with basketballs, …