Eat your veggies with Birds Eye Steamfresh Kid-friendly meals!

Even though my kids aren’t little any longer, they still enjoy getting in the kitchen with mom to help create meals they will approve of. Of course, there a few tricks that I use to encourage them to use veggies in the dishes we create. One is to incorporate their favorite foods into the meals […]

Pepperoni and Cheese Balls and Bread with frozen dough

We bought the store out, so we decided to make our own! Super G. decided that since we always seem to buy up all of the pepperoni balls at the grocery store, that we should start making our own instead. Pepperoni Balls are the easiest things to make — all they are is dough, pepperoni […]

How to make Cinnamon Rolls in a Waffle Iron

When I was blog hopping the other day, I landed on and found her yummy recipe for Cinnamon Roll Cake Pops. I instantly thought, “Why can’t I make cinnamon rolls in my waffle maker?” So I did. And it was good. Really good! If you would like to learn how to make cinnamon rolls […]

Festive Gingerbread Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Gingerbread is a delicious treat this time of year! I wanted to share it with our Girl Scout troop in a way that would be appealing to the younger girls. This Gingerbread Cupcake recipe from was just right! I made a double batch which ended up giving me exactly 3 dozen cupcakes. I did […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

Are you ready for Thanksgiving? I think I am! I’ve spent all day baking, chopping, mixing, tasting and rolling! My back is killing me and my feet are on fire but it will all be worth it when we sit down together with loved ones tomorrow and enjoy the feast! Pie made it home from […]

If you give a boy a spoon….

My boy makes me laugh… a lot. Today I made a quick supper because we were outside for awhile enjoying what’s left of nice weather before the winter sets in. I basically cooked some ground beef with a diced potato and onion, dumped in 2 cans of Campbell’s Minestrone Soup, 2 soup cans of water, […]

Free Kitchen Kids Cookbook

Another free cookbook! Did I ever mention I collect cookbooks? Well, I do! So everytime I see a free recipe booklet I WANT it! I want you to have it too :)   The Kitchen Kids brochure includes fabulous recipes like Jumpin’ Jack Chili and Jelly Jewel Cookies! Plus there’s helpful cheese and cooking tips!    Request […]