50+ Creative School Lunch Ideas

These school lunch ideas are great! There are so many things here that I never even thought of!

I was excited to do a sponsored post for Rubbermaid LunchBlox because we pack a lot of lunches, we are always on the lookout for new lunch containers, and we really like the quality of the Rubbermaid brand of containers. The package with the LunchBlox arrived during a week of music camp for Grace. She immediately […]

Patriotic Chocolate Covered Pretzel Twists

Patriotic Chocolate Covered Pretzel Twists

Aren’t these patriotic chocolate covered pretzels fun? When you see how easy they are to make, you’ll be whipping some up for your Memorial Day picnic. Because really, who can resist chocolate covered pretzels? Nobody, that’s who. Add Twizzlers Twists, and you have a supreme candy concoction. Materials All you need for these chocolate covered pretzel twists […]

Grilled Stuffed Burritos with Chicken, Feta, and Sargento Mexican Cheese

Grilled burritos stuffed with chicken, BBQ sauce, couscous, Sargento cheese, feta, Greek yogurt, and salsa - These are so delicious!

These burritos are like the pinnacle of food for Joe and me. They’re stuffed with everything imaginable – shredded chicken, couscous or rice, black beans, corn, Mexican blend cheese, salsa, Greek yogurt or sour cream, and feta cheese. Sure, fancier food is nice, but these burritos are something we could eat day in and day out, all […]

CrockPot Mexican Steak and Beans


We like meals where there is salsa and there is cheese. Give us those two things, throw in some chocolate beans (Allie’s term, black beans to the rest of us) and corn, and you have a meal that Joe and I are sure to gobble up. This recipe, because it is made in the CrockPot, […]

Hot Pizza Dip Recipe

Hot Pizza Dip - A super easy appetizer that pleases a crowd!

When I was a Pampered Chef consultant, I made this hot pizza dip recipe pretty often at parties. It was always a big hit because it tastes amazing, and it’s easy to put together. The original recipe is slightly different than my version. If you want the real Pampered Chef recipe, you’ll have to Google […]

Cinnamon Fruit Dip Recipe

Cinnamon fruit dip recipe - This comes together so quickly and has only 4 ingredients! It's a 5-minute recipe!

Last Sunday, it was our turn to bring the snacks for the small group meeting we attend at church. The other group members had set the bar high – homemade guacamole (that’s amazing), fruit trays, tortilla pinwheels, and spinach and artichoke dip (also amazing). We had planned to bring a fruit tray, but there were […]