Garlic Roasted Green Beans and Mushrooms

Garlic Roasted Green Beans and Mushrooms

Something about roasted veggies…I don’t know. More flavor, crispier, smokier… something. And this side dish is no exception. With only 6 ingredients and that includes the beans and mushrooms, this is a snap to pull together. If you have fancy pants...
Banana Muffin

Banana Muffin

You know those times when you buy bananas but you don’t finish eating all of them before they start to turn brown? Then they go uber soft? Don’t throw them out! The browner they are, the sweeter they are, and absolutely perfect for any kind of baking. If...
Blueberry Muffins that Rock

Blueberry Muffins that Rock

Looking for a fantastic but super easy recipe for blueberry muffins? This is the one! And it comes from the best recipe book around: Muffin Mania. I made this for my daughter and it was just so easy – she inhaled them immediately. I was a bit hesitant as the...
Twist on a Caesar Salad

Twist on a Caesar Salad

I found a recipe for “Skinny Caesar” on Pinterest and as I made it, I found that there were some elements I really loved, and others that for me were….meh. I used Rick as my guinea pig (shhhh! Don’t tell him that!) and he texted me from work...
Christmas Sugar Cookies

Christmas Sugar Cookies

Before you scroll to the bottom for the recipe, I want to share with you a bit of a story. Katelyn is now 16, but when she was around 9, her dad and I separated.  Katelyn was a competitive dancer and her dad and I made the difficult decision that we could not...