Category: Short-Cut Cooking

These semi-homemade recipes utilize premade ingredients and purchased ingredients to keep things fast, quick, and delicious!

Bread Sharing Wreath

Only 5 ingredients are needed to whip up this charming, delicious, and simple Christmas Bread Sharing Wreath!

Santa hat brownies

These cute Christmas Santa Hat brownies are so easy and fun to make! Kids love making and eating these!

Homestyle Meat Pie

An easy, hearty, and oh so delicious meat pie! You’ll love this ease of this dish and that puff pastry crust…OMG. So good!

the Easiest Sausage Queso Dip (slow-cooker)

Velvetta and Ro-tel combine in this classic queso recipe that is as delicious as it is easy! I add sausage and fresh herbs to add a bit of extra flavor to this easy dip. And guess what…the whole thing is made in the crock-pot. Fix and forget

Three Ingredient Donuts.

These cinnamon sugar donuts are crazy easy and use only 3 ingredients (five if you count the cinnamon sugar). You’ll love how delicious and easy they are! These doughnuts are perfect for busy weekend mornings when I really want to make my family something special but simply

Fake Out Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup (April Fool’s Day)

A fun and easy April Fool’s prank to pull on the kids. Sweet food disguised as grilled cheese and tomato soup! We do April Fool’s in this house long before April 1st and long after. It eventually gets old and annoying. You can only get sprayed by

An incredibly simple monkey bread recipe made with only a few ingredients.

Berry Cinnamon Roll Monkey Bread

This berry monkey cinnamon roll bread recipe is incredibly easy, and super delicious. Using cinnamon rolls, this pull-apart bread goes together in a short time!

Cake Mix valentine's day cookie sandwiches

Cake Mix Valentine’s Day Cookie Sandwiches

Aren’t these Valetine’s Day cookie sandwiches precious? These Valentines Day cookie sandwiches are cute as can be, oh so tasty, and incredibly easy to make. They only take a total of four ingredients (unless you want sprinkles, then five!), and after you try them you’ll be making

homemade bbq chicken pizza is super easy and utterly delicious. A family favorite!

Barbecue Chicken Pizza

This BBQ Chicken Pizza is my personal favorite pizza of all the homemade pizza recipes. I am allll about barbecue chicken pizza! Easy to make, full of yummy flavor, and a family Top 40 recipe. We love this one!

Philly Cheesesteak Wellingtons

Little bundles of puff pastry are filled with the classic Philly Cheesesteak. These wellingtons are so easy to make, utterly delicious, and soon to be a family favorite. Easy to make ahead, freezer-friendly, and perfect for Game Day! Have an Air Fryer? Try the Air Fryer Ground

easy Banana Cream Pie Recipe

An easy, creamy, and delicious Banana Cream Pie. This recipe uses bananas, vanilla pudding, and whipped topping for a classic, old-fashioned, full-of-flavor family favorite. My neighbor said that this was the one of the best pies he’s had “and he has had a lot of pie”, in

Apple Dipped Oreo Pops

These dipped oreo pops are the cutest thing for fall! Shaped like apples, they would be absolutely darling for a fall party or kids event. And the best part is that they are easy to make! Look at the cute tootsie roll stem and gumdrop leaf. I

easy candy corn fruit cup

So up in this here house we like healthy. We like fun. We like fast. All smooshed together. And yes, I’m talking about food. I need to make tasty treats for my kids that are fast and healthy. These “Candy Corn” fruit cups are perfect. I mean…look at them! Aren’t those just the cutest little things you ever did see? My kids thought so. So, jars filled up with Dole fruit are scarfed up after school in a heartbeat. Score!

Campfire Cinnamon Rolls in Oranges

These Orange Campfire Cinnamon Rolls, in partnership with Rhodes Bake N Serve,  have a delicious citrus taste thanks to cooking them in the orange peel, are crazy efficient for camping with families because you have a snack (oranges) and breakfast (cinnamon rolls) all in one adorable treat AND,

easy Hawaiian Cinnamon Rolls with pineapple icing

This easy recipe for Hawaiian Cinnamon Rolls with pineapple icing is in partnership with Rhodes Bake N Serv, a product that has spent many years with my family. We love these cinnamon rolls and we love how easy they are thanks to Rhodes! I have instructions for

easy Almond Pull Apart Bread

Use frozen bread dough to make this delicious and easy pull-apart almond bread. Buttery bread with sweet almond filling tucked into the layers. A family favorite!

Princess Birthday Cake (cake mix swirl cake)

If you have ever had to make a cake for a little girl on her birthday AND if you made the mistake of asking what she wanted, you probably got this answer… “a Princess Birthday Cake”. And then you proceeded to try to figure out what the

Only 3 ingredients and a microwave to make this ADDICTIVE chocolate almond bark puffcorn. A good sprinkling of sea salt takes it NEXT LEVEL in flavor. The best part...no bake!

Salted Chocolate Almond Bark Puffcorn (no-bake)

Only 3 ingredients and a microwave to make this ADDICTIVE chocolate almond bark puffcorn. A good sprinkling of sea salt takes it NEXT LEVEL in flavor. The best part…no bake!

Jiffy cornbread waffles

Jiffy Cornbread Waffles

Did you know that a box of JIffy Cornbread mix and a couple ingredients can make the TASTIEST cornbread waffles? Try them right away!

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