When I was little, holidays were filled with multiple meals on Thanksgiving and Christmas. We were lucky to have such a large family close by and I had lots of cousins to enjoy those special memories with. Each year, we would get up and head to my great-aunt Bee’s for a noon feast. She had … More Pass the Birdseed! A Thanksgiving with traditions old and new!
I’m making a couple batches of this yummy treat tomorrow for a youth game night at our church. It’s a perfect fall treat, but I’m going to make it a little more festive this time by adding some candy corns to it. I may even go all crazy and drizzle some white chocolate on top. … More More Please! Repost of Brown Bag Caramel Popcorn
Our youngest is quite a character. She says the funniest things and her timing and expressions are priceless. She’s been requesting me to make S’more Pizza so I’ll have to do that this weekend for sure! Yum! I thought I’d repost it for you in case you need a refresher. This week our youngest, Mae … More More Please! Repost of S’more Pizza because Mae asked me to
This week, my girls and I picked strawberries at a local farm. It’s the little orchard just up the road from us and we managed to pick 15 lbs. I would have stayed longer and picked more, but my helpers were tired and I could only keep bribing them for so long. It was the … More Blueberry Jam – blueberry picking time is coming up!
Ice cream is one of my favorite treats. I usually can’t say no and have been known to eat an entire pint in one sitting. No joke! I remember when I was in the hospital after having our first daughter and my best friend called me up the next day and said she was stopping … More Hot Fudge Sauce for that perfect ice cream sundae
My favorite cookie is a soft and chewy Monster Cookie! It’s filled with peanut butter, chocolate, M&M’s, really anything you want to throw in there! I remember I had my first exposure to this beast of a cookie back in middle school and high school. Our middle school and high school were in the same … More Cleaning out the pantry with Monster Bars
I thought I would share a little love story since Valentine’s Day is approaching and love stories are good any time of the year. My parents met when my dad was stationed in Corpus Christi, Texas. My mom was still in high school and I think it was pretty much love at first sight. She … More A Love Story and Italian Love Cake