Bacon-Wrapped Cream Cheese Jalapeño Poppers

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Update: Add Operation Everything Spicy from Legion of Spice to the cream cheese for an out-of-this-world flavor experience! The guys love them and say they’re addictive. I love them too, Continue Reading →

Leftover Holiday Ham & Dinner Rolls? Make Ham & Cheese Sliders!

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Lots of Christmas or Easter ham (supremely awesome Holiday Ham recipe) left from the big dinner and ready to change it up a bit? Add leftover rolls and you’ve got Continue Reading →

Deliciously Succulent & Tender Holiday Ham

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Several years ago, two of our best friends came down from our old home state to visit us at Christmas. We planned a fabulous dinner with the menfolk picking out Continue Reading →

Fabulous Fantasy Fudge!

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Finally a fudge I love! I had never been a fan of fudge. I’d sampled lots of different fudges from specialty shops over the years and always thought it looked Continue Reading →

The Original Peanut Butter Ball Recipe a.k.a. Buckeyes

I can’t believe how many recipes are floating around for this simple little recipe. I’ve made them every Christmas 🎄 for over 30 years, but 3 years ago, I lost the Continue Reading →

Mexican Wedding Cakes, Russian Tea Cakes, Melting Moments


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It’s Christmas Eve! This is my absolute favorite time of year. I’m thankful every single day for the greatest gift God could ever give us, a savior, and the celebration Continue Reading →

Old-Fashioned Bread Dressing for Your Thanksgiving Table

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We just call it dressing in our family and it wouldn’t be Thanksgiving without it. Grandma Betty used to make it half with oysters and half without. My husband’s family Continue Reading →

A Brief History of Cinco de Mayo & Easy Taco Pizza

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Cinco de Mayo is a celebration of the Mexican defeat over the French at a battle in Puebla. Apparently, the Mexican government owed Britain, Spain, and France after the Mexican-American Continue Reading →