white chocolate haystacks 1

Need an easy food gift idea? These White Chocolate Haystacks couldn’t be easier and I’ve yet to meet anyone who doesn’t love them. White chocolate mixed with peanuts and pretzels […]

loaded potatoes plate

I was visiting my Dad a couple months ago and we decided to go to the local diner for breakfast one morning. They served the most delicious breakfast dish – hash […]

coffee cake

I like to make a special breakfast on holiday mornings and this Cinnamon Pecan Coffee Cake is a family favorite for Christmas. Shaped like a candy cane (or sometimes a […]

spritz cookies

I have wonderful memories of making these delicious classic Spritz cookies each Christmas when I was a kid. When I grew up and moved out, Mom’s Spritz cookie press went with […]

coconut almond biscotti

Coconut Almond Biscotti is another one of our favorite Christmas cookies! Family and friends just love these. Paired with a hot cup of coffee, it’s a delicious treat! Start of by mixing the […]

almond snowball cookies

Each year at Christmas, I go a little overboard with baking…. I try not to, but it just doesn’t feel like Christmas if my kitchen isn’t filled with fresh baking, […]

cinnamon ornament

These Cinnamon Ornaments are a really fun project to make at Christmas time! The kids love helping and the whole process makes the house smell amazing! This recipe is based […]

Ginger Spiced Pecans

These pecans have a bit of an unusual flavor combination – not overly sweet, a little salty and just enough spice. YUM! They are easy to make and a great activity […]

brownie bars finished

Every year at Christmas time, I like to give a little something to the teachers, bus drivers, coaches, and anyone else who has shared their time and talents with my […]

Cranberry Cake Slice

This Cranberry Cake is one of my best-loved recipes! I haven’t had anyone try it and not like it. Even my husband, who usually won’t touch anything cranberry loves this […]