Recipes

  • DIY Pineapple Dole Whip

    Believe me when I say that you will want to make this DIY Pineapple Dole Whip. Not only is it easy (only 3 steps), but it will be a cool treat during the HOT summer that the kids (and you) will love, and it will remind of you Disney WITHOUT standing in line. I ... Read More
  • Coconut Cream Pie

    I grew up watching reruns of Gilligan’s Island, so I always new that coconut cream pie was a special treat. When I first tried it years later, I understood what the fuss was all about. This recipe isn’t the easiest recipe I’ve posted, but it is ... Read More
  • Peach Jell-O and Yogurt Pie

    This Peach Jell-O and Yogurt Pie is quick and refreshing – perfect for a HOT summer day! I prefer to use fresh peaches and since they are in season right now you can find some great deals on them. But don’t worry if fresh is too expensive, you can used ... Read More
  • Slow Cooker Spaghetti Sauce

    During the hot summer months, I try not to use my oven or stove much to keep the kitchen cool, so I turn to slow cooker recipes. Not only do they keep the house cooler, they are also great to make on busy days since you just need to put everything in the slow ... Read More
  • Tropical Slushy Recipe

    You can’t get much easier than this Tropical Slushy recipe and it is perfect for a hot summer day out by the pool or sitting on your patio as the kids play! It is made with fresh fruit and fruit juice so it is also a great mid-afternoon treat for the kids. ... Read More
  • Oven Tacos

    Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner! If you are looking for an easy dinner that the whole family will love – check out these Oven Tacos. Simple to make, and you can add your favorite toppings for each family member. This is also a dish that you can start ... Read More
  • Easy Homemade Enchilada Sauce

    I love enchiladas, but I don’t always remember to pick up sauce from the store, plus, have you noticed those little cans are expensive. One night a few weeks back, I had such a craving for enchilada sauce, and since I already make my own Taco Seasoning, I ... Read More
  • Copycat Starbuck’s Petite Vanilla Bean Scones

    Is there anything better to start your day than a warm scone and cup of coffee? Starbucks fans! You won’t want to miss this Copycat Starbuck’s Petite Vanilla Bean Scones recipe. This is delicious and will help you save a few bucks by making them yourself. Plus, ... Read More
  • Cinnamon Roll French Toast Bake

    Cinnamon rolls and french toast are two of my favorite kinds of breakfasts. This Cinnamon Roll French Toast Bake is the best of both words. I love having casserole type dishes on Easter morning and this will be such a special treat for my family. Slice up a piece ... Read More