Cheesy Mexican Rice Skillet | recipe on

Cheesy Mexican Rice Skillet

 This easy, weeknight meal is brought to you by Uncle Ben’s. I confess…weeknight dinner is sometimes a thorn in my side. My kids are not the most agreeable eaters, but they also know that I do not run a short order kitchen. Our house rule is – you eat what’s on the table for dinner… 

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Cheesy Bacon Corn Dip - recipe by

Cheesy Bacon Corn Dip

Because it’s not a party without a cheesy appetizer…this recipe for Cheesy Bacon Corn Dip is brought to you as part of an ongoing partnership with Kraft  One of my family’s favorite things to do is entertain. I’m not talking about tablescapes, place settings and name tags – I mean everyday, anytime, pull out the… 

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Mini Caramel Chip Icebox Pies | recipe on

Mini Caramel Chip Icebox Pies

This simple frozen dessert is brought to you by International Delight. Let’s talk for a minute about no bake desserts.  Could there be anything better?  Getting your sweet tooth fix without even turning on the oven?  I think not.  Mini Caramel Chip Icebox Pies take a little bit of planning ahead, but there’s nothing difficult about… 

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Quick and Easy Appetizers with Pacific Foods

3 Easy Entertaining Recipes {+ a giveaway}

Today’s post about easy and delicious party food is brought to you by Pacific Foods. Having dinner with friends is one of my favorite things to do and we never even need a real reason to do it, beside the fact that it’s fun to get together.  I recently hosted a ‘small bites’ party on… 

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Honey Garlic Chicken Sliders with Asian Slaw | recipe on

Honey Garlic Chicken Sliders with Asian Slaw

Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken Sliders topped with Asian Slaw – an easy meal that perfect for any weeknight or football party. Genius marketing…Lay’s Potato Chips has it figured out.  Opening up a contest where people suggest flavors for new chips and then creating them and narrowing it down to four finalists…is a super idea…. 

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German Chocolate Apple Dip | recipe on

German Chocolate Apple Dip

Like coconut pecan frosting for your favorite apple slices, German Chocolate Apple Dip is a sweet addition to your next party! So many delicious dessert combos, so little time…coconut, pecan and chocolate is a crazy favorite of mine.  Cake, cookies and bars are all amazing ways to enjoy this combo, but today’s recipe might take the… 

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Cinnamon Streusel Peach Pie Bars | recipe on

Cinnamon Streusel Peach Pie Bars

This incredible summer dessert was created using Walmart Produce as part of a sponsored post for Social Stars.   Cinnamon Streusel Peach Pie Bars are sure to be a hit at your next gathering! There are so many things to love about each and every season…summer’s fresh fruit is one of those things, especially here in the… 

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Family Size Batch Basic Granola | recipe on

Basic Granola

This Family Size Batch of Basic Granola makes enough to feed a crowd and is a super breakfast or snack! I have spent all of last weekend down and out on the couch with lower back pain…absolutely no work or play for me.  Thankfully, yesterday I made it into the chiropractor and I’m on the mend…. 

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Caramel Overload Cheesecake Bars - recipe on

Caramel Overload Cheesecake Bars

Hello National Cheesecake Day – so good to see you! We’re celebrating with decadent Caramel Overload Cheesecake Bars! I love coffee (straight up black, please!) alongside a sweet dessert, like cheesecake.  There is no better way to end a meal than with a steamy cup of joe and a creamy dessert.  Don’t miss the ginormous… 

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Favorite Brownies From Scratch | recipe on

Favorite Brownies From Scratch

My Favorite Brownies from Scratch – the batter is ready in the time it takes to preheat the oven! One evening, my husband was searching through the pantry.  He doesn’t cook so it was weird. Me: What are you looking for? Him: A box of brownie mix or something. Me: Seriously?!  It’s like you don’t… 

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Lemon Zucchini Bread | | #zucchini #bread

Lemon Zucchini Bread

OUT. OF. CONTROL.  That is the only thing I have to say about the zucchini in my garden.  Last year I begged and pleaded for my Dad to build me garden boxes for my really small yard! I had never gardened before so it is all trial and error and talking to some friends that… 

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Greek Potato Salad | Crumbs and Chaos

Greek Potato Salad

We’re talking a side dish full of flavor today!  This recipe for Greek Potato Salad is brought to you as part of an ongoing partnership with Kraft. Summer is well underway and I love the chance to fire up the grill and make a no fuss meal. You know the kind where you actually get… 

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