Top 10 Recipes

Dinner, Freezer Meal, Slow Cooker

I get asked frequently what the most popular recipes on my site are.  Here is a full roundup of the 10 most popular and most pinned recipes on my blog currently. 1. One Skillet Creamy Chicken Pasta 2. White Chicken Enchiladas 3. Million Dollar Spaghetti Casserole 4. Churro Cheesecake Bars […]

DIY Apple Pie Spice

Desserts, Holiday

Apple pie spice is so easy to whip up and keep on hand without running to the store to buy the specialty spice. The added bonus of getting to tailor it to your specific liking is a real win!

Perfect Maple Cinnamon Rolls

Breakfast, Holiday

Perfect Maple Cinnamon Rolls.  These are such a crowd pleaser.  The dough is easy to make and only needs to rise for about 20 minutes.  The filling is basic and buttery.  It is the maple frosting that takes these rolls over the top.  These truly are the Perfect Maple Cinnamon Rolls. […]

Authentic Irish Coffee

Drinks, Holiday

When I go out on date night with my husband, we love to order coffee with our dessert.  Upgrade that to an Irish coffee and WOW!  I have been messing around with measurements and ingredients and then finally asked my favorite high-end restaurant how they make it.  I will never go […]

Thanksgiving Sliders

Dinner, Holiday

Thanksgiving Sliders are the perfect way to use up your Thanksgiving dinner leftovers.  You have all the main players here.  Soft roll, roasted turkey, stuffing, cranberries.  The gang’s all here.

Cranberry Pear Crumb Pie

Desserts, Holiday

Tart, bursting cranberries.  Sweet, soft, and subtle pears.  The magic of cardamom and a crumble topping made with brown sugar and salted butter.  Cranberry Pear Crumb pie is going to be the most beautiful dessert on your holiday table this year.

Best Ever Pumpkin Bread

Bread, Breakfast, Desserts, Holiday

This is just too yummy!!  I had 3 recipes for pumpkin bread that were just “ok”.  So, I played around with the recipe and this is what I came up with.  And let me just say WOAH!!  So good!  I have been using this same recipe since 2012 and I […]

Baked Sweet and Sour Chicken

100 Day Challenge, Dinner

On my way to 100 recipes in 100 days. This is recipe 12. This chicken is SO.GOOD. Really, I try not to use all caps, to avoid that yelling effect, but I couldn’t help myself.  This recipe has been floating around Pinterest for months and I am kicking myself for waiting so […]

Chicken Noodle Soup

Dinner, Freezer Meal

Montana winters are cold, snowy, and long.  They regularly start in October and end in May.  So we have a VERY long “soup season”.  This Chicken Noodle Soup is a classic.  The sweet carrots and the full flavor broth will warm you to the bones.  My very favorite thing about […]

DIY Pumpkin Pie Spice


Pumpkin Pie Spice is the staple that you need in your spice cabinet this fall!  It’s a lively mix of nutmeg, cinnamon, allspice, cloves, and two secret ingredients making an appearance. I bet you already have all 6 spices in your pantry and this is cheaper than buying a jar of […]