Lemon Coconut cupcakes for the teachers

 Posted by at 6:00 am on March 28, 2013  1 Response »
Mar 282013
 
Lemon Coconut cupcakes for the teachers

We have very special teachers at our elementary school. And being the food committee for the second year in a row, (I really do love it and already committed to next year) I wanted to make a special cupcake for the teachers. A one-of-a-kind special recipe. And with my little lemon tree inspiring me to […]

Holy Moly Brownies

 Posted by at 6:00 am on March 25, 2013  Comments Off on Holy Moly Brownies
Mar 252013
 
Holy Moly Brownies

Salty and sweet, rich with dark chocolate chewy goodness. These brownies are amazing. I nearly ate the whole pan myself. I had to hide the brownies from the kids. They were eating them so fast, honestly, I was eating them so fast. Holy Moly Brownies 1 dark chocolate brownie mix 1/2 cup chocolate olive oil […]

Easter Basket cupcakes

 Posted by at 6:00 am on March 23, 2013  Comments Off on Easter Basket cupcakes
Mar 232013
 
Easter Basket cupcakes

I made this every so cute and easy cupcakes at the Home Show- I promised the recipe would be posted online before Easter. Here it is! Easter Basket cupcakes 1/2 cup heavy cream 6 oz. semi sweet chocolate chips 2 cups fried chow mein noodles or pretzels Candy Easter eggs Heat the cream until simmering […]

BBQ Chicken Pizza

 Posted by at 6:00 am on March 21, 2013  Comments Off on BBQ Chicken Pizza
Mar 212013
 
BBQ Chicken Pizza

After 13 years of marriage, I just learned that my husband does not love pizza. In fact he’d rather not eat it. Seriously? I make pizza all the time. The kids and I love it. How did I miss that? (AND.. He also does not like spaghetti, or baked potatoes. I knew about the spaghetti, […]

Raspberry German Pancakes

 Posted by at 6:00 am on March 18, 2013  Comments Off on Raspberry German Pancakes
Mar 182013
 
Raspberry German Pancakes

I wanted to make something special- and my kids are spoiled with hot breakfast, most days of the week. I didn’t have enough time to make individual pancakes, so I made my German Pancake recipe ( which I know by heart) and added some raspberry pie filling to the bottom before the batter. It was […]

A few of my favorite things….

 Posted by at 6:00 am on March 15, 2013  Comments Off on A few of my favorite things….
Mar 152013
 
A few of my favorite things....

I’m ready for spring. I’ve got cabin fever. I’m done with the cold winter. Remind me why I live in Utah? These are many of the things I think each day……. but there is light at the end of the tunnel of winter. Here’s a few of my favorite things right now. Love, love, love […]

Spanish Chicken Nachos

 Posted by at 6:00 am on March 11, 2013  Comments Off on Spanish Chicken Nachos
Mar 112013
 
Spanish Chicken Nachos

My mouth is drooling just thinking of the flavor burst you get with each bite of these nachos. I’ll cut to the chase and give you the recipe- it’s worth it’s weight in gold. 3 cups chicken breast strips, cut into bite sized pieces 2 cups grated Monterrey Jack cheese 1 cup black beans (I […]

Miss C loves chocolate cake!

 Posted by at 6:00 am on March 6, 2013  Comments Off on Miss C loves chocolate cake!
Mar 062013
 
Miss C loves chocolate cake!

We love eating around here. And we love chocolate. And since Miss C decided I wasn’t doing my part with baking some desserts now and then, she was going to make a cake herself. I’m blaming the library at her school for this, because at the moment our favorite library book to read is “Betty […]

Introducing the newest member of our family….

 Posted by at 2:36 pm on March 4, 2013  1 Response »
Mar 042013
 
Introducing the newest member of our family....

Snuggle time with little baby Benson. We are so happy he’s here! It’s been a month already and time is flying by way too fast. We are savoring even the night time feedings. Things are starting to get back to normal- especially in the baking department. And with a deadline that came and went while […]