Month: August 2018

Cinnamon Roll French Toast Bake

It is back to school time!  I remember the nerves I had as a kid the night before school started.  I also remember that I always had a new outfit and looked forward to whatever my sweet mama was going to make for breakfast.  My mom was/is a rock star in the kitchen.  You could […] Read more…

Texas Sheet Cake Cookies

The most requested recipe on my site, these soft and moist cookies are made with cake mix and then covered in a decadent but simple cooked chocolate frosting.  You will get all of the traditional Texas Sheet Cake flavors in a fabulous cookie.  You don’t want to miss this Texas Sheet Cake Cookies recipe! If […] Read more…

7 Pantry/Freezer items to make Back to School Dinners Simple {with recipes}

I hate to type these words but summer is almost over.  That means back to school.  By this time I find myself getting excited about a new year and although I love the relaxed feeling of summer, I also look forward to routine.  There are however a few things that can be harder and at […] Read more…

Crock Pot Pulled Pork

Moist and delicious Crock Pot Pulled Pork could not be any easier.  Full of flavor and great with just about anything, it is my go-to crock pot meal.  The bonus is that everyone loves it and I can set it and forget it.  Dinner has never been so simple. My family loves when I make […] Read more…

Teriyaki Chicken & Veggie Sheet Pan Dinner

It has been way too long since I have posted some great dinner ideas.  I have a one track mind on all things sweet but I really do feed my family dinner.  In fact, we are only weeks away from the start of school and that always gets me scrambling a bit.  I am way […] Read more…

Fresh Peach Turnovers

Today I am back with another fruit recipe, Fresh Peach Turnovers.  I love fresh fruit and peaches are both delicious and reasonably priced right now.  When I bought them I knew I wanted to make a pie but I quickly decided to make turnovers.  I am a sucker for individually portioned food and these little […] Read more…

Banana Crumb Cake

Breakfast doesn’t have to be boring with this Banana Crumb Cake.  Loaded with mashed bananas and piled high with crumb topping, it the best way to start your day.  But who am I kidding, serving it for dessert is just as wonderful. I have to admit that I am not exactly a banana fan.  On […] Read more…