Barbecue Beef Sandwiches

Barbecue Beef Sandwiches

This is one of those recipes that I saw in a magazine and immediately added the ingredients to my grocery list. We love sandwiches like this, and these barbecue beef sandwiches were no exception. The recipe is easy – just coat the meat in...

Homemade Vanilla Creamer

Homemade Vanilla Creamer

I am on a homemade coffee creamer roll! After discovering just how easy homemade creamers are to make, I haven’t been able to stop. I loved the previous versions (pumpkin spice creamer and peppermint mocha creamer), but I think this vanilla creamer is my...

Tortellini with Spinach, Broccoli, and Brown Butter

Tortellini with Spinach, Broccoli, and Brown Butter

I just had to start off the new year with something containing vegetables. I feel like I owe it to you after all of those cookie recipes I posted in December. If you’re like 95% of people everywhere, you’re probably craving some sort of...

Top 10 Recipes of 2012

Reader Favorites

I have to say I’ve been looking forward to this post for awhile. I love looking back over the year and figuring out which recipes ended up being reader favorites! I have my own favorites (and Mike probably has a completely different list), but...

Countdown to 2013: Best Dessert Recipes


It wouldn’t be a true recap of the year if I didn’t include desserts! If you’ve been reading for any length of time, you’ve no doubt figured out that I post more desserts than any other type of recipe. What can I say, it’s...

Countdown to 2013: Best Snack and Appetizer Recipes

Snacks and Appetizers

I’ve been looking forward to today’s “best of” list, since I think it might come in pretty handy for New Year’s Eve celebrations. I love appetizer type foods, and I’m actually surprised I don’t have more of them on my site. I need to...

Countdown to 2013: Best Main Dish Recipes

Main Dish

Hello, and happy Friday! I hope everyone is enjoying the Countdown to 2013 series! I am having a great time looking through all the recipes I’ve posted this past year and picking out my favorites to share here. Today’s post is focused on main...

Countdown to 2013: Best Soup/Bread Recipes

Soup and Bread

If you read yesterday’s post, you know that this week I’m taking a break from sharing new recipes, and instead doing a “best of” series from 2012. Today’s theme is soups and breads, and you know I’ve got plenty of those types of recipes...

Countdown to 2013: Best Breakfast Recipes


I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas and got to enjoy time with friends and family. Mike and I have been hanging out with my family in Pennsylvania and are enjoying a little bit of relaxation time! And Scamp loves it here – my...

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas from Scamp

Merry Christmas from our family to yours!   “Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; He is Christ the Lord.” – Luke 2:11