Mexican Tortellini Salad #PinterestRemakes

Mexican tortellini salad

  Around here, summertime cooking tends to be very different than school year cooking. The kids have swim team practice most days until 6:15 pm, and the time I have to get dinner ready and feed the family is even shorter than when they’re in school. Not to mention the fact that the afternoon and early evening […]

Peaches and Cream Icebox Pie with Gingersnap Crust #Pyrex100

Peaches and Cream Icebox Pie Recipe

  This story and recipe for Peaches and Cream Icebox Pie is part of the #Pyrex100 campaign, sponsored by Pyrex®, a World Kitchen brand. Although I have been compensated, all opinions are my own. When I was a teen, I learned how to make apple pie at a workshop through my church youth group. I […]

Classic Southern Biscuits and Gravy

Classic Southern biscuits and gravy recipe

  This recipe for biscuits and gravy is sponsored by Ovation TV and the new show Southern Uncovered With the Lee Bros. Recipe, images, and opinions are my own. I grew up in Northern California – pretty much as far from the South as you can get. I grew up cooking alongside my mom – […]

Gooey Caramel Brownie Pudding In A Jar

Gooey caramel brownie pudding in a jar recipe

    You guys. I almost cried when I took my first bite of this brownie covered in caramel, chocolate pudding, and whipped cream. I almost cried because it was so delicious. You might have noticed that I’ve become a *little* bit obsessed lately with pudding in a cup (or jar) after making Dirt Pudding, […]

Patriotic Pudding Cups

Red, white and blue patriotic pudding

  I have gotten addicted to pudding cups…so when I needed to come up with an idea for a patriotic recipe or craft, I immediately thought about a red, white and blue pudding cup with berries. I loved how they turned out! My husband and I ate them all…we couldn’t get enough of them! The […]

Blueberry Mango Popsicles

Blueberry mango popsicles

  A month or two ago, my friends over at Skip to My Lou asked if I would like to participate in their yearly Summer Craft Camp…and I was shocked. Summer? Already? I signed up for a date at the beginning of June because I simply won’t miss a chance to participate in Skip to My […]

Triple Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies

triple chocolate cake mix cookies

  Need an easy and super-quick cookie recipe? I’ve got it for you right here. I needed an easy dessert to take to a picnic recently, and I really didn’t have much time to make anything fancy. But…I didn’t want to be the one person who brought something that everyone passed over on the picnic […]

Grapes Devonshire (Minnesota Grape Salad)

Grape Devonshire recipe. otherwise known as Grape Salad

  Hi new friend! Janel here from the sister team of NellieBellie. I’m the short, redhead to counteract my sister Lanet’s tall blondeness. We create healthy recipes, ridiculously decadent desserts, cozy drinks, cocktails, and pretty crafts & diy’s. You know, the important things in a Minnesota life. We’d love for you to pop by, […]

Sand Pudding Cups

Sand Pudding Recipe - Vanilla Oreos and vanilla pudding with a beach twist!

  A few weeks ago, when I was making (and then pinning) my Dirt Pudding recipe, I noticed a bunch of recipes for “sand pudding” kept popping up. I was introduced to dirt pudding in it’s many varieties as a teenager, but I had never heard of sand pudding. My curiosity got the best of […]

Inside Out Recipe Round Up {Disney Parks Copycat Recipes}

Inside Out Disney Parks Inspired Recipes

  I can’t wait for Disney-Pixar’s newest animated movie, Inside Out, to come to theaters on June 19. I am always blown away by the stories that the Disney-Pixar team comes up with. So unique! I’m excited to share some delicious recipes inspired by the movie AND Disney Parks. Recipes are courtesy of Disney-Pixar. These […]