Jill’s Baking Tips: Frosting

I had quite the dilemma earlier this week.  A dilemma as in “first world problem” dilemma, but certainly a dilemma. Here goes…..I made a yellow cake (just a box mix) and I only had a little bit of chocolate frosting left because we had cracked open the frosting can the night before while making s’mores. […]

My 5 “Must Have” Kitchen Appliances

I’m one of those weird people who actually like to cook!  Now don’t get me wrong, I won’t refuse a chance to have a break and go out for dinner or let someone else cook!  My kids have actually been asking to cook dinner once in awhile….I think they’ve caught “the cooking bug.”  As much […]

Monkey Bread

Monkey bread.  Why in the world do they call it monkey bread??  I’m still trying to figure it out!?!  I do know that it’s a delicious, gooey, pull apart treat that I should only make once a year! We had it for breakfast and added a cheese stick.  That’s a complete meal right there!! Did […]

Spaghetti Carbonara

Raise your hand if you like pasta!!  Me, Me!! Seriously, who doesn’t like pasta??  Well, I found this recipe to be a nice change from your typical  spaghetti and meatballs with red sauce dinner, and my kids like it too!  And the really great part?  It has bacon in it!  Double like!!!  As you can […]

Pineapple Upside Down Pancakes

The classic pineapple upside down cake gets a fun breakfast twist in these pineapple upside down pancakes.- I’m always up for dessert for breakfast!  Bring it on!!!  I saw this recipe on Facebook and I KNEW I had to try it!! Here’s the recipe! Print Pineapple Upside Down Pancakes Author: Jill on the Hill Recipe type: Breakfast […]

Ooey, Gooey Chex Mix

One Christmas, a wonderful neighbor brought over a little treat for our family- Ooey Gooey Chex Mix!  Once I had a bite, I was addicted!  Honestly, I thought about hiding the container so I didn’t have to share with anyone!  Yes, it was THAT GOOD!  Sadly, the neighbor moved to Florida (Miss you, Terry!) but […]

Beef Roll ups with Horseradish Sauce

I know what you’re thinking…..I don’t like horseradish so I won’t make these!  Well guess what?  You don’t even have to use the horseradish and people will still gulp these down lickety split! If you know me at all, I specialize in quick and easy meals that are delicious so we can fill our bellies […]

Easy Soup Recipes

The weather has been so chilly here and there’s nothing better than having warm soup in your belly!  As you know, I like to make things as easy as possible SO, here are three of my favorite soup recipes!  I hope you’ll give them a try! Chicken Curry Soup Tortellini Soup Beef Stew   ENJOY!!!!!! […]

Turkey Broccoli Casserole

  I posted this picture on Instagram last week and many of you asked for the recipe, so I thought I would share!  Turkey broccoli casserole is a quick and easy way to use up leftover turkey (or chicken) and it’s one of my hubby’s favorite dinners!  My sweet mother in law made me a […]

Crock-Pot Applesauce!

It all started when my realtor suggested I should buy some green apples, gather them in a bowl and display them on the island of our kitchen.  I obliged, the pictures of the house were taken, and there I was left with 17 green apples in a bowl in the kitchen. My mind quickly went […]