Candy Shark Jello Snacks

Every time Shark Week rolls around, I think about the birth of our oldest son. As we snuggled our new baby boy in the hospital, we enjoyed all the cable channels we didn’t have at our house. After flipping through all the available channels, Mr. Happy Brown House would settle on watching Shark Week–he couldn’t […]

Ritz Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole

Sometimes you just want comfort food. Am I right? This Ritz Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole is comfort food to me and tips a hat to my southern roots. Pair this creamy chicken casserole with Ritz crackers on top with mashed potatoes and green beans and my belly is happy. YUM! Gosh, I’m getting hungry right now […]

Instant Pot Soup Recipes To Keep You Warm This Winter

Instant Pots are all the rage right now. This electric pressure cooker has transformed dinner time at my house. It is so fast! I love how quickly I can throw dinner together thanks to this handy kitchen gadget. When winter temperatures drop, all I want to do is eat soup and curl up under a […]

Crockpot Chili

When it is cold there’s nothing like a big bowl of homemade chili in the slow cooker. Pair it with a sprinkle of shredded cheese, a dollop of sour cream, and corn chips or crackers and you’ve got a fantastic tasting dinner. No matter what you put on top of your chili, you really can’t […]

20 Must-Make Muffin Recipes

One of my kids’ favorite breakfasts is blueberry muffins. Sometimes I make them from scratch, but if my husband is making them they are usually from a packet. Blech. I guess I can’t complain seeing as he is making breakfast after all. I often get bored with the same ole’ thing. I like variety. I […]

Cinnamon Sugar Pretzels

These Cinnamon Sugar Pretzels are so easy to make! If you place this cinnamon pretzel snack in a cute package, they would make a great Christmas neighbor gift, teacher gift, or just a special snack for the family. The cinnamon sugar mixed with the salty pretzels is a fantastic combo and everyone that has tried […]

Snoopy Cookies

My kids love Charlie Brown and his lovable dog, Snoopy, so much that these Snoopy Cookies were a hit at our house! The Peanuts gang has always been a part of my childhood, whether it was watching A Charlie Brown Christmas, A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving, or It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown. Over the years, […]

Teach Your Kids To Cook Real Food! (Free Mini-Class)

If you’ve been around here for a while, or even a few days with all of my talk about teaching kids to clean and chore cards, then you’re probably not surprised that I’m going to tell you that your kids can cook, too. As my oldest son has gotten older (he’s 8 now), I have started to […]

Valentine’s Day Oreos

Candy dipped Oreos have become a holiday tradition at our house! Since we love holiday Oreos so much, we had to make these Valentine’s Day Oreos to give to the sweet hearts in our life. These will make a great homemade Valentine’s Day gifts. Since you loved our Peppermint Bark Oreos so much, we know you’ll love these […]

Crockpot Chicken Tortilla Soup

I don’t know about you, but most days are crazy busy! It’s highly likely that I will not have time to cook dinner for my family. Bummer, since they kinda like to eat three meals a day. So what’s a girl to do when she’s pressed for time and has mouths to feed? Fill up […]