Twice Baked Mashed Potato Casserole

Twice Baked Mashed Potato Casserole – Flavorful mashed potatoes you bake right in the oven!! Cheese and bacon perfection. Great for a crowd! Happy New Year!! Yep, I know I’m a few days late. . . but I have a good excuse. I was making this Twice Baked Mashed Potato Casserole for you. Will you forgive me? The truth is, I’ve been a bit lazy around the kitchen the last week or so. I think I just needed some time away, {Read More}

Cheesecake Pumpkin Pie

Cheesecake Pumpkin Pie – Quick and easy pumpkin pie with a creamy and delicious cheesecake layer! You guys! Did you see these cute printable napkin holders? I have one more thing to help adorn the table. This Cheesecake Pumpkin Pie is beyond delicious and it brings a bit of a twist to the traditional pumpkin pie everyone has come to expect on Thanksgiving Day. It’s a little cheesecake. . .a little pie. . .all in one. Now, who can argue with {Read More}

Printable Thanksgiving Napkin Holders

Printable Thanksgiving Napkin Holders – A simple and elegant way to dress up your table for Thanksgiving! Choose from six different designs! This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of the Chinet® brand. All opinions are 100% mine. Ah yes, the Thanksgiving holiday is upon us. Raise your hand if you’re ready. Hmmm. . .not many hands going up, I see. I’m with you. It’s not that I don’t look forward to Thanksgiving. I do. I mean, who doesn’t? You {Read More}

Crock Pot Chocolate Lava Cake

Crock Pot Chocolate Lava Cake – Warm, gooey chocolate cake made right in your crock pot with a thick fudge sauce to spoon over the top! This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Chinet® brand . All opinions are 100% mine. You guys, it’s not often I use my crock pot to make desserts, but today, well today is different. This Crock Pot Chocolate Lave Cake is the one dessert I don’t use anything BUT my crock pot for. {Read More}

Ultimate Crescent Roll Taco Ring

Ultimate Crescent Roll Taco Ring – This isn’t just any old taco ring, it’s filled with corn chips, guacamole, sour cream, cheese and tomatoes – easy and delicious, ready to serve a crowd! Thank you to Pillsbury for sponsoring this recipe creation. #ItsBakingSeason The holidays are upon us and we’re deep into football season. What does that mean? Digging out my favorite recipes that are suited to feed a crowd, of course! But it doesn’t stop there. When I’m entertaining, {Read More}

Pumpkin Pie Cake Bars

Pumpkin Pie Cake Bars – Three-layer pumpkin bars with a cake batter crust, creamy pumpkin center and a cinnamon sugar crumble topping! Can we talk for a minute about my relationship with pumpkin? I’m going to be brutally honest here, friends, and I’m hoping I don’t hurt anyone’s feelings. I. . . don’t really. . . like pumpkin. That being said, the rest of the world around this time of year, is obsessed with pumpkin (including our dog, Belle). I pray each {Read More}

O’Henry Bars

Are you all ready for Thanksgiving Day? It’s TOMORROW, people!! O’Henry Bars. I have a full day ahead of me and a lot to get done. I’m working all day today, then I have packing to do, dessert bars and a pie to make and a house to straighten up before we’re out the door and headed West (3o minutes ;)) to visit our families! I was talking to my mom the other day about the Thanksgiving meal.  . . and these {Read More}

Tom Turkey Cupcakes

Oh my goodness! How is it November already?! This year has been flying by WAY too fast. I’m starting to think about Thanksgiving – and I’m beginning to stress a little about Christmas. When the holidays approach, I often get a “how am I going to get everything done” feeling before I really even know what I actually need to get done. LOL What a weirdo, right?  Like most years, I’ve made a vow to try and get started a little earlier {Read More}

Peanut Butter Pumpkin Dog Treats

You guys!! I’m in Vegas this week for a conference, so my blogland presence has been a bit sketchy. My apologies. I had fun this morning attending a session with Barbara Corcoran and Robert Jerjavec from ABC’s Shark Tank. I was always taught to take at least one “golden nugget” back from each session at a conference. This morning Barbara was talking about running a successful business, and she said the key to great success is “having fun.” I absolutely {Read More}

Mini Pumpkin Cakes

This post includes affiliate links. Please see my disclosure.  Can you believe that we were enjoying temps in the 70’s this weekend?! It’s so crazy. The trees here haven’t even started turning yet and September is almost over! That’s unheard of and I really don’t remember the weather ever being this warm around this time of year.  I am loving it! We took the kids to a corn maze on Sunday and spent as much time outside as we could this {Read More}