Take-out Tuesday, Slow Cooker Sweet Chili Cashew Chicken

Yay! Crock pot season has begun!! Fall means supper simmering in the slow cooker filling your home with tantalizing aromas!         This slow cook chicken is family friendly, easy to put together and can cook while you’re busy finishing up your afternoon errands             It is tangy … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Maple Bacon Apple Danish

  The Jammin’ Cheese Danishes were such a hit I decided to try another version with baked apples and maple icing, and maple bacon garnish         So easy to make with canned crescent roll dough and Stouffer’s baked apples         The maple icing is super simple to make also … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Roasted Butternut & Bacon Salad

  The other day I stumbled across an article from Buzz Feed, it’s a quiz called Eat Your Way Around the World and We’ll Guess Your Age It only takes a minute to take…they guessed my age was 24!  Sounds good to me!  I highly recommend taking this quiz!!   Okay let’s talk salad…   … Continue reading

Party Panache, Breezy Easy Party Recipes and Shortcuts!

  Many prayers for the Bahamas, Florida, and the whole East US coast as they deal with Hurricane Dorian…we were lucky this time and didn’t have anything but sunshine and fun on the Gulf Coast for Labor Day…   We had 20 at our house for dinner Friday and Saturday night,  I tried to make … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, “THE” Salad

  A salad we had for part of our Labor Day celebration is going to be forever known as “THE” salad         “This salad is really good…”         “I’ve got to have more of that salad!”         “Oh my, I didn’t see the salad!”     … Continue reading

Party Panache, Sweet & Savory Fig Canapes

      This is going to be my go to party bite this fall Wonderfully sweet fig jam paired with savory Manchego cheese All tucked in between 2 layers of flaky puff pastry         Not only do they taste divine The prep is simple You can have them in the oven … Continue reading

Creations and Home Decor, Fall Decor Ideas and Crafts

  I spent last weekend in a decorating flurry         It wasn’t really planned…         I decided to pop into Hobby Lobby and see what was going on…         There were pumpkins, leaves, scarecrows, sunflowers, oh my!!! So hard to believe, a few weeks ago it … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Sunflower Tomato Pie

  A tray full of tomatoes just about commands a tomato pie!         Did you know that if you keep tomatoes stem side down they will last longer? Do you store your tomatoes on the counter or in the fridge? You can find important information about storing tomatoes here       … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Better Than A Bakery Jammin’ Cream Cheese Danish

  I call these “better than a bakery” because not only are they incredibly easy to make, they are not as cloyingly sweet as many sweet rolls and danishes       The base is, yep, my best friend, crescent roll dough         If you have jam or jelly jars that look … Continue reading

Creations, Sunflower Door Basket

  When I got back to the city a few days ago, I was itching to fill my house with fresh sunflowers and start transitioning my decor to late summer/early fall         I had an idea rolling around in my head for a sunflower door decoration, and decided to poke around my … Continue reading

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