Soft Chocolate Chip Cookies {with Pudding}

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I’ve been making these pudding chocolate chip cookies for decades, and I’m not sure why I’ve never shared the recipe before. They are so yummy! Adding pudding mix makes for extra soft chocolate chip cookies that have great flavor. My mom once told me she calls these her “no-fail” cookies, because they turn out soft, […]

Strawberry Banana Trifle

Strawberry Banana Trifle

Strawberry Banana Trifle- Yummy homemade pudding, fresh strawberries and bananas, pound cake, and whipped cream- all layered together for a summer dessert that tastes as good as it looks! Trifle is one of my family’s favorite desserts. I make raspberry and strawberry cheesecake trifle on a regular basis, but my 16 year old requested a banana […]

Strawberry Ice Cream Recipe

Homemade Strawberry Ice Cream

When I make homemade ice cream, I usually opt for chocolate. And the more mix-ins the better. But every once in awhile  I get a hankerin’ for a simple fruit  ice cream, and that is what happened a few weeks ago. I had some fresh strawberries in the fridge, so I decided to whip up some Strawberry […]

Pecan Sandies with Toffee

Pecan Sandies with Toffee

Pecan Sandies with Toffee- melt in your mouth cookies loaded with crunchy pecans and toffee bits. So much tastier than the store bought version! Do you like your cookies crispy or soft and chewy? I am a soft and chewy cookie kinda girl. Aside from shortbread, there are not many crunchy cookies that I love. […]

Strawberry Lemonade Cupcakes with Strawberry Cream Cheese Frosting

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Rachel turned three in April. I know, what happened to my baby? For her birthday party, I made a unicorn cake. But her actual birthday was about a week before the party, and I felt like I needed to make something for her special day. When I asked her what she wanted, she told me […]

Easy Sausage Quiche

Easy Sausage Quiche Recipe

Easy Sausage Quiche– Even men love quiche when it’s loaded with sausage and cheddar cheese! I don’t remember ever having quiche when I was growing up. I think the first time I tried it was at a bridal shower brunch. I loved it.  But I neglected to get the recipe, and then I proceeded to forgot […]

Chocolate Cake with Peanut Butter Frosting

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My fourth son loves chocolate and peanut butter. (He takes after his mamma in that regard.) Every year he asks for a chocolate cake with peanut butter frosting. For the past two, maybe three years, I’ve made him this Reese’s peanut butter chocolate cake. This year I was hoping to switch it up just a […]

Lemon Cookies

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I love and adore lemon treats. I don’t make them very often though, because my family doesn’t share my passion for all things lemon. I’ve had this recipe for Lemon Cookies pinned for ages, but I’ve been waiting for an opportunity to share them, because I can’t be stuck finishing off an entire batch of […]