Apple Crumble

Apple Crumble

The other night, just before Desperate Housewives I had an urge to bake, but I didn’t want anything time consuming. So I grabbed some apples that I had sliced and froze, tossed them in...

Pad Thai

Pad Thai

There are many different ways to make Pad Thai. This is my favorite. Eric is really picky when it comes to food so I don’t add bean sprouts, instead I add some red peppers....

Zuppa Toscana

Zuppa Toscana Soup

For those of you who have tasted and fallen in love with the Olive Garden’s Zuppa Toscana Soup, this is the recipe for you! I find that it tastes just like the restaurants! It...

Baking Substitutions

Baking Substitutions

May not be the healthiest substitutions, but in case you run out of one thing here are some options. Milk: 1 cup 1/2 cup evaporated milk plus 1/2 cup water Buttermilk or sour milk...

Removing Stains Naturally and Effectively

Removing Stains Naturally and Effectively

There are 4 basic principles to treating any stain. Of course, the sooner you treat the stain the better: 1. Think twice before just throwing stained clothing in the laundry. The heat of the...

Broccoli Cheese & Rice Casserole

Broccoli Cheese & Rice Casserole

Here is a recipe my mother in law gave me. Great with turkey dinner! Sometimes I add some chunks of chicken in with it to make it a meal during the week. 1/2 Pound...

Disclosure Policy

Disclosure Policy

This policy is valid from 29 August 2009 This blog is a personal blog written and edited by me. For questions about this blog, please contact Randa at [email protected] This blog accepts forms of...

Healthy Pizza Crust

Healthy Pizza Crust

I made this for dinner last night, and I was impressed. The pizza crust I make  is usually quite similar, but this had some extra flavor! It’s one of our new favorite pizza crust...

The Do's and Don'ts of Freezing Cakes. Curious on how to freeze cakes? Read this guide and pin it under your cooking baking tips.

The Do’s and Don’ts Of Freezing Cakes

Baking and freezing cakes ahead of time is a great way to save time during the busy day you have ahead. Whether it’s a birthday party or an anniversary dinner you can save a...

Chicken With Homemade Italian Dressing

Chicken With Homemade Italian Dressing

This has to be the easiest chicken to make! Take about 1-2 tsps of The Make It Yourself : Italian Salad Dressing Olive Oil (as much as you think is necessary) Vinegar (as much...

An Organizing Tip

An Organizing Tip

About a week ago I asked for some help with organization. I was (and still am) desperate to hear your ideas. Well, so far, one reader responded.

Thai Chicken Fettuccine. This twist on a classic pasta favorite uses peanut butter, chicken and few other additions. Dinner won't be the same.

Thai Chicken Fettuccine

Thai Chicken Fettuccine is one of peanut butter recipes that have surprised me, it’s really good! I made Thai Chicken Fettuccine last night for dinner. I’m going to be honest, the salsa and peanut...