Twelve days of Christmas… Day 7

Chocolate bark… How easy! I decide to make peppermint chocolate bark this year to give as an additional little something to co workers, teachers, etc. it looked pretty easy on the different Pinterest boards and recipe sites I searched. Melt chocolate and add ingredients: could it really be that simple? Yes it was! I bought…

Easy broccoli, chicken and cheese calzone

Broccoli, Chicken and Cheese Calzone This recipe is a go-to staple in my house and it’s super easy, quick and delicious! Ingredients: 1 tub Pillsbury thin crust pizza dough 1 small container ricotta cheese ( I use part-skim) 1 small box frozen broccoli spears, cooked and cut into pieces 2 or 3 breaded cooked chicken…

ah…. nostalgia in a dessert

Who remembers rainbow Jell-O when they were a kid? I remember my mom making this dessert for every occasion from Thanksgiving to summer picnics. This was her go to item that everyone wanted her to bring. I decided to give it a try and see if my kids liked it as much as I did.…

clever, easy LEGO head inspired birthday cake

clever, easy LEGO head inspired birthday cake I love making birthday cakes for my kids. Not that I am a baker or professional cake decorator, but I’ve become kind of ok at making them. (After 12 years, one would hope you would get better at something!) My son is a LEGO fanatic, we’ve run out…