Busy Day Dinners

Hubby and I tried out some new recipes recently, and we LOVED them!  I don’t know about you, but as the weather gets warmer, I don’t want to spend time in the kitchen so I’m thinking some easy recipes (a couple freezer meals and one super easy 3-ingredient recipe) are the way to go!  Check … More Busy Day Dinners

Breakfast in Bed: Homemade Apple Turnovers

There is just something about fall – picking apples & pumpkins, corn mazes, football games…I love it!  I especially love all the great baking that I can do…apple pies, pumpkin pies, and my latest find – apple turnovers!  I originally found the recipe on Pinterest, via Frugal Homekeeping’s blog. Look at those pretty apples!  My … More Breakfast in Bed: Homemade Apple Turnovers

Mocha Cupcakes with Espresso Buttercream Frosting: a coffee fanatic’s delight!

Dear hubby’s birthday happened recently, and I went a little “sweets” crazy – one dessert for him, one dessert for his work on his birthday, and one dessert for the family celebration.  My favorite of all three was definitely these cupcakes (originally found at Brown Eyed Baker’s blog)!  YUM!!!  This will definitely be a repeat … More Mocha Cupcakes with Espresso Buttercream Frosting: a coffee fanatic’s delight!

Freezer Cooking

“You’ve seen it on Pinterest, You’ve seen it on Facebook, now you’re seeing it in the Rouse house!” Ok, so it’s really not THAT exciting…but to me, it definitely was.  It was a “baby” attempt at freezer cooking for sure (only made four meals)…but freezer cooking nonetheless!  And I have to say – I’m hooked! … More Freezer Cooking