Frugal Recipe – Easy Strawberry Freezer Jam

With Spring here we always go strawberry picking! We then love to take the strawberries and make this Easy Strawberry Freezer Jam that lasts us all year! This is a family affair! The kids help pick strawberries and help me mash and mix, hubby help pour jam into the jars and load them in the freezer.… Read More »

Snickers Peanut Butter Brownies

It’s no secret around here that I have a bit of a sweet tooth. It’s also no secret that I am a chocolate junkie. I love brownies but I also like mixing it up a bit. Snickers Peanut Butter Brownies Right after I had baby #4 while I was nursing her I had the worst snicker… Read More »

French Silk Pie Recipe

French Silk Pie. Those 3 little words already have me drooling. I love the rich, creamy silkiness of this pie. Of course, I never understood when I was younger why I wasn’t allowed to have but a tiny slice. Now I understand, but I still take the risk now and then. This is up there… Read More »

Homemade Chocolate Cherry Brownies

I have a slight chocolate addiction and in my house, it’s no secret. It’s why I have trouble really losing weight. I love homemade chocolate brownies, but now and then I want to change things up. These chocolate cherry brownies are just one of the several combinations I have tried and loved! Homemade Chocolate Cherry… Read More »

Easy Monster Cookies Recipe

While these cookies aren’t traditional holiday cookies, I LOVE making monster cookies for the holidays and my monster cookies recipe is so easy! They are fun to make. But a word of advice do NOT use a hand mixer. Hubby was helping me out and burned the motor on my hand mixer; now it could… Read More »

Easy Homemade Key Lime Pie

Growing up one of the desserts I remember from my mom’s family is the key lime pie. My grandfather was in the Navy (because ya know it runs in the family!) and his last duty station was Key West. They retired there and my mom and her brother grew up there so of course she… Read More »

Orange Crush Cupcakes

I have a bad habit of loving soda. I admit it but as a get older I limit my intake and now I don’t even keep it in the house. I got through stages where all I want is Diet Coke, then it’s Dr Pepper and then it’s Orange Crush then is cycles back again.… Read More »

Peppermint Brownies

So I don’t know about you but I always buy too many candy canes for Christmas. Now I’m sitting here trying to figure out what the heck to do with them! One of the recipes that my kids ask for every year are these Peppermint Brownies! One year we ate all the candy canes and… Read More »

Rice Krispie Treat Presents

In this recipe I used the store bought Rice Krispie Treats, they are easy to toss together in a time crunch and made for great pictures 😉 But you can also make your own to change up the flavors as well. You can also make your own treats and dye them to you have red… Read More »

Oreo Cookie Cupcakes

Confession:: I am addicted to Oreos. If I don’t pay attention I can eat a whole package (then cry because of how long I have tow ork out because of it!) i like them dipped in milk. I like to open them and lick the frosting out, so much so when I was preggo with… Read More »