Baked Apple Pancake ~ Cast Iron Baking

Baked Apple Pancake with fresh coffee ~ the perfect brunch recipe ~ easy to make and all baked in one skillet ~ from

Baked Apple Pancake When it’s a special day for someone you love ~ birthdays, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, your anniversary ~ whatever it may be it’s always a great way to start the day with breakfast in bed.  This recipe is perfect for just that purpose or any day you’re looking for an easy and delicious breakfast.   *I have received compensation for this post

9 Summer Salads and Appetizers

9 Summer Salads and Appetizers from Project Inspire{d} at

There’s nothing like the ‘taste’ of summer and here are 9 Summer Salads and Appetizers to inspire you!  9 Summer Salads and Appetizers Click To Tweet Yesterfood ~ Smoked Turkey, Cherry and Feta Salad with Vinaigrette Just 2 Sisters ~ Broccoli Salad Baby Loving Mama ~ Cheeseburger Salad in a Jar with Special Sauce Diana Rambles ~ Clementine Vinaigrette Salad Honey and Birch ~ Savory

Strawberry and Lemon Shortbread Cheesecake Bars

Strawberry and Lemon Shortbread Cheesecake Bars on plate from

Spring is here and so is fresh strawberry season.  It’s time to start planning for barbecues and outdoor entertaining and whether you’re hosting the get together or attending one these strawberry and lemon shortbread bars are the perfect dessert.  They have just the right amount of sweetness from delicious juicy strawberries and just enough tang from the fresh lemons.  These can be made ahead up

Tips and Recipes for Throwing an Easy Party

Chicken wings made with Wheat Thins, a delicious Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Trifle ~ all part of my tips and recipes for an easy party at

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EasyBracketParty #CollectiveBias Tangy Wings, Chocolate, Creamy and Peanut Buttery Dessert and Snacks to Wow! Does the thought of hosting a party send chills up your spine?  One part of you is excited….who doesn’t love a party…..but then the realist in you thinks about all of the stores you’ll

Breakfast Burritos – How to Have a Less Hectic Morning

Quick and easy breakfast burritos #momwins #elmonterey #sp

Are mornings in your house hectic?  They are here for me and sometimes I feel totally caught off guard by preparing breakfast.  I know…’s something that happens every day so how can I feel caught off guard, right? But….I am.  I find most days I throw something at the kids that is quick but not necessarily good….until now! This past week I was traveling and

Banana Coffee Chocolate Chip Muffins

Banana Chocolate Chip muffins with a secret ingredient ~ fresh coffee! from #McCafeMyWay #ad

This shop, including my banana coffee chocolate chip muffin recipe, has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone.  #McCafeMyWay #CollectiveBias I talk a lot about how much I enjoy quiet time {and coffee}.  It’s not a matter of not appreciating having a house full but sometimes I just need to have that quiet time to focus and plan

Rich, Creamy and Delicious Frozen Custard Treats

Bohemian Dessert Party ~ paisley covered wooden spoons and Bohemnian inspired bowls #FrozenCustardTime #ad

 While the weather was so cold where I live my family and I enjoyed baked treats….cupcakes (of course), pies, muffins, and more but now that we are finally (yay!), getting a glimpse of spring it’s time to celebrate.  We usually have a dessert on Sundays and this past week was no exception but for one thing….I broke out something, rich, delicious and creamy…..EDY’S® Frozen Custard.

Egg Noodle Pudding

Easter Noodle Pudding #SpringintoMeTime #PMedia #ad

“This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group®, All You® and Real Simple® but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #SpringintoMeTime” Me Time……. One of my favorite ways to spend me time is reading.  I rarely get alone time (maybe a few minutes in the morning) but when I do I like to have some coffee

16 Delicious St. Patrick’s Day Recipes

St. Patrick's Day Recipes

Scrumptious St. Pat’s Day Recipes St. Patrick’s Day is just a few days away and this week’s feature post is all about Delicious, Fabulous and scrumptious St. Patrick’s Day Recipes ~ thank you so much to everyone who shared their creativity at last week’s party ~ I hope to see you again for this week’s party!  {Links clockwise from upper left hand corner} Corned Beef

Hamburger Steak with Onion and Mushroom Gravy

Hamburger Steak with Onion-Mushroom Gravy from 500 x 500

Hamburger Steak with Onion-Mushroom Gravy I love diner food…..well, I love food in general but diner food speaks to me.  When I was little and we would go on vacation we always went by car or truck as I got older and we camped and we usually ate at little restaurants that were not chain restaurants.  You know the kind of places I mean…..the kind