Taco Pie – Easy Comfort Food

November 20, 2018 by Jenny Melrose

Taco pie is perfectly seasoned meat layered with all your favorite taco toppings, then baked in a flaky, buttery pie crust for a comforting weeknight meal. Your family will devour this easy taco pie with pie crust made from simple ingredients that comes together quickly.  Follow my tips below for making the best taco pie, and different options for crusts. For this recipe you will need: pie crust (homemade or …continue reading

One Bowl Brownies – Perfect Fudgy Brownie

One bowl brownies the perfect recipe – dense and fudgy, dotted with half melted chips, crispy, crackly top, and decadent enough that you’re actually satisfied after one. Using simple ingredients, make the perfect fudgy brownie without a ton of dishes. With my tips for making the perfect brownie, you’ll never be stuck with ehh brownies again. Ditch the boxed brownie mix and learn just how easy it is to make …continue reading

Holiday Cleaning – 10 Tips To Get Your Home Holiday Ready

These 10 holiday cleaning tips will not only help you keep your house cleaner, but they will also make entertaining easier. Cleaning a house for the holidays shouldn’t be stressful, so follow the guide below to making your holiday cleaning a breeze. This post is sponsored by Branch Basics and contains affiliate links. All opinions are my own. The holidays can be a very stressful time of the year. Between cooking, …continue reading

Pecan and Brown Sugar Cookies

These pecan and brown sugar cookies are soft, chewy, a little crunchy, and loaded with pecans. They are sure to become one of your favorite fall or holiday cookie recipes this year! Follow my tips below to get the perfect pecan and brown sugar cookies. I don’t know about you, but I wait all year for baking season to come around and now that it’s officially in full swing, I’ve …continue reading

Balsamic Glazed Brussels Sprouts

Balsamic glazed brussels sprouts are my go to side dish for a busy weeknight meal. This recipe perfectly combines the simplicity of oven roasted brussels sprouts with a sticky, sweet, balsamic glaze. They come together quickly and are easy enough that I hope they become a staple rotation in your family’s menu planning. Read on for my tips and tricks or scroll straight to the recipe and start cooking!    …continue reading

Cranberry Bacon Cream Cheese Appetizers

Cranberry Cream Cheese Bacon Bites are perfect for the holidays, or anytime you need a quick and super tasty cream cheese appetizers! A hot, crispy pastry yields to a creamy, cheesy center, and is bursting with savory bacon and sweet pockets of cranberries. Hi friends! It’s Heather from Totally Tailgates, stopping by with a delicious cream cheese appetizers today. These are SO easy – everyone will think you were baking …continue reading

Pressure Cooker Baked Potatoes

Pressure Cooker Baked Potatoes are perfectly cooked, fluffy potatoes every time! It doesn’t have to take hours in the oven, you can make tender potatoes right in your pressure cooker in just minutes that are perfect every time! Hey guys it’s Deb stopping by again from Bowl Me Over! Today I wanted to share with you one of my super easy go-to recipes – Instant Pot Baked Potatoes! Let me …continue reading

S’more Brownies: Easy Decadent Dessert

Make your favorite campfire treat into a decadent s’more brownie! These s’mores brownies start with a rich fudge brownie that gets covered in chocolate, roasted marshmallows, and crushed graham crackers with melted butter. They are a sweet, gooey treat with a bit of crunch. S’more brownies are super easy, but look and taste like a million bucks – they’re everything you love about s’mores with chocolaty brownies. Follow my tips …continue reading

Mashed Butternut Squash Recipe

This Mashed Butternut Squash Recipe is perfect for a fall weeknight dinner side, or as a simple, kid-friendly Thanksgiving side dish. The healthy mashed butternut squash recipe is both healthy and decadent, and is sure to be a hit with the whole family. Mashed butternut squash with brown sugar and honey is perfectly sweet, but you can happily serve it to your family without the guilt. Call me a weirdo …continue reading

Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cookies

Does fall baking always have to include apples and pumpkin spice? Heck no! This simple recipe for thick and chewy small-batch chocolate chip peanut butter cookies will have you convinced! Hey friends! Kristine from Kristine in between stopping by with one of my favorite, favorite, favorite fall recipes for you and no, it’s not apple, or pumpkin, or pumpkin spice! Don’t get me wrong, I’m a huge fan of all …continue reading

Easy Pumpkin Turnovers with Spiced Sugar Glaze

Light and airy pumpkin turnovers with a spiced sugar glaze are a super easy dessert that will make you look like a baking champion. These pumpkin cream cheese turnovers are made with a rich, buttery and flaky pastry, with a sweet pumpkin cream cheese filling that has a hint of pumpkin spice. Follow my tips below for the perfect turnovers. You’ll definitely want to make these easy pumpkin turnovers, so take …continue reading

Homemade peach ice cream

Homemade peach ice cream is the perfect dessert for hot Summer days. This ice cream is quick and easy to make and only requires ripe peaches, brown sugar, liquid cream and yogurt. The result is rich and creamy and wildly delicious. It’s Alix and Hugo from A Hedgehog in the Kitchen, back with you again to share your soon-to-be favorite ice cream recipe. It has been so hot in Paris these …continue reading

Avocado Ice Cream with Chocolate (Vegan)

The hot days of summer call for an easy no-churn avocado ice cream with chocolate!  Its so quick and easy that you can get the kids involved to make this ice cream! Best part is that its all vegan. We are a home of ice cream fanatics and we are not afraid to take our ice cream very seriously! Whenever we find ourselves in an ice cream place, we have …continue reading

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