Drunken Taco Soup
Entrees, Freezer-friendly, Soups

Drunken Taco Soup

Lets face it folks, when it comes to taco soup, you really cannot go wrong. You got your taco spices, choice of meat, and beans and when you put them all together, they taste great. This recipe of mine, however, includes one secret ingredient that makes this soup more than great. In fact, this special add-in makes […]

simple granola bars take 2 (5 of 6)
Freezer-friendly, Snacks

Simply Granola Bars {freezer-friendly}

Mmmm, granola bars! Why not skip out on buying those store-bought kinds that are full of ingredients that doesn’t sound like they belong in granola bars, and make some of your own? It’s easy to do, trust me! You can make all kinds of granola bars, with the kind of ingredients you like most. All […]

Loaded Vegetable and Cheese Soup (2 of 2)
Freezer-friendly, Soups

Loaded Vegetable and “Cheese” Soup

There is a secretly beautiful thing about this soup. If you lean in real close, I’ll tell ya the secret(which will now not be so secret, but I trust you’ll keep this between you and me). Are you leaning in? Good, now that your face is up against the screen, here’s the secret: this soup […]

IHOP Pancakes (1 of 1)
Breakfasts, Freezer-friendly

Homemade IHOP Pancakes

Mmm, IHOP pancakes…melt-in-your-mouth, send-you-to-heaven, ever-so-fluffy pancakes. Is it transparent how much I love IHOP pancakes?  I will go to IHOP simply for their pancakes. But one day the realization hit me…could I possibly make these at home, and at the fraction of the cost? Why yes, yes I could. And I DID! Thanks to the […]

Homemade Strawberry Jam (1 of 1)
Freezer-friendly, Sides, Snacks

Fresh Strawberry Freezer Jam

Mmm, tis’ the season for strawberry pickin’! I was hoping to get this post out a few weeks ago when strawberries were truly in their growing prime, but it is still not too late, go out and go strawberry picking and enjoy the fruits of your labor (haha, no pun intended there!)  by making some […]

Blueberry BBQ Sauce (1 of 1)
Freezer-friendly, Sides

Blueberry BBQ Sauce

One morning, not too long ago, the hubs and I went blueberry picking down the street. It was perfect – the sun was just barely rising, we were alone, and the blueberries were almost as big as your face! Well, not that big but you know what I mean. And the whole time we were […]