Perfect Corn On The Cob Right From Your Oven

When I think of summer, grilled corn on the cob is one of the things I look forward to eating, but did you know making corn on the cob is easy peasy in the oven? Witness: When Garry smokes or grills, the pit is typically packed to the seams and there is no room for […]

How To Add Fun Flavors to The Best Cake Filling

A few years back, I found a scribbled recipe for cake-filling. No surprise there, as I lurv cake and everything that fills it. The paper was a bit worn and as I looked at the ingredients I thought, “Why not?” I proceeded to whip up a batch of the now FAMOUS cake-filling and the rest […]

How To Make Fresh Homemade Jalapeno Avocado Dressing

Ooooo, we love a good dip and I bet you do too. Remember when the price of avocados exploded due to the popularity of the Keto diet? We didn’t eat near as many as we wanted to…cause HOLY MOLY they were expensive. Today, the prices have stabilized to near normal levels and we eat them […]

What Do You Do With Yours?

In 2016, I was hoping Santa would bring me a Vitamix. He didn’t, so I patiently waited. And endlessly jibber-jabbered about how I would make ALL THE SMOOTHIES. I decided to stop waiting on Santa and take the plunge. I HAVE ONE NOW! I’m part of that club: Vitamixers. When I come across a club […]

How To Make a More Natural Peanut Butter Cookie

I’m just gonna give you a minute to compose yourself after seeing these cookies… Oh, momma. W A N T! Is there anything that invokes home and love like a warm peanut butter cookie? ~keep thinking~ The twist on these lovelies is that the recipe calls for all-natural peanut butter. I see you squinching yer […]

How To Make the Best Chocolate Texas Sheet Cake

Chocolate. Texas. Sheet. Cake. ~mic drop~ Lawsy, my babies, this is JUST what we need after a long summer: C H O C O L A T E  T E X A S  S H E E T  C A K E! Woot Woot! If you have never ever had Chocolate Texas Sheet Cake (I […]

How To Get Your Berry Smoothie On

This smoothie is berry delicious. Not to mention punny. Not to mention a nutritional powerhouse. First: let’s talk about the giant green spot in the pic – let’s just get it over with, shall we?! GAA! I was in a hurry (per usual), and it wasn’t until I went to edit the pic that I […]

This is Why I Make This Zucchini Bread

Sour Cream. This is why I make *this* zucchini bread. Sour cream. Sour cream – oh, my babies! – it’s the secret ingredient that makes this bread different from all the rest. Once you try it, it’ll be the reason you make this quick bread, too. Moist, delicate and addicting: this will be your new […]

How To: Freezing Fresh Spinach to Use in Smoothies

Show of hands: who uses fresh spinach in their smoothies? ~me!~ Who also finds it difficult to use the entire amount of fresh spinach you have in your fridge? Good intentions or not, I found I was wasting one of the most valuable additions to my smoothies because I couldn’t use it fast enough. You […]

How To Make a Tipsy Float

Perks come with adulthood, right? One of those perks is enjoying a tipsy float. It’s what grandma drinks, yo! Tipsy floats are summer cool. They’re easy to make (you really can’t screw it up), perfect for pool parties, cookouts, 4th of July, Christmas (what?!) or ~your idea here~. Gaze upon this tipsy fizzy float and […]