The BEST Cheese Ball

I feel like every holiday party needs a cheese ball! It is a staple in my book. One of my favorite things to munch on! They can be made a head of time, only have 5 ingredients, and is always a crowd pleaser! The Best Cheese Ball 1 large block cream cheese (3 lb. block; can be found at Coscto) 6 teaspoons Bon Appetit seasoning or (2 teaspoons celery salt, 2 teaspoons sugar, 1 teaspoon onion powder) you can also substitute for Beau Monde Seasoning 3 teaspoons mustard 9 chopped green onions pecans, chopped Mix cream cheese, seasoning, mustard, and …

Super Moist Frosted Pumpkin Cookies

  I am here to share with you one of my favorite fall recipes. Let me just begin by telling you how much I love Fall/Halloween. Any body that knows me knows of my love for Halloween. I spend days decorating my house. I have my Bunco group over for a special Halloween night and I have my annual couples Halloween party;which is probably one of my favorite nights of the year! Well now that I have confessed of my love for Halloween its back to the cookies. These cookies have been my favorite for years! They are always at …

Funfetti Cupcakes

A few weeks ago my son Remington celebrated his 3rd birthday! He talked about his birthday party for months and months. He picked Batman as the theme and that is exactly what he got! I found these fun little signs here and I also bought the cups, plates, and napkins there too. I think they were the perfect touch to add to his batman party! My mom is an amazing cook. I have learned almost everything I know from her and spending hours and hours in the kitchen together! She made these cupcakes for Remington’s party and they were amazing! And definitely …

Berry Trifle

Berry Trifle How to make berry trifle Mix the berries, sugar, and teaspoon of almond extract together and let sit. Cream together in a separate bowl the cream cheese, powdered sugar, sour cream, vanilla, and remaining 1 1/4 teaspoon of almond extract. Fold in heavy whipping cream. Cube angel food cake. Layer in dish starting with angel food cake then the whipping cream mixture then the berry mixture. Then repeat until dish is filled. End with the whipped mixture and garnish with a few berries on top! (You can use just strawberries or a mixture of berries like I prefer) This …

Sugar Cookies

When I was a little girl for Valentines Day I asked my mom to make personalized sugar cookies for each kid in the class. The store bought valentines just never were enough! Lets just say that I have always been a fan of sugar cookies and lucky enough my husbands favorite cookie is also a sugar cookie! The kids were all asleep and I had an itch to make some cookies (unfortunately I get this dessert “itch” almost daily..) I stumbled upon this sugar cookie recipe. These cookies take just as long as chocolate chip cookies do! Which to me …

Crock Pot Teriyaki Chicken

I had spent the whole day swimming with my kids and realized when we got home at 3 that I needed to have dinner ready by 6:00 when the husband walked in the door. This dinner totally pulled through for me and my husband was shocked that I had made the sauce from scratch! EASY Crockpot Teriyaki Chicken adapted from: Scattered thoughts of a Crafty Mom 4 chicken breasts 3/4 cup sugar 1/2 cup soy sauce 6 Tablespoons apple cider vinegar 3/4 teaspoon ground ginger 3/4 teaspoon garlic powder 1/2 teaspoon pepper 4 1/2 teaspoons corn starch 4 1/2 teaspoons water cooked …