Tortellini with Snap Peas and Pesto

Tortellini with Snap Peas and Pesto

This recipe for tortellini with snap peas and pesto makes a great summer meal. It’s fresh and flavorful, and very quick to throw together. Mike and I both love tortellini in pretty much any dish, so of course I bookmarked this easy recipe when...

Strawberry Shortcake Ice Cream

Strawberry Shortcake Ice Cream

It’s finally summer and that makes it officially ice cream season around here! I just recently broke out my ice cream maker for the first time this year. (I have the cuisisnart ice cream maker and I LOVE it!) When the nice people at...

Double Chocolate Muffins

Double Chocolate Muffins

In case you haven’t noticed, I love baking muffins. All it takes is a quick look at my muffins and quick bread category of recipes and you will be able to tell how much I love to bake these sorts of treats! I like...

Strawberries and Cream Dessert Bars

Strawberries and Cream Dessert Bars

When it comes to flavor combinations, strawberries and cream just might be one of my absolute favorites. So naturally, when I saw these strawberry and cream dessert bars on pinterest, I knew I had to make them as soon as possible. I ended up...

Quick and Easy Chicken Enchiladas

Quick and Easy Chicken Enchiladas

Don’t these quick and easy chicken enchiladas look good? I’ve been making this recipe for years, and I can’t believe I’ve never shared it on the blog before! The recipe actually comes from a professor I had in college. After I graduated, she used...

Cinnamon Crumb Banana Muffins

Cinnamon Crumb Banana Muffins

How good do these cinnamon crumb banana muffins look??  I love trying new muffin recipes, and banana muffins are some of my favorites. I don’t often stray from my current banana bread favorites (found here, here, and here), but anything with a cinnamon crumb...

Roasted Garlic, Chicken and Herb Pizza

Roasted Garlic, Chicken and Herb Pizza

We love pizza in our house and I probably make homemade pizza a few times a month. It’s an easy dinner to make and it’s always a favorite. Recently I thought I’d branch out a little bit from our favorite recipe (we love our...

Apple Cheese Danish

Apple Cheese Danish

I’ve been wanting to try an easy homemade breakfast Danish recipe for awhile now, and working with Michigan Apples gave me the perfect excuse! I love baking with apples, but don’t always think to bake with them in the spring and summer.  However, since...

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

This oatmeal chocolate chip cake with cream cheese frosting is simple and delicious. It has an almost old-fashioned taste to it, and is dangerously addicting.  I brought this cake to two different gatherings in the past few weeks, and each time it has been...

25 Lemon Recipes for Spring

Lemon Recipes for Spring

After I posted my recipe for copycat Starbucks lemon loaf last week, I started going through all the lemon recipes I’ve previous posted on the blog. And let me tell you, I must love lemon, because there are a ton of recipes! Many of...