Dessert

Chocolate Chip Banana Bars

Ever just forget to eat the bananas you bought? Yeah I have, many times. Sometimes I’ll freeze them to use them later, I really don’t bake in the summer. I had made these a few months ago when it was still cool out. It does require five ripe bananas. These were amazing. I honestly don’t think I would cook and…

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Travel

Day Trips in New York State

Since this whole Covid-19 crap started it has really put a strain on trips. So I’ve been trying to come up with some fun things to do, it’s a challenge when your child is 17. So here’s a list that even he would enjoy. Art Omi We just went to Art Omi this passed weekend. It was fun, it was…

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Netflix

What’s New On Netflix – July 2020

I finally checked out what is coming to Netflix this month. I’ve been a bit of a slacker. I’m not sure what to think about the new Babysitters Club, I grew up with it. If you’ve already watched it or planning to watch, comment below. Available July 1 #AnneFrank: Parallel StoriesA Bridge Too FarA Thousand WordsA Touch of Green: Season…

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Books, Kindle, Netflix, New Series

Netflix: Locke & Key

Locke & Key has been sitting in my Netflix queue for the longest time. I kept saying, I’ll get to it. Well with nothing else better to do, I finally watched it over the weekend. When I say, watched, I mean yes I binged the entire first season. Yes, there’s only 10 episodes but still. They were amazing. There is…

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Dessert, Recipes

Hershey's "Perfectly Chocolate" Chocolate Cake

I absolutely love this chocolate cake recipe. I have been making this for the past 6 years for my mothers birthday. It’s super moist, but always goes good with a tall glass of milk. I usually do the bunt, because my cakes usually come out ugly as sin. This is an easy recipe. I do have to say, it tastes…

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Recipes, Smoothies

Rootbeer Float Protein Shake

So being in quarantine for two weeks, I started getting a little creative. I’ve been going through Pinterest to kill some time. I kept seeing protein shakes. The only Rootbeer float one called for premier protein shakes, which I do not have, but I do have Lite protein powder. So figured to experiment a little. Hopefully we won’t all be…

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Main Dish, Recipes

Easy Pork Dumplings

Since being stuck home, I have put my cooking skills to work. I also made my 16 year old son help out as well. He’s doing culinary in school, so I need to make him to a little work. These came out amazing. Definitely a keeper, so I figured I would share the two recipes I used. First, making the…

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Air Fryer, Main Dish, Recipes

Air Fryer Chicken Parmesan

admin / January 20, 2020

I love chicken parmesan. Since the weather was cold and nasty, I decided to make some marinara sauce as well. There’s nothing better than your own homemade sauce. I’m going to do another post about the simple marinara sauce I make. It takes a total of 1 and a half hours to make, but on with the meal. I had…

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Desserts, Instant Pot, Recipes

Instant Pot Oreo Cheesecake

admin / December 15, 2019

This was the perfect non guilty cheesecake. It wasn’t heavy and it wasn’t so much that it went to waste. My son loved it. I’m going to need to make it again. Recipe is inspired from Sweet and Savory Meals.