THE BEST smoked chicken thighs on the Traeger

These smoked chicken thighs are so tender, juicy and full of a sweet and spicy flavor. They cook in just over 2 hours on the smoker and are sure to be a complete crowd pleaser. Last month Sean got a Traeger for his birthday and it sat in the box for a few weeks. I […]

Homemade Beef with Broccoli

A few weeks ago I posted the recipe for our chicken chow mein, which is a regular on our menu at the Barker house. But sometimes we need something a little different than the chicken mixed into it. Sometimes I like to mix it up and make a side of beef with broccoli. This is […]

Family Friendly Chicken Chow Mein

This recipe is probably one of the most requested from my kids. It makes a frequent appearance on our menu, and I don’t mind because it’s a quick meal to prepare and will be a guaranteed easy meal time (no kids telling me their full with a full plate still to eat!). Chicken Chow Mein […]

Caramel Apple Hand Pies

I’m obsessed with apple desserts, especially in the Fall. So when I needed a quick treat to take with me to a girls night, I knew exactly what I wanted. Apple pie! But I didn’t have time to make a whole pie, so instead I opted for hand pies instead.  They are super simple and […]