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January 6, 2017
Slow Cooker Hearty Chicken and Vegetable Tortilla Soup

Slow Cooker Hearty Chicken and Vegetable Tortilla Soup

This hearty soup is perfect for those cold winter nights when you’d rather be curled up under a blanket with a warm bowl of soup than spending time cooking in the kitchen. Throw the ingredients in the slow cooker early in the day and later that evening you have a […]
November 22, 2016
Food, Family Travel & Bourbon: A Few of My Favorite Things

Food, Family Travel & Bourbon: A Few of My Favorite Things

Fall is one of my favorite times of the year. With the start of a chill in the air, the abundance of college football and the beauty of colorful fall foliage, this time of the year always signals the beginning of gatherings among family and friends. Whatever the occasion, whether […]
November 22, 2016
White Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Caramel Popcorn

What to Snack On This Holiday Season: White Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Caramel Popcorn

Looking for the perfect snack for family gatherings or holiday parties this season? Want to treat someone to a special homemade gift? Caramel popcorn is always a great idea, but why not bump it up a bit and take it to the next level with some White Chocolate Pumpkin Spice […]
July 15, 2016

Quick & Easy No Churn Candy Bar Cookie Ice Cream – A Perfect Kids in the Kitchen Activity

Ever wish you could take all of your favorite candy bars and cookies and enjoy them in a scoop of ice cream? Well, your wish has been granted! No Churn Candy Bar Cookie Ice Cream takes less than 30 minutes to make, is so easy your kids can make it […]
June 21, 2016

No Churn White Chocolate Strawberry Shortcake Ice Cream – The Perfect Way to Welcome Summer

Summer has officially begun and nothing says summer like homemade ice cream, especially No Churn White Chocolate Strawberry Shortcake Ice Cream. The kids and I recently went on a strawberry picking adventure and came home with what seemed to be a ton of strawberries. After waging a war of strawberry […]
June 10, 2016
Fresh Strawberries Make the Best Strawberry Pie

The Tale of Two Strawberry Pies

Summer is here and nothing says summer more than fresh strawberries and a trip to the farm for strawberry picking. We are very fortunate here in Louisville, KY to have many local farms within a short drive. One of our favorites is Joe Huber’s Farm in Indiana. A short 30 […]
May 13, 2016
Peanut and Tree Nut Free Kentucky Chocolate Pie Bars

Allergy-Friendly Kentucky Chocolate Pie Bars

This past weekend we hosted friends for their first Kentucky Derby here in Louisville, Kentucky. For most people, the first Saturday in May is just any other weekend, but to those of us who live in Kentucky, Derby Day is a national holiday taken VERY seriously. So seriously that schools […]
May 13, 2016

Allergy-Friendly Kentucky Chocolate Pie

Allergy-Friendly Kentucky Chocolate Pie 12345 Votes: 0 Rating: 0 You: Rate this recipe! Print Recipe Allergy-Friendly Kentucky Chocolate Pie Bars, using roasted sunflower seeds for a peanut free and tree nut free dessert. CourseDessert CuisineDessert Servings Prep Time 24 bars 25 mins Cook Time 30-45 mins (depending on pan used) […]
May 4, 2016
Milky Way Sundae Beaches & Cream Soda Shop

Take a Trip to an Old Fashioned Ice Cream Parlor at Beaches & Cream Soda Shop

In full disclosure I must first note that ice cream is my favorite food. Hands down. I would eat it every day, all day, if humanly possible without clogging all my arteries. But that in no way influenced this post about Beaches & Cream Soda Shop. Ok maybe just a […]
April 26, 2016
Bourbon Smoked Sea Salt Bourbon Soaked Cake

Bourbon Smoked Sea Salt Caramel Bourbon Soaked Chocolate Cake

Let me just say this right now – this cake is so decadent you might need to leave it under lock and key or it will be gone within hours after you make it. I made this cake for my bourbon-loving husband’s birthday…….and then ate the rest for breakfast the […]