Who doesn’t love all kinds of chocolate pie; cream, fudge or any which way they come. I simply can’t resist them. As an added benefit to my Chocolate Pudding Recipe, I thought it would be fun to share my three different pies but in a jar. I know it seems I’m on a “in a jar […]
When it comes to Cream Pies, one, in particular, stands out for me. That would be a Banana Cream Pie. My Mom loved bananas, so it made perfect sense that she would make Banana Cream Pie at any opportunity. While perfecting my homemade vanilla pudding recipe, I thought it would be fun to recreate that pie but in […]
I know, Mother’s Day has come and gone, and you bought her a lovely gift, maybe some flowers, but why not do something a bit extra? Why not serve her breakfast in bed, maybe prepare a fabulous brunch, or better yet something special you’ve prepared just for that special woman in your life? Wouldn’t she love that? […]
I had made these Drunken Figs a very long time ago. What brought them to mind happened when I went looking for something, a bit different, to have as a sweet treat after dinner. I pulled out my jar of Drunken Figs and remembered I hadn’t yet shared this on my blog. When fresh figs […]
You guessed it, another one of my marshmallow critters. As I had mentioned in my Marshmallow Ladybugs post, this was inspired from my time in the garden. I couldn’t help offering this really fun Marshmallow Bumblebees Recipe. The garden can offer up some fun and cool creative ideas, i.e. these Marshmallow Bumblebees…
I love olives in just about any form, and these garlic olives couldn’t be simpler. Even though I’ve posted this before, I thought it would be fun to showcase this recipe again. It always happens like this, we are expecting a great deal of company at different points in time. When this happens, I like to make as […]
Barkies are one of my family’s favorite Christmas cookies. In fact, according to my mother, Sharon, we have been making them every year for 40+ years. Part of the reason we only make these at Christmastime is that almond bark is very difficult to find in many places except during the holidays. So if you are going to give them a try, you might want to do so soon!
We’re coming up upon Halloween, How could I not create one of my marshmallow critters, Marshmallow Ghosts in fact, an easy one at that? Halloween is one of my favorite holidays because it’s all about make-believe and having fun. One of the iconic images for Halloween is the ghost. So that was my inspiration for this simple creation. Now let’s go have so fun.
I have a real treat for you from Uncommon Goods. Before I share let me explain; I rarely accept opportunities to showcase products or companies. Why? Regardless of the fact I would receive a free product for posting a review, many do not fit what I’m all about. Most inquiries are in discord with my blog concept or would have little interest to my readers. So I often decline.