Ham & Pineapple Casserole


Last Updated on March 6, 2023 I have fond memories of a pineapple & Ritz cracker casserole that my mom made a few times when I was growing up. I’m not sure what it was about that dish that has stuck in my mind because it wasn’t a frequently made item nor was it a … Read more

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The First Bites


Last Updated on February 19, 2023 You’d think by the fifth baby, the first few bites of actual food wouldn’t be very exciting any more. But it still is…maybe even more so than with the other kids because there were 4 big siblings that just had to be part of the process. They cheered Jill … Read more

Shameless Plea

Last Updated on February 19, 2023 Have you heard of Circle of Moms? They’re a site that’s over 500,000 moms strong and growing everyday. The site is an awesome forum for moms to interact, share tips and basically provide encouragement for one another. Well, they recently selected me as one of their Top 25 Foodie … Read more

Hot Chicken Salad Stuffed Bread


Last Updated on March 6, 2023 As I slightly alluded to yesterday, I kind of like bread. Not surprisingly, the rest of the family does too. So every so often, I like to make a meal that is focused around bread in one form or another. When I was really craving a sandwich the other … Read more

Homemade Chicken Rice-A-Roni


Last Updated on March 6, 2023 I used to love Rice-A-Roni. I remember eating a lot as a kid and always being excited to see it on the table. Then when I started cooking for my own family, I relied on those boxes of rice fairly frequently. Once my husband and I made the decision … Read more

Biscuits with Loaded Eggs & Bacon Gravy


Last Updated on March 6, 2023 Disclosure: I’m writing this post and creating this recipe as part of a partnership between Kitchen Play and The American Egg Board. They have compensated me for my time and cooking expenses but my opinions and tastes are my own. Over the past few years I’ve developed an affinity for eggs. For … Read more