Recipe Box, Strawberries & Cream Pretzel Salad

The 70’s called and said they want this recipe back… Only in the South, where macaroni and cheese is considered a vegetable, would this retro dish full of butter, sugar, whipped topping, not to mention pretzels, be considered a “salad!” I will admit that I actually had it for breakfast one day, thinking that it … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Butterscotch Toffee Blondies

Last week, knowing my family was on the way, I got busy filling the snack jars on the island, {the first place they look} and wanted a sweet to put in the cake dome I looked through my saved recipes on Pinterest and found a pineapple coconut cake that sounded great When I make a … Continue reading

Party Panache, Creamsicle Cheesecake in a Jar

I have an easy summer treat for you today Creamsicle cheesecake in a jar Crumbled shortbread cookies layered with a creamsicle filling and whipped cream cheese A few simple ingredients Jello Mixed with Cool Whip Cream cheese beaten with sugar and vanilla and orange extract Then combined with Cool Whip Crushed cookies And 1/2 pint … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Sweet Home Alabama Butter Pecan Coffee Cake

  This is one of those “Drop what you’re doing and make this now!” recipes Seriously It is worth every calorie…         Oh, and it’s dangerously easy to make too!         You might even have all the ingredients!         First saute your pecans in butter and … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Peanut Butter Mousse Minis

  I have a wonderful low cal treat to share today!         These mini mousses are only 2 ingredients!         Peanut Butter & Cool Whip!         I used Lite, but you could use Fat Free         Begin by mixing the peanut butter with … Continue reading

Gifts from the Kitchen, Raid the Pantry Cracker Toffee

  Who can resist a bite of a homemade sweet treat… This super easy recipe can be adapted to what you have in your pantry!         I rate this recipe Triple D Decadent, Dangerous & Delicious!         You can use any kind of rectangular or square crackers you have … Continue reading

Party Panache, Maple Leaf Bundt Cake

  We are celebrating Autumn at my house with pumpkins and falling leaves         Even though the temps are still in the 90s, we are enjoying fall foods like this irresistible Maple Bundt Cake       The batter mixes up in just minutes         Into the oven for … Continue reading

Recipe Box, OMG This Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie!

  We greeted August with a celebration on Thursday, My children, son in law, and two of my grands were here, A long time family friend joined us for a special dinner in memory of HH We made peace with his passing and look forward to living life to the fullest in his honor… We … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Lite Cannoli Dip

  How about a dessert than is a little less guilty         A sweet treat that feels indulgent         Yet made with low fat ricotta and whipped cream cheese,       Served with low cal dippers           You’ll feel like you had a slice … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Caramel Cheesecake Ice Cream

  HHjr gave me an ice cream making attachment for my mixer for Christmas…I think it’s one of those gifts that is really more for him than for me  😂 I either buy ice cream or make the no churn version because I’m lazy  it’s so easy, but I was curious to see if we … Continue reading