The best Lemon recipes

The citrus in Arizona is amazing right now! They are all ready to come off the tree and be used up before it starts to get hot. Lemons are a citrus that I love to incorporate in different ways. I feel like lemon can be used in a variety of ways in a variety of dishes. The options are endless. So here are a few ways to use up those lemons! Lemon Bars by Made It. Ate It. Loved It. Lemon Berry Push Pops by: Made It. Ate It. Loved It. Lemon Zucchini Bread by: Made It. Ate It. Loved …

One bread dough done 5 different ways

One bread dough done 5 different ways

Today I am teaching a class at the Pinners Conference! When I was asked to teach a cooking class for the conference the first thing that came to my mind is a bread class. I am not at all a bread expert but I have made rolls many times in my life. One recipe in particular I have made more times then others. So I knew that I needed to share my overnight cinnamon roll recipe done in 5 different ways! So here it is! Overnight Roll Dough 1 Tablespoon yeast3 cups warm water1 c. sugar1 Tablespoon salt2 beaten eggs1/2 …

One hour French Bread

One hour French Bread

A few Sundays ago I was making lunch and wanted a bread to go with my chicken madera. I didn’t have much time and all I had was what was in my house. So I whipped up this french bread! Not only did it take one hour but it made two loaves so I was able to use one that day plus turn the other one into french bread the next day. I am not going to lie I grab the bakery bread at my grocery store all the time. It is so cheap and I use it from garlic …

Lemon Blueberry Pancake Bake

  Lemon Blueberry  pancake Bake Prep time: 30 minutes Total time: 3 hours, 30 minutes Servings: 6-8       INGREDIENTS Pancakes: 2 cups Krusteaz Blueberry Pancake Mix 1 1/3 cups water 2 Tablespoons lemon zest To assemble: 4 large eggs 3/4 cup whole milk 1/2 cup heavy cream 1/4 cup granulated sugar 2 teaspoons vanilla 1/2 cup blueberries 2 Tablespoons lemon zest Topping: 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1/4 cup brown sugar 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup butter, cold and cut into cubes Prepare lemon blueberry pancakes according to the bottom of the package directions.  Pour …

Blood Orange Rolls

Blood Orange Rolls

24-Hour Blood Orange Rolls 1 Tablespoon yeast3 cups warm water1 c. sugar1 Tablespoon salt2 beaten eggs1/2 cup oil5 cups flour + 5 cups flourFilling:1/2 cup butter, melted1 cup sugar3 blood orange peels In a mixer add yeast, warm water, and sugar. Combined and let sit for 10 minutes. Then add salt, eggs, oil, and 5 cups of flour. Mix for 5 minutes on medium speed. Then add another 5 cups of flour and mix for 5 to 7 minutes on medium speed. Then let rise 1 hour. Roll dough into a rectangle on a floured board and spread with filling mixtures. Roll …

Amazing French Toast with Buttermilk Syrup

My Amazing Homemade French Toast with Buttermilk Syrup! Breakfast is everyones favorite meal in our house. Or should I say breakfast foods are everyones favorite meal in our house. It is the meal that when I make I know everyone will devour! So not only do we have fun making breakfast on the weekends together as a family, breakfast for dinner is a regular in our home. At dinner the other night my oldest son told me that a little neighbor girl said that she always wants to eat dinner at our house because we have fun things like homemade …

BBQ Pulled Pork Arepa Recipe

BBQ Pulled Pork Arepa

“I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for P.A.N. Cornmeal. I received product samples as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation.” BBQ Pulled Pork Arepa Recipe Over the past few months I have been able to create with P.A.N. Cornmeal and have had a lot of fun experimenting. One of the fun new things that I was able to create was this BBQ pulled pork arepa recipe which is corn flatbread. I love how popular flatbread is becoming. And these corn flatbreads were a fun twist. One of my go to flatbreads …

Cast Iron Biscuits and Gravy

Biscuits and gravy are my favorite breakfast food ever. Like that is always the first thing I ask a waitress when I am at a breakfast place is if they have good and popular biscuits and gravy. If they say yes I give them a try. I am a bit of a biscuits and gravy snob. I am as picky as they come when it comes to this dish! My husband absolutely loves biscuits…gravy on them not so much! So he eats his with homemade jam and I go for the gravy. Slowly one by one my kids are coming …

Overnight Cinnamon Rolls | Made It. Ate It. Loved It.

Delicious Overnight Cinnamon Roll Recipe! There is just something about biting into a warm cinnamon roll loaded with frosting. And this cinnamon roll recipe is just that! These cinnamon rolls have been requested at many family and friend parties. Whenever I get invited to attend a party or something usually my friends husband’s request that I bring them.  I have been asked time and time again for me to make these for other people family gatherings or holidays. This recipe is just that good! I love to make them before I go to bed and then wake up and bake …

Blueberry Cornbread

I participated in an Ambassador program on behalf of Influencer Central for P.A.N. Cornmeal. I received product samples and a promotional item to thank me for participating.   I was recently introduced to P.A.N. Cornmeal. It is a staple in Venezuelan homes and is recently making its way into homes in America. My family has always had cornmeal in our home. Whether it is for breading meat or veggies, making homemade corn tortillas or making cornbread. My family also does ovens in a pizza oven and cornbread is sprinkled down on the board before you place the dough to give …