20 Awesome Treats Made With Jelly Beans

Jelly Bean Recipes

The kids are out of school for spring break this week and we’re planning on trying out a bunch of these jelly bean themed treat recipes. They’re all so cute that the hardest part is going to be deciding which of these great treat recipes to make first! With all the candy sales going on right now we are more than stocked up on jelly beans so I’m looking forward to using some up while entertaining the kids at the same time.

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Summer Fun with Shark Popsicles!

Summer Fun with Shark Popsicles!

The heat index has been over a hundred degrees nearly every day for weeks here and keeping cool has been a challenge! Frozen treats of all sorts have been in high demand and the kids particularly loved these Shark Pops so we’ve been making them pretty often. They are super fun and easy to make and even more fun to eat!

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Herb and Feta Cheese Bread Appetizer Recipe

Herb and Feta Cheese Bread Appetizer Recipe

Bread and cheese are two of my favorite things so I always love to make a big tray of this Herb and Feta Cheese Bread to take to family gatherings or to a friend’s house for game night. There’s never any leftover which is both a compliment and kind of a bummer because I always hope there will be a couple pieces left that I’ll just have to eat.

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25 Amazing Pancake Recipes

25 Amazing Pancake Recipes

I absolutely love breakfast and pancakes are one of my favorite comfort foods. Of course I usually make the same old buttermilk pancakes over and over so I wanted to check out some different pancake recipes and came up with these 25 amazing pancake recipes to share with you. Many of these look more like dessert than breakfast but they’re all delicious variations of a traditional favorite. Which one of these would you like to make first?

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25 “Not Your Average” Cinnamon Roll Recipes

25 "Not Your Average" Cinnamon Roll Recipes

Some of my fondest childhood memories are of making cinnamon rolls with my mom. We would talk and laugh in the kitchen and then we’d end up with delicious treats that would melt in your mouth. Of course ours were just your typical ooey gooey cinnamon rolls, I’ve found 25 “not your average” cinnamon roll recipes that really kick an old favorite up a notch! Check out these delicious cinnamon roll variations and let us know which is your favorite:

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Margarita Lime Cookies Recipe

Margarita Lime Cookies Recipe

If you’re looking for a way to use up some extra limes, a fun way to celebrate Cinco de Mayo, or just want to surprise your family with a tasty treat then these Margarita Lime Cookies are for you. The combination of lime with a sugar sprinkle topping makes these cookies refreshingly delicious – be sure to whip up a bunch because they’ll disappear fast!

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Tasty Tuesday: 15 Pressure Cooker Recipes

Tasty Tuesday: 15 Pressure Cooker Recipes

Not too long ago I received an Instant Pot as a gift and it has seriously become my favorite thing! You can make anything in it, plus it does the job of 7 kitchen appliances all in one saving you space, money, and time. Cooking with high pressure reduces cooking time by up to 70% and the low pressure setting avoids overcooking delicate food. It replaces multiple kitchen tools and appliances, reduces cooking and clean up time, and even saves electricity over favorite appliances like your rice maker and slow cooker saving you more money in the long run.

Here are 15 delicious recipes you can make in your pressure cooker – everything from meat to veggies and soup to side dishes.

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Tasty Tuesday: 39 Favorite Easter Desserts

39 Favorite Easter Desserts

My five kiddos really love to celebrate Easter, it signals the beginning of spring and all sorts of outdoor play time activities, not to mention all the fabulous Easter treats and desserts that come along with the holiday. I like to fill their Easter baskets with homemade treats and they really enjoy pitching in to make fun Easter themed desserts. Here’s a terrific list of 39 delicious Easter dessert recipes that your family is sure to love.

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Shamrock Tortilla Chips for St. Patrick’s Day

Shamrock Tortilla Chips for St. Patrick's Day

How about a fun and delicious snack in honor of St. Patrick’s Day? These Shamrock Tortilla Chips are super fun to make and since they’re baked they’re a healthier alternative to fried chips and just as tasty!

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How to Cook Bacon in the Oven

How to Cook Bacon in the Oven

We all love bacon at our house and although we try not to eat a lot of it, we sure enjoy when it’s on the menu! Once or twice a month we like to make breakfast for dinner since we’re usually way to busy to make a big breakfast in the mornings and it’s fabulous to be able to walk away from the bacon while it’s cooking to take care of all the other dishes like ham, eggs and grits.

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