55 Handmade Gift Ideas

55 Handmade Gift Ideas

Handmade gifts mean so much more than store bought ones, don’t you think? Here’s 55 fabulous handmade gift ideas that you can easily do, & anyone will love! My Daddy always said that a handmade gift means so much more than something you buy at the store – and I have to say that he’s… {read more}

Double Strength Pure Vanilla Extract for Sale

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Click here to order your double strength vanilla extract!! It’s that time again! I’ve just finished a large batch of my double strength vanilla extract, and it’s up for sale just in time for the holiday season! This is double strength, which means you only half of what your recipes call for – so a… {read more}

Christmas Tree Brownies

Christmas Tree Brownies

These Christmas Tree Brownies are so adorable & yummy!  They are simple to make too! They’d be perfect for eating or for gift giving! I just love these little Christmas Tree shaped brownies!  They’re so super cute, don’t you think? Plus, they’re so totally easy!  You can easily whip these up in just a little… {read more}

Make ‘Em a Gift Basket – Plus a HomeGoods Giveaway!

Gift Baskets & a HomeGoods Giveaway!

Have no idea what to get that hard-to-buy-for person on your list for Christmas? Make them a foodie gift basket! Everyone loves yummy treats! There is an awesome giveaway from HomeGoods going on at the bottom of this post – YAY! I seriously can’t believe that Christmas is almost here.  Christmas always comes super fast….and… {read more}

Cranberry Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

Cranberry Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

Cranberry Double Chocolate Chip Cookies – simple, festive, & absolutely delicious… not to mention the perfect Christmas cookie. Good luck eating just one! I remember this one Christmas when I was a kid. I was about 15 or so, and my Grandma Millie (my daddy’s mom) was visiting with us as she did for many… {read more}

Roasted Garlic & Olive Oil Crispy Chicken Legs

Roasted Garlic & Olive Oil Crispy Chicken Legs

Roasted Garlic & Olive Oil pair together in this delicious chicken leg main dish. 4 ingredients is all you need, the results will make your tastebuds dance! My birthday was yesterday.  Y’all wanna serenade me with the Happy Birthday song? The date was pretty cool this year – 12/13/14.  Awesome, right?  All day long, I… {read more}

2 Ingredient German Chocolate Fudge

2 Ingredient German Chocolate Fudge

I adore fudge, don’t you? It’s kind of hard to not adore fudge.  It’s also kind of hard to not eat every bit of it when you have it on hand. Time for dinner?  Well, there’s chicken in the fridge that needs to be eaten…. oh but wait – there’s also fudge in there! Easy… {read more}

Mrs Happy Homemaker on Fox8 sharing 2 Ingredient Recipes!

Mrs Happy Homemaker on Fox 8 News

As many of you know, I do a regular segment over on Fox 8 News out of High Point, North Carolina. For those of you who aren’t local, 0r maybe you are & just weren’t able to tune in – here’s the video for you! This time, I brought some 2-Ingredient recipes to the morning… {read more}

I’ve been Stitch Fix-ed!

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Have you heard of Stitch Fix?  I’ve just been Stitch Fixed! I keep seeing friends & colleagues of mine posting pictures of these outfits that they’ve gotten from there, & it had be so intrigued that I had to give it a try too! How it works is like this.  First you sign up &… {read more}

Candy Cane Cookie Bars

Candy Cane Cookie Bars

Candy Cane Cookie Bars – a handful of ingredients mixed together & the dough spread onto a cookie sheet, then sliced into bars. So easy yet so delicious! When I was about 12, I got a new mountain bike for Christmas. The bike was great, but the story of how I got it is even… {read more}

Cinnabon French Toast

Cinnabon French Toast

Cinnabon French Toast – made with the famous Cinnabon cinnamon rolls! This recipe will knock your socks off. It’s easy & undeniably delicious! Ever since I first heard the word ‘Cinnabon’, I have been an enormous fan.  Just that one word sparks dances in my taste buds & mouth-watering cravings.  I remember when we got… {read more}

Grilled Cheese Bacon Crescent Squares

Grilled Cheese Bacon Crescent Squares

My Grilled Cheese Bacon Crescent Squares are insanely delicious. Only needs 3 ingredients! This is a blockbuster of a recipe! Guaranteed to be an instant favorite! I’m a sucker for cheese.  The more cheese the better.  Recently, I made these insanely delicious Grilled Cheese Fries that completely blew my mind with all their addictive qualities…. {read more}