Slow Cooker Desserts Published!

Praline Pumpkin Cheesecake with Caramel Sauce

It’s official! We are excited to announce that our newest book, Slow Cooker Desserts, Oh So Easy, Oh So Delicious!, is published and ready for you to enjoy. September 1st is finally here and so is our new book! Yipeeeeeeeee!!! This has been so exciting for us! We have loved baking in our Crock-Pots® since [...]

Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

Those of you that have young children, be careful, be very, very careful. It happens when you aren’t looking. You know what I am talking about–you’ve heard it hundreds of times, when you aren’t looking those precious toddlers, elementary schoolers and Tweens grow up. How is it that our daughter is now a senior in [...]

Mojito Slushies

Mojotos

Summertime and the living is easy, right?! The dog days of August call for a refreshing, mint drink that will equip you to enjoy these last days and hours before the hustle and bustle of school and activities begin again. Take time right now to make this Mojito Slushy. I promise that you will be [...]

Peach Cobbler

Peach Cobbler

It seems like clockwork each summer–fresh peaches equals pie or cobbler. After visiting the farmers market and selecting the best peaches we could find it was definitely cobbler time. Lots of wonderful childhood memories pop into mind when the word cobbler is mentioned. You may look at this picture and say cobbler? I don’t think so.

Guacamole

Guacamole #1

Certain foods just make more sense to make at home. Guacamole falls into this category. The ingredients go together in minutes and the taste is much fresher and doesn’t have that preservative-off flavor. There are many guacamole afficianodos who claim their recipe is the best and there are as many versions of this recipe as [...]

Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies

Peanut Butter Kisses

Sometimes you feel like a nut, sometimes you don’t. Sound familiar? That is my relationship with peanut butter cookies. They don’t tumble from our cookie jar very many times a year, but when I crave peanut butter cookies, I must admit the appeal of chocolate and peanut butter seals the deal. We have all enjoyed [...]

Ramen Noodle Salad

Ramen Noodle Salad

I’ve never understood folks who refuse to share their recipes with friends and family. This may sound funny coming from someone who writes recipes and receives $$ for those recipes, but let me explain. Food, family, friends and the kitchen table—that makes for a life with a legacy. Connections, community, laughter and knowing all is [...]

Baked Potato Dip

baked potato dip

Recipes flood my internet feed daily and one or two usually catch my eye and I mentally file those away and plan to test, research and explore further. Then there are those recipes that fly by in a blip and I think “ewww ick”, bloggers are becoming more and more desperate with each passing hour [...]

Summertime Sangria

Summertime Sangria

Warm breezes and sunshine are beginning to peek through the days of the week. Soon all we will be talking about will be the heat. Not to worry, help is on the way. Summertime and sangria go hand in hand like beach towels and ocean waves. While I don’t live close enough to enjoy an [...]

Ice Cream Cookie

Ice Cream Cookie

We have been having so much fun promoting our new cookbook, The Newlywed Book, Cooking Happily Ever After. Tis the season for bridal showers, engagements and of course, weddings! This was a book that we had dreamed about. The focus is on what to do with the items new couples have registered for at their [...]