I look forward to strawberry season every year. Fresh strawberries are such a simple pleasure and you can do so many things with them. This is a very easy homemade strawberry jam recipe using the Ball Jam and Jelly maker. I just love mine and use it all the time. Although, this year I got […]
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Soft dough, cinnamon filling, and a pecan toffee topping with a big glass of milk. Need I say more?
Toffee Bars are the perfect Christmas Baking Recipe. They make a wonderful presentation when cut and placed in a pretty little Christmas cupcake holder for dessert after dinner. They are sweet and chewy and simply delicious. I could eat these for breakfast, lunch, and dinner but save them for special occasions because they are that […]
Oh my gosh! Who wouldn’t love to open a beautiful Christmas box filled with fresh, juicy, plump, chocolate covered strawberries? Dip them in a few Christmas sprinkles and you have a wonderful homemade gift. Every time I make these I have to stop myself from eating them.
I don’t even remember passing out in the outhouse! Just kidding……maybe. Seriously though, this is a great Christmas gift idea because it is so easy to make. I put mine in a Mason jar to give it that authentic redneck look and tied a bow of twine around it. This Apple Pie Moonshine does contain […]
Last week during Thanksgiving we had family down from Porter Corners, NY. They brought a wonderful bottle of wine and as we were opening it the corkscrew broke off in the cork. It was such a pain in the neck to get the bottle open. When I saw this electric wine bottle opener I thought […]
Silpats are great and I use them all the time for baking. Use them instead of parchment paper for your Christmas cookies or roll it up and put it in a Christmas stocking for the baker in your family. Right now they are 52% off. Just click on the picture and it will take you […]
The peaches right now are so juicy I had to hold a paper towel under my chin just to eat one. So, how could I resist the temptation to learn how to make peach and make this peach jam recipe? I used my Ball Jam & Jelly Maker and it was a cinch. Now I […]
You’ll be the talk of the town! Make this monster pretzel recipe for your next summer party and serve them in a corn on the cob holder. How fun is that? So easy to make and your kids will enjoy helping, too. Besides, no one can resist pretzels coated in caramel, rolled in chopped nuts, […]
In this Monster Pretzel Recipe the pretzel rods are dipped in caramel, rolled in M&M’s, then drizzled with milk chocolate and white chocolate. The Easter Pretzel Rods make a great gift for Easter when wrapped individually. Ingredients Utz Pretzel rods Bag of Caramels Bag of M&M’s Melting cocoa chocolates Melting white chocolates Instructions Unwrap caramel […]