Pears in Hot Buttered Rum Sauce

Pears in Hot Buttered Rum Sauce

  This dessert while it sounds and looks a little high brow and complicated to make is actually very simple and takes about 15 minutes start to finish.   Impress your dinner guests with your culinary skills or treat your family after Sunday supper.  Pears are a wonderful lightly flavored fruit that take on and enhance

How to Make an Awesome & Frugal Holiday Roast Beef

Frugal Holiday Roast Beef Recipe

You do not have to spend a fortune on an expensive roast to create an awesome roast for your dinner. I spent only $2.47 a lb. on a boneless beef chuck cross rib roast and made a roast that rivaled prime rib. How did I take an ordinary roast and make it taste like prime

50 Favorite Party Appetizer Recipes

50 Best Party Appetizer Recipes

Whether you are attending or hosting a party this holiday season, these 50 Decadent Appetizer Recipes are perfect for your menu! Whip up a simple salad, puff, pastry, dip or meatball with one of these elegant recipes. Not only do we have great finger foods and dips, we have hearty bites with your favorite cheese,

How to Make Snowman Snack Mix

how to make snowman snack mix recipe

Looking for a fun snack for your kids or an easy snack to share at a holiday party? Try making these snowman snack mix packets. You can make these cute snack bags that are perfect stocking stuffers, secret Santa bonuses, or class treats! All you need to create these snowman snack bags is a few vegan candies

Low-Sugar Molasses Cookies

Low-sugar molasses cookies recipe

I have teamed up with In The Raw® to create low-sugar molasses cookies. Our family calls molasses cookies earthquake cookies. It is a tradition handed down from my husband’s great-grandmother along with her recipe for Molasses Ginger Cookies. Shortly after I married my husband, my mother-in-law gave me a recipe book with many of her family’s recipes

How to Decorate Shepherd’s Hook Sugar Cookies

Shepherd's Hook Sugar Cookies

Charming folklore suggests that the popular holiday candy cane is a Christian symbol in many ways, one being that the sweet treat was bent into the shape of a shepherd’s hook.  Today we have a step by step decorating tutorial for beautiful Shepherd’s Hook Sugar Cookies for you. How to Decorate Shepherd’s Hook Sugar Cookies

Candied Orange Peel

How to Make Candied Orange Peel - Recipe and Tutorial.

This Candied Orange Peel recipe makes a delicious fruity snack for yourself or can be beautifully packaged in a pretty jar for a gift.   The taste resembles that of the childhood favorite packaged orange slices but fresher and stronger in flavor. While they do take a bit to cook down they are ridiculously simple

How to Decorate Holly Leaf Sugar Cookies

Holly Leaf Sugar Cookies

Today I have another unique and special tutorial for decorating your Christmas sugar cookies.  Have you ever thought of the different things you could make from a single cookie cutter shape?  This beautiful Holly Leaf Sugar Cookie is made from a simple maple leaf cookie cutter!  Making this cookie and other beautifully decorated sugar cookies

Easy Peppermint Bark Recipe

A quick and easy Peppermint Bark Recipe using candy canes and chocolate chips. Only 3 ingredients! Use the microwave to make this peppermint bark recipe.

Peppermint Bark is the easiest candy to make. It only requires 3 ingredients and there are no candy thermometers involved. You don’t even have to turn on your stove if you melt the chocolate in the microwave. Easy Peppermint Bark Recipe An Offset Spatula is useful for spreading the melted chocolate out, but it isn’t necessary. Place

How to Decorate Ice-Skate Sugar Cookies

Ice Skate Christmas Sugar Cookies

Tis the season for Christmas Sugar Cookies!  I will be sharing several step by step tutorials this holiday season for decorating your Christmas sugar cookies to look unique and very special.  These beautiful cookies will make wonderful treats or gifts for those you care about!  Making beautifully decorated sugar cookies is something you can do