Homemade Fettuccini Alfredo Sauce

Homemade Fettuccini Alfredo Sauce

Homemade Fettuccini Alfredo Sauce Happy Wednesday everyone!!!  I haven’t shared a human recipe in a while (well, except for this Caprese sandwich HERE) so I couldn’t wait to surprise you with this one!!  I created this recipe when Thomas and I first got...
Caprese Sandwich

Caprese Sandwich

Caprese Sandwich Happy Wednesday everyone!!  I had originally planned a totally different post for today but decided to save it for next week.  I wanted to share this Caprese Sandwich with you instead.  It is incredibly easy to make and from what Thomas tells me,...
White Chocolate Covered Cherries

White Chocolate Covered Cherries

Happy Wednesday everyone!!  Can you believe July 4th is this weekend!!  I had planned on posting this recipe much earlier, as well as, my red, white, and blue tablescapes but this holiday came upon me so fast!  We have had so much going on this month that time flew by...
Garlic Shrimp And Pasta With Fresh Herbs

Garlic Shrimp And Pasta With Fresh Herbs

Happy Wednesday everyone!!!  Are you in the mood for garlicky shrimp, fresh herbs, loads of salty butter, and fresh tomatoes over top a plate of angel hair pasta?  Well, you are in the right place!  I love using lots of herbs in my cooking and fresh is the best!  You...
White Chocolate Toffee Popcorn

White Chocolate Toffee Popcorn

I hope everyone had a wonderful Memorial Day!  We (myself, Thomas, Jake, and Maggie) worked around the house, played in the yard, and cooked on the grill.  This Memorial Day was one of the most relaxing for us.  We drank our coffee and had breakfast out on the patio...
One Meatball Recipe Cooked Two Different Ways

One Meatball Recipe Cooked Two Different Ways

Are you looking for something rich and savory and easy to make?  You have come to the right place.  I have several meatball recipes but use only one tried and true for my homemade wedding soup.  I have been making these recipes for years and always save some of the...
Supreme Pizza

Supreme Pizza

I know I had promised you guys a follow-up on Thomas’ birthday cake and pizza and here it is!!  I was so excited about making his mother’s chocolate cake recipe for him and followed the directions to a “T”!  It came out smelling and looking amazing which made me...
Salt and Pepper Wings

Salt and Pepper Wings

Salt and Pepper Wings I had a completely different post to put out today but had to rearrange my posting schedule to include this one.  Thomas wanted wings with just salt and pepper. I said…are you sure?  I felt like I need to add more ingredients but he...
Beef Taco Bake

Beef Taco Bake

Beef Taco Bake Every once in a while, I get a craving for Mexican.  I love going and getting the white cheese, nachos, and a shrimp burrito with extra pica de Gallo!  Yummmmmm!  Thomas isn’t a big fan of going out for Mexican but that man LOVES cheese.  I was...
Juicy Onion Mushroom Burger On A Butter Grilled Bun

Juicy Onion Mushroom Burger On A Butter Grilled Bun

Do you like sweet onions, portobello mushrooms, and hamburger mixed with Worcestershire sauce?  If you do, try my Juicy Onion Mushroom Burger on a soft butter grilled bun!  I made us lunch last week and tried this new recipe on Thomas without telling him.  He was...
Fried Pork Chops

Fried Pork Chops

It was a rainy, snowy weekend here in WV and we enjoyed a nice weekend at home.  For the most part, it was a lazy one as you can see by Jake and Maggie’s pictures.  They were all bundled up today and thoroughly enjoying the warm blankets out of the dryer.  We...
Buffalo Chicken Dip

Buffalo Chicken Dip

I hope everyone had a great weekend!  We had bad weather here in WV so Thomas and I decided to cancel our plans and stayed home with the pups.  One of my favorite things in this world is to enjoy a weekend at home with Thomas, Jake and Maggie.  I especially love when...
Tips For Making A Party Appetizer

Tips For Making A Party Appetizer

I recently posted “How to make a meat and cheese tray for 8 people” and thought I would include this appetizer I made for the holidays.  This cheesy and salty dish is loaded with color and flavor and so easy to make.  Honestly, I think it put everyone in...
Tomato And Asparagus Side Dish

Tomato And Asparagus Side Dish

I have double ovens but around the holidays, they are both full of several different dishes.  This year I combined the side dishes and created a tomato, asparagus, onion, and garlic combination that was not only very colorful but was loaded with lots of flavor.    ...
How To Create A Cheese Tray For 8 People

How To Create A Cheese Tray For 8 People

It’s almost 10:00 pm and Thanksgiving is almost over.  We had a great day visiting with my family and my sister’s in-laws.  We had 8 people all enjoying a lot of delicious food full of flavor and variety.  I brought the appetizers which was perfect because...
Creamy Mashed Potatoes

Creamy Mashed Potatoes

I’ve been wanting to post my Mashed Potato recipe for a long time now but kept putting it off because it is just so easy and not much to it.  I’m that person who can cook a really hard meal and it comes out tasting scrumptious but can’t make boiled rice to save my...
Butter Chicken Marsala

Butter Chicken Marsala

Anyone hungry for fried chicken and Portobello mushrooms???  I had every intention to make a true chicken marsala tonight but changed my mind and made a delicious Butter Chicken Marsala instead.  The chicken was tender with just the right amount of crisp!  The...
Sautéed asparagus and grilled rib eye steak

Sautéed asparagus and grilled rib eye steak

Ok…let me tell you how delicious our meal was today!!!!  It was mouthwatering and so fast and easy to make!!!  I picked Thomas up from the airport and told him I had a surprise for him…his favorite (besides cheesey mashed potatoes and pork...
Sweet Sausage Pasta

Sweet Sausage Pasta

As I was saying in my last post, Thomas and I were having a lazy weekend here in Missouri and I didn’t feel like going out.  The weather was cold, rainy, and snuggling under a nice warm blanket sounded so much better than being cold and wet.  So what did we do...
Egg Rolls

Egg Rolls

​So I was out and about today running errands and planned my last stop to be Panera Bread. Just as I was about to make my left turn towards their direction, I remembered I had ingredients to make egg rolls.  It was 11:30 and I was starving, so I quickly changed lanes...
Bobbi Jo’s Baked Beans

Bobbi Jo’s Baked Beans

I have been looking over my recipe book and came across my baked beans recipe that I made when I had everyone over for Memorial Day last year.   I whipped up a little spread of hamburgers, hotdogs, marinated chicken, bratwurst, baked potatoes, baked beans, and...
Keto Hamburger Pizza

Keto Hamburger Pizza

Thomas and I have been on an “almost Keto diet” for about 2 months now.  We are following it but allowing ourselves a cheat day here and there.  We LOVE pizza and will probably be ordering some tonight because we have friends coming over for dinner but...
Salmon Worcestershire

Salmon Worcestershire

I first have to say that I’m so proud of myself!!!  Why????  Because tonight, for the first time ever, I made salmon and all by myself to boot!  I’m not a lover of salmon but Thomas is and I wanted to make us a healthy dinner.  So off to the store I went...
Three Cheese Ravioli

Three Cheese Ravioli

​Thomas and I make homemade pasta every year for the holidays so I took a stab at making my own filling this year for our homemade ravioli.  I was a bit nervous because I have some pretty tough critics when it comes to taste testing but I past the test.  Thomas...
13 Ways to keep your house clean with a pet

13 Ways to keep your house clean with a pet

Happy belated Cinco De Mayo everyone!  Hope you enjoyed your day.  Thomas and I hung out with Jake and Maggie this weekend.  On Saturday we took them to their 4th training session and they got A+’s again!!  Woo hoo.  We played ball in the yard and I totally missed a...
Chew Guard Technology

Chew Guard Technology

  “Homemade Pierogis for Christmas dinner”!  New toys for Jake and Maggie!  And recipes too!       “Holiday Wishes Christmas China” “My Christmas outfit from Walmart”! “Jake and Maggie catching snow balls in our yard”....