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Just when I thought grilled cheese couldn't get any better!
Just when I thought grilled cheese couldn't get any better!
'The culinary adventures of an accountant by day and amateur chef by night. Cooking up good, simple food.
Fall Baking is here to stay.
Julia says she thinks this is nothing special, because "it's just chocolate".Just chocolate!?! You might as well say that a treasure chest full of brilliant-cut diamonds is "just jewels".With melted chocolate on top that didn't solidify even after t...
You don't have to go camping or have a campfire to indulge yourself in those yummy S'mores! Check out this simple recipe for S'mores Nachos. Perfect f
Since the weather has finally turned cooler here in Central Illinois, I am officially in fall mode! I'm talking comfy sweatshirts, jeans, and my favorite . Inevitably with the arrival of cooler weather come cravings for all things pumpkin. Unlike ye...
A while back I ordered the paperback version of Paula Deen's Dessert Cookbook. I'd seen her make her Oooey Gooey Butter Cakes on TV and decided I would try them if the recipe ever crossed my path. Luckily, it was tucked inside her southern desserts c...
When I heard this month's was potatoes, I was pumped. Originally, I had great plans for the sweet potatoes still in my basement from last fall, but after researching and chatting with the hubby, I decided to go with Yukon Gold potatoes instead. M...
I can definitely say that the waterfall braid has become one of the most popular "it" braid trends of the season. Here are over 20 waterfall braid tutorials!
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I had a ferocious craving for chocolate chip cookies the other day and I decided to jazz them up a little- because hey Go Big or Go Home right? This is a super simple way to dress up cookies and then you can call them fancy names like "Sea Salt Cara...
DIY Interior Decorating Ideas - Get diy home decorating ideas for transforming used and cheap furniture into stylish pieces.
I've wanted to make rugs for as long as I can remember. Even in high school I want to make my own home decor. Rugs are a little intimidating because they need to be super durable. This is one of...
This easy-to-make Buffalo Chicken Dip recipe that is perfect for tailgating, game day parties, or any party.
Decadent, delicious dessert, perfect for fall entertaining and winter holiday tables! Step-by-step recipe tutorial.
If you remember that button elephant I created a while back, you might also remember that I promised a tutorial asap! Well, asap has finally come, so here we go! To make this cute little elephant, ...
Roasting isn't usually the first cooking method you think of for cauliflower but the results are quite delicious.
You know me...I love me some fudge. This is by far the easiest fudge I have ever made. And the healthiest. Peanut Butter Honey Fudge 1 cup
Today is the day of the big reveal. After weeks of tossing together spices and attempting to make a truly prizewinning flavor combination for the blogger competition, the opinion of the taste-testing masses (a.k.a my children) have been heard.
My hope is to inspire you to be fearless in the kitchen, to try new things, to take the time to make things the homemade way and most importantly, to have fun doing it!
Sometimes you just need potatoes. We eat a fair amount of potatoes in my house. They are versatile, easy to prepare and really the best starchy comfort food going, aside from macaroni and cheese which is the king of comfort food as far as I am co...
finding comfort, style & dignity in small spaces
i have tried several recipes for artichoke dip that really sucked. too dry - to heavy - not enough flavor - i have covered them all. but this recipe is the last artichoke dip recipe i will ever need. it is similar to the Loring recipe - dare i say - ...
I am totally making this!
saw this… I think you're epic… That's all.
Dear Chocolate Lovers, I have a cookie for you and only for you... Triple Chocolate Chunk Cookies. If you don't care for chocolate, you might as well
I hope everyone had a wonderful Memorial Day Weekend! Nothing like kicking off the summer with a sweaty hot weekend full of birthdays (I'm 27 now!) and weddings (congrats Kristin + Chris!). There's also nothing like kicking off the summer
My kids wanted donuts so I decided to bake some. I found a delicious looking recipe at that look perfect. They were really simple to make, smelled amazing while they baked, and tasted even better. The kids absolutely loved them and each gobbled u...
Turning shanty to chic one bargain at a time
Oreos, oreos, and more oreos! Everyone loves them, now here are some ways you can cook with them. You can crumble them, stack them, fry them, and pr...
caption id=attachment_22543 align=aligncenter width=550 caption=How grown up can jelly be?/caption I used to live in a large group house in DC and every year we would throw a massive Halloween part
All the great cinnamon flavors of snickerdoodle cookies are captured in these wonderful homespun cupcakes.
I bloody hate gardening. What would the opposite of a green thumb be? A red toe? If so, I think that's what I have. My zucchini,
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1. Cook pasta in boiling water according to package instructions or until firm to the bite. Drain and place in a serving bowl. 2. In a large, non-stick skillet, heat oil and sauté garlic and sausage for 5 minutes, or until sausage is no longer pink.
These peanut butter bars taste just like peanut butter cups.
A snickerdoodle cookie recipe that is thin and chewy and coated with cinnamon sugar.
People tend to have this idea that everything in my kitchen turns out perfectly… That couldn't be further from the truth!
Summer is season and time to take advantage of this great tasting, good for you, super food. Blueberries are on most food guru's top 10 list and are usually the ONLY food on the list you can use to make a delicious dessert - unless salmon or bro...
Designed with airtight containers that stack into a space-saving column, the Stackable Lunch Pot is a smart and simple option for packing your lunch.
Have you noticed how things never stay the same? Like personal taste? I have seen my likes and ...
[donotprint] I have cookie moods. Occasionally, I crave a paper thin cookie - the only kind my dad really likes - when I'm aching for dessert with a raging sweet tooth that just won't quit. Other days, when I'm reaching for comfort and sometimes feel...
1 lb boneless, skinless chicken breasts Montreal Steak seasoning 1/2 pound penne pasta 2 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 cloves garlic, minced ½ cup chicken broth 1 (8-ounce) can tomato sauce 1 cup heavy cream 1/2 to 1
My take on the famous treat from a NYC restaurant. Hot chocolate flavor served up icy cold!
WOWZA!!!! Those look amazing!! My husband would love this!
This is one of those you look at and think - now why didn't I think of that??? They look delicious, and so easy!
Forget boxed pasta salad, this creamy pasta salad with bacon, avocado and tomato will be your go to salad for all of your summer BBQ's.
Who doesn't love Chinese take out? I know that North American restaurant style Chinese food is vastly different from authentic Chinese cuisine (which I also enjoy!), but I... Read More »...
Happy Monday! How was everyone's weekend? We took a family trip to the pumpkin patch and spent quality time with friends and family. It was so relaxing a great
Delicious Low Fat Healthy Recipes From My Family To Yours. All recipes include calories and Weight Watchers Points.
How to make any type of food. Type in what you want to cook, select the ingredients you want to use, and get the recipes closest to what you want to cook
A gluten and nut free recipe for chocolate toffee meringue cookies.
This Sea Salted Caramel Chocolate Popcorn recipe is a great anytime snack, and it is a treat you can make for Christmas gifts too!
An easy to make chocolate dessert that is perfect for potlucks and BBQ's.
I love this!! I don't know if I could pull it off (making) it but my daughter would adore it!
Oh dear. I never should have done this. This may be one of my biggest mistakes all year. Can...
No campfire? No problem! You can still enjoy s'mores this Fourth of July!
complete tutorial with step by step instructions and pictures as well as tips and tricks.
Dana | Sweets and Treats
The thing about my recent houseguest Ryan is that he's an exceptional cook. Bottom line: the guy just flat knows what he'...