Category: Recipes

Making my own Laundry Detergent!

We have all heard of Pinterest. It’s a household name! I love searching for new ideas and finding inspiration there. It can turn into a time consuming thing though, because it’s just so fun! Anyway, I recently came across a recipe to make your own laundry detergent. I had to…

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Snow Ice Cream?

YES! This is something I have been wanting to try, and am not quite sure why I haven’t until now. I mean, we HAVE been living in North Dakota since 2007! 8) So yesterday after Jacey got home from school, I was all ready to go! I had the ingredients…

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Kikkoman & Smiley360!

So Smiley360 sent me a coupon for a free bottle of Kikkoman Soy Sauce. My mission is to brine a whole chicken with it. ๐Ÿ˜€ Today I am heading to the store to pick up my bottle of Kikkoman Soy Sauce & will update with photos on how the process…

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Keurig Recipes!

We just bought a new Keurig Platinum (sorry, Tassimo) and we love it! I love the variety of K cups there are to choose from! [Our old Tassimo went to my mother-in-law & father-in-law.] Anyway, I found this online & wanted to share–for all of you Keurig users out there!…

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Quick & Easy dessert for one!

Look at this! This super fast & easy cake in a mug is a sweet treat for when you are craving something & want it quick! I found this “recipe” on Pinterest and had to try it! I believe it’s called 1-2-3 cake! All you need is a box of…

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Recipes for Fun!

Baking & trying new things has always been something that I like do to with my girls. Ever since my oldest daughter was a baby, we did baking & crafts together. From simple box mix cakes that I modified, to more complicated & time consuming recipes, we love to try…

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Fresh from the garden….

but not mine…lol! Last Sunday after church there were cucumbers left out for everyone to take. I’m not exactly sure who’s garden they came from, but they were big cucumbers! I grabbed just one, because it was quite large. Jason won’t eat them, so it’s basically just the girls and…

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Surprise Monkey Bread

Look at this deliciousness! ๐Ÿ™‚ I had this recipe printed out–and haven’t had the chance to make it….but my hubby made it for us this morning–and let me just say, it was delish!!! :yes: Oh yeah–and the “surprise” part is cream cheese inside! Yum! :-)) Update! Here is the recipe–from…

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Colorful & Delicious Cupcakes

I made these yesterday for the family, and they were a big hit! For these-I just used a box mix (white cake) and cream cheese frosting. I divided the cake batter into several small bowls (depending on the colors/how many you want to use) and used food coloring to dye…

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Easy & Delicious!-Taco Muffins

I made these the other day for the family-and they were a hit! Quite delicious too! These I made with my butterfly shaped silicone muffin liners. I made them in round and butterfly shapes, but the real treat was the taste! Yummy! Very easy to make, too! You make your…

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Pear and Cherry Buckle

So I was watching Semi-Homemade cooking with Sandra Lee a couple of weeks back, and I saw her make this dessert that you make in a crock pot. It’s called Pear & Cherry buckle. It looked really easy-and oh so delicious! So as we speak, it is in the crock…

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