It's time for our monthly blog hop challenge! This month, the challenge is to share a favorite family recipe. We're sharing my sister's recipe for Red Velvet Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting. Making the recipe as cupcakes means they are easy to share! Making them from scratch means you get the real . . .
Welcome to the first 2018 monthly Pinterest Challenge Blog Hop, hosted by My Pinterventures. The purpose of this Pinterest Challenge is to motivate all the participants of this hop (and you too) to not just pin, but to make it happen! So this month, I chose to make a Cream Cheese Chocolate Chip . . .
Snowball Pecan Cookies are bite sized treats of deliciousness. These cookies have several different names and there are several variations of recipes. I remember my sister making these years ago in a log like shape and she called them Lady Fingers. It's a recipe that has been around forever, but . . .
This is an easy recipe that I've had on my to make list for a while. Now that I've finally made them, they will definitely be on my Christmas candy list in the future. They couldn't be much easier to make and the taste can be as minty as you want it to be. I've seen a number of different recipes for . . .
I've seen recipes for crock pot hot cocoa and I've tried lots of them. All were good, but something seemed to be missing from them. A few years ago I decided to tweak a few of the recipes, omitting some ingredients, adding some others and the latest batch I made was the absolute best yet. If it's . . .
It's time for our monthly challenge with a group of our blogging friends! This month, we’re all sharing Favorite Family Recipes. One of the dishes that I always looked forward to for either holiday dinners or even a large family gathering for Sunday lunch was my mother's Sweet Potato Pie. While . . .
We’ve joined with a group of our blogging friends to share monthly challenge blog hops. This month, we’re all sharing Favorite Family Recipes. I was lucky enough to have a grandmother who loved cooking and especially baking. Whether she was making her delicious caramel cakes, lemon meringue pies, or . . .
Gloria has been decorating cakes for years. She's got way more talent than I do. I like to bake, she likes to decorate. So, it works out well! This Stars and Stripes Cake is one that she made for our 4th of July party a number of years ago. It looks great, but she says it wasn't difficult to . . .
A few weeks ago, I spotted a box of cookie mix for Snickerdoodle Cookies. Since we host Snickerdoodle Party each week, I thought I should give these a try! Rather than just making cookies, I wanted to use this mix as a base for cookie bars. I use place and bake chocolate chip cookies to make cookie . . .
This is the easiest fruit dip I've ever made. I've tried several different recipes and while most of them were tasty, I wanted something simple that I could whip up in a hurry. This easy fruit dip is not only simple to make, it's delicious, too! It can be made in less than five minutes and it's . . .