Cool Ranch Mozzarella Sticks

In my house, if it has cheese on it we will eat it. We eat way too much cheese and we always have it in the fridge. It is definitely a staple around here. It’s not even a certain kind of cheese because we love lots of different kinds and we eat it in all…

5 minute Slow Cooker Chicken

Sometimes you just need a simple recipe that takes 5 minutes to throw together. Disclaimer: this recipe takes a total of 4 hours and 5 minutes to be ready to eat. However, there are only 5 minutes of active time in the kitchen. What could be better than that? Use this for a weeknight dinner…

Fast Food Fried Chicken Sandwich

Do you love the idea of fast food but hate how it makes you feel with all the extra grease and sodium and what not? We do at my house!! Also, we have food allergies so we tend to eat at home. This has led us to recreate our favorite meals at home. One of…

Hot Pepper Queso

This recipe is cheesy and smooth but packs in a lot of flavor! It’s perfect for parties, an appetizer, munching at the pool or beach throughout the day and so much more. What you need for this is a small list and you will likely have most of the ingredients in your kitchen already. So…

Veggie Burritos

These veggie burritos are the simple lunch or dinner that you can throw together in about 15 minutes! These only have a few ingredients so they are inexpensive. BUT, they are filling and satisfying anyways. 1. Heat oven to 200 degrees or warming setting. Spray a piece of aluminum foil with nonstick spray and put…

Summer Cocktail: Vodka Cranberry

I love a good cold, refreshing cocktail by the pool. Jonathan always blesses me with yummy drinks. This one is fruity and fresh and doesn’t have much of an alcohol flavor. Therefore, it’s delicious but dangerous lol. 1 shot worth of plain vodka A few oz of cranberry juice Garnish with a lime wedge and…

Summer Cocktail: Pineapple Mojitos

Want a yummy refreshing drink for summer? This is a bartender level drink at home! Lucky for me I have a bartender on hand at all times.. aka Jonathan. Some fresh mint, lime slices and pineapple chunks are the key to this drink. So here’s the setup! Chop up a pineapple into bite sized chunks….

Milk and Honey Latte

Coffee is one of my favorite things in the world. I’m the cliche that you don’t want to talk to before I’ve had a cup of coffee. I’m the person that is so addicted to coffee I’ll get a migraine if I don’t have at least half a cup a day. If you know me,…

Taco Salad

These taco salads are a fun inexpensive dinner. We love to have these for a quick dinner that doesn’t take too much work. We start by crushing Doritos or tortilla chips in a bowl. Then add a layer of chopped lettuce Next layer is black beans and corn. Then add sautéed bell peppers and onions…

Cookie Butter Brownies

These brownies are a fun twist of a classic recipe. They have Trader Joe’s Cookie Butter in for both texture and flavor and it makes them so soft and yummy! What you need to do is this: Put butter in a mixing bowl Add sugar  Cream butter and sugar Add eggs one at a time…