Happy Halloween!!

Our town celebrated Halloween on Saturday this year, & the kids had a great time.  They wore their costumes all day – then went trick or treating…followed by a camp out in the backyard complete with a small bonfire...

Loaded Baked Potato Soup

Is it getting cold where you live?  It sure is starting to get chilly here.  As someone who lives in the South, I consider anything below 60 degrees COLD!  Once Winter comes & it gets super cold, I like...

Triple Decadence Pie

Hi everyone!  I’m baaccckkkk!!  If you keep up with me on my facebook page, then you know that I have been on sort of a mini vacation.  Last week, my parents came to visit us for a few days...

Jalapeno Popper Dip

  I can not give enough praises to this Jalapeno Popper Dip.  I make it all of the time, & always gets devoured.  It really tastes like a jalapeno popper!  It is such a simple thing to make &...

Dresser Make-Over

A while back, I bought this beat up looking (but sturdy) wooden dresser from the thrift store for my daughters with means of redoing it into something not so beat up looking.  It was only 5 dollars, so I...

Chiles Rellenos

I recently acquired some poblano peppers & huge sweet peppers that were just the size for stuffing, so I decided to make an attempt at authentic Chiles Rellenos.  The result was truly ah-mazing.  The process is pretty easy, but...

Cabbage Rolls

These Cabbage Rolls have been described by many as the best ever! They’re so good that even my kids gobble them up! Best of all, they’re foolproof! Finally, I am getting around to posting this recipe!  For those of...

Carrot Cake

I’ve never had a carrot cake better than this one. It’s a ‘heritage recipe’ & is completely from scratch. Topped with cream cheese icing – this cake is absolutely divine! Carrots are among my least favorite foods.  I can...