how to make Homemade cheese crackers

Homemade Cheese Cracker Recipe

how to make Homemade cheese crackers

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Crystal Farms Cheese. All opinions are 100% mine. I’ve got an awesome game day snack for you to try!  These homemade cheese crackers are SO GOOD.  They’re so good I’m not going to make them again until I’m entertaining, because I ate way too […]

Lemon Crock Pot Chicken

Lemon Crock Pot Chicken Recipe

Lemon Crock Pot Chicken

Who loves lemon?  If you do, then you will LOVE this easy lemon crock pot chicken recipe I made last week.  My husband is a big fan of anything citrus.  Key lime pie is his favorite for his birthday so when I had the chance to make dinner with lemon, he was pretty excited.  Lemons […]

Delicious Stir Fry that is easy

Simple Mango Chicken Stir Fry Recipe

Delicious Stir Fry that is easy

When I was a poor graduate student, the concept of a stir fry involved opening a bag of frozen vegetables into a pan, followed by the enclosed packet of gooey brown syrup that was poured on top. Heat through and serve over instant rice. Hmmm… I’ll admit that meal got me through another day, but […]

Delicious homemade chicken nuggets

Homemade Chicken Nuggets Recipe

Delicious homemade chicken nuggets

There is no question that all humans younger than 10 years old seem to love chicken nuggets, French fries, macaroni & cheese and hot dogs. How does that happen? Even if you don’t venture out to fast food restaurants, chances are your kids are going to taste one of those four things at a picnic, […]

Crockpot Chicken Fajita Soup

Crockpot Chicken Fajita Soup

Crockpot Chicken Fajita Soup

With the holidays over, tis now the season for hearty soups and warm bowls of comfort. Here on Cleverlysimple, Lynette is going to share with you a number of delicious and SIMPLE crockpot recipes that are a snap to put together, but taste like you worked in the kitchen all day. One of my family’s […]

Homemade Butterscotch Cookie Recipe

Homemade Butterscotch Cookie Recipe

Homemade Butterscotch Cookie Recipe

I’ve got a great recipe to share with you today straight from my grandma’s recipe box!  This butterscotch cookie recipe is so good!  It’s not overpowering in the sweetness factor, if you know what I mean.  I feel like a lot of butterscotch cookies leave you wanting two glasses of milk, instead of just the […]

easy homemade scones

Easy Homemade Scones

easy homemade scones

During college, I lived in England for one semester. There were many, many things I learned from that experience, but culinarily speaking; I learned how to gauge a good scone from a bad one. What is a scone? (cue English accent) It is a slightly sweet or savory quick bread without yeast – taking on […]

Corn flake Cookies Homemade Recipe

Corn Flake Cookies

Corn flake Cookies Homemade Recipe

This time of year you’ll find cookies every which way you turn.  But what about unique cookie recipes?  I have to say that I’m a bit the traditionalist when it comes to baking.  If I’m going to spend the time I want to know that results.  And there’s something about certain cookies that fit right […]

Baked easy sugar cookie

The Best Easy Sugar Cookie Recipe

Baked easy sugar cookie

I am so excited to share with you one of my childhood favorites.  My great-grandma Fern made the best easy sugar cookie recipe.  It’s what I remember most about her.  We would walk into her home and she would be sitting in her chair watching Little House on the Prairie while quilting.  Quilting by hand, […]

Maple Nut Homemade Biscotti Recipe

Maple Nut Biscotti Recipe

Maple Nut Homemade Biscotti Recipe

I think I have loved biscotti even before I drank coffee. The crunchy, sweet biscuit, also known an “coffee bread,”is basically a twice-baked cookie that originated in Italy. Whatever its history, biscotti are genius. Not only are they easy to make, but extremely versatile. Virtually any flavor that goes into your standard cookie will work […]

easy peach coffee cake recipe homemade

Homemade Peach Coffee Cake Recipe

easy peach coffee cake recipe homemade

I have a real treat for you today!  If you’re looking for an easy coffee cake for entertaining, this is the one.  It’s unique because it’s peach and my goodness is it delicious.  This is truly a coffee cake in that it has that crumbly texture that goest great with a big pot of coffee. […]

easy homemade hamburger pie recipe

Easy Homemade Hamburger Pie Recipe

easy homemade hamburger pie recipe

I have an easy hamburger recipe for you today!  This easy homemade hamburger pie is so easy to make and I had it on the table in a little over 30 minutes!  I have to admit a few of the ingredients caused me to pause but together they were SO GOOD!  This hearty dinner recipe will […]

Delicious Autumn Raisin Cake Recipe

Autumn Raisin Cake Recipe

Delicious Autumn Raisin Cake Recipe

Raisin Cake is one of those recipes that has been around around since the wooden cook stove of pioneer days.  One of my lady friends received this raisin cake recipe from her mother, who learned it from her mother who learned it from her mother and so on. It truly is from the olden’ days – […]

Easy Crockpot Beef Stew

No Peek Crockpot Beef Stew

Easy Crockpot Beef Stew

This past Sunday I had the huge desire to make a big pot of beef stew.  Maybe it’s the fall colors and the cool weather but I wanted to curl up under a quilt and enjoy a big bowl of soup while watching a movie.  Well, the movie and the curling up didn’t happen with […]

Applesauce Jars

Canning Homemade Applesauce

Applesauce Jars

I can actually say that canning has been a part of my family for years. When we were married in 2007, our first home was a tiny rental with carpet on every square inch. One might say that canning in such a context was far from ideal, but oh contraire! Our little home was also […]

Grilled-Ribs-Cooked-in-the-Slow-Cooker

Slow Cooker Grill Ribs Recipe

Grilled-Ribs-Cooked-in-the-Slow-Cooker

I revolutionized the way I cook ribs by using my crockpot.  A few weeks ago we traveled down to Cincinnati to celebrate my 1st cousin’s once removed birthday party.  His parents (the 1st cousins), made ribs for dinner.  And let me tell you, they were THE BEST ribs I’ve ever eaten.  I love ribs. I […]

Sweet potato recipes

25 Sweet Potato Recipes You Will LOVE!

Sweet potato recipes

I thought I would do something a little different today and share with you some of the best sweet potato recipes around on the web.  There is something about a sweet potato that I oh’ so love.  It has the texture of the potato but something about the sweetness just draws me in.  It’s so […]

Cauliflower Recipe

Cauliflower Tots Recipe

Cauliflower Recipe

Getting vegetables into the bellies of my two boys can be a challenge.  I don’t know if it’s the  texture or the word itself, but they run at the sight of them.  In an effort to try to be more creative, I wanted to share this cauliflower recipe!  Cauliflower tots are awesome because they have […]

Squash Cookie

Butternut Squash Cookie Recipe

Squash Cookie

One of the best things about autumn is what comes out of the kitchen! Using this season’s root vegetables or winter squash, you can create some wonderful, vitamin rich, hearty meals around your table. Recently I made my first squash pie using a 4 pound butternut. It came out delicious – shall I dare say […]

homemade harvest cornbread

Pumpkin Harvest Cornbread Recipe

homemade harvest cornbread

I am excited to share with you the pumpkin cornbread recipe that has become a family favorite!  When I woke up this morning, I immediately felt a cool breeze coming through our bedroom window. Autumn is definitely on its way in NW Ohio! I had a smile on my face because these next few weeks […]