Cooking for a family, while making family time

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Scalloped Zucchini

Scalloped Zucchini

Now that my husband has been doing the Keto diet for over a year he has grown a little tired of zucchini. The thing with zucchini is it’s versatility and low net carb value make it a staple in his diet. Burnt out on zoodles? […]

Rainbow Crunch Cupcakes

Rainbow Crunch Cupcakes

My daughter just had the rainbow unicorn birthday party of her dreams. My youngest daughter is the most interested in cooking of any of my children. I always say she likes to challenge me culinary-wise, and especially on her birthday. These little cupcakes were a […]

Caramel Apple Bites

Caramel Apple Bites

I’m sure you’ve seen these or something similar to them floating around online. I myself saw these on Pinterest many years ago and decided to give them a try. What a hit they were at a play date for my daughter. An activity and a […]

Fettuccine & Pumpkin Alfredo

Fettuccine & Pumpkin Alfredo

Savory pumpkin dishes are something still new to me, and I’ve been so pleasantly surprised how well the flavor works. This pumpkin alfredo is a really easy starting point for anyone interested in making the jump from sweet pumpkin dishes to savory. A staple of […]

Ham Egg & Swiss Casserole

Ham Egg & Swiss Casserole

Mommy Spicers! I had so many of you wanting a new breakfast idea that I decided to try something a little out of my wheel house. Breakfast casserole! We usually go the breakfast sandwich route but boy was this easier. A literal dump and bake […]

Lemon & Blueberry Muffins

Lemon & Blueberry Muffins

My love for lemon runs deep! It’s such a versatile ingredient and I enjoy finding new ways to use it. A very dear friend of mine had just had a brand new baby and I wanted to bring her something yummy when I went to […]

Nutty Banana Sandwich

Nutty Banana Sandwich

In search for a new lunch box idea? This one is a breeze! Only 3 ingredients and just different enough to keep the kids happy. This little recipe came about one day when I had too many ripe bananas in the house. Never one to […]

Chili Relleno Dip

Chili Relleno Dip

We’re a huge football family, we go all out every Sunday in the fall and winter. We dress up, eat lots of yummy snacks and all watch the game together as a family. Chips and dip are a staple, you just can’t beat a good […]

Cherry Lemon Mini Pies

Cherry Lemon Mini Pies

We have this awesome local fruit farm that we go and pick various things at every year. Right now is prime cherry picking and I needed a new cherry recipe. My kids and I always make summer bucket lists of things we want to do […]

Veggie Nuggets

Veggie Nuggets

I am always looking for new and creative ways to get more vegetables into my kids. Nuggets seem to be a food group all their own for children, whether frozen, homemade or from a drive through, they just love them. This idea came to me […]