It is that time of year again, what time you ask…FAIR TIME! You guys I can tell you with all honesty that the fair is nothing I ever thought that I would be look forward to. EVER! I mean hot, crowded, greasy food, crowded, mobile rides (hello safety issues), and did I say crowded. But… Continue reading Fair Time and Brownie Cookies
Well with the camping season well underway and having just finished another great trip I thought I would share a recipe I HAVE to make every time. By HAVE to I mean I’m pretty sure my boys would disown me if I didn’t, just kidding they would just be very sad. So Puppy Chow (otherwise… Continue reading A Camping Treat!
So we had another wonderful camping. We started off after school let out the other Friday and traveled for a while to get on the ferry. That was a first for me that I can remember. It took me a second of breathing when we got underway. I had everything important to me on a… Continue reading Camping Fun
You guys I made this dessert for Easter. Then I just made it again for Teacher Appreciation week last week. My dish came home empty so I believe it was enjoyed. I know my family liked it. For Easter I was going to make a pie, but I was unsure of how many people would… Continue reading Lazy Pie
Everyone loves this Cracker Toffee. There are a ton of posts and recipes out there. This is the version I make. I make it for Thanksgiving, then again after Christmas when the cookies are all gone. I have given this as a holiday gift. My whole family seems to really love it because dessert wise… Continue reading Cracker Toffee (aka Christmas crack)
So my mom used to be a part of a group of ladies who would do a cookie swap. I love the idea. They would get together and each bring a different kind of cookie and swap out so they would all go home with a ton of options. My mom would take the snickerdoodles.… Continue reading Snickerdoodle Cookies
So in my last post I talked about how I am in charge of desserts. Well today I made the Pecan Pie for our family Thanksgiving! I took a normal pecan pie recipe and bumped up the amount of pecans. There never seems to be enough for my taste. I also use dark brown sugar… Continue reading Pecan Pie