Baked, Brunch, Home Cooking, Recipes

Egg and Croissant Brunch Bake

Brunch is always a good idea! Cheesy goodness surrounds this delicious brunchable dish. I tried this amazing egg, ham, cheese & croissant mash up months ago at a quaint corner restaurant. Their recipe is hush, hush 🤫 ... I searched & found a similar match --- wanted to share this recipe with breakfast & brunch… Continue reading Egg and Croissant Brunch Bake

Happiness is homemade, Home Cooking

Mashed Potatoes, Homemade

Mash em' up! These homemade mashed potatoes are a staple side dish on my family's Thanksgiving table. Simple, creamy, buttery --- a delicious (devoured) dish. Great on their own or a perfect side for dinner : ) This is one of my son's absolute favorites & most requested. He swears they're the best (sweet kid… Continue reading Mashed Potatoes, Homemade

Autumn, Home Cooking, Recipes, sunday dinner

Farfalle with Spinach, Caramelized onions and Butternut Squash

What's for dinner?... bow tie pasta with lots of veggies and a creamy parmesan sauce. Yum! Did you know farfalle is also known as farfalloni or farfalline? An Italian style recipe with a touch of Autumn. I love everything about this dish : ) I roasted the butternut squash with salt & brown sugar for… Continue reading Farfalle with Spinach, Caramelized onions and Butternut Squash

Happiness is homemade, Home Cooking, Recipes

My Chili Recipe

A little chili! Chili aka con carne --- a simple yet hearty meal. Chili is a perfect Autumn or Winter dish to cozy up to! One reason I love chili, making extra to freeze for another day. The leftovers taste even better! Thick, chunky, flavorful without being too sweet or spicy … definitely not the… Continue reading My Chili Recipe

Happiness is homemade, Home Cooking, Recipes

Glazed Rainbow Carrots and Green Beans

Rainbow carrots : ) Have you tried them? I think there's a subtle difference in flavor. Fun facts --- one person consumes over 10,000 carrots in their lifetime. Carrots are the second most popular type of vegetable after potatoes. I've made brown sugar glazed carrots in the past and wanted to try something new. Balsamic… Continue reading Glazed Rainbow Carrots and Green Beans

Happiness is homemade, Home Cooking, Recipes

Gruyere Thyme Rolls

Easy homemade dinner rolls! I purchased crab legs (one of my favorites AND a big thanks to Labor Day sales)!! I wanted to add a little something on the side. So, I baked up these guys.  I couldn't resist dipping a couple of pieces into the butter & it made the roll extra yummy. If… Continue reading Gruyere Thyme Rolls

Baked, Food for the Soul, Home Cooking

Macaroni and Cheese Donuts

Take a cheese! When my son was 3 yrs old he picked up his Mom Mom's camera and said "take a cheese". Lol! Evidently we used the old 'Say cheese' photo-op moments often. Moving on to the cheesy business... I made something really good but really bad. Stirred up some homemade macaroni n' cheese... as… Continue reading Macaroni and Cheese Donuts