When you think of a summer dessert many people’s thoughts go directly to strawberry shortcake. Growing up with a grandma that raised raspberries, we enjoyed this raspberry torte recipe. I am pretty sure each of the grandchildren has had the pleasure of eating this sweet and tart dessert.
As a tribute to my grandmother – I include the recipe for each of the grandchildren. Continue Reading →
Ham and Pickle Rollup Appetizers
Ham and Pickle Roll-up Appetizer
Quick, easy and delicious! Rich, creamy cream cheese and salty pickles and ham make this appetizer the perfec...
My daughter has been experimenting making S’mores lately. Did I just hear you say what are S’mores? Believe me, after this weekend I know there are people that have never tried one. She came up with this smores easy, peasy, simple way to make them. Continue Reading →
It's that's time of year, time to get out the camping gear and become one with nature. Here are a few of our families favorite...
Why buy the expensive boxed brownie mixes when you can make up a batch of homemade brownies from scratch and enjoy them?
Make this versatile brownie mix that can make 3 sweet treats. The mix can be stored in the pantry for 6 months and pulled out when you would like to make brownies, hot fudge or brownie crinkle cookies. Continue Reading →
Red Velvet Whoopie Pies An old high school friend of mine that I re-connected with on Facebook has been stating her son loves vegan whoopie pies. Truthfully, I had to look u...
Onion Soup Mix – Dry Mix Recipe Onion Soup Mix - Dry Mix Recipe
I am not sure how much I spent on a popular, name brand onion soup over the years. Until, I was given this recipe f...
Brandy Slush in Ice Cream Pail Brandy Slush in Ice Cream Pail
Brandy Slush in Ice Cream Pail Recipe is one of my favorite holiday drinks. You don't need to limit this drink to the...
How to Make Colored Sugared Popcorn This is one of my favorite snacks to make for school bake sales. I normally make it up in school colors in clear Cello Bags. It is very simple and ec...
Homemade Caramels One of my families favorite Christmas candies is homemade caramels. Caramels are extremely easy to make but it takes time to wrap them.
Fresh Creamed Freezer Corn Fresh Creamed Freezer Corn Recipe
Wondering what you can do with all that garden fresh corn on the cob? Try this fresh creamed freezer corn recipe ...
It is a tradition that to celebrate our Birthdays my best friend and I try to create something ourselves or otherwise we purchase handcrafted gifts to give to one another. Over the years we have both received unique gifts. Homemade Baileys, vanilla, cookies, necklaces, earrings, stepping stones, mugs, magnets and so many additional gifts I have lost track. Continue Reading →
One recipe 2 cookies. Divide the dough in half and make two of my all time favorite cookies for the holiday season! Whip up a traditional peanut butter cookie recipe and then add chocolate candies to each to make them even a sweeter treat. Continue Reading →
Candy Cane Cookies Candy Cane Cookies
These festive candy cane cookies look exceptionally cute on a Christmas cookie platter. They make an equally delightful treat fo...
This is one of the easiest treats I make and they never seem to last through the season; unless I hide them. All you need are waffle pretzels, Rolo candies and either plain M&M’s or Pecans. Continue Reading →
Chocolate Chip Cookies in a Jar
Who doesn't love fresh chocolate chip cookies? You can go out and purchase just about any type of cookie jar mix you can think of but it will cos...
An unlikely flavor combination paired together turns out to be highly pleasing to the senses. These frosted gingerbread cupcakes are made with gingerbread cake bottoms and frosted with pumpkin cream cheese frosting. Heavenly. That is the only way to describe them. Continue Reading →
Homemade Frosting Recipes Homemade Frosting Recipes
6 homemade frosting recipes that take very little time to make and taste heavenly!
All of the recipes were passed down t...
A pudding mix without artificial flavors or preservatives. Measure out three ingredients and store in a container to replace convenient box chocolate pudding mix. When you want to make chocolate pudding; scoop mix and cook butter and milk over low heat. Continue Reading →
I needed to come up with something to make for our neighborhood association’s fall bake sale and racked my brain long and hard. I was told to make Rice Krispie treats because they sell well and are well received. That seemed too easy but I did make them because I said I would. Continue Reading →