B-Dubs Inspired Barbecue Chicken Salad Sandwiches – and a GIVEAWAY!

Posted by & filed under Made From Scratch, Main Dishes, Recipes, Sponsored Content.

Barbecue Chicken Salad Sandwich

I’m so thrilled to be participating in the Pitch List’s “Kissin’ the Cook Giveaway Hop”.  Keep reading to find out how to enter over 40 giveaways for great kitchen items, including the great knives from Core Kitchen that I used in this post. But first, I want to introduce you to Core Kitchen and share… Read more »

ReaLemon Poke Cake Recipe

Posted by & filed under Desserts, Made From Scratch, Recipes.

Lemon Poke Cake - Feature

I know that lemon poke cake recipes are all over the web – and that’s why I have waited over a year to post this one.  But honestly, this is the one my family has loved since before I can remember.  And it’s different from most that you see on Pinterest because there is no… Read more »

Blackberry Crumble Cookie Bars

Posted by & filed under Desserts, Made From Scratch, Recipes.

Blackberry-Bars-Featured

I started writing this post and ended up with a long collection of stories about my family and our blackberry picking habits (not to mention our blackberry eating habits).  So if I ever want to get this recipe posted, I’d better just stick to the recipe!  And as soon as I can pull together some pictures… Read more »

Canning Green Beans

Posted by & filed under Appetizers & Side Dishes, Made From Scratch, Recipes.

Canning-Green-Beans

Since I was a child, my favorite vegetables has been green beans.  The green beans were always fresh from the garden, or some that Nanny and Mom had canned.  Of course, we cooked them the good old-fashioned way – with ham or bacon and onions for flavoring.  Oh, and sometimes new potatoes!  They were delicious…. Read more »

Strawberry Cheesecake Whoopie Pies

Posted by & filed under Desserts, Made From Scratch, Recipes.

One of my favorite recipes (and yours, judging by the page views) is my classic Whoopie Pie recipe.  Recently it was featured on the Make Bake Create Party by Brandi – The Creative Princess, and she reworked it into a vanilla version.  Amazing idea!  That started my creative juices flowing to see what other flavors I could come up… Read more »

Scrumptious Pineapple Mango Chicken

Posted by & filed under Made From Scratch, Main Dishes, Recipes.

Pineapple Mango Chicken

My family must be the pickiest eaters on the planet.  The worst is Mr. Fix It.  I think I can probably count the number of dishes he’ll eat without complaint on my fingers. (Let’s see: grilled steak, grilled pork chops, hamburgers, ribs, brisket, fried chicken, tacos, stew, chicken pot pie, chili, pot roast.  That’s 11… Read more »

Quick and Easy Stromboli

Posted by & filed under Made From Scratch, Main Dishes, Recipes.

Stromboli YUM

Last night I worked too long in the coop doing Spring Cleaning and getting the big coop ready for the chicks to move in.  When I got done I realized that it was well after 5pm, and I still needed a shower and hadn’t even thawed anything out for our dinner. What is your go-to… Read more »