Gooey Butter Cookies


I have a recipe to share with you today for melt-in-your-mouth cookies that are so easy to make with just a couple of ingredients. These cookies will be perfect for your game day guests! They are also a great idea to save in your recipe box for your next bake sale, family get-together or just […]

Asian Salad Cups


Growing up, my parents hosted a huge party every year for the big game. Lots of food. Lots of games. Lots of fun. There was also always a movie in the living room for the people that didn’t want to watch the game. I remember watching Anne of Green Gables very fondly. Because you need […]

Muffin Tin Taco Cups


Who doesn’t like tacos?  Well, some people might not like the process of putting together a taco (looking at you dad) so I decided to try to make a bite sized appetizer for Betty Crocker that is packed with all the taco ingredients you love without all the work! Muffin Tin Taco Cups! These apps […]

Indian Butter Chicken Naan Pizza


It is the middle of the week. It is a month since I last updated. It is a fact that Minnesota may freeze off the planet. It is almost time for the Big Game. These are all facts. Some that I am truly and deeply embarrassed about. But instead of wallowing in my usual self-pity […]

Baked BBQ Pork Sandwiches


It’s the holiday season! Time for lights, shopping, presents, carols and of course FOOD! I just love being with my family at the holidays and sharing stories around the dinner table over ham and my grandma’s cheesy potatoes. Or late nights filled with snacks, games and laughs. It just makes me stop and continue to […]

Restaurant-Style Cornbread


It is wedding week! My baby brother is getting married on Saturday. This month has been just jammed full of excitement, planning, prepping and a sprinkling of stress. Most of the stress seems to be coming from the “spring” weather we are having here in Minnesota. Snow storm after snow storm. However, the weather people […]

Oatmeal Cookie Pear Bars

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I love bars. Please read that as if I said it with a Minnesota accent…because you know I did. When a bar is sweet, tart, gooey, crisp and easy, how can you not love it!?! Today on Betty Crocker, my Oatmeal Cookie Pear Bars are featured. They are a delicious addition to your dessert recipe […]

Slow Cooker S’more Cake – Yummers!


As I sort through photos from the past week and work on working on some new recipes, I wanted to share with you a recipe I did for Betty Crocker. Take a look at this Slow Cooker Fudgy S’more Cake! It is gooey. It is fudgy. It is one of my favorite flavor combos. It […]

End of Summer Sips – Mason Jar Cocktails


I am obsessed with Mason Jars lately. As is the entire nation according to Pinterest. So I decided to write about this fun and easy party idea for Betty Crocker…Mason Jar Cocktails! Check out the article on Betty Crocker today! I wish each and every one of you a refreshing Labor Day weekend. My family […]

Mini Chocolate Peanut Butter Pies and Keeping It Real


This week, I am going to be all about lists. It sounded like a good idea in the middle of the night and hopefully it will keep me sane. I am trying. So to start off the week, here is a list I am calling Keeping it Real. 1. I had an amazing time in […]