Tag: kid favorite

Old-Fashioned Mini Blueberry Muffins

Old-Fashioned Mini Blueberry Muffins

Homemade mini blueberry muffins are sweet little treats that adults and kids just love.   When my kids were toddlers they used to call them baby blueberry muffins or muffin bites. These are the best from-scratch muffins that are made with fresh blueberries and just a…

Instant Pot Creamy Chicken Spaghetti

Instant Pot Creamy Chicken Spaghetti

Chicken spaghetti in the Instant Pot is a quick and easy recipe. This one-pot chicken and pasta recipe is comforting and delicious.  The boneless skinless chicken breast cook until tender and ready to shred once it is done cooking.  Adding the chicken back into the…

Easy Restaurant Style Mexican Rice

Easy Restaurant Style Mexican Rice

Cooking your own restaurant-style Mexican rice is very easy. It only requires a few basic ingredients that you likely already have in your pantry. It is delicious, made in one pot, and is done in about 30 minutes.  You could not ask for anything more…

Macaroni and Cheese with Caramelized Onions and Bacon

Macaroni and Cheese with Caramelized Onions and Bacon

Whether you call it macaroni and cheese, mac and cheese, or mac n cheese one thing is for sure, everyone loves it.  This homemade mac and cheese recipe is the best. It is gourmet with a cheese sauce made from scratch, plus the additions of…

Strawberries and Vanilla Whipped Cream

Strawberries and Vanilla Whipped Cream

Fresh sweet ruby red strawberries are a wonderful treat on their own but add homemade vanilla whipped cream and a seemingly simple pairing becomes the ideal dessert. This recipe is so simple and heavenly it can be enjoyed weekly through spring and summer when fresh…

Poke Bowls: Kids Love to Make and Eat

Poke Bowls: Kids Love to Make and Eat

The most popular bowl right now is POKE, (pronounced poh-kay) and my kids and I absolutely agree. After all who are we to argue with fresh amazing ingredients that we can customize to each of our likings.  Learning to make this at home is not…

Pineapple Banana Protein Smoothie

Pineapple Banana Protein Smoothie

  This irresistible smoothie has a protein punch to help sustain your energy plus fresh fruit to satisfy your sweet tooth.  Tart juicy fresh pineapple, potassium-rich bananas, vanilla protein powder, and rich coconut milk create a whirlwind of flavors in this creamy protein shake.  It…

The Best Banana Streusel Muffins

The Best Banana Streusel Muffins

Overripe bananas have never had a better calling than to become banana streusel muffins.  A sweet crumble topping adds some crunch to the perfect fluffy muffin.  Using three bananas really showcases the natural sweetness of the fruit. This recipe also calls for real butter, buttermilk,…