Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp

Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp with vanilla ice cream

Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp- Slices of tangy rhubarb and sweet strawberries covered with a buttery brown sugar oat topping make a wonderful summer treat. Fantastic served warm with vanilla ice cream! My parents gave us a huge bag of rhubarb from their garden. Usually I make raspberry rhubarb jam, but our freezer is packed with homemade jam, […]

Flashback Friday Recipe: Coconut Lime White Chocolate Cookies

These Lime Coconut White Chocolate Cookies have wonderful flavor and texture. Give them a try!

I think that Utah is having an identity crisis and is trying to be Seattle. It has been rainy and cloudy for days. Probably weeks. I’m not sure. When it’s cloudy for this long I totally lose my mind, so everything is a blur. I wish I could be whisked away to a tropical place filled with […]

Caramel Chocolate Truffles {Brigadiero}

Caramel Chocolate Truffles-

These Caramel Chocolate Truffles (AKA Brigadiero), are a traditional Brazilian candy. They are easy to make, but hard to stop eating! Last year I was in charge of a cultural activity for the youth of our church. For one of the stations, we brought food from over a dozen countries and let them sample it. Some of […]

Sausage Gravy with Biscuits

If you have never made Sausage Gravy, you should give this recipe a try. It is easy to make, and so yummy!

Sausage Gravy with Biscuits- A rich and hearty breakfast that will satisfy even the biggest appetites. Comfort food at its finest! This may come as a shock to some of you, but up until last month, I had never tasted biscuits and gravy. Ever. I worked at Hardee’s when I was a teenager, and sausage […]

Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake with Chocolate Frosting

This Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake starts with a cake mix, but no one will ever guess!

This Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake is super easy to make, and comes out moist and delicious every time. It’s actually so good that I didn’t even need ice cream with it. And that hardly ever happens in my world! Today is National Chocolate Chip Day. I can totally get on board with that, because chocolate […]

How To Transform Rusty Metal Patio Furniture the Easy Way!

Learn how to transform rusty metal furniture from drab to beautiful!

This Rusty Metal Patio Chair Makeover was part of the porch nook sprucing up that I showed you last week. I wanted to share some tips for how to paint rusty metal patio furniture. It’s easy if you have the right tools! Several years ago we picked up some metal patio furniture at a yard sale. I […]

Yummy Banana Trifle

Creamy Banana Trifle Recipe

Creamy Banana Trifle- You can make this yummy dessert in a trifle bowl, but it’s so fun to serve in cute little jars! I don’t know what it is, but there is something about boys and banana cream anything. And when I say boys, I mean boys of all ages. Banana cream pie is huge at […]

Flashback Friday- Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies

Recipe for Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies

Sometimes simple is best. These Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies don’t have anything fancy, but boy are they good! The coconut extract gives them a nice coconut flavor, and the coconut adds some yummy chewiness. Hope you’ll give them a try!   Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies Here’s some other cool stuff to check out! Flashback Friday […]