Looking for a fun Mother’s Day breakfast? Here’s an easy and fun recipe for Ranchero Eggs from IMUSA that kids could make with a little supervision. My kids love to help in the kitchen and are just starting to use the stove. Breakfast is one of my favorite meals, but usually don’t have time in […]
Choosy Chocolates: Thanksgiving Turkey Pop One of the fun things I get to do is consult with companies in marketing and PR. This past week my friend over at Choosy Chocolates were on Channel 2 Fresh Living. In preparation for the segment, I got to help decide what we should make. We gave these turkey […]
Patriotic Bagels This pinterest-inspired recipe is so simple, yet very pretty for a holiday display! And it’s easy for the kids to make, too!INGREDIENTSPlain Bagel, sliced in half Whipped Cream Cheese (I used the Philadelphia brand) Fresh Strawberries, sliced diagonally Fresh Blueberries DIRECTIONS 1. Slice the bagel in half 2. Spread the whipped cream cheese […]
You can do fondue! For Valentines we had a fun evening doing fondue together. It was fun to watch the kids get slobbery with At SNAP conference we got a sneak peak at VELATA a yummy way to do fondue!
We love to make smoothies in the morning. Dalton Smoothie Recipe: 2 cups ice 2 cups apple juice 1 personal size Yoplait yogurt 1 banana (this is what gives it the smoothie texture) Lots of Strawberries Lots of Blueberries Here’s my smoothie helper, with his bed head hair.
We made this for dinner last night: http://www.ourbestbites.com/2008/09/creamy-corn-chowder/ Creamy Corn Chowder Recipe by Our Best Bites 2 Tbsp. butter 1/4 c. all-purpose flour 1 c. water 2 1/2 c. milk (skim or 1% work just fine and lighten it up considerably) 2 regular-sized chicken bouillon cubes, 1 Knorr chicken bouillon cube, or 2 tsp. chicken […]
I don’t know about you, but I like it when my family thinks I can bake. I made this yummy cobbler last night and they couldn’t believe it. Blackberry Cobbler Rinse 4 packs of berries into an 8×8 glass dish Topping: 1 stick butter 1 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup white sugar 3/4 cup oats […]
We LOVE FIZZY BATH BALLS and have been buying them at the store, but they are kind of expensive around $2-$3 each. I thought it would be fun to make our own. I just did a search for recipes and they look super easy. Has anyone tried these before? We are heading to the store […]
Photo Credit: http://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Downy_Woodpecker/id The Downy Woodpecker is one of my favorite visitors to our feeder. We have a male and female that come visit. My photos aren’t as great as this one. The male has read on his head to attract a female. They love to eat suet cakes. We buy ours at the grocery […]
For very special occasions in my family, I make Brusviger. Also known as the Poor Man’s Birthday Cake on the island of Fyn, where I was born. For the dough: 1 cup milk, lukewarm 2 tbsp. fresh yeast 2 tbsp. sugar 1/2 tsp. salt 2 egg 2 – 2 1/2 cups flour 6 2/3 tbsp. melted […]
I made my famous Key Lime pie again last night. Shhh…don’t tell my hubby I used Fat Free sweetened condensed milk and Fat Free whipping cream. The real secret, however is using this special Key Lime Juice. Drool.
Danish Pancake Recipe This is one of our families favorite pancakes to eat for breakfast. Known by other names, like Swedish Pancakes, these are easy to make and easy to eat! Instructions Things You’ll Need: regular wheat eggs milk water sugar butter/for the pan Step 1 this will give you 10-12 pancakes. Depending on the […]