Parmesan Tortellini Bites | | #snack #gameday

Parmesan Tortellini Bites

It is coming…… in fact, it’s right around the corner.  The biggest day of the year for football {and commercial} lovers across the country.  The Superbowl.  It is here.  Chances are that many of you are going to be at a gathering, party, celebration or what have you.  And while my favorite team {GO PACK… 

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Gooey Marshmallow Popcorn | Crumbs and Chaos

Gooey Marshmallow Popcorn {+ a Party Popcorn giveaway}

Sweet and sticky, Gooey Marshmallow Popcorn is ready to make an appearance for so many occasions…holidays, game day, movie night, girls night in…the list could go on and on. With the exception of my youngest, we are a popcorn loving family.  Our favorite way to enjoy air popped popcorn?  With salt and equal parts melted… 

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5 Cheese Stovetop Mac and Cheese | Crumbs and Chaos

5 Cheese Stovetop Mac ‘n’ Cheese

I am a collector of a few different things – kitchen gadgets, mason jars and vintage Pyrex. I also have quite the collection of cookbooks (what food blogger doesn’t?!). But seriously, I read them like novels and love soaking up extra tidbits of info and drooling over gorgeous food photos. I recently enjoyed the chance… 

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Turtles & Tiaras | | #ninjaturtles #tiaras #birthday #party #invitations

Turtles & Tiaras — A Combination Birthday Celebration

  Last October, we were blessed with our baby girl!  She was born 1 day before her older brother’s 3rd birthday.  We knew their birthdays would be close, we just didn’t know how close.  Of course it was exciting for all of us and fun knowing that they will forever have a birthday buddy.  But… 

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Chorizo Potato Tacos | Crumbs and Chaos

5 Easy Weeknight Meal Ideas

Dinner, supper, time to chow down…whatever you call your last meal of the day, it’s one that has a few requirements. Be relatively simple, who wants to slave away after putting in a full day of work, mothering or whatever else. Be tasty and flavorful, because no one wants to eat boring food. And be… 

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Sausage Stuffed Mini Peppers | Crumbs and Chaos

Sausage Stuffed Mini Peppers

This super simple appetizer {Sausage Stuffed Mini Peppers} is brought to you as part of an ongoing partnership with Kraft. I love fall and its holidays!!  Planning the Thanksgiving dinner menu is something I look forward to every year.  We always have the classic feast, but I like to add a few new things each… 

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Double Chocolate Eggnog Bread

Double Chocolate Eggnog Bread

This tempting holiday treat is perfect for giving or to enjoy on your own – Double Chocolate Eggnog Bread is simply divine!   I love taking time to share homemade treats and goodies during the holidays.  That’s part of the holiday fun for me – making yummy treats to share with family, friends, neighbors, co-workers,… 

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Stuffed Jalapeno Popper Mushrooms | Crumbs and Chaos

Stuffed Jalapeno Popper Mushrooms

Stuffed Jalapeno Popper Mushrooms are just the thing for your next tailgating spread! I adore any reason to enjoy appetizers. Be it football games, holidays or just dinner with friends, I can always find a reason to make a tasty bite to include in our spread. Stuffed mushrooms happen to be one of my faves…. 

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Triple Layer Pumpkin Chocolate Pie | recipe on

Triple Layer Pumpkin Chocolate Pie

Yep, you read that right.  Triple Layer Pumpkin Chocolate Pie.  ‘Tis the season for pie.  And this pie, my friends, will bring a smile to your face.  Its creamy pumpkin layer sandwiched between a slightly sweet sour cream layer (tastes better than it sounds) and a super chocolate-y, almost fudge-like layer of goodness set in… 

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Thai Coconut Curry with Lime Basil Rice | Crumbs and Chaos

Thai Coconut Curry with Lime Basil Rice

 Thanks to Imagine® Organic Culinary Simmer Sauces, dinner is only minutes away. Thai Coconut Curry with Lime Basil Rice is packed with flavor and super simple to make! Last week I took the kids and visited my family for a while, then we came home and closed on our new house and then we moved…. 

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Join us to #shareameal

  A couple of weeks ago I shared how we would be joining with Unilever and Project Sunlight in their #ShareaMeal program.  {This post has the details.} Child hunger is an unfortunate reality here in America and more close to home than we can imagine.  We’re holding a virtual food drive through Feeding America to… 

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Blue Cheese Mashed Potatoes | Crumbs and Chaos

Steak and Mushrooms with Blue Cheese Mashed Potatoes

An easy, flavorful dinner can be on the table in minutes with the help of Imagine® Organic Culinary Simmer Sauces.  Steak and Mushrooms served on top of Blue Cheese Mashed Potatoes is what’s for dinner tonight! Do you ever feel like you fall short a making dinner?  {Raises hand}  Even food bloggers feel that way… 

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