Waffle Brownies

Have you ever wondered what you can do with your waffle maker besides waffles??? I was surprised when I saw brownies made in the waffle iron.I was so excited I had to try one just to know.I made just a normal boxed batch of Brownies, then I sprayed the waffle iron with non-stick cooking spray. […]

Christmas Gift Idea – Pumpkin Roll

Holiday Pumpkin Roll This is my family’s favorite dessert during the holidays! I have friends and neighbors asking for the recipe, it is so good. Use it for your holiday party or as a gift for your neighbors this holiday season. How ever you use it, it will be loved by everyone! The recipe and […]

No-Bake Oatmeal Cookies

“No Bake” – Oatmeal Cookies I was talking to one of my sisters today, we were laughing and sharing memories of our Grandma Jensen, we had so much fun with her! We grew up in a different state than my Grandma, but when we would see her (at least once a year) we had the […]

Turkey Fruit Gobbler

Allow you kids to help you slide on the grapes, olives, cheese and marshmallows. This makes a fun family project that is fun to eat afterwards. Materials Bosc pear (head) Melon or Squash (body) Cheese (beak and tail feathers) Red, Yellow and Orange peppers (snood, feet and side feathers) Raisins (eyes) Grapes (tail feathers) Olives […]

Oreo Turkey Treats

Oreo Turkey Treats My son was invited to a birthday party last week and had so much fun making these cookie treats that he had to come home and make them. We didn’t have everything that we needed but he had fun and improvised. Everyone loved them. Ingredients Vanilla & Chocolate Oreo cookies Royal icing […]

Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream

Homemade Vanilla Ice Cream   This weekend my son begged and begged to please make homemade Ice cream, both my husband and I dreaded the thought of having to pull out the big Ice Cream maker, set everything up and listen to the motor roar for an hour or more as the Ice Cream was […]

Homemade Suckers

Homemade Suckers When I was visiting my mom last summer, I helped her to clean out a few rooms. My mother and I came across the old sucker molds we used when I was a child. She gave me a few of them to keep and after returning home I decided to make them with […]

PoP PoP PoPcorn

My family (especially my husband) loves popcorn. Anytime we sit down to watch a movie it is commonplace for us to make popcorn. We use to microwave popcorn for a long time, and the kids were exited when it was their turn to put the popcorn bag in the microwave and make popcorn! Then for […]

French Upside down Apple Tart

French Upside Down Apple Tart 10 inch cast iron skillet or round pan 8-10 gala, pink lady or any high acid firm apple with a hint of sweetness, peeled, cored, and halved 1/2 cup salted butter 1/2 cup sugar 1 Tsp. vanilla or 1 vanilla bean, seeds extracted 1 recipe pie crust, rolled out to […]

Lemon Chex Mix

  Lemon Chex Mix   Here is a fun recipe that we made yesterday. It is simple, makes a lot, and is very yummy!! After mixing it up we waited for it to cool then filled sandwich baggies, attached a note some ribbon, and then delivered to all the neighbors. We are so lucky to […]