The Creamiest Mashed Potatoes

Mashed potatoes are life. We are constantly subjected to sub-par mashed potatoes and we don’t want you to live that life! Perfect creamy mashed potatoes are worth the effort, and we’ll hold your hand every step of the way so you can enjoy delicious mashed potatoes every time. To make the perfect mashed potatoes, you need the correct ratio of cream cheese, butter, and buttermilk to produce the butteriest, tastiest mashed potatoes. When the recipe is followed correctly, you’ll have the perfect, creamy and delicious mashed potatoes you’ll want to eat every night. Additional options for the creamiest mashed potatoes:...

Easy White Chicken Chili

This White Chicken Chili is the perfect blend of hearty beans and chicken with just a hint of spiciness. It’s so easy to make and only takes 30 minutes to make! Time to try a new chili and this recipe fits the bill! Chicken and cream cheese is the perfect accompaniment to beef and tomato chili. This white chili is the ultimate comfort food — warm, flavorful, and satisfying. There’s just a hint of spice, but it’s tamed by rich cream cheese and sweet corn. Broth, cream cheese, and chicken make this dish hearty and flavorful. This chili is easy...

Gooey Caramel Pecan Monkey Bread (From Scratch)

Sticky Caramel Pecan Monkey Bread starts with dinner dough, infused with cinnamon and sugar, and topped with a caramel pecan sauce. You haven’t lived until you try this recipe! This recipe is so easy! It starts with homemade dinner dough that can be easily modified to make monkey bread crowd-pleasing! Whether you prefer to mix it by hand or in a stand mixer, it will come together in no time and be the best monkey bread you’ll ever taste! We love that there is so much room for error in this recipe! That makes it totally kid-friendly! Rolling dough into...

Instant Pot Beef Stew

Instant Pot Beef Stew is full of delicious beef and tender vegetables. This is a hearty, hearty family favorite dinner with minimal hands-on work! Is anyone else feeling a little stressed out by the Instant Pot craze? People around us can’t stop talking about it and raving about how much it simplifies and speeds up dinner. We admit, we didn’t jump on the bandwagon right away. In retrospect, we wish we had! Think of all the time we could have saved in the kitchen! We absolutely love Instant Pot meals now as we slowly discover the joys of Instant Pot...

Nutella Star Bread

A classic star bread recipe with a twist – rich and creamy peanut butter! This delicious tearaway bread is bursting with chocolate and hazelnut flavors. It’s the ultimate holiday treat and makes a great addition to any gathering! Star Bread is one of our favorite things to eat during the holidays. Also known as snowflake bread, it closely resembles – you guessed it – a large (and edible!) snowflake. It’s usually made with cinnamon and sugar, but it’s even better when you swap them out for peanut butter. Made with hazelnuts, this spread has a rich chocolate flavor. If you...

Jalapeno Scalloped Potato Pizza

This recipe was inspired by a dish I made last year for a spicy Thanksgiving. The jalapeno scalloped potatoes were delicious. We’ve been there many, many times since. When I’m looking for inspiration for a new recipe, I often ask my husband what he wants. He’s usually rarely helpful because “anything you make is good” isn’t the kind of saying that sparks new ideas. This time, however, he ordered a potato pizza. At the mention of potatoes, I immediately start salivating over those darn scalloped potatoes. Light bulb! I could totally turn it into a pizza! This pizza has all...

No Bake Nutella Swirl Cheesecake Bars

Light and fluffy cheesecake is swirled with creamy peanut butter and served on a graham cracker crust. Your taste buds will succumb to these No-Bake Peanut Butter Swirl Cheesecake Bars. No bake desserts are a staple dessert in our house. Know what else is a staple in our house? peanut butter! We always have big jars of peanut butter in our pantry because we love it so much. This year for National Cheesecake Day, I’ve developed a no-bake cheesecake just for Nutella lovers. The result is a light and fluffy cheesecake topped with my favorite chocolate hazelnut spread. It’s not...

Cajun Shrimp Lasagna

Spice it up with this Cajun Shrimp Lasagna! This spicy Southern seafood lasagna will blow your mind. Get ready for this Southern twist on lasagna. Shrimp is the star of this seafood pasta with lots of cheese and homemade Southern tomato sauce. That’s what I mean when I say something is made from scratch with love! Lasagna noodles are a huge time saver in this lasagna dish. You just put them all in, hard, and they’re perfectly cooked. It’s kind of weird. If you can’t find oven-safe lasagna noodles, you’ll have to use regular lasagna noodles, precooked in boiling water...

Easy Norwegian Waffles

Easy Norwegian Waffles are sweet, crispy and delicious. These heart-shaped waffles are a delicious breakfast or dessert. This post is sponsored by Princess Cruises. All opinions expressed are my own. I recently took the trip of a lifetime on a boat Regal Princess, cruising in Scandinavia. An 11-day cruise around the Baltic Sea should be on everyone’s bucket list.The trip was absolutely amazing journey! We departed from Copenhagen, Denmark, and sailed to Oslo, Norway. Norway is one of my favorite stops on the trip. We arrived on a national holiday so everything was a little quieter than usual but my...

Homemade Hot Pockets

Homemade hot pockets are an easy homemade freezable lunch idea. They’re perfect for on-the-go meals, or fit in a lunch box. The flavor combinations are endless! My mom used to make me pizza bags for my lunch boxes. This is my favorite lunch. I now make them for my own kids and they are as popular as ever. You can put whatever toppings you want in it, but pepperoni is our favorite classic. my mother used to use cut ‘n’ seal Chefs from Pampered make them, but you can always use the method I’ve given you here. The cut ‘n’...