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Pumpkin Dump Cake in a little cast iron skillet

Pumpkin Dump Cake

This 5-ingredient Pumpkin Dump Cake is as easy as dump, stir, top and bake! Serve warm with a scoop of ice cream and you’ve got a pumpkin dessert your family will beg for again and again! Every time the cool fall season rolls around, my recipe for Pumpkin Crisp is wildly popular on the blog. […]

spoonful of mexican chicken casserole
Main Dish

Mexican Chicken Casserole

This flavor-packed Mexican Chicken Casserole with rice is as easy as dump, mix, cover and bake! It’s a cheesy, hearty meal that’s as simple as it gets! Wanna know my favorite kind of recipes? Well, ones that are topped with ice cream are actually my favorite, BUT when it comes to dinner recipes, I like […]

stack of chocolate chip pumpkin bars

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bars

These moist Pumpkin Bars are mildly spiced and have a sprinkling of chocolate chips throughout. They’re topped with a silky fudge frosting for a delicious fall treat! Nothing beats a deliciously moist pumpkin bar when fall rolls around. And though my Pumpkin Bars with Browned Butter Frosting will always be my absolute favorite, sometimes it’s […]


Dessert Pizza

Dessert Pizza has a layer of raspberry pie filling, a buttery crumb topping and a drizzle of icing – just like the dessert at your favorite pizza restaurant! Remember a few weeks ago I posted my Pizza Hut copycat Cavatini recipe? Well, that got me thinking about my other favorite thing on the buffet table […]

pumpkin muffin
Bread, Breakfast

Pumpkin Muffins

These moist and tender pumpkin muffins have a buttery crumb topping and a gorgeous drizzle of icing! They’re the perfect breakfast or brunch treat all fall long! This time of year, pumpkin and apple recipes go like CrAzY on the blog!! And if you’re a fan of pumpkin, these Pumpkin Muffins are a MUST HAVE. […]

Jalapeno Popper Pinwheels

Jalapeno Popper Pinwheels

Jalapeno Popper Pinwheels are packed with cream cheese, spicy jalapenos, crunchy bacon and shredded cheese! They’re the perfect tailgate snack and appetizer for any occasion! When football season rolls around, you better bet I’ll be ready to cheer on my Iowa State Cyclones!! But as much as I love the game, it’s just as much […]

Chocolate Revel Bars

Chocolate Revel Bars

These Chocolate Revel Bars have a buttery oatmeal layer and a soft chocolate filling. One bite of these fudgy bars and you’ll be hooked! When I think of Chocolate Revel Bars, my mind instantly goes back to my school days. My siblings and I would ride the school bus the long 45 minute trip home […]

Honey Garlic Chicken with sauce being poured on top
Main Dish

Honey Garlic Chicken

Honey Garlic Chicken is a super easy, quick and flavorful meal for any night of the week! Tender chicken cooked to perfection in a flavorful honey garlic sauce on a bed of rice – even better than your favorite take-out! Last year, I developed a recipe for Honey Garlic Pork Chops and it’s been quite […]

stack of salted caramel brownie cookies

Salted Caramel Brownie Cookies

Salted Caramel Brownie Cookies start with a brownie mix and topped with a melty caramel filling, chocolate drizzle and sea salt! A little taste of heaven!! Have you seen the new Girl Scout cookie flavor?! It’s a brownie cookie filled with caramel and a “hint of salt.” I knew the minute I saw them that […]

pumpkin cheesecake bars in a stack

Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars

Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars are the perfect fall dessert! With layers of streusel, cheesecake filling and a swirl of pumpkin, they’re gorgeous and so delicious! When do you start thinking “pumpkin?” For me, it’s August. I know, I know…..some of you are rolling your eyes saying that’s wayyyyyy too early! But when the school buses are […]