I have been holding out on you! Yep, there is a recipe that is part of our Christmas holiday tradition that I have not shared with you - Popcorn Balls! So, I'm fessing up now - confession is good for the soul - right? Be sure to watch the video to see how easy they are to make and review the list of tips for making popcorn balls. There is also a free printable for you that gives the [Read more...]
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Nothing says the holidays to me like pumpkin pie! How about you? What do you think about when you think of pumpkin pie? For most people, it would probably be Thanksgiving or at least Fall. That is definitely what I use to think of! Here in west Texas, pumpkins are one thing that grows very well in our garden. It is really a good thing because I have learned how easy it is to cook and [Read more...]
It's so exciting for me to share with you an easy pie crust recipe that doesn't sacrifice taste or flakiness for ease! And, because I learn by watching, I show you in the video how I roll and shape my pie crust. Plus, there is a free illustrated printable showing the steps too! I normally bake more pies during the holiday season than any other time of the year. So I want them to be amazing. [Read more...]
Nothing says fall to me like Homemade Caramel Corn! What's not to love about it? Ok, so you may not like the sugar and I agree. But, I fall back on the 80/20 rule and let it go! With the holidays approaching and traditional desserts coming, there is not much chance to do anything else unless I want to pull my hair out in worry! Who wants to do that? Not me! As I stop and think about [Read more...]
Who says pumpkin pie is just for the holidays? I used to! But, not since making Pumpkin Pie Pudding! It all started when I was cleaning out my pantry. If you are like me, it seems there are always items (usually canned foods) that are lost behind everything else. This time, it was canned pumpkin that I bought on sale after the holidays - last year or maybe the year before, who [Read more...]
Sour Cream Cheesecake is one of my all-time favorite desserts! I love it topped with fruit - especially strawberries and blueberries. After all, what can beat the smooth creaminess of Sour Cream Cheesecake? Not much! Add a cup of coffee and it's a win-win. Now, if you have the idea that a cheesecake takes a special talent to make - think again! This Sour Cream Cheesecake recipe is [Read more...]
Being on the GAPS diet means no grains. That means that my all time favorite brownie recipe, Never Fail Brownies is a no go! But, these Coconut Flour Brownies are a wonderful substitute! It can be difficult when eating a special diet like the GAPS, paleo or other grain free diets, especially if you have a sweet tooth. It is easy to feel abused and left out! No more! Now you can indulge [Read more...]