Our baby turned 13 in June. weeping and wailing promptly insued…. Kaitlyn doesn’t really care for cake, and instead requested an Oreo cake. Not Oreos-in-the-batter kind of cake, but a cake made with Oreos. We bought ’em, stacked ’em, filled the gaps in with 13 curly candles, lit ’em and sang happy birthday. Ice cream… Read More 13 Birthdays and Oreos
I really should just call these types of posts “My Pinterest Addiction: Edition-Food Bowls.” or “Edition: Cute Shoes” or “Edition: Wherever my brain leads me on this particular day.” I sacrificed my time and spent it on Pinterest so you don’t have to. I know it’s a hard thing to search through Pinterest. Not wanting… Read More Food Bowls. 61 Bowls You Can Eat.
This frosting is heavenly. Easy. Delicate. Just sweet enough. Ingredients: 1 stick butter (8 tbsp) 8 oz. cream cheese 1 cup Powdered Sugar 1 cup sweetened coconut flakes To Do: To an electric mixer add the butter and cream cheese, beat on medium high for about 8 minutes until well mixed and it begins to… Read More Coconut Cream Cheese Frosting
Well, well,well. It’s National Dessert Day. I don’t know who comes up with all of these National whatever days, but sir or madam: thank you! Now we have a legit reason to eat something dessert-y. It’s our National Duty. For your celebratory-ness and patriotic-ness here’s a list of 12 desserts for you to choose from.… Read More #NationalDessertDay-12 Dessert Recipes to Choose From!
This Blueberry Pear Crisp is a perfect blending of seasons…end of summer as well as hints of fall. With a crispy, sort of sweet, sort of savory and easy to make topping it’s a perfect end to meal. Ingredients: Filling 2 cups frozen or fresh blueberries 3 cups pears, drained and cut into bite sized pieces… Read More Blueberry Pear Crisp-Recipe
Also called Bouquets of Goodness. Also Also called something I found on Pinterest and actually made. AlsoAlso Also called the perfect bridesmaid bouquet-Something to carry down the aisle and a snack too. #runningonthreehoursofsleepandtellingbadjokes You’re welcome. Items needed: 1 Waffle Cone per person 1 large package of Melting Chocolate Fruit Salad–a lot ( I used two… Read More Fruit-filled Waffle Cones
To cap off our dinner of pot roast, mashed potatoes, gravy, baked carrots, brocolli and homemade applesauce on this too-much-like-a-fall-day-in-New-England-but-it’s-June-in-Pennsylvania day I made a chocolate Whoopie Pie Cake to celebrate the end of the school year and the fact that Anna is done with elementary school and moving into High School. High. School. I. Am. Not.… Read More Whoopie Pie Cake
This is an easy, frugal go-to cookie when you don’t have much time or many ingredients in the cupboards. They are also just plain good for anytime! As was the reason for making them today…it was anytime. This is my mom’s recipe, and one that I have been making and eating for most of my… Read More They Won’t Last An Hour-No Bake Cookie Recipe
After my Pear-A-Palooza event today, I wanted an easy dinner. So when Jeremy got home from the office I handed him (nicely and with much love…..) a package of hamburger and a plate of fresh green beans for burgers and grilled green beans on the grill. He’s nice like that. I also, though wanted a great… Read More 3 Ingredient Poached Pears-Recipe