Category Archives: QUICK AND EASY

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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 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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I really like ribs. I’m picky though. They can’t be mostly fat and little meat. That’s why I like these ribs! These Country Style Pork Ribs are oh so delicious & easy to prepare. This recipe came from Genola Kandler, who was a awesome cook. She cooked for a huge farming operation of hungry men! Everytime […]

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My waffle iron died the other day.  It didn’t die after my waffles had baked, it decided to retire in mid-stream! I had only one option . . . buy a new waffle iron. The shiny new model is a Cuisinart, and it’s been working hard lately. Waffles?  Not Waffles. Beautiful Crispy Waffle fries . […]

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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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It’s roundup time. My girls & I used to cringe when we heard the word “round-up.” Yes . . . like the Pioneer Woman, we also had to round-up cattle and help with the branding. It’s not as easy as it looks or sounds, as they can be a royal pain in the _ _ […]

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You’re going to be happy that you dropped by today. Really you are. It’s very difficult to choose a recipe from Rhodes new fabulous Cookbook. Home Baked Family Favorites is jam packed full of scrumptious recipes & beautiful pictures. I finally  narrowed it down, and made PETAL PULL-APARTS. Trust me, they are darn good! They […]

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Decadently Delicious. Prepared in a snap. That pretty much describes this Cherry Crunch Dessert. I thought it might be fun, to highlight some of my very favorite recipes. Cherry Crunch has to be one of my top 5 desserts! You could make this with Blueberry, Peach or use any pie filling you choose. The crumble […]

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I do like Brownies. I don’t make them much anymore. I don’t have anyone in this house, that will help me eat them. I can’t convince my sweet half to like Chocolate. I ask you . . . Who doesn’t like Chocolate? It’s sick! The brown butter is a killer ingredient. That’s what drew me […]

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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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Description:  Sweet gooey glazed rolls that are dangerous, tempting and lusciously good. Directions:  Let cool slightly, then grab one for yourself before they’re all gone! Run into your kitchen and we’ll make them together . . . hurry.  You will need:  At least 12 Dinner rolls –  thawed but still cold, melted butter, corn syrup, […]

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