Portobella Mushroom & Potato Slow Cooker Chicken

Amazingly simple to make slow cooker recipes packed with chicken, portobella mushrooms and potatoes. Total comfort food!

It's totally slow cooker season. I certainly use mine year round, but when fall approaches, it's time to kick it up another notch. When it becomes cooler and your schedule seems like it's going to burst at the seams, it's time.  This week, I'm sharing the best of two recipes that I shared earlier this year for the ultimate in comfort food. If you've been hanging out around here, you probably remember my Creamy Potatoes & Chicken Slow Cooker recipe or maybe this Portobella Chicken ...

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Fun & Food. Experience it all at Cracker Barrel!

sweet potato fries

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Cracker Barrel. All opinions are 100% mine. I truly love dining out, but what I've realized lately that it's the experience that takes it over the top. Good service and an entertaining environment really seals the deal for me. It's been a serious handful of years since I visited Cracker Barrel. Now that we live super close to one, it was time for another visit. First off, just the fact that they offer breakfast all day really sings to ...

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New for Breakfast: Avocado & Tomato Fluffy Egg Cups (Giveaway)

Mmm. Eggs with Avocado and Tomatoes. Perfect breakfast combo in minutes!

Breakfast is my favorite meal of the day. I've been known to also enjoy it for lunch or dinner too. Why not? It's such an easy yet delicious meal to put together. With busy back to school schedules, we could always use some clever but simple recipe ideas. Today, I'm sharing a delicious option that can be whisked up in about 15 minutes. You won't even believe it. Plus, I'm sharing the secret to making amazing fluffy eggs too. Hungry yet? This is a sponsored post by Lunchbox about how to make ...

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35 Amazing Desserts and Snacks Using Apples

Say yes to apples this year. They'll never go bad when you have these amazing apple desserts & snacks on your list. #1 sounds AMAZING!

Isn't apple picking fun? We love going as a family at least once a year. You have the perfect time to be together, bond, and enjoy nature. But, after a couple hours, you end up going home with TONS of apples! While some are great for a quick snack, what are you going to do with all the others?! I've provided plenty of solutions for that! There are so many creative snacks and desserts you can make with apples. It's the perfect time to gather up some recipes for the upcoming fall season! Not only ...

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33 Breakfast Smoothie Recipes to Sip On-The-Go

Busy? Grab your quick nutrition by the cup full with these crazy amazing breakfast smoothie recipes!

Ever have a morning where you wake up late, rush around the house to get ready for the day, and only have time to grab a banana and go? It happens way too often! Well, I have a solution that is just as yummy as a sit-down breakfast, only it saves you time, you carry it in a cup and sip it! Yes! I'm talking about breakfast smoothies! From blueberries and strawberries, to carrots and kale, and even peanut butter and CHOCOLATE, you're bound to find the perfect smoothie for you! Caution! Pictures ...

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Strawberry Shortcake Ice Cream Pie Recipe (Giveaway)

Try this super easy Strawberry Shortcake Ice Cream Pie. Plus ice cream from scratch or store bought. #NationalIceCreamPieDay

Did you know that today is National Ice Cream Pie day? Oh yes it is. Such a shame that I've missed it so many years before. But not to fear, I'm on it this time. How does making Strawberry Shortcake Ice Cream Pie sound? The beautiful thing is that it's so easy to make. I kept the ingredients nice and simple so you can enjoy this any time your heart desires. This is a product sponsored post by Ginny's, all opinions are my own. Any ice cream treat is only as delicious as the ice cream ...

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33+ Dinner Recipes in 30 Minutes or Less

YES. Totally bookmarking this. Perfect for back to school. All dinner recipes can be made in 30 minutes or even less!

Back to school, busy schedules and not enough time in the day? You had to stay late at work, you're rushing to get home to your family, and it's already 6 o'clock! All you want to do is take your shoes off and relax, but what about dinner? No worries! Here are some ideas to get a delicious dinner done in just 30 minutes or less! You'll finally get time to enjoy some down time because you can have dinner on the table in 30 minutes or less with these yummy ideas.  These recipes are far from ...

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Take a Break with this 4 for $40 Deal at Buca di Beppo

baked ziti

Feeling a little flustered with all the back to school preparation? I sure am. Over the last three days, I've been to about a zillion different stores trying to find just the right school clothes, footwear and supplies. My son's literally headed back to school tomorrow. I know, so early right? Can't believe we're swapping casual summer days so soon.  Sometimes, we just need a little break. Other times we need a big one! This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Buca di Beppo. ...

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Slow Cooker Cheesy Ranch Chicken

What!? 4 Ingredients to make this cheesy slammin' slow cooker chicken. #slowcooker #crockpot

Now that summer is winding down and life is guaranteed to get busier, my mind will be on easy dinner solutions again. When it comes to classic comfort foods that are perfect for dinner after a hectic day, cheese and potatoes are always right at the top of my list. Having both in one meal all cooked up in the slow cooker? Seems like a total win for a weeknight! Using simple shortcuts like cheddar soup and dry salad dressing mix, this slow cooker recipe couldn't be any more simple. No fuss, ...

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Pinterest Remake: I Tried Cooking Veggies in My Dishwasher

Dishwasher cooking? Kinda crazy, kinda awesome. Practical? Hmm. I'll try anything once.

Most of you are probably really confused right now. Two weeks ago, I would have been too. Apparently cooking in the dishwasher is not really a new thing, but it seems to be a resurfacing trend. Yes. Seriously. People are cooking up salmon and even shrimp in there. Since it was time for my monthly Pinterest Remake post, it seemed like the perfect time to experiment with a more fail proof option. Vegetables. What could go wrong?  There are affiliate links in this post. Let me stick a ...

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Slow Cooker Sweet Potatoes (Giveaway)

Why haven't I tried this before! The slow cooker makes sweet potatoes so tender and delicious! No cleanup

I really thought they started school early here until I found out that some kids actually start back this week! On that note, it's the perfect time to share easy meal ideas. Don't you think? One of my most reliable tricks to having a good meal prepared at night is by using my slow cooker. We've been eating sweet potatoes in a variety of ways recently and I'd been wanting to finally try them in slow cooker. Yum! This is a sponsored post about Country Crock's new Simple Recipe, all opinions are my ...

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