Desserts

My Favorite Whole30 Snack

My Favorite Whole30 Snack

  I know there are so many of you out there doing the #JanuaryWhole30…bravo! I have completed two rounds of Whole30 and it has been a life changing program for me. I learned so much about what foods were having a negative impact for me. […]

Gumdrop Cookies

Gumdrop Cookies

  Next up from my Grandma’s recipes…Gumdrop Cookies!Β  When she marked “good” on the top right of the recipe card I have learned that they certainly will be! I don’t remember these growing up and neither do my brothers and sister. Maybe they were a […]

Sugar & Spice Cookies

Sugar & Spice Cookies

How can we be just over a week away from Christmas? This month has flown by! I organized myself this morning and planned out the cookies that are to be made. First up, my Grandmother’s Sugar & Spice Cookies.   I remember my Grandmother making […]

Mocha Pecan Pie

Mocha Pecan Pie

I found the original recipe that inspired this Pecan Mocha Pie in a November 1997 edition of Bon Appetit magazine. It was a great issue, full of classic recipes for Thanksgiving that I used for years.     My favorite Thanksgiving pie is pumpkin, but […]

Pumpkin Bars

Pumpkin Bars

Since my sugar pumpkin yielded so much beautiful pumpkin puree, I knew I had to make something very special with it. My Grandma often made pumpkin bars, not sure where her recipe came from, most likely from her Mother. I pulled out her recipe and […]

Fresh Pumpkin Pie

Fresh Pumpkin Pie

Remember that cute little sugar pumpkin I picked up at my visit to Schnorr Farm?Β Well today, it left my living room as a decoration and became a pie!!     I am going to give you a challenge, ready?! This year for Thanksgiving make a […]