Rouxbe's Warm Apple Cobbler

I have been so busy and tired lately that I haven’t had time to develop any of my own recipes. I’m so glad that I became an affiliate of Rouxbe Cooking School because their videos and recipes have inspired me to cook some amazing meals and desserts over the past few weekends. If you’re looking […]

Make-Ahead Cookbook Winners!!

Hey everyone! Thank you so much for entering to win my cookbook! I have 5 winners! I have emailed all of you, so please contact me within 48 hours or another winner will be chosen. Winner #1 JamieS said… 107 Those mini cheesecakes look divine! Winner #2 american girl primitives said… 71 My family would […]

Beef Tenderloin with Peppercorn Sauce

I am loving my new membership to Rouxbe’s On-line Cooking School! You know what’s so cool about this recipe? I got my husband in the kitchen to cook it with me! I showed him the full video and asked him to do the flambe part. (I was a little nervous to do it myself!) He […]

Le Creuset Bakeware Winner from!

Wow! Thank you so much for entering this giveaway! I guess you all love Le Creuset bakeware! The lucky winner of these 2 lovely baking dishes goes to # 92! Wendi P said… 92 I follow you on twitter @WendiP Congratulations Wendi! I have sent you an email! Contact me within 48 hours or another […]

Rouxbe Cooking School

I was absolutely thrilled when I was contacted by Rouxbe Cooking School to become an affiliate partner! is an online cooking school that teaches cooks of any level to become better and more confident cooks. With Rouxbe, you can do it all in your home, on your schedule, and at your own pace. Check […]

One Year Blogiversary and a Giveaway!

THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED! It’s hard to believe that I started my blog one year ago! I’ve learned so much and have met the nicest bloggers along the way! I started this blog because of my cookbook, but it has grown into a blog that has all types of recipes, personal stories, and now […]

Link Up! The Theme is…Chicken!

In an effort to promote other great food blogs, I am starting something new here on Make-Ahead Meals.  I will post a new theme once a week.  If you would like to participate, simply add a recipe from your blog that is related to the theme.  (If your recipe has nothing to do with the […]

Kristy Lynn Jewelry Winner!

Thanks so much for entering this giveaway!  The lucky necklace winner goes to…# 172! Congratulations Etirv! etirv said… I like the Survivor Hand stamped necklace! Etirv, I have emailed you.  Please respond within 48 hours or a new winner will be chosen. Thank you Kristy for a great giveaway!