Monthly Archives: March 2014

One Ingredient Homemade Peanut Butter

Homemade-Peanut-Butter

We have recently discovered the joys of homemade peanut butter. All these years I’ve spent so much money on jars of peanut butter at the grocery store, having had no idea how easy and yummy peanut butter is when you make it from scratch. So…one ingredient peanut butter.  I love […] Read more…

Easy Easter Centerpiece

easy-easter-centerpiece

So a couple of days ago, I shared these adorable jars with you, Easy Mason Jar Craft – Easter , and thought it would be super cute to make a larger version. Once I gathered everything, it only took a few minutes to put together, but it make quite an impact […] Read more…

Jo’s Cheese Cookies

Jo's Cheese Cookies

I don’t remember exactly when these cookies came into my life, but I’m finding it hard to remember a time without them. When my mom’s friend, Jo Keller, shared her recipe with her ages ago, it instantly became a regular in the Christmas cookie round-up at Mom & Dad’s house […] Read more…

(ENDED) Spring Into Cash Sweepstakes

Spring Into Cash Sweepstakes

Welcome to the Spring Into Cash Sweepstakes! At my house, springtime typically rushes in a drops a big ol’ “To Do” list at my front door.  We need new mulch in the flower beds, paint for the front door, to aerate the grass, veggie plants and fertilizer for the garden, […] Read more…

Ode to a New Orleans Sno-Ball

Snowball flavors

Chances are it’s still cold where you are. But way down in south Louisiana, where it’s 75 and (mostly) sunny at the end of February, sitting down with the season’s first cup of fluffy ice drenched in a diabetes-inducing sugary syrup is something we look forward to every year.  This […] Read more…

Simple and Yummy Chicken and Rice Soup

How can you go wrong with Chicken and Rice Soup?  It one of the easiest and most versatile dishes that I have in my arsenal.  And, yes, this recipe does call for bouillon cubes….I’ll just give you a minute to settle down… OK. Truth be told, I use bouillon because […] Read more…

The Potential of My KitchenAid

KichenAid

Several years ago, my amazing daughter gave me a Kitchen Aid mixer for Christmas. I’ve never been so overwhelmed and excited! I blended everything in sight. I whipped eggs, made pizza dough, re-discovered homemade whipped cream and created one of the lightest angel food cakes ever. Now, after a heavy […] Read more…