Cute Melting Snowman Cookie Ball Recipe

Melting Snowman Cookie Ball Recipe

How cute is this? I was excited to be asked as a Kraft Tastemaker to try my hand at holiday baking. I love making Christmas recipes with Kora & Logan and thought this was a great way to get into the kitchen with them. Baking together is such a fun way to share holiday memories […]

Cheesy Chicken Pasta Casserole Recipe

Cheesy Chicken Pasta Casserole

Now that fall is here I’m often on the lookout for hearty meal ideas. There’s nothing like warming up to a delicious dinner on a chilly evening. That’s why I’m excited to work with Kraft Foods as a Tastemaker. I was given a challenge this month to put my own spin on their classic VELVEETA […]

Pull Apart Graveyard Cupcakes

Pull Apart Graveyard Cupcakes

Fall is here and that means Halloween is right around the corner.  Schedules are packed with Halloween parties which call for cute, creative, and spooky recipes. The FoodNetwork.com site is full of fun and fantastic recipes and I’m happy they provided this festive Pull Apart Graveyard Cupcake recipe so I can share it with you. It’s […]

2 Easy & Unique Brownie Recipes

Chocolate Chunk Brownies

If you can believe it, I never used to like brownies. In fact, when I was a kid I didn’t eat many sweets or desserts, especially if they were made of chocolate. After Logan was born things changed. I started to like chocolate and now it’s one of my favorite treats. I look forward to […]

Dark Chocolate Sea Salt Almond Butter Cups

Dark Chocolate Almond Butter Cups Sprinkled With Sea Salt

Every year for the holidays I love making a few special sweets and treats. I usually make a chocolate bark and cookies. I decided this year I’d like to try something different. That’s why I am excited to partner with Jif to create a few delicious recipes with their new Almond Butter & Cashew Butter. […]

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Bars

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Bars

There’s something about chocolate that just elevates pumpkin and those pumpkin spice flavors. Now don’t get me wrong, I love pumpkin all on it’s own. But pumpkin and chocolate together just feels … decadent. And that’s exactly what these Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Bars are: pure decadence. Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Bars Author: 2 Wired 2 […]

Apple Pie Stuffed French Toast Recipe

Apple Pie French Toast

This is an amazing fall combination, French Toast and Apple Pie! I don’t know about all of you, but apple pie has long been one of my favorite desserts. In fact, I used to ask for apple pie instead of cake for my birthday when I was younger. One of my favorite ways to wake […]

Cherry Cola Cupcakes Recipe

Cherry Cola Cupcakes

Summer weather is still hanging on here in Cleveland. While I’m enjoying fall recipes, it’s been fun continuing to make summer inspired favorites lately too. I find it amazing that we’ve are still able to indulge in ice cream cones and frozen coffee drinks in the beginning of October. But I’m all for it, I […]

Vanilla Lunchbox Cake Recipe

Vanilla Lunchbox Cake Featured

These days, I challenge myself to pack varied lunches for kids and I’ve found myself pulling out some old tricks, like this Vanilla Lunchbox Cake. This recipe mixes up by hand in a flash – there’s no need to pull out the mixer or even wait for the butter to soften. In fact, the whole […]

Oreo Filled Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

Oreo Filled Chocolate Chip Cookies

These Oreo filled chocolate chip cookies are every sweet lover’s dream. I mean honestly, what’s better than a cookie? How about two cookies in one? I don’t know about you guys, but I love a fresh baked chocolate chip cookie, and now you’re throwing in an Oreo? You better grab a glass of milk and […]

Super Simple Pumpkin Mac & Cheese

Pumpkin Mac & Cheese

This time of year has me thinking all things pumpkin. Everything seems to be flavored with pumpkin these days, which makes me very happy. I love a good pumpkin spice latte or adding pumpkin flavored creamer to my coffee. Pumpkin bread and cookies always hit the spot. And I can never eat just one pumpkin […]

Triple Layer Peanut Butter Brownies Recipe

Peanut Butter Brownies

As we head into fall I confess, I’m a little bit excited. While I don’t like the cold weather approaching, I do love seeing the colorful leaves on the trees and fall is one of my favorite times of year for cooking with seasonal ingredients. I’ve partnered with Kraft Foods as a Tastemaker and with […]

Pumpkin Pie Smoothie Recipe

Delicious Pumpkin Smoothie

It’s that time of year. The kids are back in school, the leaves are changing colors on the trees, and pumpkin season is here! I’ve started seeing pumpkin pop up everywhere lately from coffee shop drinks, to donuts and muffins, and even in soup recipes. This makes me happy because pumpkin is one of my […]

Worms & Dirt Cereal Bars Recipe

Dirt Worms Cereal Bars

I remember when I was little one of my favorite summer treats was when my mom would make Worms & Dirt cake. It was a cake made with chocolate cookies crumbled on top and gummy worms scattered about. It was always such a fun dessert that could get my sister and I laughing just by […]

Tomato Basil Grilled Cheese Recipe

Tomato Basil Grilled Cheese Recipe

Did you know that August is National Sandwich Month? One of my favorite memories growing up is waiting for my cousin to come over to my grandma’s house after school and enjoying pb&j sandwiches with him. He would always tell my sister and I that if we wanted to learn to whistle we’d have to […]