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…

15 Minute Roasted Asparagus

This is usually my “go to” side dish! Super easy and super fast, it works perfectly for those busy nights! Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 5 minutes     Cook Time: 10 minutes     Total Time: 15 minutes     Servings: 4-6 Sometimes the hardest part of dinner, are the side…

5 Step Slow Cooker Pot Roast

This is definitely my “go to” Slow Cooker Pot Roast recipe! Because everyone needs one of those during winter. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 20 minutes    Cook Time: 8 hrs    Total Time: 8 hours 20 minutes   Servings: 6-8 It is my belief, that everyone needs an easy Slow Cooker…

2 step Peppermint Hot Chocolate Floats

One of my favorite go to treats of winter is only 2 ingredients and 2 steps! Definitely can’t go wrong with that. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 5 minutes Just because the holidays are over, doesn’t mean you have to stop drinking hot chocolate! I feel like I definitely fall into that…

5 Step Peanut Butter Monster Cookies

These have been my most favorite cookies lately. Oatmeal, peanut butter, chocolate chips, and M&M’s. Heaven in 1 bite. Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 18 minutes     Cook Time: 12 minutes    Total Time: 30 minutes     Servings: about 48 cookies Introducing the cookies from the Food Blogger Cookie Swap!…

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 minute Peppermint White Hot Chocolate

Nothing warms you up faster than this Peppermint White Hot Chocolate!  Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 5 minutes    Total Time: 5 minutes    Servings: 2 Sometimes, there is nothing better than a good old cup of hot chocolate this time of year. It is definitely feeling like winter around here..aka -…

How To Make Whipped Cream

You don’t even know how easy it really is to make fresh whipped cream! Difficulty: Level 1 (easy peasy) Hands On Time: 5 minutes    Total Time: 5 minutes     Servings: 2 cups It’s that time of year where you NEED whipped cream. On, like everything. Gingerbread. Pumpkin Pie. Hot Chocolate. Banana Cream Pie.…

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:…

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…