Pumpkin & Cream Cheese Breakfast Treats

Good Morning Pumpkin! Waking up at 3:00 am and quietly sneaking downstairs to snatch up one of these delicious pumpkin breakfast treats was just what I needed to get me through til morning. I am not usually a middle of the night snacker, but last night the flavors of pumpkin and cinnamon and cream cheese… Continue Reading


Light and Delicious Lemon-Pepper Fettuccini

Only a few short weeks of summer left and I am feeling the urge to make a delicious summer pasta. I can’t think of any better combination than lemon and pepper! These flavors are commonly used to spice up all kinds of meats and fish, so why not lemon-pepper fettuccini? This lemon-pepper fettuccini is light… Continue Reading


Air Fryer Popcorn Chicken Bites

Kid-tested, and mom-approved, this air fryer popcorn chicken bites recipe is perfect for getting your child or toddler to eat a healthy dinner or snack. Getting kids to sit down long enough to eat an entire meal can be a real challenge, especially when it comes to toddlers. So what makes a dish appeal to… Continue Reading


Chock Full O’Hazelnuts Cake Recipe

Ok, this cake is not really chock full o’ hazelnuts, but it is full of hazelnut flavor! I had this idea of hazelnut flavored chocolate cake frosted with hazelnut buttercream, but when my local grocery store didn’t have any hazelnut flavoring, I opted to try using some hazelnut flavored instant coffee in the cake instead.… Continue Reading


Spinach & Sun-dried Tomato Stuffed Pizza…Mangiamo!

When any old pizza just won’t do, this specialty pizza will definitely satisfy the hungriest appetites! You can make this delicious, spinach and sun-dried tomato stuffed pizza for dinner and surprise your family and friends with pizzeria-style pizza! It is easier than you think…so mangiamo! Yes, I love to make my own homemade pizza dough,… Continue Reading


Cheesy Broccoli Air Fryer Croquettes in an air fryer basket

Cheesy Broccoli Air Fryer Croquettes Recipe

Air fryer croquettes? You betcha!! Not only are you getting a crispy air fried croquettes, you’re getting ones filled with delicious broccoli and cheese. This cheesy broccoli air fryer croquettes recipe is a great hot appetizer or everyday side dish. I like the word croquette, it is French deriving from the word “croquer”, or to… Continue Reading


Crispy Oatmeal chocolate chip cookies piled on a plate

Deliciously Dunk-Worthy! Coco-Choco Oatmeal Cookies

Doesn’t everyone just love home baked cookies? These Coco-Choco Oatmeal Cookies are deliciously snappy, in taste and texture! With blended oatmeal, coconut, and Nestle’s Toll House’s three ingredient chocolate chips, these cookies are the perfect compliment to a cold glass of milk. Crispy enough for dunking, these aren’t your average oatmeal cookies! When it comes… Continue Reading