Dairy-Free Pumpkin Muffins next to an orange napkin.

Dairy-Free Pumpkin Muffins

These Dairy-Free Pumpkin Muffins are a perfect addition to your Fall breakfast menu.  Made with soy milk, and vegetable oil, they’re a great way to incorporate soy into your daily diet and are SO moist and full of flavor that you won’t be able to eat just one! So, it’s almost Fall and everyone’s posting […]


Thanksgiving Menu

This simple Thanksgiving Menu is one that we have been serving for 15+ years. (With a few variations of course!) These basics are a must for our Midwest family. Thanksgiving Menu Now, things have changed over the years including how much we make (being a family a 7!) and if we are hosting or not. […]

slice, Magic Layer Pumpkin Cake on a white plate topped with cinnamon chips


Magic Pumpkin Layer Cake is vanilla cake on the bottom with pumpkin pie filling layered on top and finished with cinnamon whipped topping. MAGIC PUMPKIN LAYER CAKE I don’t know about you but I’m ready for fall. Well, maybe not the shorter days that come with fall. I am a daytime, warm, sunshine-loving kinda gal. […]

vanilla slice

Vanilla Slice

We’re paying tribute to one of New Zealand’s signature desserts: the Vanilla Slice. It’s made up of a layer of vanilla bean-speckled pastry cream sandwiched between crunchy layers of puff pastry. If you ask us, it’s no wonder the vanilla slice is one of New Zealand’s most beloved sweets. Our take wouldn’t be complete without […]

Logan the Golden Dog with his box of PetArmor Plus.

Chicken and Cheese Dog Treats

Your dog will go nuts for these homemade Chicken and Cheese Dog Treats! They’re made with delicious ingredients like ground chicken, mozzarella cheese, and flaxseed. It’s an easy dog treat recipe to show you love them just as using PetArmor Plus to protect them from fleas and ticks will help you do the same. It never […]

No-Boil Macaroni and Cheese


No Boil Homemade Macaroni and Cheese! The easiest, creamiest homemade macaroni and cheese ever. No boiling the noodles first and it is made all in one pan! NO-BOIL HOMEMADE MACARONI AND CHEESE Is there anything more comforting than mac and cheese? I have been making this recipe for years now and it is one of […]

Cannoli Sheet Cake

Cannoli Sheet Cake

Embedded with dark chocolate chunks and topped with an ethereal ricotta icing, this sheet cake is a delicate, soft take on the crunchy Italian classic. Save Recipe Print Cannoli Sheet Cake   Makes 1 (13×9-inch) cake Ingredients 1¾ cups (385 grams) firmly packed light brown sugar ¾ cup (170 grams) unsalted butter, melted 3 large […]

Beginners Baking Tips

The first key is to gain a basic understanding of what you are looking to make such as ingredients, and the baking process. Read the recipe thoroughly before turning on the oven. Make sure you understand the process and ingredients involved in what you are looking to make. It will not be enough to simply […]

A slice of Orange Creamsicle Dream Bars on a plate with a fork.

Orange Creamsicle Dream Bars

Orange Creamsicle Dream Bars – the perfect NO BAKE refreshing summer dessert! Everyone’s taste buds will love the sugar cone crust, cheesecake layer, and orange cream topping. It will take you back to the days of buying an Orange Creamsicle off the ice cream truck. The Orange Creamsicle was and still is one of my […]