Take-out Tuesday, Easter Egg Hunt Candy Cookies & Vignettes

spring chandy

  Did you have an Easter celebration last weekend?     Our two youngest bunnies were invited to an egg hunt at my friend’s house with her little bunny     She hid eggs of all sizes throughout her front yard     With bunny and carrot signs pointing the way       Look, … Continue reading

Holidays, Happy Easter & Cottontail Bunny Bottom Cookies

Easter entry

Wishing you a Happy Easter!   We are celebrating with Golden Eggs     and Cottontail Bunny Bottom Cookies     I wanted to make these for you last weekend, but other bunny bottoms got in the way     Egg dying and birthday partying     I used refrigerated sugar cookie dough and tried … Continue reading

Party Panache, Puff Pastry “Cigars”

spring sandwiches

Save some of your leftover Easter ham to make these savory puff pastry treats     They are short stubby little sandwiches, hence the name “cigars”     Perfect for parties, brunch, picnics or lunch     I used the same spinach spread I used for Garden Tramezzini       You can also use … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Bird’s Nest Soup

Bird's Nest Soup table

“Why are we going to kill eggs Gigi?” “No, silly, we’re going to dye eggs, that means color them”     “OH! Okay!”     Then I got an idea for a table using their sweet killed eggs and some bird’s nests     What recipe would I serve, why of course, Bird’s Nest Soup … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Lemon Filled Golden Eggs

gold Easter eggs

Now everyone can find THE golden egg for Easter     When you make a pan of these lemon curd filled crescent rolls     Even the busiest bunny can whip these up!   Spread a heaping tablespoon of lemon curd on crescent roll dough triangles Roll up and tuck ends under forming an egg … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Bacon Lattice Pimento Cheese & Zucchini Pie

bacon lattice pie

In honor of yesterday’s National Pie Day, 3.14ย  TT ย  let’s make a pie! Have you seen the bacon lattice topped pies?     So cute, right?     But when I read the recipe, I knew I had to make some changes     As easy as it would be to top a pie … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Hopping Bunnies

Hopping Bunnies 4

  Bunnies are hopping,       Eggs are nesting       Bunnies are peeking     There’s no time for resting!     Bunnies hold flatware     and hop on the glasses     There goes a moss one, hopping over the grasses     A bucket of eggs     is … Continue reading

The Organized Life, March Paint Bucket

March recipe bucket list

March is always a special month, with St. Patrick’s Day fun ๐Ÿ€,ย  Springing forward, and Easterย  ๐Ÿ‡ย  this year     I have a very special Chocolate Cake, perfect for St. Patrick’s Day, that I’ll be sharing soon,   and lots of Easter treats…   So check in often and see what’s cooking! Here’s a … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Luscious Lemon Raspberry Pastry

luscious lemon raspberry pastry

The birds were chirping in the South this weekend, temps hit 70 and spring was in the air       My thoughts went straight to springtime holidays, and lighter tasting desserts after Valentine’s Day chocolates       This creamy lemon raspberry pastry would be at home for breakfast, brunch afternoon tea or dessert … Continue reading

Creations, Easter Basket Pail

Easter egg bucket

Before I even finished my Mardi Gras Bucket I had an idea to easily transform it to an Easter decoration     Deco mesh has a mind of it’s own, but it can fill up a space quickly       If you don’t have enough to completely fill your vessel, you can use paper, … Continue reading

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