Best No-Bake Chocolate Cookies You’ll Ever Make

Who doesn’t love cookies? Who also doesn’t like turning the oven on in the summer? ~ALL OF US~ Chocolate Yummies to the rescue. I make these every year for Christmas, but in recent years have also been making them in the summer when I neeeed cookies, but don’t want to heat up the whole danged […]

How To Make Homemade Roasted Garlic Butter

Have you ever attempted to make homemade roasted garlic butter? Sometimes it’s the simple things that makes us the happiest. Homemade roasted garlic butter is high on my makes-me-crazy-happy list. Creamy, buttery, garlicy – did I mention buttery? And garlicy? This is the stuff, my babies. The stuff of long mmmmms and satisfied eye-rolling delight. […]

Stay Cool in The Kitchen With Pink Lemonade Bars

If you have been following OMT’s Instagram account, you know I bought a pink lemon tree in the spring and plan to make all things pink lemonade-y ASAP! Four years ago, I printed out a pink lemonade recipe for icebox bars and promptly forgot about it…until now! Woot! While my pink lemons won’t be ready […]

Homemade Hummus Makes The World A Better Place

When I think of hummus, the word conjures images of the Middle East and a healthy diet with all the mmmmm-mmmmming, you know, if you love hummus like I do. The Lebanese arm of my family insists that store-bought hummus is a less tasty version than homemade. Isn’t that the case with everything? Knowing that […]

Your Little Astronaut Will Love this Fun Ice Cream

Who doesn’t know a space-obsessed kiddo, or a space-obsessed kiddo who also loves ice cream? I see you nodding. ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support the blog at no cost to yourself. It’s much appreciated!~ (source: Amazon) Product […]

A Broccoli Casserole Every One Can Love

You should know, this broccoli casserole is not haute cuisine. It’s comfort food. Funeral food. Get the kids to eat their veggies food. It’s pretty delicious, too. Back Story Of Guilty Pleasure Goodness: When my grandmother passed, I watched her neighbor, a literal little old lady, walk up to the house with a covered dish […]

Love Spicy and Fresh? Jalapeno Avocado Dressing to the Rescue!

We are fortunate to enjoy avocados year-round in Texas. If they aren’t in the house, they’re on the grocery list to buy. Of course we love guacamole and are constantly whipping up a batch, but this avocado dressing is a little different and as versatile as well. Time to up your avocado game, my babies! […]

The Frosted Brownies That Dreams Are Made Of

Frosted brownies that dreams are made of?! Am I exaggerating? Not a chance. Time for your close-up, dreamy brownie: Fun Fact: When OMT! needs a quick dessert to take to ailing friends or to an unexpected party, these are the badboys I bring. Yep, some days require a little one-on-one time with some quality chocolate […]

You Need to Bake This Streusel-Topped Apple Pie Now

Apple pie – two small words that invoke universal head-nodding and anticipation of a slice. Today, I’m sharing our family’s favorite deep dish apple pie recipe. It’s easy and packed with homemade flavor. Even the crust is doable for newbies. Let’s bake! Deep Dish Streusel-Topped Apple Pie Ingredients: Crust: 2 cup all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon […]

How Good Are The Waffles? So. Good.

I haven’t (re)shared my beloved waffle recipe in some time – and I know you’ve been searching for the best waffle recipe in the land. (In. The. Land.) Look no further. So, how good are they? The day I made these waffles, they became an instant family favorite. I had found waffle nirvana. While pancakes […]