The best easy Rice Pilaf side dish recipe made at the New York Wine and Culinary Center during a cooking class

Rice Pilaf

This rice pilaf makes for the perfect side dish to any meal!  I served it with Pork Tenderloin.  Very easy and better than the packaged stuff you buy at the grocery store!    ...

The best Autumn Chicken Macaroni and Cheese that is easy to make, cheesy, and contains butternut squash and brussels sprouts

Autumn Chicken Mac and Cheese

This is a creamy baked macaroni and cheese recipe made with butternut squash, brussels sprouts, and chicken. This is a great fall recipe! This recipe is so yummy and has a “fall twist” to...

The best and softest Snickerdoodles Cookie recipe that I have ever tried and they make a great dessert.

Snickerdoodles

Snickerdoodles are so underrated.  This recipe is easy and is the best snickerdoodle cookie recipe I have tried so far. If I could have only one cookie for the rest of my life it...

Baked Pasta and Chicken Sausage Casserole Recipe that is really easy to make and feeds a lot of people.

Baked Pasta with Chicken Sausage

This recipe for baked pasta with chicken sausage was super easy and had everything you need (starch, veggie, and meat) all in one dish.  Those are the easiest and best kind of meal in my...

My brother's Engagement in Liverpool, New York at the Retreat restaurant near Syracuse where they have the best Chicken Riggies.

A Sister is Born – My Brother’s Engagement

No, my mom is not popping out another kid 😉  My brother got engaged this weekend to a girl he met on eharmony.  It was the perfect love story!                                               God wrote another love story...

The best Peanut Butter Cup Crunch Brownies Recipe made with Pillsbury Dark Chocolate Mix that make for the perfect dessert.

Peanut Butter Cup Crunch Brownie Bars

This recipe for peanut butter cup crunch brownie bars is amazing.  These bars are the perfect combination of crunchy peanuts, Reese’s peanut butter cups and fudgy chocolate brownies and would be great to bring to a party...

Crock Pot Slow Cooker French Dip Sandwich recipe that is quick and easy for a weeknight meal.

Crock Pot French Dip Sandwiches

Easy and delicious crock pot or slow cooker French Dip Sandwiches recipe with peppers, onions, and au jus sauce served on french rolls. I have been wanting to make these sandwiches for months now and...

Trail Run at Mendon Ponds Park in Fall

The Joy of Harvest

 I am dedicating my first post to currently being amidst the transition of the seasons – and the joy of harvest!  Summer is my favorite season and I’m sad to see it go.  The...