Easter Nest Treats

Here are a couple of easy Easter treats for all my mom friends out there,  2 different versions! Version #1 – Chocolate Nests 6 oz semi sweet baking chocolate or semi sweet chocolate chips 1 cup butterscotch chips 2 cups chow mein noodles 1 cup mini marshmallows Microwave chocolate and butterscotch chips on high 2 … Continue reading

Chicken and Black Bean Tostizzas

We love black beans at our house so you will see a lot of recipes using them on this blog.  This Pillsbury recipe is quick, easy and tasty! 1 (17.3 oz) can large refrigerated flaky biscuits 1/2 cup thick and chunky salsa 1 cup diced cooked chicken (I just use a can of Costco brand … Continue reading

Grilled Pizzas

Another recipe requested by my niece Amber.  These are a summertime favorite at our house.  This is another recipe that I pulled from a magazine at some point and now can’t remember which one. Pizza Dough 1 cup warm water (105 – 115 degrees) 1 tablespoon sugar 1 (1/4 oz) package or 2 1/4 teaspoons … Continue reading

Sticky Caramel Mini Cakes

A Pampered Chef recipe requested by my niece Amber (I made them for her baby shower).  These are always a crowd pleaser! Stickey Caramel Mini Cakes 1 1/2 cups flour 1/2 cup toasted pecans, finely chopped 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 1/4 cups packed brown sugar 3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) butter, melted … Continue reading