Easy Peasy! Red Velvet Cheesecake Brownies

Yesterday, I was feeling like I needed to bake something seasonal.  Since it is almost Valentine’s Day, I hopped on Pinterest and did a search for Valentine’s Day desserts.  I found two recipes I wanted to try.  One was a Valentine’s Day version of muddy buddies, which my one son loves, and the other was…

Short on Time? Try These Shortcuts!

I don’t love to cook. In fact, I am sort of ambivalent about it.  I cook six dinners a week because my family needs to eat.  The meals aren’t gourmet, but they are still healthy.  My time is precious and if you feel the same way as I do, don’t fret!  I will share a…

To Die For Vegetarian Ziti with only Five Ingredients!

Did you say five ingredients? Yes! This easy recipe from Trial and Eater has only five ingredients.  And none of them involve chopping!  You can literally prep this in ten minutes. The ingredients: 1 lb box of ziti 24-ounce jar marinara sauce, spaghetti sauce, or 3 cups homemade sauce 15 ounce container ricotta cheese 3…

This is not your typical banana bread!

Do you have overripe bananas? Every time I turn around there are overripe bananas on my counter! What is a person to do with all these bananas without throwing them away? I hate to waste food. Are you looking for something to do with YOUR overripe bananas? You could peel those bananas and freeze them…

Two Chicken Taco Recipes You Can’t Live Without!

We love Mexican food at our house! A few weeks ago my oldest son requested tacos.  Not the ground beef tacos I usually make.  He wanted me to try chicken tacos.  I had never tried chicken tacos and was game for it.  I hoped everyone else was as well.  So I dove into the internet…

My Seven Main Types of Dish and Dash Meals

How do I decide what to make for dinner?  Weekly, I go through the grocery fliers and decide what is on sale and what I can make with it.  If I want to try something new, I will do an internet search and see if anything looks interesting.  We tend to be a more meat…