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Blueberry Baked Oatmeal

This lightly sweetened baked oatmeal is filled with bursting blueberries and wholesome oats with a hint of fragrant cinnamon. Blueberry Baked Oatmeal My family likes oatmeal in every way, shape, or form you can serve it. So, finding new ways to make and serve it makes all of us happy. ...

Cinnamon Streusel Coffee Cake

Cinnamon coffee cake loaded with layers of buttery cinnamon brown sugar streusel is something that I can not resist whenever it is in the house. Fortunately, it’s irresistible to everyone I know, so it disappears fast any time I make it. Cinnamon Streusel Coffee Cake Whether it’s earl...

Peanut Butter Ice Cream Topping

With just 3 ingredients and about 2 minutes of effort, you can make this salty, sweet, completely irresistible peanut butter ice cream topping. I’m willing to bet that you’ll find yourself pouring it over everything. Peanut Butter Sauce for Ice Cream Chocolate syrup, caramel sauce, ho...

Best Baked Chicken Thigh Recipes

Juicy oven baked chicken thighs are possible with almost no effort at all! If you’ve been reading this blog for any length of time, you likely know that we eat a lot of chicken. I’ve shared over 150 chicken recipes already and there isn’t an end in sight. Chicken is so versatile ...

Creamy Pasta Salad

Light and slightly tangy creamy pasta salad, with just enough dressing to coat the noodles and vegetables, this is one heck of an awesome summer pasta salad. Perfect on its own for a light meal or as a side dish for all the summer potlucks and barbecues. Homemade pasta salad is better than any d...

Grandma’s Monster Cookies

Chewy and crisp, the best monster cookie recipe is loaded with all of our favorite cookie flavors. Does anyone not have this cookie recipe from their grandmother? And doesn’t everyone think their recipe is the best? Oats, peanut butter, chocolate chips, M&Ms, and a drop of maple syrup all...

Monster Cookie Ice Cream

Swirled with chunks of peanut butter and loaded with cookies, Monster Cookie Ice Cream is a perfect balance of salty-sweet. It will leave you craving just one more bite every time you make it. “You had me at Monster Cookies” should probably be written somewhere as my brother Karl’s cat...

The Little Things Newsletter #357 – Life, laughter, and lots of great food!

Welcome to the weekend, my friends! I spent a few days this week cooking and photographing recipes with Lynne and as always, we had a great time of it. We laughed until we cried, stayed up way too late, and ate a lot of great food. I’m sitting by our front window this morning with my cup o...

Herb Rubbed Pork Sirloin Roast

This spice and herb crusted pork roast is packed with flavor and a surprising kick from the peppers and the salt. Pork Sirloin Roast makes a delicious dinner any night of the week. Pork Sirloin Roast This is one of the best pork roasts I have ever tasted and it turns out incredibly tender...