German Pancakes

Top your fluffy German pancake with butter, lemon juice, and powdered sugar (no matter that those same ingredients make frosting) and … nirvana. Absolute nirvana!   3 eggs 1/3 c cream 1/3 c whole milk 2 T sugar ¼ t… Read more

Raspberry Fruit Dip

An explosion of flavor in every bite! I credit those little raspberry juice pockets. Do they have a name? I just googled it. Drupelet. Bless you google. And drupelets too!   8 oz. cream cheese 1 7-oz. jar marshmallow crème ½ c… Read more

Easy French Dip

They say good things don’t come easy. When it comes to French dip, I say hold on, not so fast. They also say what comes easy won’t last. Um, yeah, that is definitely true!! These sandwiches are easy, fast, and my favorite French dip recipe of… Read more


You can serve this guacamole with literally everything. Ok, maybe not literally but almost… like chips, quesadillas, tostadas, tacos, burritos, salad, vegetables, soup, sandwiches, omelets, burgers, enchiladas, or nachos.   3… Read more

Big Hunk Candy

Chewy and tasty and soft. I wrap mine like caramels so they are easy to serve. Mmm… caramels. I’m off to the store…….. Haha!   3 c salted peanuts 3 7-oz. jars marshmallow creme 2¼ c light corn syrup 2¼ c sugar 1½ t… Read more

Strawberry Oreos

A perfect summer treat. Christi’s idea. Brilliant!   1 strawberry cake mix 1/4 c flour 1/2 c oil 2 eggs   Whisk dry cake mix and flour. Add oil and eggs. Mix with fork just until incorporated. Scoop using ½-inch or… Read more

One S’more

I’ll post something healthy someday… but for now, comfort food is the theme. Of my life. If you already have cupcakes and brownies and peanut butter cup perfection ice cream (ahem), then you probably don’t need a whole pan of s’mores…. Read more

Magic S’more Bars

If I could meet anyone in the history of the world, I’d like to meet the genius who invented s’mores. The combination of flavors is just plain excellent! These hail from the magic cookie bar recipe … turned into s’mores! They are fast and… Read more

Carrot Cake

This is some serious cake, my friends. Moist and dense and rich! I forgo the cinnamon as it tends to be the boss of everything. But the way that cream cheese frosting complements the flavors in the cake? Mmm hmm.   Carrot cake: 2 c… Read more

White Chocolate Popcorn

A snack that is adaptable: tailor it with any color candy for holidays or birthdays….   16 cups popcorn (½ c kernels, popped) ½ t salt 3 T butter 5 c miniature marshmallows 6 oz. white chocolate candy or nuts,… Read more