breakfast, easy, I'm Hungry, Recipes

Shortcut Cinnamon Buns

I've got this recipe in an email a few years ago.  I made them that Christmas.  We loved them then so I decided to make them again this year. The majority of the ingredients were bought at Save-A-Lot or Aldi's which are discount supermarkets.  The selection is limited there but you can save money while shopping.… Continue reading Shortcut Cinnamon Buns

christmas making and baking, Recipes, Snacks

Cinnamon Sugar Pretzels – Christmas Making and Baking 2016

I've begun my Christmas Making and Baking 2016.  When I found this recipe, I decided to make it since it looked so simple to put together. While I was waiting to put the white drizzle on the pretzels the Wee One wandered into the kitchen.  He decided he needed to taste the pretzels.  The Wee… Continue reading Cinnamon Sugar Pretzels – Christmas Making and Baking 2016

easy, Recipes, secret recipe club

Ginger Pineapple Smoothie – Back to School (Secret Recipe Club)

#Secret Recipe Club Every month, I’m assigned another blog to check out.  After checking out their blog, I’m to find a recipe to make, photograph, and then post the recipe with the photograph of the recipe.  August has five Mondays so we are posting a family friendly meal for the fifth Monday. This month I’ve… Continue reading Ginger Pineapple Smoothie – Back to School (Secret Recipe Club)

easy, Recipes, side dish, Side Dishes

Honey Ginger Carrots

These carrots are made using the same process as my brown sugar carrots.  However, I changed the recipe just a little bit because we were eating an Asian main dish. The Wee One saw me preparing the carrots so he decided to help me with these carrots.  He peeled the carrots, cut the carrots into… Continue reading Honey Ginger Carrots

easy, Recipes, Salad, side dish, Side Dishes

Asian Cole Slaw

I started back to work last Wednesday.  Since I know life can get crazy when I'm at work, I decided I needed to make some freezer meals.  I cooked up some hamburger in the slow cooker.  Some of the cooked up hamburger became taco meat for the freezer.  The Wee One loves tacos so he's… Continue reading Asian Cole Slaw

Almond Joy Apple Bites
apple, Apples, easy, Healthy, Recipes

“Almond Joy” Apple Bites

Quick and Easy Apple bites are quick to put together.  All you need to do is slice up the apple, spread the apple slices with a nut butter, and then top the apple slices.  Yum!  Such a healthy snack depending on what you put on top of the apple slices. These apple slices were topped… Continue reading “Almond Joy” Apple Bites

Dessert, easy, Recipes, Snacks

Crisped Rice Cereal Marshmallow Bars

Also known as Rice Krispie's treats.  You can use either Rice Krispie's or you can you use an off brand crispied rice cereal. As I said, I want this blog to be a cookbook for the boys when they get older.  This is one of the recipes I would like for them to know how… Continue reading Crisped Rice Cereal Marshmallow Bars

Dips, easy, Recipes, Snacks

Peanut Butter Yogurt Dip and Cooking with Students part 2

So Tuesday was the third and final day of Skinnies.  My room was tore up because it was the second to last day of school.  I got it together enough for the group of students to have a place to eat. We had fresh pineapple, grapes, strawberries, watermelon, and apples.  I also had a veggie… Continue reading Peanut Butter Yogurt Dip and Cooking with Students part 2