Smores Beer Bread

Smores beer bread

I think I’ve mentioned before how versatile beer bread is, right?  I mean I’ve done a basic beer bread, then I tossed some basil in it and one day I got totally crazy and made butterscotch pecan beer bread.  Drooool.  Well now its summer which means smores!  In everything!  Including beer bread!  Yes, smores beer… Continue Reading…

Espresso Cookie Smores

Espresso cookie smores!  Coffee + smores = perfection!

No, I don’t have a problem with coffee.  I can stop at any time.  I mean, right after these espresso cookie smores.  And I totally blame my coffee problem on my children.  I barely drank coffee before I had kids.  Now?  Its the nectar of life.  It gets me going.  Its also amazing in cookies… Continue Reading…

Smores Popcorn Balls

Easy smores popcorn balls

Thank you to PopSecret for sponsoring today’s post. We eat a lot of popcorn in the Grant house.  The kids love it, and I love it.  They request it as a snack at least twice a week.  Which works for me because its a quick and easy snack that we all enjoy.  They like their… Continue Reading…

10 Easy Greek Recipes

10 Greek Recipes to Try!

I kinda forgot how much I like Greek food until I made the Greek pasta skillet.  I don’t eat it nearly enough!  I even read in a magazine the other day that a Mediterranean food diet is super healthy.  Its like a sign.  A sign that I need more Greek food in my life!  And… Continue Reading…

Greek Pasta Skillet

Greek pasta skillet - one pan, 20 minute meal!

Hey yall!  Welcome to another #blogfilmfood!  The idea of this series is simple – we have a virtual movie night and potluck with our friends.  This month I was in charge of the movie selection.  I had a ton of ideas run through my head, but stuck with My Big Fat Greek Wedding!  So this… Continue Reading…

Espresso Cookies

Espresso cookies!

The other day I said that I hated making cookies.  And that was a lie.  A bold faced lie.  I love me some cookies.  Some times it hard to tell what I love more – the dough or the actually baked cookie.  But I do love cookies.  The kids love cookies.  Santa loves cookies.  Heck,… Continue Reading…

Key Lime Pie Granola

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One thing that Ryon loves is key lime pie.  I know this because he reminds me of it constantly.  He’s always asking me to make him a key lime pie.  “When are you going to make another key lime pie, honey?”  “It would be a great day for a key lime pie.”  “Know what does… Continue Reading…

25+ Popsicle Recipes

25+ Popsicle Recipes

Holy moly.  Summer is in full force down here in South Texas.  Its hot, yall!  We try to think of creative ways to stay cool during the day.  Our air condition seems to never stop running.  And everyone is going a little stir crazy.  [Anyone else?!]  Since the kids love helping in the kitchen, what… Continue Reading…

Toasted Coconut White Chocolate Macademia Cookies

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I really hate making cookies. It’s like when I make them they have to be eaten. In mass quantities. Because when I make cookies I don’t just make a couple. I make a couple dozen. And they just beg to be eaten. These toasted coconut white chocolate macadamia cookies? It’s like they were calling my… Continue Reading…

Caramel Macchiato French Toast

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We are heading back from vacation today. I’m actually lying in a hotel in Sikeston, Missouri writing this on my ipad. I love love LOVE being in Michigan surrounded by family. We spent a week and a half laughing, watching the kids play, celebrating and eating. I don’t care what you say – there is… Continue Reading…