In The Kitchen

Breaded Chicken on Apple Celery Salad

Breaded Chicken on Apple Celery Salad

This is one of the easiest and tastiest meals we make.  The flavors combine absolutely perfectly and they never get old! We are finding out that most of the time, the simpler the ingredients and process, the better our foods…

Easy Homemade Donuts

Easy Homemade Donuts

Talk about a party in your mouth!  These easy homemade donuts will make today, National Donut Day, the absolute best day ever! My sister gave me this recipe just a few days ago and I hadn’t found the time to…

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Popsicles

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Popsicles

THANK YOU Sebastian for requesting these chocolate covered strawberry popsicles! OH BOY are these delicious. So sweet, so easy, so perfectly timed for yet another hot day.  I think this is going to be the perfect go-to summer treat this…

Peach Sangria Recipe

Peach Sangria Recipe

I went to the store this morning looking for baby food, and came home with all the ingredients for this perfectly refreshing peach sangria recipe. My Nonna (grandmother) and Dad are staying with us this weekend.  That means lots of…

Open Face Caprese Sandwiches

Open Face Caprese Sandwiches

If I were told I could only eat one thing for the rest of my life, it would 100% be these open face caprese sandwiches. Really, not even chocolate! I swear I’m made up of these ingredients. These can be…

Mini S’more Muffins

Mini S’more Muffins

Memorial Day Weekend is here and my family left on a camping trip.  We decided Eli is not quite ready for trips like that just yet, maybe next year.  However, I haven’t stopped thinking about it.  More so because before…

How to Prepare Yerba Mate

How to Prepare Yerba Mate

Many friends have asked me, many times, how to prepare Yerba Mate Tea. Yerba mate is high in antioxidants, vitamins and minerals.  It detoxifies the blood and many say it can prevent many types of cancers.  Yerba mate does contain…

BEST DIP EVER FOR STRAWBERRIES!

BEST DIP EVER FOR STRAWBERRIES!

I kid you not when I say this easy recipe is THE BEST dip EVER for strawberries! It was introduced to me by my Mother-in-Law years ago and every time she makes it (or we remember we can) I devour…

3 Step Watermelon Popsicles

3 Step Watermelon Popsicles

I found these adorable animal popsicle molds at Target a few days ago while shopping with my sister and nephew. He immediately requested we look for some recipes. He first chose chocolate covered strawberry, but quickly changed his mind at…

Wake Up And Smell The Bacon

Wake Up And Smell The Bacon

Recipe: Bacon Pancake Dippers Prep Time: 5 minutes Cook Time: 10 minutes I mean, look at the photos…yum!  When I showed the picture of this dish to Chad, the look on his face was priceless; I knew I shouldn’t have…