Easy Pasta Salad

Time to break out the pasta salad for all those summer BBQ’s! This is my go to easy pasta salad. 5 ingredients, 3 steps, all around super easy to throw together for a potluck. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 10 minutes    Cook Time: 10 minutes     Chill Time: 30 minutes…

Raspberry Spritzers

There are so many fresh and delicious drinks to make during summer! This is one of my most favorites. Only 4 ingredients, so easy, and so delicious and refreshing. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Total Time: 5 minutes Happy June everybody! I am so happy that it is finally June. The weather here is finally…

Easy Baked Cream Cheese Wontons

Sometimes I have a total craving for cream cheese wontons and need them asap. These baked ones are so easy and ready in less than 30 minutes!  Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 10 minutes     Cook Time: 15 minutes    Total Time: 25 minutes   Servings: 24 wontons I don’t think…

DIY Cheese Board

DIY Cheese Board

Have you ever made a cheese board? Well, you totally should. This DIY Cheese Board is fun to make and even more fun to eat! Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 15 minutes    Total Time: 15 minutes    Servings: 10-12 A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of visiting Heber Valley…

How To Make Gravy

Gravy was always the hardest thing for me to make! I could never remember how to do it and was always calling my mom. After years of calling her every time I wanted gravy, I have finally gotten the hang of making it. Here is a simple How to Make Gravy Step by Step Guide!…

4 ingredient Buttery Mashed Potatoes

These potatoes come together in only 4 steps using only 4 ingredients! Crazy easy. Mashed potatoes are the ultimate comfort food. Am I right? Especially when they’re super Buttery Mashed Potatoes, just like my dad made them all growing up. Butter is the secret ingredient to make these taste absolutely incredible! I have never made potatoes any other…

10 ingredient Craisin Stuffing

The second recipe of our DIY Thanksgiving Dinner ’15 is the stuffing! This recipe is my grandmothers and Thanksgiving dinner just wouldn’t be the same without it. This 10 ingredient Craisin Stuffing is my favorite part! Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 10 minutes    Cook Time: 45 minutes     Total Time: 60 minutes…

15 minute Fresh Fall Salad

The first dish to our DIY Thanksgiving Dinner 2015! This fall salad is perfect for brightening and freshening up your Thanksgiving table. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 15 minutes    Total Time: 15 minutes    Servings: 12-16 As I’ve said before, fall is my favorite time of year. Thanksgiving being part of…

3 ingredient Chocolate Peanut Butter Fondue

Chocolate Peanut Butter Fondue is basically like pure happiness. Thanks to Orson Gygi for providing this delicious melting chocolate! Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 5 minutes    Total Time: 10 minutes     Servings: 6-8 I think I’ve said before, what is better than melty chocolate? Well, maybe peanut buttery melty chocolate.…

3 ingredient Yogurt Marinated Baked Buffalo Wings

Wings are my life this time of year, and thanks to Chobani and their #madewithchobani campaign, I was inspired to make these Yogurt Marinated Baked Buffalo Wings…and they were incredible. Click here for some fun yogurt recipes! Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 10 minutes    Rest Time: 60 minutes    Cook Time: 50…

5 step Loaded Baked Potato Appetizer

These 5 step Loaded Baked Potato Appetizers are my favorite game day dish! Soft potatoes piled high with cheese, bacon, sour cream and chives. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 15 mins     Cook Time: 35 minutes     Total time: 50 minutes     Servings: 24-36 potato slices I seriously love football. Saturday morning, college football goes…

30 minute Fudgy Brownies

These are hands down my most favorite brownies ever. Fudgy Brownies in 30 minutes? Yes please. My guilty pleasure right there! Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 10 minutes     Cook Time: 20 minutes    Total Time: 30 minutes Brownies. Brownies are made of chocolate. Hence, I love brownies. What makes brownies…

5 step Brown Butter Shortbread (GF)

There is a secret to this Brown Butter Shortbread. It is gluten free! No one can ever tell, it’s that good. Thanks to Better Body Foods for sponsoring this post!  Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 10 minutes   Cook Time: 20 minutes   Chill Time: 30 minutes   Total Time: 60 minutes Brown…

The Best Chicken Tortilla Soup in 5 steps

This soup is full of wonderful spices, shredded chicken, corn tortillas and topped with sour cream, fresh cilantro and tortilla chips. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 15 minutes     Cook Time: 40 minutes      Total Time: 65 minutes     Servings: 6-8 Guess. What. I used to be so scared of making…

3 step Italian Pasta Fagioli Soup

This Pasta Fagioli Soup screams Italian. Ground beef and noodles sit in a tomato and herb broth, topped off, of course, with some parmesan cheese. Difficulty: 1 (easy peasy) Cook Time: 30 minutes    Total Time: 30 minutes    Servings: 6-8 It’s soup time y’all! Just another reason why fall is the best season ever. This Pasta Fagioli…

5 step White BBQ Bacon Burger

This recipe is part of #BurgerMonth and is full of all of my favorite things like onion strings, bacon and BBQ flavors. Hands On Time: 30 minutes     Cook Time: 20 minutes    Total Time: 50 minutes    Servings: 6 Difficulty: Level 2 (totally doable) I freaking love burgers. So being a part of #BurgerMonth…

20 minute Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

These soft and perfect double chocolate chip cookies are filled with two kinds of chocolate chips! Perfect for sharing.  Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands on Time: 10 mins     Cook Time: 10 mins     Total Time: 20 mins     Servings: about 48 cookies I mean, chocolate chip cookies are good. But these…these cookies. These double chocolate…

5 step Hawaiian Baked Meatballs

Classic meatballs covered in a delicious Hawaiian teriyaki sauce. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 20 minutes     Cook Time: 20 minutes      Total Time: 40 minutes     Servings: 6-8 I have been craving meatballs lately. I have no idea why or where this weird meatball obsession came from. But that…

30 minute Clean Eating Chocolate Bark

Yay for easy and clean eating dessert! Thanks to Better Body Foods for sponsoring this post. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 10 minutes       Set Time: 15 minutes    Total Time: 25 minutes       Servings: 10-12 Most of you have heard that I’m on this clean eating diet and Better Body…

Lemon Lime Grilled Chicken Skewers in 4 steps

Light and refreshing grilled chicken skewers are simple to make and on the table in less than an hour! Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 10 minutes    Rest Time: 30 minutes    Cook Time: 20 minutes    Total Time: 60 minutes    Servings: 4-6 Yay for skewers! But seriously. I just want to put…