Category Archives: Recipes

Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut Butter Cookies are my dad’s favorite.  The smell of freshly baked cookies can call him from miles away.  He seems to know just the right time to show up whenever I bake Peanut Butter Cookies.

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Meatloaf

We all have our favorite comfort foods.  One of mine is meatloaf with mashed potatoes.  There is just something about this dish that brings me back to my childhood and simpler times.

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Roasted Brussel Sprouts

Roasted Brussel Sprouts are a family favorite around here.  They are a great side dish to add to any meal. If you have never tried them, they remind me of little cabbages.  The little balls of veggie, are best when … Continue reading

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Apple Cake

Apples make a great year round dessert.  While they are often found in the fall, they are an affordable fruit all year.  Next time you need a quick comforting dessert the whole family will enjoy, try this Apple Cake Recipe.

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Homemade Clay Ornaments

I was super excited to have my nieces spend a week with me over Christmas break.  Together we made home-made ornaments for the tree. The week before they arrived I made a batch of Air Dry Clay (see the recipe … Continue reading

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Corn Casserole

The holiday season is a time for casseroles.  One of my family’s favorite is corn casserole.

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Peppermint Fudge

Thanksgiving is behind us and now it is time to start on the holiday baking.  Each year I love to make cookies and candies to share with neighbors, friends and co-workers.  In addition to the traditional fudge, I also make … Continue reading

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