30 minutes or less

Jalapeno Cranberry Bombs

Jalapeno Cranberry Bombs are a slightly spicy baked dough filled with ham, swiss cheese, cranberry sauce and pickled jalapeno peppers.  Cranberry sauce is such a take it or leave it item. Most people add it to their Thanksgiving dinner spread but rarely is it the first thing to disappear from […]

Italian Cold Cut Sandwich

Italian Cold Cut Sandwich is loaded with cured meats, cheese, lettuce, tomato and pepperoncini’s for a quick meal that’s filling and full of flavor.  A few weeks ago Tom and I were in the grocery store together (a rarity!) and he said that we should pick up lunch for the […]

S’mores Flavored Popcorn

S’mores Flavored Popcorn is a quick popcorn snack, made to taste like s’mores with the addition of graham cracker cereal, mini marshmallows and mini chocolate chips.  Lately Tom has given me some great ideas for recipes and this s’mores flavored popcorn is one of them. A few weeks ago, I […]

Caramel Sprinkle Baked Doughnuts #HalloweenTreatsWeek

Caramel Sprinkled Baked Doughnuts are a simple baked donut recipe, topped with a caramel dip and coated in Halloween inspired sprinkles. Disclaimer: This recipe was created for #HalloweenTreatsWeek. I received product samples from our sponsors. All opinions are 100% my own. Baking doughnuts is so easy. Especially these Caramel Sprinkled […]

Watermelon and Tomato Gazpacho

Watermelon and Tomato Gazpacho is the perfect summer appetizer or side dish. A chilled soup, made with watermelon, tomatoes, cucumbers, celery and fresh herbs, it’s a light and refreshing option for those hot summer days.  Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Please read my Disclosure Page for more information.  I’ve wanted to […]

Open-Faced Tomato Sandwiches

Open-Faced Tomato Sandwiches are served on artisan bread with a creamy cucumber and fresh herb spread for the perfect bite of summer flavors. It’s Farmer’s Market Week! There is nothing better than getting to pick out fresh produce, jams and breads from a local farmers market and making a meal […]

Bakery Style Blueberry Muffins

Bakery Style Blueberry Muffins are moist and sweet oversized muffins like you can find in a bakery, studded with fresh blueberries. I can’t believe that I’ve been blogging for nearly a decade and not once have I shared a blueberry muffin recipe with you. I’ve probably made them at least […]

Watermelon Cucumber Bites

Watermelon Cucumber Bites are a simple and refreshing appetizer that are great for any summer party! Does anyone else get super excited when watermelon finally makes its way back into the grocery stores again? I honestly get kind of giddy. Of course, I’m pretty much the only person in my […]

Mixed Berry Cheese Danish

Mixed Berry Cheese Danish is an easy-to-make, breakfast or brunch treat. Puff pastry serves as the base, topped with a cheesecake like filling, lemon zest and fresh baked berries. Why have I never made a danish before? I wish I could answer that, but I can’t as I seriously have […]

Salami and Cream Cheese Roll Ups

Salami and Cream Cheese Roll Ups are a simple two-ingredient appetizer perfect for any party or gathering where you need a simple but tasty side dish. There’s a great Amish Market/Flea Market near my house that has some of the best foods I’ve ever tasted. From soft pretzels stuffed with […]