Sweets

Strawberry Rice Krispie Treats

By on February 12, 2018
Rice Krispie Treats are a quick and easy treat to make. I added strawberry frosting to the mixture to give it a hint of strawberry flavor. These are a great treat for the kids for Valentines Day. Frost them and add sprinkles or keep them plain. Either way they will be a hit.

I like to include my kids in Valentine’s Day so I get them a card and a small gift and I also like to make a treat for them. This Valentine’s Day I made them Strawberry Rice Krispie Treats. I looked through my cabinet and saw a can of strawberry frosting starring at me. To […]

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Sweets

Frozen Berry Whips

By on February 9, 2018
Frozen berry whips are easy to make. All you need are berries and whipped cream and you have the perfect sweet treat.

Do you like berries? How about whipped cream? Um, yes!!!! This is the recipe for you! It’s a super simple cool treat to make. It is perfect for Valentines Day, a hot summer day, or just any day really! To make these all you need to do is puree some berries, whip up some cream […]

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Bread

Snickerdoodle Bread

By on January 23, 2018
This snickerdoodle bread is loaded with cinnamon and tastes just like the cookies.

Do you like snickerdoodle cookies? If you do, then you are going to looove this bread! It’s tastes just like the cookie with a little less effort.  The bread is loaded with cinnamon and has a really nice texture. I used cream of tartar and sour cream to get that slightly tangy taste that the […]

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Sweets

Shirley Temple Ice Cream

By on January 18, 2018
Vanilla based ice cream with Shirley Temple drink ingredients. Ginger ale, grenadine, and of course maraschino cherries mixed in. This ice cream tastes just like the drink. #shirleytemple #icecream #cherries

When I was a kid my parents would let me and my sister get a Shirley Temple at a special occasion like a  wedding or birthday and occasionally when we went out for dinner; it was always such a special treat and brings back great memories! My kids had a Shirley Temple for the first […]

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Parenting

Mom Mission Statement

By on December 21, 2017
Become a more in the moment and intentional mom. Create a mom mission statement

“ Being mom is a full time job. “Mom” is not just a title that we are called but it’s a position that we hold. Here is a short list of some roles that our position requires: peace maker/keeper disciplinarian role model teacher activity director chauffeur confidant leader nurse Children are God’s love-gift; they are […]

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Sweets

Triple Chocolate Peppermint Mocha Cookies

By on December 15, 2017
Instead of only drinking your peppermint mocha, eat it too. These Triple Chocolate Peppermint Mocha Cookies have a great balance of peppermint and espresso. They have a brownie like texture with a gooey chocolate center. It will be hard to eat just one. They are highly addictive.

The name says it all! Tis the season for the much awaited peppermint mocha! (Do I hear cheering?) Now instead of just drinking your peppermint mocha you can eat it too! These triple chocolate peppermint mocha cookies have a brownie like texture, slightly chewing, with a rich chocolaty center. I have to confess that I did […]

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Bread

Delicious Chocolate Babka

By on December 6, 2017
Chocolate Babka is a yeast bread that is tender and swirled with chocolate and cinnamon

Do you have that one treat that you have to make every year at Christmas? I have many, many cookies and candies that I like to make but only one bread that is a must…Chocolate Babka! I wish I could serve you a  warm slice with a cup of coffee and enjoy conversation with you. […]

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