Zeke’s Adoption Day

Zeke’s Adoption Day

Ever since I first shared that we were hoping to adopt, to when I wrote all about bringing Zeke home from the hospital, I have received so many emails, comments, and notes of encouragement. Thank you so much for all of your support over...

Creamy Sweet Potato Soup {with Parmesan Cheese Toasts}

Creamy Sweet Potato Soup {with Parmesan Cheese Toasts}

I’ve got a great soup recipe to share with you today! I saw this creamy sweet potato soup recipe in a recent Cooking Light magazine and immediately marked it down as one I wanted to try. I love creamy soups in the fall and...

Parker House Rolls with Sea Salt

Parker House Rolls with Sea Salt

These homemade parker house rolls with sea salt are simply wonderful! They are rich and buttery, and incredibly light and fluffy. The sea salt on top makes the rolls even better and adds the perfect salty crunch. I made these this past weekend to...

Weekend Giveaway: Panini Press {SwissLane Dairy Farms Tour} – CLOSED

Panini Press Giveaway

I’ve got a really fun giveaway for you today! Thanks to the United Dairy Industry of Michigan, a few weeks ago I got the chance to tour SwissLane Dairy Farms. I joined a group of local bloggers and had a blast checking out the...

My Favorite Pumpkin Recipes for Fall

Pumpkin Recipes

I love baking with pumpkin in the fall, and over the years I’ve posted some pretty wonderful pumpkin recipes. I thought I would make it easy on you and combine my favorites in one place. Enjoy!! p.s. Most of these would make fabulous additions...

Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream

Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream

I’ve got another pumpkin treat to share with you today!  And this one is ridiculously easy. This pumpkin pie ice cream actually starts out with plain vanilla ice cream from the store, which makes it super simple to throw together. Just add in a...

Baked Gnocchi with Chicken

Baked Gnocchi with Chicken

This baked gnocchi with chicken is true comfort food.  Chicken and gnocchi are combined with mushrooms and spinach and baked in a nice creamy sauce. This dish only takes about 40 minutes, start to finish, and makes a great weeknight meal . We love...

Chocolate Pumpkin Bread

Chocolate Pumpkin Bread

I’ve got another great pumpkin recipe for you today! This chocolate pumpkin bread is sure to be a fall favorite that you make year after year. I got the recipe from a woman in my church who makes this bread every year to give...

Slow Cooker Tex-Mex Chicken Stew

Tex-Mex Chicken Stew

I have got a great crock pot recipe for you today! This slow cooker tex-mex chicken stew is so good. It’s very similar to chicken chili -similar enough that I served it with cheese on top and tortilla chips on the side. The chicken...

Soft Iced Pumpkin Cookies

Soft Iced Pumpkin Cookies

You are going to love these soft iced pumpkin cookies! I had some extra pumpkin in the house last week and Fall baking on my mind. I did some googling, and ended up discovering these delicious pumpkin cookies. They are soft and cake-like and...