Pumpkin TWIX® Mini Scones + The Ultimate BOO Basket

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Pumpkin TWIX® Mini Scones – soft, spiced, little pumpkin scones, made with TWIX® candies are the perfect Halloween treat. They are also a great addition to BOO baskets. You can visit BOO It Forward at Walmart.com for all of your BOO’ing essentials including everything you need to create my Ultimate BOO Basket.

Pumpkin TWIX® Mini Scones

BOO’ing – a Favorite Halloween Tradition

October is here and with Halloween approaching, it is time to prepare for BOO’ing. BOO’ing is a favorite Halloween tradition and a great way to surprise family and friends. First, you create a bundle of Halloween goodies. Then you secretly deliver it to someone along with a note encouraging them to go ahead and “BOO It Forward” and BOO someone else. It is a lot of fun and we look forward to BOO’ing every year. Continue reading →


Creamy Dill Dip

Creamy Dill Dip – a fresh, delicious and healthy dip that is full of flavor, perfect for a party or get together.

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Settling Into Our New House

It’s been nearly 8 weeks since we moved into our new house in West Chester. After lots and lots of packing and even more organizing, it is beginning to feel like home. We still have lots more to do, but we are settling in nicely. Continue reading →

Creamed Corn Cornbread Muffins

Creamed Corn Cornbread Muffins – these moist and delicious muffins are so quick and easy to make using a homemade mix.

Creamed Corn Cornbread Muffins

I’ve mentioned that I like to keep a batch of homemade cornbread mix on hand in my pantry. That way I can quickly and easily make a batch of homemade cornbread, muffins or topping anytime I like. I’ve shared some recipes using my homemade mix, including Orange Honey Cornbread and Tex Mex Chicken Casserole with Cornbread Topping. Continue reading →

Easy Chicken Fried Rice

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Easy Chicken Fried Rice – skip the takeout, this delicious fried rice is so easy to make and ready in under twenty minutes.

Easy Chicken Fried Rice

Everyone in my family loves rice, especially my three young kids. We enjoy it in all formats including as a side dish, in stir fries and in casseroles. However, I don’t always have the time to make rice from scratch, especially on busy weeknights. Continue reading →


Spinach Banana Chia Seed Smoothies

Spinach Banana Chia Seed Smoothies – one of these vitamin-packed, creamy, green smoothies is great for a healthy breakfast or snack anytime.

Spinach Banana Chia Seed Smoothies

Drink Your Veggies

I love using both chia seeds and frozen banana chunks in smoothies. Because then you don’t need to add ice to the smoothies, which can melt and water them down. Plus chia seeds are a super food and add protein and fiber. Continue reading →