Super Moist Banana Bread Recipe

This super moist banana bread recipe is a yummy treat that you can eat for breakfast or dessert or as a snack in between.  It is also very easy to make and does not take very long either. You will need: Three medium bananas ¾ cup sugar ¼ cup oil 1 egg 1 ½ cups all purpose flour 1 ½ teaspoons of baking powder ¼ teaspoon of baking soda 1 tablespoon of cinnamon (if you are not a fan of cinnamon, you can use less) Steps For … [Read more...]

Cauliflower Tuna Noodle Casserole #Recipe

There are so many different ways to make tuna casserole or tuna noodle casserole, as some people call it.  Tuna casseroles can be made with egg noodles, macaroni, shells, veggie rotini, bowties, ziti, or any other shape of pasta you might have in your pantry.  It can also be made with white, brown or wild rice.  The possibilities for veggies to add are just as abundant as what type of noodles you can use.   The most popular choice of veggie in … [Read more...]

#Recipe: Make A Healthy Salad

I like to compare salad to a blank canvas.  The possibilities are (pretty much) endless.  Salads can be made up of whatever you want to put in them, but making a healthy salad can be tough if you do not know what makes up a healthy one. Let’s start at the bottom of the bowl and work our way up: Start out by mixing red and green lettuces:  A blend of lettuces may protect best against free radicals. DIY Salad dressing:  Mixing olive oil … [Read more...]

Blueberry Syrup Recipe

Have you ever made some bread pudding or pound cake and wished you had some sweet syrup to pour over it?  How does homemade blueberry syrup sound? This Blueberry Syrup recipe makes 3 ½ cups of blueberry syrup. It also tastes great on ice cream and pancakes! You will need the following ingredients: 4 cups of fresh or frozen blueberries 2 thin strips (1 x 3 inches) of lemon zest 3 cups of water 3 cups of sugar 1 tablespoon of lemon … [Read more...]

Just Peachy Barbeque Chicken Recipe

Have you ever heard of Dump Dinner Recipes?  Check this recipe out!  I searched Dump Dinners on Amazon and found many Dump Dinner recipe books to choose from. Just Peachy Barbeque Chicken Recipe When my boys come home from basketball practice, they are hungry and ready to eat.  I am a busy woman myself and sometimes I need a recipe that I can throw together quickly and have it ready in 20 minutes or less.  This dump dinner recipe, Just … [Read more...]

Easy Blackberry Cobbler #Recipe

Do you like Blackberry Cobbler?  Are you discouraged from making it sometimes due to the time it takes to put together?  You're in luck!  This Blackberry Cobbler recipe is great if you need a dessert in a hurry. Preparation: Preheat your oven to 375 degrees before getting started.Place 4 cups of blackberries in a lightly  greased 8 inch baking dish and sprinkle  the berries with 1 Tbsp lemon juice.Stir together the following in a medium … [Read more...]

SIMPLE Breakfast Casserole Recipe

Breakfast is a great way to start your day and spend some time with your family.  Below you'll find an easy recipe for breakfast casserole.  This recipe is so simple and tastes great!  Good luck with it, your family will be thrilled! Simple Breakfast Casserole You will need the following: Spray can of Pam, etc. for using in the bottom of your pan 1 can of your favorite crescent rolls 1 1/2 rolls of sausage 1 dozen eggs 1 cup of … [Read more...]

Blueberry Muffin #Recipe Makes 12

I have found so many great recipes from the Living Magazine that I receive regularly in the mail at my house.  Here's one for blueberry muffins that I wanted to share with you that I think my family would really enjoy. Blueberry Muffin Recipe - Makes approximately 12 muffins - Oven needs to be preheated to 400 degrees You will need the following ingredients: 4 eggs 2 cups of white sugar 1 cup of vegetable oil 1 teaspoon of vanilla … [Read more...]

Dorito #Recipe: Mexican Casserole

Here's a recipe for a Mexican Casserole that was sent in by Linda Peters.  She's a great cook, so I'd highly suggest that you give it a try.  It's definitely on my to-do list for new recipes to try on my family. Before you get started, go ahead and preheat your oven to 350 and double check that you have all the ingredients needed for this Mexican Casserole recipe. You will need: 1 1/2 lb. ground beef 1 onion chopped                   … [Read more...]

Recipe: Smores on Grill

I came across this recipe in my Facebook Feed and had to save this!  It was posted by Heather from  Have a look at that picture, this would definitely be a fun snack for the entire family.  It caught my attention because it was cooked on the grill.  Our kitchen is getting ready to be remodeled which means there will be many meals prepared on the grill once the remodeling gets started.  In order to keep from eating out … [Read more...]

Recipe: Hearty Spinach Pancakes with Tart Berry jam

I have many magazines that come to my home on a regular basis that offer great recipes.  I came across a recipe for Spinach Pancakes With Tart Berry Jam in the Living Magazine and had to share it.  I do try to add Spinach into my diet where I can, but it hadn't ever crossed my mind to try adding Spinach into my pancakes.  Have a look at the recipe.  Do you think it would get your families seal of approval? Spinach Pancakes With Tart Berry Jam … [Read more...]

Gary’s Healthy Salad Dressing Recipe

The following recipe was sent in to the mom blog by Gary Furnas, author of The Niburian Sequence. It is happening everywhere.  There is a real grassroots movement sweeping the nation and it is all about buying produce that is locally grown using organic methods.  While these products can be more expensive than store bought groceries the health and taste benefits are enormous and you are supporting local farmers. Today we are all looking for … [Read more...]

Homemade Strawberry Jam Recipe

Strawberry Jam is something that is loved in many households, but it is super expensive and seems to disappear quicker than you can save up your money for the next jar!  If that is the case in your home, you should consider making your own jam!  Making your own jam ends up being a bargain and it will probably taste better, too! For this strawberry jam recipe, you will need the following ingredients: Two quarts of fully ripe … [Read more...]

Sweet Potato Fries & Kale Chips Recipes

Yesterday when scanning through my Facebook thread, I came saw a lady posting about grilling Sweet Potato Fries.  I asked her if she had a recipe that she could supply me with so that I could post it on my blog.  She was so nice to respond with a quick reply for me.  She even included a recipe for Kale Chips as well - enjoy Kathy's Sweet Potato Fries Slice the sweet potato fries rather thick and toss in a bowl with a couple Tablespoons … [Read more...]

Two Easy Ways To Cook Squash & Zucchini

I have never been a vegetable eater.  I was never made to try new foods as a child and as an adult, I never had any urge to try vegetables until now.  I have been counting my calories for some time now and always on the lookout for new foods that I can enjoy that do not come along with low calorie counts.  After pushing my heard headedness aside, I realized that vegetables were my answer! Above you'll see a Summer Squash Blend of Yellow Squash … [Read more...]

Recipe: Delicious Low Calorie Energy Boosting Smoothie!

Ready for a 4 ingredient low calorie smoothie that tastes great and packs a boost of energy? All you need is Spark, 8 oz water, CARBmaster vanilla yogurt and ice.  It's quick and easy to make and oh SOOO good! The Spark Energy Drink mix is available in two forms.  You can purchase a tub that comes with a scoop as seen in the top picture or it can be purchased in a box of 14 individual packs as seen above. Spark Smoothie Recipe You will … [Read more...]