Denise’s Cinnamon Pecans

by Denise on September 12, 2013

We have a pecan tree in the back yard that is producing like crazy this year, unfortunately the squirrels are enjoying more of them than we are but it still put me in the mood to make some pecan yummies even though I actually had a to buy a bag of nuts at the store. […]


Denise’s Easy Ziploc Bag Ice Cream Recipe

by Denise on August 8, 2013

My kids have been seeing television commercials for an ice cream maker that shows kids making their own ice cream in 15 minutes and it does look fun (and tasty!) but they’re $10 each and of course I’d have to get one for each of the five kids. Instead we figured out how to make […]


Denise’s Simple Fudgsicle Recipe

by Denise on May 9, 2013

Now that the weather has finally been warming up the kids are already asking for frozen treats so I whipped up a batch of fudgsicles for them. They are super easy to make, only take a few ingredients, and they even taste much better than the store bought variety in my opinion. Let me know […]


Denise’s Easy Cashew Bark

by Denise on December 13, 2012

This cold winter weather is the perfect excuse to stay indoors and make lots of yummy desserts like this super simple cashew bark! We like to make lots of this yummy stuff during the holidays and give it away as gifts. I bought some Christmas themed coffee mugs that I plan to fill with cashew […]

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Denise’s Lemonade Pie

by Denise on June 14, 2012

Everyone enjoys these ice cream pies and you can even switch it up by using orange juice concentrate, frozen strawberries or pink lemonade concentrate.

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Denise’s Chocolate Chip Blondies

by Denise on March 8, 2012

When I was growing up these Chocolate Chip Blondies were my favorite treat in the world!


Denise’s Fast and Easy Cheese Turnovers

by Denise on December 29, 2011

These cheese turnovers are wonderful as an appetizer or for dessert, and they just take a few minutes to make.


Denise’s Pecan Pie Bars

by Denise on November 10, 2011

I am so ready for some holiday baking but it somehow felt a little too early in the month for pie so instead I made these yummy Pecan Pie Bars. Pecan Pie Bars Yield – 20 servings Preparation Time – 15 minutes Cooking Time – 50 minutes Ingredients 2 cups flour 1/2 cup granulated sugar […]


Denise’s Fruit Smoothie Popsicles

by Denise on April 14, 2011

These smoothie popsicles taste like ice cream and they’re so good that the kids beg for more…


Denise’s Cream Puff Recipe

by Denise on March 10, 2011

And while it’s still breakfast week around here, we could certainly have what you don’t finish for dessert the night before the next morning. Please tell me that’s OK….