Recipe Box, Easy Bake Lemon Bars

  I am all about lightening and brightening this week, as day after dreary January day goes by When I was preparing the January Paint Bucket, my monthly list of recipe inspiration, I stumbled upon so many recipes for easy lemon bars with a small number of ingredients, and many of the recipes are exactly … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Oodles of Noodles with Peanut Sauce

  I tend to stay away from recipes that have to be prepared at the last minute because at the end of the day, sometimes the last thing I want to do is cook I prefer to make things earlier in the day and just pop them in the oven         But … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Lighten Up with Baked Waffle Fries

  I’m still under the weather with my cold… Wait where does that silly idiom come from???   Anyway…๐Ÿคง   What makes everything better?? Potatoes! And guess what, these are a lot less guilty than french fries, plus they’re incredibly easy to make!         Crispy on the outside and soft on the … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Christmas Eve Menu with old favorites new ways

  I am getting a little a Lot of help from Trader Joe’s for our Christmas Eve party this year         We tried the Crispy Vegetable Pouches and they are quite yummy, so I went back and got 4 more boxes!ย  I also picked up a couple of boxes of Mini Quiches, … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Santa’s Surprise, Peppermint Ice Cream Cake

  4 ingredients No cooking required 15 minutes to assemble Everyone will love it!     Peppermint Ice Cream Cake!         It’s hard to beat Peppermint ice cream…         But if you add Oreo cookies, Cool Whip and chopped chocolate peppermint bark, it goes to a new level!   … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Rosemary Parmesan Biscuit Bubbles

  Warning, these little bites of biscuits just might be addicting!         They are soft on the inside with crunchy Parmesan crust on the outside and scented with a delicate amount of rosemary         And they are so simple to make, you will have plenty of time for jingle … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Easy Cheesy Chowder with ham, corn & potatoes

  Looking for an easy comforting meal during these days of holiday hustle?       This loaded chowder will fill your tummy with ham, corn, potatoes, all in a easy cheesy chowder         Setย your slow cooker on high and add the butter.ย  Chop onions and celery and throw it in there … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Sheet Pan Smoked Sausage Supper

  Okay, is everyone “turkey tuckered” out??         This sheet pan dinner is not only totally different from Thanksgiving fare, it is incredibly easy to make!         I don’t know why it took me so long to try a sheet pan dinner, but now that I’ve tried it, I … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Pumpkin Cheesecake Icecream

If you’re running short on time this week, this festive ice cream takes less than 10 minutes to make!         Looks good, yes??         This is a no churn ice cream made even easier with already prepared Cool Whip, sweetened condensed milk, pumpkin, cream cheese, vanilla extract and pumpkin … Continue reading

Party Panache, Pumpkin Butternut Squash Holiday Queso Dip

  You won’t believe how easy this showstopper dip is!         Plus, it’s full of festive holiday flavors to delight everyone’s tastebuds, even non veggie eaters! If you don’t tell them, they’ll never guess there are healthy roasted vegetables under all that cheese!         Butternut squash, pumpkin, onion, cheese … Continue reading

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