Patriotic Sugar Cookies

The Fourth of July is right around the corner and my girls love M&M's so why not make some Patriotic Sugar Cookies.  This is an easy and simple recipe that is fun to make with the kids. It also has simple ingredients that are most likely in your pantry. I found the standard sugar cookie recipe at Spoonful.com. I decided to put my own twist on this cookie recipe and call it Patriotic Sugar Cookies.    Place the rolled cookie balls onto the prepped cookie sheet and bake at … [Read more...]

Southern Goulash

What is Southern Goulash you ask? In my definition, Goulash is a Southern meal of bliss that includes a mixture of pasta noodles, beans, meat, sauce and sometimes extra ingredients that Southerners may add at their discretion with a side of sweet cornbread. My mama used to always make Goulash and I could never get enough of it, so I thought I would share our version of Southern Goulash with you. Get your taste buds ready!  Southern Goulash has very few and very simple ingredients. Feel … [Read more...]

Nestle Toll House Cinnamon Chocolate Chip Cookies

I was in the mood for chocolate chip cookies so I went to Pinterest to try and find a recipe. After searching for about 10 minutes I decided to use the simple recipe on the back of the chocolate chip bag, but add my all time special ingredient and call them Nestle Toll House Cinnamon Chocolate Chip Cookies.  This recipe is the exact recipe on the back of the Nestle Toll House Chocolate Chip bag; except for that I added the glorious ingredient of cinnamon. Oh, cinnamon. It has such a … [Read more...]

Penne Pasta With Meatballs

I have a weakness for pasta, therefore we don't make it too often in our home, but when we do... we eat it up! Since I was cooking for my girls I made sure to make it 'kid friendly'; aka simple, but good. Penne Pasta with Meatballs is the perfect recipe.  Sauce: I make a simple sauce that includes 2 cans of sauce, 1 can of paste, fresh tomatoes and seasonings. Season your sauce to suit your taste buds. I use a combination of garlic salt, regular salt, pepper, Italian Seasoning, and … [Read more...]