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Chicken Enchilada Soup

Chicken Enchilada Soup and the Cream of Chicken Soup Debate

One of my family's favorite soup recipes to make during the fall and winter is a soup I shared back in December 2008. … [Read More...]

Menu Plan

I love recipes that I can cook once and eat two or three times. They save me so much time in the kitchen. My family doesn't always love to eat the same thing three days in a row though, so I like things that I can change up for serving the second and … [Read More...]

Peanut Butter Baked Oatmeal

Gluten Free Menu Plan

Here is this week's menu plan. I made notes next to the ingredients that need to be gluten free, but as always read labels to be sure the ingredients are safe for your family. Breakfast Gluten Free Banana Pancake Muffins Peanut Butter Baked … [Read More...]

Basic gluten free muffin batter

Basic Gluten Free Muffins

It is no secret that we love muffins. We make them all the time. They make a great breakfast, snack, lunchbox treat, and even dessert. They are also easy to make in large batches and freeze for a simple make ahead treat. Over the last few … [Read More...]

Pumpkin Bread

The Best Pumpkin Bread

Pumpkin bread is perfect for the fall and holidays. This delicious pumpkin bread is one of my favorites to make this time of year! This is a recipe my sisters and I have made for years. I can't even begin to count how many loaves of this I … [Read More...]

chocolate coconut granola

Menu Plan

Here is this week's menu plan. I am hoping to restock our breakfast foods by making a large batch of homemade granola and a large batch of eggs and sausage for the freezer. They are two of our favorite things to keep on hand for easy … [Read More...]

Mexican Tomato Soup

Gluten Free Menu Plan

Here is this week's gluten free menu plan. I made notes next to the ingredients that need to be gluten free, but as always read labels to be sure the ingredients are safe for your family. Breakfast Eggs and Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Banana … [Read More...]

Homemade Brownies

Everyday Adventures

This summer we redid our back patio and yard area. We took out the old deck, which was rotting, and replaced it with a covered patio area. It is almost done and I love it! We paid to have the majority of the work done because we are not DIY type … [Read More...]

Banana Bundt Cake

Banana Bundt Cake (with a Gluten Free Option)

Do you have bananas on your counter that need to be used up? Banana bundt cake is a delicious way to put them to good use! It is officially fall, which means I have been in the baking mood. I bake some during the summer months, but there is … [Read More...]

Slow Cooked Cheesy Potato Soup

Slow Cooked Cheesy Potato Cauliflower Soup

A few months ago a friend made a cauliflower soup that was so good. When I asked her about it she said she took a basic baked potato type soup recipe and simply used cauliflower. I loved the idea and decided to give it a try with my favorite slow … [Read More...]