Slow Cooker Butternut Squash Soup

Slow Cooker Butternut Squash Soup is silky and delicious, packed with vitamins, and as effortless as tossing frozen butternut squash cubes into the crock pot!

Whole Wheat Gingerbread Waffles

Tender, fluffy, and perfectly spiced, Whole Wheat Gingerbread Waffles make a festive holiday (or any day) breakfast!

$500 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway…just in time for Black Friday!

Happy Wednesday, friends! I’ve got a little surprise for ya today… With Black Friday approaching, I am pumped to be hosting a fabulous giveaway for y’all! How does a $500 Amazon gift card sound to make that upcoming holiday shopping a bit easier?! Amazon has been my favorite place to shop ever since having my first baby, because doorstep delivery sounds way better than running errands with three kids, no? šŸ˜‰ Seriously, though, you can find just about everything on {Read More}

Cran-Cherry Sauce

Sweetened with honey and brightened with citrus, Cran-Cherry Sauce strikes a perfect balance between tart cranberries and luscious cherry preserves, making it the perfect addition to your Thanksgiving table!

Pecan Praline Honey Butter

A scrumptious twist on honey butter, this Pecan Praline Butter is laced with cinnamon and vanilla and studded with toasted pecans, making it the perfect spread for dinner rolls, pancakes, waffles, sweet potatoes, and more!

Slow Cooker Sweet Potato Casserole

Slow Cooker Sweet Potato Casserole is lightly sweetened with maple syrup and topped with toasted pecans, making it a delicious and effortless addition to Thanksgiving dinner, while freeing up the oven at the same time!

Holiday Honeycrisp Salad

This gorgeous Holiday Salad is full of flavor and texture, with fresh Honeycrisp apple slices, crunchy candied pecans, chewy dried cranberries, and salty blue cheese, all dressed with a tangy-sweet apple cider vinaigrette atop a bed of your favorite salad greens!

Chewy Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Bars

Chewy Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Bars are soft, moist, and loaded with pumpkin, chewy oats, warm spices, and rich chocolate chips for a perfect fall treat!

Decadent Chocolate Recipe Round-Up

Happy National Chocolate Day, everyone! Today’s post is two-fold…to share with y’all an array of decadent, scrumptious, mouthwatering, chocolate recipes, and to pay tribute to the talented blogger who created them… Last week, chocolate lovers and the food blogging community alike lost one of their brightest stars when Joan Hayes of Chocolate, Chocolate and More passed away suddenly and unexpectedly in her sleep. Today, Joan’s blogging friends and comrades are honoring her by sharing her story and her recipes all {Read More}

{Overnight} Slow Cooker Apple Pie Steel Cut Oatmeal {with a secret trick for no burnt edges!}

Overnight Apple Pie Steel Cut Oatmeal is easy to throw in the slow cooker before bed for an effortless breakfast the next day…and with a special, no-stirring-required trick, you won’t have to worry about burnt edges in the morning!

Chicken (or Leftover Turkey!) Taco Crescent Ring

A Taco Crescent Ring is a tasty way to use up leftover chicken or holiday turkey, mixed with black beans, corn, & cream cheese, flavored with zesty taco seasoning, and wrapped in flaky crescent roll dough for an easy yet impressive appetizer or main course!

Cream Cheese Coffee Cake with Cinnamon Streusel Topping

Cream Cheese Coffee Cake is swirled with a ribbon of sweet and tangy cream cheese filling and topped with a buttery, cinnamon streusel topping, making it a perfect breakfast, brunch, or coffee time treat! Is there anything better than a big hunk ‘o coffee cake? Why, yes, actually…yes, there is. And that something would be a big hunk ‘o Cream Cheese Coffee Cake, whose tender vanilla cake is abundantly showered with cinnamon streusel while simultaneously concealing a cream cheese surprise. {Read More}

Bacon Cheddar JalapeƱo Cornbread

Bacon Cheddar JalapeƱo Cornbread is moist, tender, and loaded with extra flavor from crispy bacon, gooey cheese, and spicy jalapeƱo, making it the perfect accompaniment for all of your favorite soups, stews, and chilis!

Slow Cooker Creamy Cheesy Corn

Slow Cooker Creamy Cheesy Corn is a rich, comforting side dish that’s the perfect addition to your holiday menu…not only is this recipe delicious, but it also frees up the stove and oven!

Pumpkin Pie Smoothies {Healthy Oat Smoothies}

A thick, creamy Pumpkin Pie Smoothie is a cinnamon-spiced, honey-sweetened fall spin on a healthy oat smoothie!

Cinnamon Maple Roasted Squash

Cinnamon Maple Roasted Squash features vitamin-packed butternut squash coated with coconut oil, maple syrup, and cinnamon, then roasted until tender and sweet for a gorgeous, golden fall or winter side dish!

25 Amazing Real Food Slow Cooker Recipes…plus BIG, HUGE news!

Comforting crock pot classics, flavorful tacos, hearty sandwiches, and cozy soups, stews, and chilis make up this list of popular real food slow cooker recipes! Happy October, friends! I decided to treat you to two posts for the price of one today…a round-up of my favorite crock pot recipes — just in time for the commencement of fall slow cooker season (yay!) — and the biggest blog-related announcement I’ve made in…ever. Soooo. Which shall it be first? šŸ˜‰ Okay, we’re {Read More}

Halloween Candy Corn Bark

Sweet and salty Halloween Candy Corn Bark features white chocolate studded with candy corn, pretzels, and peanuts, then drizzled with semisweet chocolate for a fun and tasty treat!

Yummy Halloween Treats {M&MJ Link Party #125}

Welcome to the Moonlight & Mason Jars Link Party, y’all! Well, friends…I alluded to it last week, and this week I’m ready to share some big news…after almost two years, this is going to be my last week hosting the Moonlight & Mason Jars Link Party. But there’s good news, too…the link party will still go on! So starting next week, feel free to visit Jennifer, Ashley, Rachel, Michelle, or a soon-to-be-announced new hostess for all of the usual link {Read More}

Macaroni & Cheese Soup

Creamy, decadent Macaroni & Cheese Soup topped with crispy bacon is the ultimate cool weather comfort food!

Fall Pumpkin Crafts {M&MJ Link Party #124}

Welcome to Moonlight & Mason Jars, everyone! How has the week been treating y’all so far? Is there a chill in the air yet in your neck of the woods? I’ve been busy pretending it feels like autumn by sharing comfort food classics and fall favorites on the ol’ blog…while celebrating a very special little lady’s 3rd birthday on the home front! Oh, and still working on unpacking, of course…lots of unpacking. I also have some BIG news on the {Read More}

Apple Pie Caramel Apples {Disney Copycat Recipe}

Tart green apples coated in chewy caramel, dipped in white chocolate, and then sprinkled with cinnamon sugar are an uncanny copycat of Disney’s Apple Pie Caramel Apples…and they truly taste like apple pie!

Banana Breakfast Cookies

Banana Breakfast Cookies make a wholesome, yummy breakfast on-the-go…plus they’re naturally sweetened, gluten-free, and perfect for using up ripe bananas!

Perfect Chicken & Dumplings

Homemade Chicken & Dumplings is a comfort food classic, featuring flavorful broth loaded with tender chunks of chicken, sweet carrots, fresh thyme, and fluffy dumplings.

Easy Crafts for Fall {M&MJ Link Party #123}

Welcome back to the link party, friends! I hope that mid-September is treating y’all well and that you’re perhaps beginning to enjoy some cooler weather. We’ve had a couple random days here lately drop into the high 80s which means — woo-hoo! — bring on fall in Texas! šŸ˜‰ Other than that, nothing too exciting to report around these parts. I’m still unpacking ’round the clock but feel like I’ve hardly made a dent in it…tell me that’s normal and {Read More}

All-Natural Chocolate Almond Coffee Creamer

All-natural Chocolate Almond Coffee Creamer is sweetened with pure maple syrup and flavored with cocoa powder, almond extract, and vanilla extract for a decadent, delicious way to dress up your morning cup ‘o joe!

Pumpkin Gingersnap Icebox Cake

Pumpkin Gingersnap Icebox Cake is an easy, no-bake fall dessert of pumpkin, cream cheese, and fresh whipped cream layered with gingersnap cookies that transforms into soft, creamy cake after chilling in the refrigerator!

Cheeseburger Macaroni {Homemade Hamburger Helper}

This creamy, flavorful Cheeseburger Macaroni is an all-natural, from-scratch copycat of the Hamburger Helper classic!

Upcycles {M&MJ Link Party #122}

Welcome to Moonlight & Mason Jars! Hi, friends! How was your Labor Day weekend? Aside from nearly melting in the heat, we had a rather eventful past week. First, we unexpectedly inherited a kitten that a stray mama cat abandoned near my in-laws’ house. And then, two months after moving out of our home, last weekend finally marked the big move into our next house! The renovations took longer than expected, and boy were we ready to be back in {Read More}

Apple Cinnamon Baked Oatmeal

Tender apples, warm cinnamon, and sweet maple syrup flavor this wholesome Apple Cinnamon Baked Oatmeal, sure to become a new fall favorite!