Light and Fluffy Pumpkin Dip


Is a pumpkin a vegetable or fruit?  That is the question. Well, the answer is.....pumpkin is a FRUIT!  It is a member of the gourd family and because of it's fleshy seedy, center it is a fruit not a vegetable. Pumpkin season is in full swing! I hosted a girls night out craft night at my home the other  night and we had several pumpkin themed crafts so a pumpkin treat was … [Read more...]

Blueberry Dutch Babies

Blueberry Dutch Babies

Dutch Babies bring back childhood memories for me because my mom used to make them for us on the weekends. It was a special treat and we always looked forward to them. If you're not familiar with Dutch Babies they are puffy, butter-y, pancake-like breakfast popovers and are sometimes called German Pancakes. Now that I make them for my family, I have adapted the recipe by … [Read more...]

Homemade Graham Crackers

I don't know about you, but boxed graham crackers just don't taste like they used to. They are not as flaky as I remember as a kid and, quite frankly, bland. I started on a quest to make the best s'mores for summer and realized that the graham cracker needed to be perfected. What I found is that graham crackers are extremely easy to make and use ingredients that you probably … [Read more...]

Easy Weeknight Dinner…Tater Tot Casserole


I  used to eat this casserole at a friend's house growing up and I loved it! So now that I'm all grown up and have a family of my own, it's something I wanted to make for my family. However, I wanted to clean it up a bit so I substituted the condensed soup and beef for healthier, leaner options. The kids love this and it's super easy to put together. Start with 1 pound of … [Read more...]

Linky Party, Pity Party 96


If you are new to 30days, I host a linky party, my Pity Party every Friday. Thanks for linking up your ideas- I love visiting what you share. Image from the Tomato Tart The Rules: Link to a specific post, not your blog in general. Please only post your ideas, not round ups or guest posts. Only link up 2 posts. No links to shops, products or giveaways please. (They will … [Read more...]