December 2016

Monthly Archives

  • Banana Cream Pie

      I love to make pies with fruit. Especially bananas, strawberries, peaches and pineapples. Today, I’m giving you my sister’s recipe for a very delicious banana cream pie. Check it out. You’ll Need: 1 ⅔ cups of water. 3 tbsps of cornstarch. 1 (14 ounce) can of Eagle brand condensed milk. 3 beaten egg yolks. […]

  • We make these cookies every Christmas and they’re always a hit! Thankfully, they’re super easy…

    Raspberry Thumbprint Cookies 30 min to prepare 2 dozen cookies INGREDIENTS For the dough: 1 cup unsalted butter, room temperature 2/3 cup granulated sugar 1/2 teaspoon almond extract 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup seedless raspberry jam Pinch of salt For the glaze: 1 cup powdered sugar 2-3 teaspoons water 1 1/2 teaspoons almond extract […]

  • How To Make Buttery, Melt-In-Your Mouth SandiesAt Home!

    Homemade Pecan Sandies 30 minutes to prepare 2-3 dozen INGREDIENTS 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 sticks unsalted butter, room temperature 1 large egg, room temperature ½ cup granulated sugar 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 2 cups pecans- 1 cup chopped, 1 cup reserved whole for optional decoration PREPARATION Preheat […]

  • Slow Cooker Chicken Cacciatore

    Slow-cooked bone-in, skinless chicken thighs create the luxe flavor in this savory Italian chicken dinner that pairs perfectly with pasta for an incredibly easy weeknight or weekend meal. SERVES: SERVES 8-10 Ingredients 10 bone-in, skinless chicken thighs, about 5 ounces each, trimmed Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper Cooking spray or extra virgin olive […]


    Prep Time: 20 mins Cook Time: 6 hrs Servings: 6 Ingredients 1 (32 ounce) carton beef stock 1 (8 ounce) can tomato sauce 1 cup water 1/2 onion, diced 3/4 cup diced carrots 1 cup barley 1 (6 ounce) package sliced fresh mushrooms 4 cloves garlic, minced 2 pounds beef sirloin, cut into chunks 1 […]


    Ingredients : 1 cup butter 1 1/2 cups white sugar 1 1/2 cups brown sugar 4 eggs 3 teaspoons vanilla 4 1/2 cups flour 2 teaspoons baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 5 cups chocolate chips 2 cups sweetened coconut 2 cups chopped almonds How to make it : Pre-heat oven to 375°F Lightly grease cookie […]

  • Cherry Cream Cheese Bake

    If you are a cherry lover, this cream cheese bake will blow your mind. After a good meal, we love to have a nice sweet dessert. Check out the recipe of this beauty! You’ll Need: 1 can of cherry pie filling. 8 oz cream cheese. ½ cup of powdered sugar. 1 tube of crescent rolls. […]

  • 100 Year Old Pie Crust Recipe – Dee Dee’s

    This recipe is over 100 years old. It is one for the ages. The crust is flaky and flavorful. Delicious for any kind of pie your heart desires. Makes enough for 4 8-inch pie crusts or about 3 9-inch crusts. Can be used for topping, lattice top, cut-outs, etc. I think pies are made by […]

  • Texas Peanut Butter Sheet Cake

    I love peanut butter, especially in cookies and cakes. Today’s recipe is a sheet cake based on peanut butter. Check it out, I hope you like it. You’ll Need (for the cake): 2 cups of all-purpose flour. 2 cups of sugar. ½ tsp of baking soda. 1 tsp of salt. 1 cup of butter. 1 […]

  • Mary’s Cheesy Scalloped Cabbage

    Ingredients 1 small head green cabbage 2 c cheddar cheese, shredded 1 1/2 c medium white sauce 1/2 – 3/4 c fine bread crumbs, buttered 1/2 tsp salt 1 Tbsp butter WHITE SAUCE: 3 Tbsp butter 3 Tbsp all purpose flour 1/4 tsp salt 1 1/2 c milk Directions 1 Cut cabbage into wedges and cook uncovered until tender (about 25 minutes). Add salt to […]

  • Why You Should Use Vinegar When You Wash Towels

    There’s nothing worse than getting out of a hot shower and going to wrap up in a nice warm, cozy towel…just to find that the towel reeks of mustiness. Instead of smelling that fresh smell of clean-linen, you’re often met face-first with a kind of stale, moldy smell from your towels. And nobody wants that. […]

  • lemon lush !!! I LOVE IT

    Ingredients : 2 cup vanilla wafer crumbs+1/2 cup white chocolate chips 1/2 cup chopped macadamia nuts, divided 1/4 cup granulated sugar+1/2 cup [1 stick] butter, melted 2 (8) oz cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup powdered sugar+4 cup whole milk 1 tsp pure vanilla extract 2 (8) oz whipped topping, thawed or 4 cup sweetened fresh […]


    YIELD: 4-6 SERVINGS This slow cooker chicken enchilada soup recipe only takes about 10 minutes of prep time, and it is oh-so-delicious and comforting. PREP TIME: 10 MINS COOK TIME: 4 HOURS TOTAL TIME: 4 HOURS 10 MINS INGREDIENTS: 2 boneless skinless chicken breasts (about 1 pound) 2 cups good-quality chicken stock 1 1/4 cup […]


    The easiest chowder you will ever make. Throw everything in the crockpot and you’re set! Easy peasy! YIELD: 8 SERVINGS PREP TIME: 10 MINUTES COOK TIME: 8 HOURS TOTAL TIME: 8 HOURS, 10 MINUTES INGREDIENTS: 24 ounces red potato, diced 1 (16-ounce) package frozen corn 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour 6 cups chicken stock 1 teaspoon […]

  • Slow Cooker Tuscan Chicken Stew

    PREP TIME  20 mins COOK TIME  6 hours TOTAL TIME 6 hours 20 mins This easy slow cooker recipe simmers chicken, potatoes and rosemary with vegetables for a delicious and flavorful supper. SERVES: 6 Ingredients 6-8 boneless chicken thighs, fat removed and cut into 1-2 inch cubes 2 carrots, peeled and sliced 2 stalks of celery, […]