• Valentines Day is the one day you really want to impress your Valentine. These cocktail recipes will make sure that you do just that. This is a great Valentines Idea. #valentines
    Beverages,  Holidays,  Recipes,  Valentine's Day

    Cocktails That Will Impress Your Valentine

    Impress your Valentine this year with one of our delicious Valentine Cocktails. Let’s face it, life is hectic! Sometimes it’s all you can do to get dinner on the table for your loved ones, let alone make a nice romantic dinner for you and your significant other. Well whip up one of these yummy Valentine’s Day cocktails, sit down with your Valentine and take at least a few moments to have a drink together. We promise you will impress your Valentine with one of these. Make it a great day, you deserve it! Tracey White Strawberry Sangria Ingredients: 1 (750 ml) bottle dry white wine, such as pinot grigio or…

  • Recipes,  Tips

    Simple Homemade Tortillas

    Simple Homemade Tortillas These tortillas come together so quickly and easily that you will be wondering why you ever bought them from the store. We were just talking the other day about how Aileen’s family goes through Tortillas like crazy which made me think…. “Why are we buying these things? They can’t be THAT hard to make.” We are both all for being able to make something that doesn’t have all the chemicals “unpronounceable ingredients” in it. Here is a recipe for flour tortillas that I found originally at Jazibe’s Recipes. Easy…easy…easy! These are not very flexible when cool so try to warm them before using them. makes about 35…

  • we have given you the recipe for 6 soups that will definitely give you that warm cozy happy feeling inside. Homemade Chicken Soup, Instant Pot Split Pea and Ham Soup, Vegetable Soup, Better Than Olive Garden Pasta Fagioli, Cheddar Bacon Ranch Potato Chicken Chowder #soup #soups #instantpot #crockpot #slowcooker
    Soups and Salads

    6 Soup Recipes To Warm You Up

    These 6 soup recipes will warm you up from the inside out. Looking For Something Delicious To Warm You Up On A Cold Day? We Have You Covered On a cold Fall or Winter’s day, there’s nothing better than a delicious, warm bowl of soup to warm you up from the inside out. Below, we have gathered for you the recipe for 6 soups that will definitely give you that warm cozy happy feeling inside. Enjoy!! Homemade Chicken Soup ​This soup is so easy to make. It will taste like you had it cooking all day. Warms the heart & the soul (& the body). ​ ​ Better Than Olive…

  • Lemon Cream Mushrooms are easy, creamy, decadent and delicious. This vegetable side dish is a great holiday dinner recipe #christmasdinner #christmasrecipes #holidayrecipe #Easter #thanksgiving #newyears
    Christmas,  Easter,  Recipes,  Side Dishes,  Thanksgiving

    Lemon Cream Mushrooms

    These Lemon Cream Mushrooms are perfect for dinner parties, holiday parties or any special occasion. Easy, Creamy, Decadent and Delicious! The first time I ever had these lemon cream mushrooms was at Thanksgiving dinner at Darleen’s house in Denver. For those that don’t know, she is a very special woman who was previously my Mother-In-Law. We still remain close and I love her dearly. Anyways, these mushrooms absolutely blew me away. I had never tasted anything so delicious. Thankfully, Darleen gave me the recipe and now I am sharing it with you. These really are very easy. When you make the full recipe, you cook them in two batches. If…

  • Christmas,  Dessert

    Rocky Road Candy

    Rocky Road Candy is loaded with chocolate, peanut butter, marshmallows, and peanuts. What could be better than that? This recipe has been passed down through the generations of our family. Rocky Road Candy is the thing that all of my grown children beg for me to send to them for Christmas. It really is addictive Ha! This is such a simple recipe it’s hard to believe that it is so rich and delicious. In a large pot add the chocolate chips, butterscotch chips and peanut butter. Make sure you are using real semi-sweet chocolate chips. Those imitation ones may be ok for cookies but not for these. (Let’s face it,…

  • This Pasta Fagioli Soup is hearty, healthy, and delicious. This soup is even better than the Pasta Fagioli you get at Olive Garden! Pasta e Fagioli is another name for pasta fagioli #soup #olivegardencopycat #italiansoup #soup #pastaefagioli #pastafagioli
    Soups and Salads

    Pasta Fagioli Soup

    This Pasta Fagioli Soup is hearty, healthy, and delicious. This soup is even better than the Pasta Fagioli you get at Olive Garden! Talk about “comfort food”! This is comfort food on steroids. On a cool Fall or Winter day, this soup will warm you from the inside with its delicious broth, vegetables, Italian sausage, and pasta. Instead of having to go out to dinner (say to Olive Garden) you can easily make this favorite at home. Here’s how… Take one pound of Italian sausage and remove the casing. Add olive oil to a soup pot then add the sausage to the pot to brown. You can use sweet sausage,…

  • Simple creamy, hearty & delicious dinner is done in the slow cooker. Olive Garden Dressing, Cream Cheese, Parmesan Cheese & Chicken & Pasta
    Entrees,  Recipes

    Olive Garden Crock-Pot Chicken and Pasta

    Olive Garden Crock-Pot Chicken and Pasta This dish is super easy and delicious. You will be able to start this before work and then enjoy a great family meal at the end of the day. Aren’t Crock-Pots wonderful? This is my favorite slow cooker, it is a Crock-Pot brand that I have had for years. This recipe is truly a quick dump and cook. Take your boneless skinless chicken breasts and place them in the slow cooker. As you can see, I like to put a liner in my slow cooker. This really saves on all of the clean up afterwards and I highly recommend them, however, it isn’t necessary.…

  • This mostaccioli is quick and easy when cooked in an instant pot or pressure cooker. The pasta is cooked perfectly with lots of cheese and meat sauce. #Italianrecipes #pasta #noodles #instantpot
    Entrees,  Instant Pot

    Instant Pot Mostaccioli

    This Instant Pot Mostaccioli recipe is super simple, very quick, and absolutely delicious. I was a bit skeptical about using the Instant Pot for pasta. We enjoy our pasta with a little bite and I just wasn’t sure it was going to come out that way using the pressure cooker. Boy, was I wrong!! This recipe is great with hamburger, turkey, and even with Italian sausage. It’s all about what you have and what you are in the mood for. Start by turning your Instant Pot to the Saute setting on high. Add the oil to the Instant Pot and drop in your chopped onion and ground beef. When those…