• Cranberry Stuffed Turkey Breast

    It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving will be upon us soon! Today, I am sharing a recipe that is perfect if you are planning a small gathering or are just afraid to cook a whole turkey (like me). This cranberry stuffed turkey roll is actually very easy to make and tastes delicious. In our house, my husband is the only one brave enough to tackle a whole bird, but I can manage a turkey breast no problem. I am joining with several other bloggers today to share loads if menu ideas for Thanksgiving, so be sure to check them all out at the end!  Just look at this sampling of…

  • Pecan Walnut Pie {with Cream Cheese}

    I am joining with several other talented bloggers today for Tastes of the Seasons and am sharing a recipe that I originally blogged about way back in 2010: a pecan pie with cream cheese….mmm…so good! I was almost going to call this post, “The Best Pecan Pie I Have Ever Had,” because, seriously, it is. In the fall of 2010 my husband and I had just moved into our first home, and I was testing out the kitchen with this recipe that I saw on an episode of Katie Brown’s Workshop on PBS. I have made it quite a few times since because my family loves it, and I hope you…

  • Simple Banana Bread {without baking soda}

    This simple recipe for banana bread without baking soda is one of my post popular posts on this blog!  After you check it out and learn how to make yourself some yummy banana bread even when you don’t have baking soda, I hope you will check out some of my other posts including diy tutorials, home decor and ramblings about my lift with little ones…  You know when you start making something, only to realize you are missing one of the ingredients? This happens to me, well…..a lot more than I would like to admit. There is always the age old option of running to your neighbor’s to borrow some…