Bacon and Bourbon French Toast Casserole

Y’all. Get ready to cry a little bit when you make and taste this gooey, sweet, savory, crunchy, and fluffy maple, bacon and bourbon french toast casserole. While it’s certainly not an everyday treat (it’s really, really not good for you), we love making this for special occasions or for brunch when we have visitors. […]

Mint Chocolate Puppy Chow with Essential Oils

We are in full holiday baking mode here, and I’m throwing together some family favorites for Christmas Eve like pecan pie, Christmas coffee, and puppy chow. Puppy chow reminds me of sitting on my grandma’s sofa while watching my cousins wrestle and playing referee. I don’t know why. Maybe I was eating the puppy chow […]

Healthy Holiday Coffee

The Fall and Winter months are my absolute favorite. While I miss the flowers and sunshine of Spring and Summer, nothing can top the general merriment that the colder seasons bring. I think I enjoy this time of year so much because of all the holiday festivities. I love Thanksgiving and Christmas is our favorite. […]

Italian Sausage Pasta Alfredo with Broccoli and Tomatoes

Disclaimer: It’s Friday, y’all.  And listen: I’m fresh out of steam today, but I decided to participate in 7 Quick Takes for the sake of the 7 in 7.  The post was a bit over 3/4 written, when all of a sudden, I accidentally hit some button that took me to another screen and I […]

Easy Chicken Parmesan

Chicken parmesan is a favorite dish of both mine and David’s.  When we go out to eat at Italian restaurants, we are both usually choosing between the chicken parmesan and the lasagna.  Ohh life’s battles…  But there’s just something about the crispy chicken combined with flavorful sauce, melty cheese, and tender pasta that is good […]

Cream Cheese Chicken Chili

If you’re visiting from Pinterest, welcome! Thanks for stopping by. I’m so happy you’re here. This continues to be one of our family’s favorite go-to meals, especially in the cooler months. If you’re in the market for more yummy meals, check out these other comfort recipes: Italian Sausage Pasta Alfredo Easy Chicken Parmesean Cajun Chicken […]

Easy Chocolate Covered Strawberries

The other night, Dave and I swung through Kroger to pick up some cream cheese and spinach, and we spotted the most beautiful strawberries.  Immediately we each got a hankering for chocolate covered strawberries, so we snagged a package and headed home. I didn’t have much time to spend slaving over the stove to make […]