Grandma Lydia’s Ice Box Cookies

Grandma Lydia's Ice Box Cookies

Do you want a cookie that melts in your mouth and takes more than two bites to eat? This loaf cookie is just the one you are looking for. When my boys were both toddlers I had a sitter that came to our home every day. She was in her seventies, a third Grandma to…

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Marilyn’s Treats Pays It Forward

Marilyn's Treats Pays It Forward to the needy.

This is the perfect time of year to reflect on what you have, what you have given, and what more still can be done. It is a time to rejoice, to sing, and to thank everyone that has touched your life and to let them know what they have given to you. Many people don’t…

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Caramel Red Velvet Cookies

Caramel Red Velvet Cookies

These cookies are simple red velvet cookies made around a center of a rolo with some sprinkles to make it colorful. Had I been making a full batch of these I would have buried the candy in the center. I think they came out a bit dull looking, but believe me the taste is all…

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Sugar Cookie Cutouts For Kids

Cutout Sugar Cookies for Kids

Are you one of the many moms that let your kids help make the gift tin cookies? I had never made them, but Jo has made these sugar cutout cookies the last two years. So I gathered up as many iced, sprinkled and sugared cookie images I could find and bought what we needed. Great!…

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Chocolate Filled Crescents

Chocolate Filled Crescents

Easy Peasy Lemon Squeezy! Looking for a tasty, fast and Two ingredient recipe for a quick snack after all the Holiday baking? Well, here it is! Bonus is you probably have refrigerator rolls and chocolate chips on hand. My helper, Jo made these for me while I was cleaning up after making 250 cookies! I…

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Sweet and Salty Snack Mix

Sweet and Salty Snack Treat

Looking for something a bit on the healthier side to put together for a good game day mix? Well look no farther. Jo and I wanted something in addition to the usual Christmas Cookies to put into our sharing tins this year. We took stock of our pantry and decided to go with this snack…

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Chicken Club Pizza

Homemade Chicken Club Pizza

A pizza and a sandwich all rolled together in a casserole dish! I just love a meal that comes together in under 30 minutes and in one dish! All the food groups are represented too! Kids and adults alike will love this Chicken Club Pizza and the kitchen can be cleaned up before the nightly…

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Creamy Mushroom Soup

Creamy Mushroom Soup

Don’t you just love a nice hot bowl of soup on a dreary and damp day? Soup is one of my favorite comfort foods. Cream soups, full of vegetables and spices are best especially when homemade. A soup that can be ready in under 30 minutes and enjoyed with crackers or a sandwich is what…

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Lemon Coconut Macadamia Nut Cookies

Lemon Coconut Macadamia Nut Cookies

These delicious Lemon Meyer cookies are made even more special with the addition of coconut, molasses, and macadamia nuts. The taste is a subtle one, but the sweetness of the molasses is offset by the zest of the lemon. A drizzle of white chocolate tops of this cookie. This is a great addition for any…

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