• Easy Italian Bread In Your Stand Mixer

    There’s nothing my family enjoys more than a loaf of fresh baked bread anytime of the day. We all enjoy the way it makes our fifth wheel smell as well as the different tastes and textures we can create depending…

  • Salted Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Bites

    Lately I have been feeling as though we are in a snack/dessert rut. It seems as though it’s always the same thing: cake, ice cream, cookies, or a sweet cereal to curb that sweet tooth after dinner and before bed.…

  • Semi-Homemade Chicken Pot Pie

    This recipe was discovered when I cooked a 15-lb turkey for only three people. I had so many leftovers and had no clue what to do with them all! After having our fill of at least a dozen other turkey…

  • Banana Pudding Cheesecake

    Banana Pudding Cheesecake Written by Guest Blogger Erin K. Courtney   If you’re from the South or familiar with our food down here, you’ll know that Banana Pudding is something we don’t mess around with. We mean serious business, and…

  • Maple Glazed Chicken and Sweet Potatoes

      Sweet potatoes are a staple in our house. My daughter loves to eat them raw and since they’re packed full of so many vitamins, I just can’t say no. This chicken and sweet potato concoction is perfect with the…

  • Italian Dunkers with Homemade Dipping Sauce

        This is one recipe that takes me back to my childhood. Italian Dunkers were almost a weekly staple at my school and the only day I took extra money so I could purchase a double lunch. They are…

  • All-Natural Strawberry Jam

    One of our favorite spring-time adventures as a family is to go strawberry picking. It’s so wonderful to get out into nature and just enjoy the sunshine and a healthy treat with the ones you love. I stumbled upon a…

  • Penne Rigati and Meatballs

    It’s starting to cool down here in Northern Michigan so I figured it was time to pull out a pasta recipe. This Penne Rigati and Meatballs recipe is packed full of flavor, and really simple to make. Pair it with…