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
Here at the Rouse house, we spoil our puppy Minnie – a lot! I mean, there are 4 or 5 toys on my living room rug alone right now. She is one spoiled pup! So in honor of our little four-legged buddies, here’s a snack that they will love – and it’s good for them too! … More A Treat for Your Furry Friends!
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
OK – how is it November already?! Football season has come and gone, and I’m already into my basketball season – which means I don’t get home until 6:30 on a “good” night. That, of course, makes dinner a real problem at the Rouse house, but never fear…freezer cooking is here!! 🙂 This time, … More Freezer Cooking: Round 2!
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!
“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
Technically, it’s not cake…it’s even better than cake – it’s cake batter!! And I swear – this is my new absolute hands-down favorite dessert. These little cake batter truffles are easy to make – and the best part is, no need to heat up the oven on a hot day. Back story: Malik’s birthday is … More Delicious cake – sans oven!