So what’s a recipe for a decadent dessert doing on this healthy recipe and lifestyle blog, you might ask? Well, for one thing, it’s okay to indulge in a treat every now and then. And for another, you are likely to have guests for Thanksgiving who don’t adhere to the same dietary guidelines you do. […]

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My lovely DDIL is a creature of habit. Once she tastes a food she loves, she’ll ask you to make it over and over again. Such is the case with this dessert cheese ball that her mother, Lori, makes. It’s Tracy’s favorite and she asks her mom to make it for every party (what does […]

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One of my newest favorite foods is Triscuits, roasted garlic flavor. These are some of the yummiest crackers I’ve ever tasted! If you haven’t tried them yet rush out and buy a box! Since I’m not a big traditional breakfast eater, I often have Triscuits and string cheese along with a smoothie in the morning. […]

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This recipe is one I adapted from a recipe on a can of crescent roll dough, back when Pillsbury was offering a sheet of dough rather than the separated triangles. I thought it was great because crescent rolls are so good for making many different recipes, in particular appetizers. I’m not sure if Pillsbury just […]

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Today is my grandson’s very first birthday! My precious little boy is having a birthday party tomorrow. I asked his mom what I could bring for munchies to serve before pizza and birthday cake and she said, without any hesitation whatsoever, “Tortilla roll-ups!” I made them for her baby shower over a year ago (that’s […]

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Another Sunday, another party! Last weekend after church we celebrated one of our member’s 50th birthdays. It was a lot of fun but this was following on the heels of celebrating Pastor Tom’s 65th birthday and Valentine’s Day before that. Truth be told, I’m a bit partied out. For this last celebration, I only had […]

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