Category Archives: HOLIDAYS

It’s Mother’s Day Sunday. Whoopee! My Mom and I think . . . it’s quite over-rated. The two of us are quite alike. We aren’t the flower type, or the jewelry type, unless it a big fat diamond. I think I’d rather have a new pair of jeans or shoes or money honey! Laughing. Not […]

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I have a problem. I buy too many Cookbooks & print off far too many recipes. I really don’t collect anything else but my Cookbook shelves have expanded . . . to non designated Cookbook shelves! One of my favorite books is Down Home with the Neely’s, and I’ve made many of their recipes. They’re […]

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 O.k. . . . just wondering, How many of you have read . . . Shades of Grey? I haven’t. Honestly . . . I haven’t. This blog can’t compete with that! Trust me, this will be much sweeter. I think . . . you should make this Caramel Marshmallow popcorn BEFORE you read those […]

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 It’s Easter! Bright Colors and sweets are popping up everywhere. I’ve tried not to buy too many tempting treats. Candy melts were calling my name though . . . so I made a few Oreo Truffle Pops. Easy as 1-2-3.  The hard part is staying out of them. All you need is 3 ingredients and […]

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Luscious. Perfect for your sweet valentine! Despite my best efforts, I’ve been really slow in posting. For that . . . I’m sorry. I also like this dessert partially frozen, therefore it freezes well! See. It’s perfect for Valentines Day. This dessert is rich . . . but not too sweet. Come on, I will […]

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Little Miss Muffett sat on her tuffett, eating all the puff pastry away.   Her hips grew wider and her pants did bind her, and she was miserable all day! lets rewind . . . Little Miss Muffett stood in her kitchen, baking and singing all day. She tasted a crumb and that did delight her, […]

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I made something quite delicious today. It was a battle . . . and I lost. My head was telling me “NO” . . . don’t you do it. That little monkey on my shoulder won! These flaky little Apple Pies are mini’s, so you can eat one or two. You will need to give […]

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  It seems that lately my time has been spent cleaning up after myself! Take for instance, dropping a FULL glass jar of homemade Salsa all over the kitchen floor.  Glass & Salsa everywhere! I’m still finding odds and ends lurking in cracks and underneath large appliances.  My newest trick, was filling up a very […]

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Oh geez . . . this is your lucky day. This is perhaps my favorite recipe! CREAMY CHEESY POTATOES We make these for almost every holiday dinner, and in between. When I was younger, we would devour these very quickly at the dinner table.  If there were any left-overs, we would fight for them! I […]

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