Chocolate Dipped Sugar Cookie Waffles

I offered to make a treat for my friend Kenzie’s bridal shower and did not want to turn on the oven and warm up the house so opted for the waffle iron instead.  I think they turned out really cute and also really delicious! 1 (or 2) batches of Sugar Cookie Waffles, found here 1 … Continue reading

Loaded Smoked Potato Salad

I bought the hubs a Traeger Smoker and he made these amazing “baked” potatoes on it and I started thinking how tasty those would be in a potato salad so for 4th of July I decided to give it a whirl and it was delicious! 3/4 cups light mayonnaise 3/4 cup fat free sour cream … Continue reading

Traditional Tres Leches Cake

Courtney wanted Tres Leches for dessert for 4th of July so why not?  This one is particularly good, I think because the cake is light and airy and therefore soaks up more of the three milk mixture. cake 5 eggs, whites and yolks separated 3/4 cup sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup flour 1 teaspoon … Continue reading

Pineapple Chicken Quesadillas

This is a yummy and easy recipe for a summer dinner. 2 – 4 tablespoons olive oil 1 – 3 bell peppers, cored, seeded and slice (I used a red, an orange and a yellow) 1 red onion, thinly sliced salt and pepper 1 (16 oz) can pineapples tidbits, drained 1 (12.5 oz) can chicken … Continue reading

Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes

It was two of our cute little neighbor girl’s birthdays this week so I broke out my new ice cream cone cupcake pan and made some cupcakes!  Super cute, right? And topped off with pink frosting and lots of fancy sprinkles make for a perfect little girl cupcake! 1  Bake cupcakes in ice cream cone … Continue reading