The One with the Amazingly Easy Arroz Con Gandules

If I ever had to choose ONE rice recipe to live off of for the rest of my days ... this would be that rice. This rice is so easy to make and so filling, it's practically a meal on its own. I've never really measured much when I've made this rice so here's my … Continue reading The One with the Amazingly Easy Arroz Con Gandules

The One with the Easy Peasy Banana Pudding Pie

You guys. I've made banana pudding for YEARS, however, while grocery shopping the other day I spotted vanilla wafer pre-made pie crust. Um, hello!? Of course I'm going to turn my pudding into pie. 😍 And I'm sooo happy I did.   Easy Peasy Banana Pudding Pie Ingredients: 1 9 inch pre-made Nilla wafer pie … Continue reading The One with the Easy Peasy Banana Pudding Pie

The One with Jo’s Chicken and Dumplings

A few days ago, I wrote in my journal about the new cookbook I purchased from Joanna Gaines, Magnolia Table. Well, it was a cold and snowy afternoon so I decided that the first recipe I was going to try was Joanna's Chicken & Dumplings on page 215. I'm so glad I did. This recipe … Continue reading The One with Jo’s Chicken and Dumplings

The One with the Corn Bread Pudding

For the past couple of years, this corn bread pudding has made an appearance at our Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners. My sister is the one who inspired me to make this actually... and by "inspired", I mean begged. So after taking an entire afternoon to research different corn bread pudding recipes, I finally decided on … Continue reading The One with the Corn Bread Pudding

The One with the Most Amazing Sweet Potato Casserole Ever

Seriously, you guys. I've made this SWEET POTATO CASSEROLE every single Thanksgiving for the past seven years. I discovered this little gem on Pinterest many moons ago and I'm so excited to finally have a place to save it so that this recipe stays in my family forever. Yes, it's just THAT good. So without further … Continue reading The One with the Most Amazing Sweet Potato Casserole Ever

The One with the Ultimate Chocolate Chip Pecan Cookies

I can't for the life of me remember where or how this recipe came to be but somewhere along the lines I ended up with this Ultimate Chocolate Chip Pecan Cookie recipe that I absolutely looooove. ❀ If you're ready for some chocolate-y chippy pecan delightfulness, then keep on reading. Ingredients 3/4 cup butter, softened 1/4 cup sugar 3/4 cup brown sugar … Continue reading The One with the Ultimate Chocolate Chip Pecan Cookies

The One with the Best Pumpkin Cupcakes Ever

This recipe comes straight out of my tasteofhome BEST LOVED Recipes cookbook. If you can only have ONE cookbook, this is the one. This recipe makes about 16 fabulous, mouth watering, and uber flavorful pumpkin cupcakes. Hands down, my favorite pumpkin cupcake EVER.   Pumpkin Cupcakes   Ingredients:  2/3 cup shortening 2 eggs 3/4 cup maple … Continue reading The One with the Best Pumpkin Cupcakes Ever

The One with the Easy Cheesy Chicken Ranch Enchiladas

The only fail about this recipe is that I should had totally made two pans worth. I'm calling this one, Cheesy Chicken Ranch "Enchiladas". This recipe evolved by taking two recipes that I loved and simply blending them together. I put the word "enchiladas" in quotes because typically they are served with red enchilada sauce, … Continue reading The One with the Easy Cheesy Chicken Ranch Enchiladas