Donut French Toast

Donut French Toast

My children have sleepovers at our house so very often. It’s happens so often that there is rarely a weekend where we don’t have one.  And in the summertime, the sleepovers sometimes last for several days! Some parents would get tired of it, but I love having a house full of giggling kids. All the… {read more}

Flashback Friday, Menu Planning Organizing Meal Boxes

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  I’m a big fan of menu planning.  I really believe it is the best tip anyone can follow when it comes to reducing your household’s grocery cost.  When you buy only the things you plan for, then less goes to waste.  2nd best tip, don’t go grocery shopping hungry! This is my favorite way… {read more}

Frozen Yogurt Trail Mix Bars

Frozen Yogurt Trail Mix Bars

I have made a big change this past year in my life when it comes to my health.  I have made a pledge to myself to exercise daily.  And, let me tell you – I feel so much better since I  kept this pledge to myself.  Not only do I feel great, but I’ve even… {read more}

Strawberry Shortcake with Cream Biscuits

Strawberry Shortcake with cream biscuits

Strawberry Shortcake is a favorite summer dessert of mine. It’s so super simple to whip up, but my favorite way is one that I grew up eating… all served atop biscuits! Biscuits are my favorite kind of bread to use in a strawberry shortcake. It’s way better than cake in my opinion.  Sometimes I use… {read more}

Father’s Day Lawn Mower Cupcakes

Father's Day Lawn Mower Cupcakes

Father’s Day is right around the corner, & I don’t know about your dad – but mine always tells me to make him something instead of buying him something.  It just means so much more. So, if your dad (or husband) is the same way – these Father’s Day Lawn Mower Cupcakes are absolutely perfect!… {read more}

Flashback Friday – Homemade Boo-Boo Salve, All Natural!

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Today’s Flashback Friday is highlighting one of the very most popular posts ever published here on the Mrs – Homemade Boo-Boo Salve.  It works a lot like Neosporin on your ‘boo-boos’  but is 100% natural.  It’s also not very costly at all to make, check it out! All of us get ‘boo-boos’.  Right?  Some of… {read more}

BBQ & Bacon Potato Salad (Plus a GIVEAWAY!)

BBQ & Bacon Potato Salad

‘Tis the season for picnics & backyard barbecues. Isn’t it weird how when summer begins, it’s like our taste buds know it too? The weather starts getting warm, & we all start craving all those foods that feel ‘summery’ to us.  Am I right? You know the kinds of food.  Hot dogs, burgers, ribs, corn… {read more}

Smoked Paprika Vinaigrette

Smoked Paprika Vinaigrette

Today, I want to share with you one of my favorite salad dressings – and it’s completely homemade.  And easy.  And budget friendly.  And yummy.  And all of those things that you all know I rank pretty high on the ol’ good recipe scale. This Smoked Paprika Vinaigrette is seriously out of this world delicious…. {read more}

Flashback Friday – Whiskey Glazed Baby Back Ribs

Whiskey Glazed Baby Back Ribs

This week’s Flashback Friday is revisiting these delicious Whiskey Glazed Baby Back Ribs that I originally posted back in August of 2011.  The glaze is so good that you’ll wanna put it on everything else too… chicken, steak, pork chops, carrots, whatever!  It’s so yummy! I can not watch any of the shows on Food… {read more}

Easy Roasted Tomato Aioli

Easy Roasted Tomato Aioli

I have a fascination with sauces – especially those that I can dip food in and spread on sandwiches.  To me, it’s a fast fix to jazz up whatever food you’re eating stat. Having a mason jar filled with aioli in my fridge is an instant solution to my sauce obsession because they’re wonderful for… {read more}

Bacon & Vidalia Onion Hot Dog Grinders

Bacon & Vidalia Onion Hot Dog Grinders

Looking for a dish that will knock your socks off – but you can whip together in literally a matter of minutes with only a couple of ingredients? Well, look no further. These Bacon & Vidalia Onion Hot Dog Grinders are your hall pass to an easy, affordable, & yummylicious dinner! Yes, yummylicious.  You should… {read more}

Kale & Apple Potato Salad

Kale & Apple Potato Salad

Disclosure: I have been compensated for this post by MIRACLE WHIP Dressing as I am working with Mom It Forward.  All opinions & general ramblings are my own. I love new spins on traditional recipes. After a while, we can all get bored of the same ol’ recipes.  So, my interest is immediately sparked when… {read more}

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