Homemade treats are some of my husband’s favorite comforts while he is deployed. He especially loves these Double Chocolate Cookies from The Farm Girl! They are moist, chocolaty and so very yummy! And they ship well!!
While he was deployed earlier this year, I sent him a couple of batches of them and all of the [...]
YUM! This is one of the simplest and yummiest desserts, ever!
It came to me via my cousin, Alisa and it’s either our grandmother’s recipe or Alisa’s mom’s (my aunt).
Crustless Buttermilk Pie
Why didn’t I think of this (or read it somewhere online) before now?
Last week, I was preparing chicken enchiladas for dinner and had a flash of brilliance (or that’s what I’d like to think!). I had the cooked, shredded chicken ready to go and as I was assembling the other ingredients for the filling, decided [...]
She’s my little shadow. Seriously. I cannot do anything without her following along. She’s not really a hindrance like some small children can be. She doesn’t get into things like the boys always did (and sometimes still do). I can foresee her being an absolute asset in the kitchen in just a few short years [...]
When baking or cooking, do you ever run out of usable counter/work space? Yes. Oh good, I’m not the only one!
I frequently cover my entire work space while creating a meal or preparing something to bake. This makes it a problem for me to have my entire recipe binder sitting out, also on that same [...]
For years, when cooking/baking something that required being greased or oiled (skillets, cake pans, etc) I would pour a bit of oil in the bottom of the pot/pan, fold up a paper towel and then wipe the oil around with the towel to coat the bottom and sides.
However, a few years ago a friend turned [...]
This evening while I was preparing dinner (nearly an hour later than normal…), Jacob asked if we could make some muffins so they could have some for a snack before bedtime and then again for breakfast tomorrow.
My very first reaction was “no way, it’s already nearing 6:00 and we haven’t even eaten yet.”
If you had [...]
Whew, what a crazy two days! If you weren’t able to participate in Baking Day, maybe you can join in another time. You can keep up with the info. by follow Money Saving Mom and Life As Mom.
Here’s what my kitchen looked like at one point today:That’s me rolling out cinnamon roll dough, [...]
At the start of today, my list looked daunting. But, I have to say that even as busy as my day was without the baking/cooking added in, I managed to pull off more than I thought I could.Meals/baking:3lb. ground beef seasoned with taco seasoning for freezer3lb. regular ground beef for meals on this listPancake [...]
Kimi at The Nourishing Gourmet is hosting a great carnival today – Nourishing Sweets and Treats!! The idea is to post a recipe you enjoy that uses wholesome/natural sweeteners.
I have a wonderful banana bread recipe that uses wonderful ingredients, in fact I altered the recipe a little more today and it turned out wonderfully!
Banana Bread:Preheat [...]