Thai Chicken Bowl

I love that my family lets me experiment with lots of new flavors. Thai food is a favorite of mine, and my kids love it, too. I don’t make it a lot when the hubby is home, because he hatesRead more…

Chipotle Chicken Club Grilled Cheese

Today’s post is sponsored by Arla Dofino, but my love and opinion of their naturally delicious cheese is all my own! #GooeyGoodness #sponsored April is National Grilled Cheese Month – did you know that? Any chance I get to useRead more…

Reuben Burger

This post is sponsored by Frank’s Kraut, but my love and opinion of their delicious sauerkraut is all my own! May is National Burger Month. It’s time to fire up the barbecue grills and get the family together for someRead more…

Beef Tips with Gravy

Comfort food. How do you define it? Some may say it’s a rich sugary dessert, some a hearty bowl of soup. In my family, most times, it’s defined by mashed potatoes and gravy. We affectionately refer to them as “farmRead more…

Kentucky Mule

In the last couple of years I have fallen in love with Moscow Mule cocktails. This 1940’s classic cocktail is crisp and refreshing and it’s served in a cool copper mug. (I’m all about the presentation!) Last Saturday night, theRead more…

Crispy “Oven-Fried” Chicken in a Biscuit Sandwiches

Don’t you hate when you are sitting in the waiting room at the doctor’s office, and you are thumbing through magazines, spy one with a photo of a recipe on the front that makes you go “YES!” – only toRead more…

Strawberry Cake

If you love strawberries, you are going to want to keep reading. This cake recipe comes from my friend, Candi, who has been one of my closest friends for almost 20 years. She also happens to be a fellow foodRead more…

Breakfast Hashbrown Pizza

I am always looking for ways to jazz up Sunday breakfast! A month or so ago we made Cinnamon Roll Waffles, and they were a huge hit. I seem to always have hash browns on hand, and one morning decidedRead more…

Alaskan Snow Crab Mac ‘n Cheese

I was raised Catholic, and my husband and I are raising our children in the same faith. Growing up Catholic, a lot of my friends asked if it was hard to “give up” meat on Fridays during Lent. We neverRead more…

{Slow Cooker} Green Chile Chicken Enchilada Casserole

I am so excited to bring you this post! Today I get the privilege of sharing with you a recipe and review of this awesome new cookbook: The Magical Slow Cooker! Sarah, the author, is someone I have “met” throughRead more…

S’mores Cream Pie

Summer’s coming. Can you feel it? The nights are getting shorter and the days are getting longer. That means it’s time to enjoy the great outdoors! Barbecuing, picnicking, camping — sitting around the fire pit, roasting S’mores. Ah … theRead more…

Smoked Polish Sausage & Sauerkraut

Technically I can’t really call this a “recipe” — it’s more of a “how to.” Whenever my Grandma Czaplewski’s made ham for the holidays, we always had Polish Sausage and Sauerkraut, too. My heritage is Polish, and so I mightRead more…