Instant Pot Candy Bar Cheescake

Happy Halloween. We don’t get a lot of trick or treaters for Halloween. So, there always leftover candy in addition to what the littles bring home. To put that candy to good use I started adding it to cookies. This year it’s and Instant Pot Candy Bar Cheesecake and it’s delicious. Continue reading “Instant Pot Candy Bar Cheescake”

Halloween Pumpkin Candy Apples

As a child I loved going down to the shore and getting candy and caramel apples. Who wouldn’t? For me it was one of the few times I was allowed to indulge in sugary sweets. So this Halloween treat is a throw back to my childhood. Halloween Pumpkin Candy Apples for everyone. Continue reading “Halloween Pumpkin Candy Apples”

Family Friendly Fall Crafts

With Halloween Thanksgiving right around the corner it’s a great time to get the family together and partake in some Fall Crafts. My oldest loves to paint and draw so I always try to make sure we do some fun crafts after school and on the weekend. These are a couple of the Family Friendly Fall Crafts we’ve already made. Continue reading “Family Friendly Fall Crafts”

Khatte Aloo Indian Spiced Potatoes

Carbs are a staple in this house. Not just because I’m a carbaholic but because it’s so versatile. These Khatte Aloo Indian Spiced Potatoes are so delicious. And new take on potatoes in our house. Continue reading “Khatte Aloo Indian Spiced Potatoes”

No Bake Apple Date Granola Bites

We love granola but I don’t buy it often because of the price. I got into eating granola in college. It’s got tons fiber, iron and heart healthy fats. My point? It’s got lots of what you need. Of course, the perk of making it at home is that you can cut cost and make it whatever way you like. These No Bake Apple Date Granola Bites are delicious, healthy and easy to make. Continue reading “No Bake Apple Date Granola Bites”

Top Five Dishes to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

October 15 is the end of Hispanic Heritage Month and I would not be me if I didn’t share some of my favorite dishes with you. I hold this time of year very close to my heart. September has always been the beginning of great things for me. So I’m sharing my Top Five Dishes to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. Continue reading “Top Five Dishes to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month”

Southern Style Instant Pot Chicken and Dumplings

The rain outside provided the perfect excuse for some serious comfort food. My son loves chicken soup, so on this rainy day I made him one of my favorite chicken soup from childhood Chicken and Dumplings. What better than a warm delicious soup on a cold rainy day. This Southern Style Instant Pot Chicken and Dumplings really hits the spot. Continue reading “Southern Style Instant Pot Chicken and Dumplings”

Instant Pot Beefaroni

Today I’m sharing my favorite childhood dish, beefaroni. Yeah, I know. It’s nothing fancy but it’s what I loved to eat as a child. This Instant Pot Beefaroni recipe comes after years of trying to get it just right. And now it’s perfect. Continue reading “Instant Pot Beefaroni”

Corn and Poblano Empanadas

September 15 was the beginning of Hispanic Heritage month. In celebration of Hispanic Heritage month I wanted to share some of my favorite dishes. This Corn and Poblano Empanadas recipe was well received even though this is a house full of carnivores. Continue reading “Corn and Poblano Empanadas”