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
I’ve never been much of a big sweet potato eater, but lately I’m enjoying them more and more. I bought a huge bag of Sweet Potato Kettle Chips from Costco which I’ve been snacking on for over a month now since no one else seems to like them. I think they are pretty tasty. Every … More Sweet Potatoes never tasted so good!
I was at Costco a few weeks ago with my little shadow and like we normally do, we tried a few samples along the isles around the store. I think there should be a waiver that everyone must sign when you begin a Costco membership that says Costco is not responsible for impulse hunger purchases! … More Chocolate Mousse Truffle Dessert and those darn Costco samples!
I thought I’d share this recipe again since Thanksgiving is coming up. This is one of my favorites and is so simple to make. We have it a few times a year, not just around the holidays and it always gets gobbled up! It can be made in advance which is always nice on those … More More Please! Repost of Warm Cranberry Chutney
Today is an exciting day for the girls! Our youngest has her little Halloween parade and party in preschool and our middle lady has her Harvest Party at the end of the school day! I will be there in her classroom helping out and thought a little Halloween themed Muddy Buddies would be a good … More Monster Mash Muddy Buddies
This week is Halloween! It’s always been one of my favorite times of year. When I was little, we lived in a small town where you pretty much knew everyone and who lived in the house before them, and maybe even the people before that. So when Halloween rolled around, we set out up and … More Layered Brownie Ice Cream Cake for The Birthday Girl
I seem to catch the baking bug way more in the fall than in the summer. There’s something about heating up the oven on a chilly fall morning or evening and filling the entire house with warm smells of cinnamon and apples and sugar all combining together for one heavenly scent – FALL! Fall is … More Apple Dumplings for my little dumplings