This is my Grandma's recipe and the BEST Macaroni Salad, ever. It has everything you want: Ham, bacon, cheese, eggs, veggies, and a creamy dressing!

The Best Macaroni Salad Recipe

This is my Grandma’s recipe and the BEST Macaroni Salad, ever. It has everything you want: Ham, bacon, cheese, eggs, veggies, and a creamy dressing! If bananas are nature’s perfect food, Macaroni Salad is...

This classic 24 Hour Fruit Salad has lots of fruit and marshmallows in a creamy lemon custard sauce. Make it the night before or up to 24 hours in advance!

24 Hour Fruit Salad

This classic 24 Hour Fruit Salad has lots of fruit and marshmallows in a creamy lemon custard sauce. Make it the night before or up to 24 hours in advance! 24 Hour Fruit Salad...

Hot Swiss Cheese and Bacon Dip is a creamy and bubbly cheesy dip covered in bacon. Need I say more? I suggest doubling the batch. It's insanely good!

Hot Swiss Cheese and Bacon Dip

Hot Swiss Cheese and Bacon Dip is a creamy and bubbly cheesy dip covered in bacon. Need I say more? I suggest doubling the batch. It’s insanely good! If I didn’t have you at...

This easy Spice Cake comes from my grandma and is my most treasured recipe. Start with a mixture of boiled spices and raisins - the smell is heavenly!

Easy Spice Cake Recipe

This easy Spice Cake comes from my grandma and is my most treasured recipe. Start with a mixture of boiled spices and raisins – the smell is heavenly! This Spice Cake recipe comes straight...

This is the Caramel Apple Dip recipe of your childhood, the one made with cream cheese, sugar, vanilla. Make a giant batch because people go crazy for it!

Caramel Apple Dip Recipe

This is the Caramel Apple Dip recipe of your childhood, the one made with cream cheese, sugar, vanilla. Make a giant batch because people go crazy for it! Fall is the most depressing time...

Mexican Chicken Soup is easy, delicious, and accidentally healthy! It's also ready in 30 minutes or less and a great way to put leftover chicken to work.

Mexican Chicken Soup

Mexican Chicken Soup is easy, delicious, and accidentally healthy! It’s also ready in 30 minutes or less and a great way to put leftover chicken to work. How great is it when your entree...

The Ultimate Veggie Wrap has herbed cream cheese, Havarti, and lots of fresh vegetables! Best of all, make it ahead for an easy lunch option.

Ultimate Veggie Wrap

I teamed up with Flatout Flatbread to create the Ultimate Veggie Wrap. I’ve been compensated for my time and all opinions are 100% my own. The Ultimate Veggie Wrap has herbed cream cheese, Havarti,...

A refreshing Bavarian drink that reminds me of an Arnold Palmer - but better! Try this Lemon Spezi recipe or the more traditional orange soda version.

Lemon Spezi Recipe

A refreshing Bavarian drink that reminds me of an Arnold Palmer – but better! Try this Lemon Spezi recipe or the more traditional orange soda version. I was recently perusing Bavarian Cooking by Olli Leeb and...

A photo of Seven Layer salad served in a clear glass bowl shocasing it's seven layers: romain lettuce, red onion, green peas, mayo dressing, cheddar cheese, and topped with crispy bacon.

Seven Layer Salad

This easy Seven Layer Salad recipe is a classic Midwestern party side dish! It’s the ideal make-ahead salad, too. You can even make it the night before! There are as many recipes for Seven...

The very best Homemade Granola Recipe, easy to make and PACKED with fruit and nuts! Sweetened with honey, molasses, and vanilla. Makes a giant batch.

Homemade Granola Recipe

The very best Homemade Granola Recipe, easy to make and PACKED with fruit and nuts! Sweetened with honey, molasses, and vanilla. Makes a giant batch. There is a person in my life whose granola...

A photo of the cooked black beans in the crock pot, being stirred by a wooden spoon.

Slow Cooker Black Beans

Slow Cooker Black Beans are easy to make, inexpensive, filling, and delicious. Inspired by Chipotle’s black beans, but with BACON. I like to think of Slow Cooker Black Beans as “Magic Beans.” Our family...

A taco salad with beef, cheese, lots of fresh veggies, and Doritos! Enjoy Dorito Taco Salad again or try it for the first time. You'll love it either way!

Dorito Taco Salad

A taco salad with beef, cheese, lots of fresh veggies, and Doritos! Enjoy Dorito Taco Salad again or try it for the first time. You’ll love it either way! Taco Salads are ideal because...

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