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30 Minute Healthy Southwestern Soup


 In the winter, a hot and flavorful soup can really warm you up. I love a good southwestern combination of flavors including black beans, corn and chicken. This is a quick and easy healthy favorite that feeds a nice sized group. Tasty Tip: If you would like to have an extra “kick” , add thinly sliced fresh jalapenos and toss them on the top. Tasty Tip #2: Garlic is a wonderful ingredient to add to your meals to promote overall health and boost immunity. The […]

Cookies, Desserts, Easy Recipes, Sweets

Kid’s Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookie


Over the years, there have been many renditions of this elusive recipe. I tend to like a cookie that is not too thick and cake-like, but also not paper thin either. The middle has to be soft and gooey while the outer edges need to make a little “crunch” sound when you bite into it. Let me tell you, this is no easy task to create! When I had kid’s of my own, we did our own taste test and this recipe received the award in our home for the best chocolate chip cookie ever.

Cakes, Desserts, Sweets

Fast and Simple Texas Sheet Cake


 Who doesn’t love a cake like brownie with cooked fudge frosting? This cake has been known over time in our house as the Texas Sheet Cake. When I first moved up North from Georgia, everyone kept asking me, “How do you make those brownies?”. At first, I had no idea what they were talking about because I hadn’t actually made brownies for them. Later, I realized that they were referring to the Texas Sheet Cake that I had cut into squares and shared at a […]