The Worlds Best Cheeseball

I am not a cheesball person. When someone mentions the word cheesball my mind is taken to those hard chedder ones covered in nuts that we got gifted oh so many times during the holidays. So when I was at a baby shower a few years back people kept taking about how amazing the cheesball was and all I could do was Read More…

Easy to Make Homemade Caramel Corn

This easy to make homemade caramel corn is one of our family favorites and has been for a long time. We got the recipe from another good friend of ours who made it for their family for decades. Every time we make it we have to do a double batch because one just isn’t quite enough especially with four boys Read More…

Grandma’s Chicken Noodle Soup

The last few years Christmas eve has fallen to my house. It’s nice for me because then I can put my daughter to bed before it gets too late and I don’t have to drive out anywhere. I like it. I don’t know what your traditions are but with a big meal on Christmas day soup always seemed like the Read More…

Fall Dinner: Dinner In A Pumpkin

When I was at college I lived near my aunt and every year some time around Halloween she would invite me over for her dinner in a pumpkin and so last year when I needed a festive dinner for a party I called her for the recipe.       If you are still looking for something to cook on Read More…

Easy Canned Strawberry Jam – A Taste of Summer

Homemade canned jam is now a household staple at least in our house. I made a pretty big batch last year and a month or so before my strawberries arrived for the 2011-2012 season and we ran out so we actually had to buy some. Let me tell you, after you’ve had homemade for so long anything store bought is Read More…