Vanilla Cupcakes recipe

Best Vanilla Cupcakes Recipe

I’m about to share with you one of my best kept secrets. It just so happens to be the most simple and flavorful vanilla cupcakes recipe ever, and I just know you won’t be...

Chocolate Chip Granola Bars

Chewy Chocolate Chip Granola Bars

Homemade chewy chocolate chip granola bars with mini chocolate chips. No baking, no fuss, and ready in 15 minutes. These chewy, chocolate chip granola bars are a family favorite in our house. We just celebrated...

Homemade Taco Seasoning

Here is a quick, five minute homemade taco seasoning recipe that not only tastes great, but will help you save money on your food budget while eating healthier, too. Whether it’s tacos, fajitas, or...

Homemade Flour Tortillas

Homemade Flour Tortillas

I am selective about what foods are worth the time investment for me to make from scratch as opposed to just buying them them pre-made at the grocery store. I put off making homemade...

How to Make Butter

How to Make Butter

When I first learned how to make whipped cream, I quickly discovered that with just a few, extra steps you could also learn how to make butter. As a newbie kitchen fashionista, I thought...

How to Make A Loaf Of Bread – A Basic Recipe

How to Make A Loaf Of Bread – A Basic Recipe

Have you ever noticed when you walk into a bakery how it has a relaxed feel to it? One where you feel like you could just order a warm cup of coffee or tea...

Diaper Street – Destination Onward and Forward

Last night was bittersweet for me because I experienced a moment that marked the end of an era for me as a mom. I put the last diaper I will ever use on my...

Best Homemade Pancakes

Best Homemade Pancakes

After a long and busy week, there is nothing like enjoying fresh, homemade pancakes on a lazy Saturday morning. Homemade pancakes are easy to make. Once you start making them from scratch, you will wonder why...

Traditional-style waffle maker

Waffle Maker Buying Guide

Finding a good, homemade waffles recipe is the easy part. It’s finding the perfect waffle maker that can be a whole other story. Waffle makers come in a variety of designs and styles. Some are great...

How a Trip Down Memory Lane Inspired Me to Be ‘Me’

How a Trip Down Memory Lane Inspired Me to Be ‘Me’

It’s funny how finding yourself can happen when you least expect it.  It can be dark and dreary, or empowering and up lifting. It can also be downright embarrassing, especially if you take a look...