Food and Recipes

Copycat Honey Baked Ham in the Slow Cooker

We aren’t near a Honey Baked Ham anymore to even considering making a purchase for the holidays. We never did anyway since our families always prepared the main proteins during our big dinners. If you want to recreate the same flavor that Honey Baked Ham has, try this recipe. It’s simple and can be made…

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Tater Tot Casserole

If you’re looking for an easy and quick dinner, look no further! This Tater Tot Casserole is super simple to make and can even be done in a crockpot if you’re short on time! I have also included the slow cooker instructions below. There are veggies in the casserole, however, you can easily swap out…

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Panera Mac and Cheese Recipe

This Panera Mac and Cheese recipe is my kids’ favorite dish whenever we go to Panera. It’s also a great recipe if you’re looking for a white cheddar mac and cheese. Homemade also tastes better than any restaurant version you can get, so making this dish at home saves quite a bit (since I can…

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Mason Jar Salad

Mason jar salads are so convenient! I prepare these several times a month for my husband to take to work, and for me to grab out of the fridge while I’m working from home. It’s easy for him to transport to work and the veggies stay fresh until he’s ready to eat since the dressing…

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Mason Jar Lunches: Homemade Lunchables

Lunchables are one of my kids’ all-time favorite snacks. I seriously don’t get it. It’s just crackers, meat and cheese. Since they have peanut allergies, they can’t even eat the treat that’s in most of them since they are usually peanut products. One week I grabbed some crackers on sale and picked up the pre-sliced…

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Chocolate Heart Lebkuchen Recipe

This is a German biscuit type cookie, traditionally made at Christmas.  I thought it would go wonderfully for Valentine’s  Day.  Instead of giving  your honey a card, treat them to one of these.  They are sweet and spicy. Makes about 30 cookies Chocolate Heart Lebkuchen Ingredients 1/2 cup, Butter (unsalted) 3/4 cup, Brown Sugar (firmly packed) 1 egg…

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Copycat Long John Silver’s Chicken Recipe

I can’t remember the last time I visited a Long John Silvers! You won’t even know the difference between this batter recipe and the Long John Silvers chicken batter recipe! I’m sure this has to be healthier. In my head anyway! Either way, this copycat recipe hits the spot when I’m craving Long John Silvers chicken!…

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