Gooey Butter Cookie Recipe

gooey butter cookie recipe

I’m a St. Louis girl, born and raised. This means I know all about Gooey Butter Cakes, a St. Louis baking tradition, right? Well the old story goes that gooey butter cake was created in the 1930s by a baker who was trying to make cake batter and accidentally reversed the proportions of sugar and flour. Well now […]

The Best Summer Side Salad Ever.

the best summer side salad

There’s just something about a deliciously awesome salad during summer. It’s the best side to go with any BBQ or add some chicken for a main dish. Well, today I’m going to share my absolute favorite with you. I call it… The Best Summer Side Salad Ever. Ingredients: Romaine lettuce Spinach leafs Dried cranberries Feta […]

Slow Cooker Pork Pineapple Tacos

pork pineapple tacos recipe

This post brought to you by Walmart. All opinions are 100% mine. When most people think slow cooker recipes, they think winter meals. But some of my absolute favorite crockpot recipes are for summer, including this… Slow Cooker Pork Pineapple Tacos! Ingredients: 1.5lb boneless pork shoulder roast 2tsp garlic powder 2tsp chili powder 2tsp onion […]

Strawberry Lemonade Frozen Margaritas

strawberry lemonade margaritas

My nephew’s 1st birthday party was last weekend and it a Mexican fiesta since he was born on Cinco de Mayo (May 5th for those that flunked high school Spanish). For the occasion I whipped up a batch of Strawberry Lemonade Frozen Margaritas and thought I would share the recipe with you cause they’re oh-so-addicting.  Ingredients: 2 cups ice cubes, […]

12 Must Make Family Friendly Dinners

12 must make family friendly dinner recipes

I’m always scouring the web (well, mostly Pinterest) for new family friendly dinner ideas. Something that tastes good to me, but my kid will also enjoy. I’ve made a couple things in the past that have been a big hit in our household, so here’s a recap of my 12 Favorite Must Make Family Friendly […]

Reese’s Chocolate Peanut Butter Dip

chocolate peanut butter dip

Ready for the most addictive and delicious dip you’ll ever have? Honestly, nothing in the world makes me happier than chocolate and peanut butter. Well… maybe my family. But this comes in a close second. I’ve seen lots of recipes for dessert dips with chocolate chips, but thought it might be a little more tasty […]