**Knock off** Egg & I Chicken Salad Sandwich

The Egg & I menu states: A blend of chicken, apples, walnuts, celery, green onions and mayonnaise. Served with lettuce and tomato on grilled raisin bread. I have made GREAT chicken salad sandwiches, but usually had chosen a croissant to house it — the idea of grilled cinnamon raisin bread peaked my interest. It’s amazing! You can “under dress” the mayo […]

Cooking School 101: How to Make Biscuits

Have you have ever wanted to make your own biscuits at home but didn’t know how or thought they were too difficult to even try? Maybe this recipe will be the one to change your mind! It really isn’t that difficult to make wonderful tasting, flaky, buttery, melt-in-your-mouth biscuits from scratch, just a few key things to remember and you can […]

Valentine’s Day Decor Ideas

I don’t know about you, but I simply ADORE Valentine’s day and anything that has hearts on it! Here is a quick round up of some fun things I found on Amazon to help make your living space more seasonal. Valentine Sayings Decorative Pillow No matter how you say it, this pillow speaks the language of love. Give this pillow […]

My Darling Clementine Bars

Oh My Darlin’, Oh My Darlin’, Oh My Darlin’ Clementine… A great old lovesong, right? Here is a simple treat for your sweetie that uses Clementines (or Mandarins). It’s easier than you think and leaves a lasting impression. Ingredients ½ cup powdered sugar 1 cup butter 1 ½ c + ½ c flour 4 eggs 2 c sugar 1/2 c […]

**Knockoff** TGI Friday’s Green Bean Fries

I am a sucker for these at my local TGI Fridays — but hate the hefty price tag with them! When you can get fresh green beans for $0.99/lb or less, it’s hard to pay $6.99+ for less than a pound of them. (sigh) Thanks to wasabi ranch dressing and chipotle ranch dressing, you can recreate this gem at home, for […]

15 Easy Peasy Valentine Crafts For Kids

Are you looking for some fun things to do with the kiddos for Valentine Day Crafts? We hunted around and found these easy peasy Valentine crafts for kids with these 15 fun ideas! 15 Easy Peasy Valentine Crafts For Kids Valentine Heart Garland This is a very cute and fun craft project for Valentine’s Day and this will really get […]