Classic Holiday Pumpkin Roll

Feast your eyes on this classic holiday pumpkin roll! Oh, momma! Is anyone else suddenly craving cream cheese filling? A dear friend gave me this recipe years and years and years ago, and since then this classic dessert has showed up on our holiday table every year, much to the delight of those with forks! […]

Filled Chocolate Cookies: A Halloween Tradition

Halloween is a tradition-filled holiday and I want to share one of ours: Filled Chocolate Cookies. Oh, momma! The dark chocolate cookies covers the spooky appeal of the day, and the POW! of the orange-filling speaks of jack-o-lanterns. Plus, they’re delicious, so there’s that. FILLED CHOCOLATE COOKIES Ingredients: Cookies: 1 1/4 cup of butter, softened […]

Easy Chicken Enchiladas

Look at this deliciousness. LOOK! Oh, momma. Not only do I love chicken enchiladas, but when they’re easy to make, I’m doing a happy dance. ~ ever’body dance ~ We’ll start with the red enchilada sauce, which you MUST make for several reasons: 1) It’s easy. 2) The taste is superior to anything store bought. […]

Homemade Fruit Cobbler

Who doesn’t love a delicious homemade cobbler? WHO?! Not only is this recipe super easy to make, but very customization if you’d rather just have blueberries and not a fruit combo. CAUTION: Licking your screen will not satisfy your craving. Homemade Fruit Cobbler Ingredients: Fruit Filling: 4 cups of blueberries 4 cups of strawberries, quartered […]

What Grandma Drinks: Beer + Whiskey Barrels = An Unexpected Delight

Oh, my babies. If you love an ice cold beer, if you love IPAs, if you long for the craft, and if you also delight in a deeply nuanced bourbon, you should add a Kentucky Bourbon Ale beer to your list. You have a beer to-try list right? RIGHT?! Boy introduced me to Kentucky Bourbon […]

Coconut Palm Sugar Oatmeal Cookies

We LOVE oatmeal cookies. They’re hard to mess up and I always feel like I’m eating a healthier version of any other cookie I could stuff in my piehole. Little Known OMT Fact: I’ve had them for breakfast in a pinch, because…OATMEAL! These cookies are made exclusively with coconut palm sugar, which is touted as […]

Beer-Infused Slow Cooker Pork Shoulder

Mmmm, beer-infused slow-cooked pork shoulder. Yum-Yum-Yum. I could just leave that picture here and we’d all be happy, right? WRONG! I know you wanty the recipe. The easy-easy-easy slow cooker recipe. Let’s get to it. ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this […]

What Grandma Drinks: Bliss-Inspired Tipsy Floats

Who remembers orange Creamsicles and ice cold root beer floats from childhood? ALL OF US! Right? Since Sweet E was recently here, I had a few Creamsicles in my freezer. After he left, those delicious treats gave me an idea for a grown-up drink: When I was coming up, Creamsicles were a rarity in our […]

Easy Red Enchilada Sauce

I love enchiladas. I love a good red sauce. Even better, I love to make an easy red sauce to pour on my homemade enchiladas. This recipe will leave you asking, “Why am I buying generic enchilada sauce, when I can make THIS!” I grew up in a diverse neighborhood, in the sense of typical […]

Roasted Corn on the Cob Straight From Your Oven!

Sweet corn on the cob is a summer staple, but you don’t have to fire up the grill to get it. Simply follow the directions below and BAMMO!, roasted corn straight from the oven all year long. Oh, momma…pass the butter and salt! Oven Roasted Corn on the Cob Instructions: Peel back husks and take […]