Marinated Pork Tenderloin

Thanks to Thermo Future for sponsoring this post, so I can keep all content free to readers.   I received the products in exchange for my review, but all opinions are my own. This dinner recipe is an all-time favorite, and one that I make at least twice a month.  Pork tenderloin isn’t super expensive, […]

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Pumpkin Biscotti-Gluten Free!

Just because you can’t eat gluten, doesn’t mean you have to be left out of the “all-things-pumpkin” recipe exchange that happens every fall.  In fact, this recipe is perfect for any and all fall evenings. Have you ever had biscotti?  It’s a crispy piece of quick bread that is just perfect for dunking in your […]

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Thanksgiving OREO Turkeys

A super fun way to get the kids involved in an edible Thanksgiving craft. I love doing food related crafts with my kids, and this is one of their favorites. My mom does it, and she started it several years ago, and she will NEVER be able to stop because the kids love it so […]

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Two yummy recipes that will use up some of that leftover halloween candy by Travel Parent Eat

Yummy Recipes to Use Halloween Candy

Well, after tonight you’ll have loads (bucket loads, pumpkin shaped bucket loads) of candy sitting around.  Do you let your children eat as much as they want in one sitting, or do you make them ration it out over the next several days? Check out our tummy ache debate.  My oldest doesn’t eat much candy […]

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Whipped pumpkin buttercream frosting + white cake = awesome, yummy cake balls! by Travel Parent Eat

Whipped Pumpkin Buttercream Cake Balls

Are you sick of pumpkin flavored everything yet?  Good, neither am I.  In my book there’s still another month (at least) to enjoy all things pumpkin. And I love this whipped pumpkin buttercream frosting sooo much, I might just make it all year round. Honestly, it’s like eating the creamiest pumpkin pie,ever. Did you ever […]

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a quick, easy, allergy friendly dinner for any night of the week

Beef Stroganoff-Lactose Free and Gluten Free

My sister recently had her second baby and she has celiacs (read about my attempts to make her gluten free donuts).  I wanted to make her something yummy to eat the night she got home from the hospital  but  I’ve been in a dinner slump lately and I didn’t have a lot of ingredients on […]

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Jack ‘o Lantern Pancakes

Halloween is a fun time to do food activities. With witches, ghosts, pumpkins, monsters, mummies, vampires, and so many other fun iconic symbols, food activities are a sure way to bring holiday spirit into your home a little early! I love Halloween, and one of my favorite things to do is create cute little food […]

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the perfect fall cake, pumpkin, spice, caramel, and pecans, can't get much more fall than that!

Pumpkin Spice Cake with Caramel Pecan Frosting

  This is my favorite cake, and has been for quite a while.  Well, I actually changed things up a bit this year, and it was a great improvement.  My great-grandma used to make this cake for my grandpa’s birthday, and it became my favorite, so my mom started making it for my birthday.  With […]

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Lactose Free Bavarian Cream Pudding

When I was younger my mom would make an awesome homemade vanilla pudding for banana cream pie.  It was one of my favorite desserts, I loved licking the spoon, and scraping the sides of the pan.  She didn’t make the pudding very often, so it felt like a special occasion when she did make it. […]

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Homemade Home-canned Salsa (better than store bought)

  As I mentioned in a previous post, we’ve had A LOT of tomatoes and jalapenos grow in our garden this year.  We have so many tomatoes and jalapenos, we’ve made salsa three times!  And each time it’s been a double batch!  I think I’ve perfected the recipe (even my picky eaters agree) and I’ve created THE BEST […]

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