October 22, 2014

Recipe: Coconut Sweet Potato Casserole

Sweet Potato Casserole

As Thanksgiving sneaks up on us, I find myself missing the Thanksgivings I had as a kid. Thanksgiving meant the house was filled with wonderful smells and a day off of school. It was a day to relax and play with my toys and watch movies as a family while my mom cooked. It was, quite honestly, one of … [Read more...]

Recipe: Surprise Package Cookies

Surprise Package Cookies

I have a weakness for holiday cookies. It's one of the great joys of the holiday season, and probably one of the major reasons why I'm also big on January resolutions. This fun cookie recipe for Surprise Package Cookies from the Taste of Home cookbook has a fun surprise on the inside -- a … [Read more...]

Cooking: Thanksgiving Time Saving Tips for Rolls


Thanksgiving is fast approaching and soon we will be sitting down and eating a feast. Most people think you can’t have a Thanksgiving dinner without a turkey, but for me it is the rolls. I remember growing up, my grandmother always made the best rolls, and we all looked forward to them each year. … [Read more...]

Healthy Halloween Treat – Bat Bites

Bat Bites

I don't mind if my kids have a bit of sugar around Halloween but it can all be a bit much. Sure, it's tasty, but that gross feeling after you've overdone it isn't fun for anyone. If you are looking for a fun and healthy Halloween treat, we've got you covered!  Bat Bites are a sure-fire hit at any … [Read more...]

How to Make Baked Eggs for Easter

Baked Eggs

During the Easter season, my family eats a lot of boiled eggs. We like to color them for Easter egg hunts but I hate to see these eggs go to waste and as long as you take precautions for safety of the eggs, you can reuse them in several food recipes. Some of my favorite foods to make with the … [Read more...]