My Recipe Binders

In a past post, I talked about my planner being “my brain.”  Well, when it comes to meal planning, these 2 binders are “my brains” too!  I used to use a wooden recipe box to store my recipe cards, but I eventually grew out of it.  It was a great place to store all of […]

Fruit Fluff

  With the few days of warmth we’ve had in the last few weeks, it’s made me ready for Summer!!  Well, at least Spring!  Burgers, Brats, Steak and Hot dogs are very popular on our grill when we can wheel that grill out of the garage!! The recipe that I’m sharing today is such a […]

Starbucks “Secret Menu” Frappuccinos!

Did you know that Starbucks has a secret menu??  Well, it does!  As usual, my kids keep me up on the latest trends and sayings- I love that!  One day my daughter ordered a Cotton Candy Frappaccino at Starbucks and I just looked at her and then looked at the menu and then looked back […]

Peanut Butter Overnight Oats

I’m not a big oatmeal eater, but this recipe has quickly become my favorite!  With only 5 ingredients (I only use 4) this makes for an easy breakfast that you can make the night before. I like to eat these oats cold, but you can also warm them in the microwave if you want! Here […]

My Favorites at Costco

  When you have 4 hungry men in your family, Costco becomes your best friend!!  Even though some of those men have grown up and moved out of the house, I still like going to Costco! ( not on the weekends, though!!)  I really enjoy hearing what others like purchasing at Costco, so I thought […]

Happy Thanksgiving!!!

    Hi and HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!  No blog today- I’m spending the day with family!  I’m so thankful for all of you who take the time to read this blog!!  Your comments and emails encourage me to keep sharing!  Enjoy your day and remember to count your blessings!!!

Banana Cream & Cherry Trifle

Thanksgiving will soon be here and it tends to be a day when people enjoy the meal a little too much- including me!!  I thought I would share a very simple and LIGHT dessert recipe that might prevent you from having to wear your “buffet pants!” (The ones with the elastic waist!)  I might add that […]

Easy & Healthy Pineapple Muffins

Here is another easy and delicious recipe to try! Print Easy & Healthy Pineapple Muffins Author: Jill on the Hill via Michele G. Recipe type: Dessert Prep time:  15 mins Cook time:  25 mins Total time:  40 mins Serves: 18 muffins   A very easy muffin recipe that is moist and delicious- healthy too! Ingredients 1 (20oz.) can […]

Apple Bread

I was having lunch with my parents this week and they mentioned going to a local orchard to purchase some apples.  My ears perked up and I immediately thought of my favorite recipe for apple bread!!  Once again, I have wonderful friends who share recipes with me and this one is a WINNER!!  The bread […]

Organized Teen Boy Closet

  Today I’m inviting you into my son’s closet.  Don’t worry, it’s not dark and scary- it’s usually clean-ish. (emphasis on the “ish”) When moving into this home almost a year ago, we purged a  lot of “stuff.”  As with many boys his age (17) he is mostly low maintenance, doesn’t want anything too frilly […]