Yearly Archives: 2009

Every Thanksgiving, we have to make a Banana Cream and a Coconut Cream pie for those who don’t think that they will live without it!  This Recipe is still my favorite, after trying several different ones over the years.  It’s simple to make and the pudding is creamy and delicious.  If you are making banana […]

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Yesterday, I picked up my purse and grabbed for my checkbook.  The bills needed paid promptly.  I couldn’t help but notice the weight of that overloaded “catch-all.”  After the weight of the bills were off my shoulders, I flung my purse over one of those same shoulders, and literally gasped!  It was time for….a clean […]

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If you know me, then you already know that I Love pizza! I like it for breakfast, lunch and dinner. I like it hot and I like it cold….in the pot nine days old.  Well, maybe not nine days old….but you get the picture.  Last week I tried Pioneer Woman’s Chicken Fried Steak, from her new cookbook and […]

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My husband really likes Banana Bread, and so around this house it’s made quite often.  I always like to confuse things by constantly trying new and different recipes.  This banana bread is a recipe from the new Lion House Bakery Cookbook.  The photos in this book are enough to encourage you to “Get Off Your […]

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Hi my wonderful followers of this crazy blog.  Happy Halloween to all of you. Today, I thought I should show you what I enjoy doing when I’m not in the kitchen baking. These are my little “Spooksters!”  These cute little goblins are my grandchildren.  As you can see, we’ve been baking up some frightening fun. […]

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As I promised, I made Chili to go with our scones and homemade bread.  In this house, you may have figured already, that we don’t get too carried away with onions and tons of spices.  Well….you see, we like the flavor, but not the chunk.  Does that make sense?  This Chili recipe is for one […]

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Yesterday, I made delicious White Bread and posted a scone picture and recipe.  You can make both with this great recipe.  This bread recipe makes 4 big loaves and 2 smaller loaves of bread. Just save a portion of the dough to make hot buttery scones for your dinner.  My friend KJ gave this recipe to […]

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Today I had a Dentist appointment.  Ugggg…grrrr…..  I believe that this is the very first time since Motherhood ruined my teeth and my body, that I didn’t have a single cavity!  I just about passed out….really. I figured since it was such a momentous occasion I needed to celebrate by coating my polished pearly whites with […]

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You just have to make these!  YOU WILL NEED: Graham Cracker Base  1 ½ cups all purpose flour  ¾ cup whole wheat flour  ½ teaspoon baking soda  ½ teaspoon salt  ¾ cup almost room temperature butter 1/3 cup packed light brown sugar  3 Tablespoons granulated sugar  2 Tablespoons honey  1 teaspoon vanilla extract  1 large […]

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