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…

Perfect Cream Cheese Frosting

I’m so excited I can’t even handle it!! I am finally sharing with you my most favorite and perfect Cream Cheese Frosting. It’s the best ever. Did you even see how long it takes you?! Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Total Time: 10 mins I have made you the perfect cream cheese frosting. This is to go with me perfect…

The Perfect Sugar Cookies

I have been adjust and tweaking this recipe over the years to finally bring you these PERFECT sugar cookies! Top with this cream cheese frosting for best results. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 30 min     Chill Time: 20 minutes     Cook Time: 10 mins     Total Time: 60 mins     Servings: About 36 cookies…

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…

9 step Simple Thanksgiving Turkey

The turkey has arrived! We can’t really have our DIY Thanksgiving Dinner without the turkey, right? This year we are making a super simple, no-brine turkey! Only 30 minutes hands on time. Gotta love it. Difficulty: Level 2 (totally doable) Hands On Time: 30 minutes     Cook Time: 4 hours     Total Time:…

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…

15 minute Protein Waffles + Peanut Butter Syrup

These waffles pack a protein punch! The neutral flavor is perfectly paired with peanut butter syrup. Thanks to Better Body Foods for sponsoring this post! Their new protein blend is fantastic! Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 5 minutes    Cook Time: 5 minutes    Total Time: 10 minutes    Servings: 2-3 waffles After being at…

How To Make the Perfect Pasta in 15 minutes

Here are some tips so you can make the most delicious pasta every time! Thanks to Ragu for sponsoring this post! Be sure to check out this link to learn more about Ragu. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 10 minutes          Cook Time: 5 minutes          Total Time: 10 minutes…