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Smores Cereal Bars

Smores Cereal Bars-Golden Grahams, marshmallows and chocolate all in a yummy bar!

Smores Cereal Bars-Golden Grahams, marshmallows and chocolate all in a yummy bar! I’m not ashamed to say I buy cereal for my kids for breakfast. They like it, depending on the cereal, they love it. It’s fast and easy on school days. I always try to find it on sale. With 3 kids, even the […]

Grandma’s Sugar Cookies

Grandma's Sugar Cookies

Grandma’s Sugar Cookies-a Christmas Tradition. This recipe is a special one. It’s just a simple sugar cookie, made with lots of love. What makes it special is it come’s from a book Grandma’s Christmas Cookies. It’s a sweet book reminding us the true reason for the season. We’ve had our copy for 11 years now. […]

Copy Cat Red Lobster Cheddar Bay Biscuits

Copy Cat Red Lobster Cheddar Bay Biscuits, even better than the restaurant

Copy Cat Red Lobster Cheddar Bay Biscuits, even better than the restaurant Red Lobster biscuits are the best! I think it’s a cruel trick to have such amazing bread on the table when you’re in the restaurant for the seafood.  I have such a hard time controlling myself. We’ve been making these biscuits for years.  We probably have them […]

No Knead Bread

I’m on a bread kick. I can’t help it. Nothing’s better than home baked bread. We haven’t bought a loaf of bread from the store in weeks. I’ve made Beer Bread, White bread, Garlic Bread Sticks, Hawaiian Honey Bread, rolls, Chocolate Swirl Bread. And others that I never thought to take pictures of before I […]

Chocolate Covered…..Everything

You know my motto, Chocolate makes everything better! And it does! And you can put it on practically everything. Well maybe not spinach or peas, but you know what I mean. And it’s so easy to do, and fun, and it’ll impress your friends. The easiest way I’ve found to cover almost everything is using […]

Jello Sugar Cookies

Jello Sugar Cookies

Jello Sugar Cookies-the possibilities are endless! I love playing with jello. Not the jiggly, see though stuff that you set up in the fridge. I’m talking about the stuff in the package, before you turn it into jiggly color. Honestly, I think the last time I even ate jello in the form the makers intended […]

Chocolate Donuts

The other day I was talking with my friend, Jimmy, and he mentioned making some chocolate donuts. He said they were Tim Horton Donuts. It turns out Tim Horton is known in Canada for Donuts, or something along those lines. My friend was in Florida, and I’m in Georgia but he just couldn’t say enough […]

Hawaiian Honey Bread and Red Star Yeast

I love to bake bread. And I love getting things for free. A few weeks back, on Facebook, Red Star Yeast had a post about a free yeast giveaway. All I had to do was Like them, which I already did and share their post about the giveaway. So Blah, blah, blah, about a week later I […]

Olive Garden Bread sticks

So it’s finally cool enough to have soup again, yay! Here in Georgia we seem to have really long summers. It starts getting warm in March, then by June we are complaining about the heat. In July we are complaining about the heat and the electric bill. By August we are so done with summer. […]

Scones with chocolate chips

Scones with Chocolate Chips

Scones with Chocolate Chips are perfect with your morning coffee, as a light afternoon snack or to finish off your evening. When Cassie and I first started documenting our baking adventures in the kitchen, we let some people know we were looking for some family favorites to try out. I have a few recipes from my Grandma, […]

Candy Corn Cupcakes

I have to tell you, I had fun making these. I wanted to to get into the Halloween spirit with everyone else (and not just by eating as much chocolate as I can).And I tried to make these Chocolate and Peanut Butter Bugles You can go visit Cookies and Cups and see what they are supposed to look […]

Chocolate Chip Oreo Brownie Bars

Busy weekend, son’s birthday on Saturday, Hubby’s birthday on Sunday….. And neither one wanted a cake! What’s wrong with them? Isn’t the whole reason for acknowledging birthdays just an excuse to eat cake? Must be something missing in the male DNA That’s ok, I’ll make it work to my advantage, they can’t stop me, it’s […]

Garlic Knots and Forgotten Cookies

Store bought rolls are so boring, and making bread is actually very easy.  Love finding new recipes to try out on the family and this one was definitely a hit!  These went well with the Hot and Hearty Cottage Pie I found over at Man Cave Cuisine. Garlic Knots2 tablespoons olive oil              30 mL2 […]

Cinnabon Monkey Bread


Cinnabon Monkey Bread-taking Cinnamon rolls to the next level   I know it’s the New Year and we’re all supposed to be eating healthier but this recipe is not my fault. You can blame Ashton of SomethingSwanky for this sugar meltdown. I few weeks ago, she made these CinnabonDonuts. I vowed to make them for […]

Chocolate Swirl Loaf

     I couldn’t wait to get in the kitchen and share something delicious! It was Monday and as my kids are on a four day school week, I needed to make sure one or more of them could help. I went to my over priced, had forever, giant book of baking recipes the “Great […]

Pear Butter Spice Muffins

Pear Butter Spice Muffins

A few months ago, a dear friend gave me a bunch of pears. We turned them into Pear Sauce and Pear Butter. Well you can only eat so much pear butter on toast or fresh bread. Imagine how excited I was to find this recipe over at Pattitudes. Apple Butter Spice Muffins! Pear Butter and Apple […]

Iced Oatmeal Cake Cookies

Iced Oatmeal Cake Cookies-A soft cake like cookie drizzled with a sweet icing

Iced Oatmeal Cake Cookies-A soft cake like cookie drizzled with a sweet icing There is nothing better than homemade cookies with a glass of cold milk to put life back in perspective. Take my kids as an example. They can come home after school, full of excitement over something great that’s happened. Or upset over […]

Breakfast Tartlets

I love quiche. But the problem with quiche is you make a large pie (quiche) and everyone has to eat what you put in it. And in my house, someone’s not going to be happy. I don’t want sausage, or I don’t want tomato, or onion, green pepper, blah, blah, blah. I’d call them all whiners but I […]

Strawberry Cheesecake Smoothie


It’s time for the Crazy Cooking Challenge again. This month it’s smoothies! What an easy assignment and perfect for this time of year! Oh how I must suffer for the sake of this blog sometimes. And then make my kids suffer by taste testing. And then just to be sure hubby will suffer a little. So […]

Kahlua and Cream Milkshake


Kahlua and Cream Milkshake-for adults only! I’m not a big drinker. I got my drinking days out of the way early on. I realized quickly, that most alcohol will give me the worst hangover, even after only one drink. The exception to that, is Kahlua and Cream. I don’t know if it’s the fact that […]