Old Fashioned Lace Cookies

These old fashioned cookies throw me right back to the good old days of making these with my grandma! Almond cookies dipped, drizzled and sandwiched with chocolate. Difficulty Level: 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 20 minutes     Cook Time: 10 minutes    Rest Time: 20 minutes     Total Time: 50 minutes    Servings: About…

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…

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…

5 step Cinnamon Apple Crisp

The easiest fall dessert! We’re having this Cinnamon Apple Crisp (5 easy steps y’all) for our Thanksgiving dinner instead of the traditional pumpkin pie. I’m kind of excited about it. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 10 minutes     Cook Time: 45 minutes     Total Time: 60 minutes     Servings:…

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…

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…

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…

30 minute Chocolate Crepes + Raspberry Compote

Simple chocolate crepes filled with nutella and topped with fresh raspberry compote. A big thank you to Driscoll’s Berries for providing the coupons for this giveaway as part of their #pictureperfectplate campaign. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 10 minutes  Cook Time: 10 minutes  Total Time: 20 minutes  Servings: About 10 crepes I’m just into combining…

Raspberry Pavlova in 8 steps

A Pavlova, or Schaum Torte, is a light layered dessert with merengue, vanilla whipped cream and fresh raspberries. Also, a big thank you to Driscoll’s Berries for providing these gorgeous raspberries as part of their #pictureperfectplate campaign Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands on Time: 20 mins       Cook Time: 60 mins      Total Time:…

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…

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…

Hot Turkey Sandwich in 5 minutes

My favorite summer sandwich right here! Not only does it take 10 minutes, but it’s full of fresh summer tomatoes. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 4 minutes    Cook Time: 1 minutes   Total Time: 5 minutes This Hot Turkey Sandwich and summer veggies. This is hands down my favorite time of…

Paprika and Garlic Grilled Corn under 30 minutes

Grilled corn loaded with garlic, and paprika. Father’s day is coming and this is a perfect dish for your cookout! Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 10 minutes    Cook Time: 15 minutes    Total Time: 25 minutes    Servings: 4 I have been all about my grill lately. I have a new Traeger and I…

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…

10 ingredient Perfect Spinach Artichoke Dip

This is the star of all my dinner parties. Worried about an appetizer? Just put this Perfect Spinach Artichoke Dip on the table and you are good to go! Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 10 minutes   Cook Time: 30 minutes   Total Time: 40 minutes This Spinach Artichoke Dip has been one recipe that…

10 ingredient Apple Turnovers

This is a childhood breakfast for me, gooey apple cinnamon filling inside a crispy puff pastry topped with vanilla glaze!  Difficulty: Level 2 (totally doable) Hands On Time: 20 minutes        Cook Time: 20 minutes          Total Time: 40 minutes        Servings: 10-12 Over the years I have tried many apple…

30 minute Burgers with Cranberry BBQ Sauce

Thank you to Omaha Steaks for providing these steak burgers! I decided to spice them up with some amazing Cranberry BBQ Sauce. Difficulty Level: 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 10 minutes    Cook Time: 20 minutes    Total Time: 30 minutes Cranberry BBQ Sauce. It’s everything good about fall. First, you are going to need some…