Category Archives: Dessert

Homemade Pies with Bev

So Bev and her husband Dave have been friends with my parents since (I am pretty sure) the first day we moved to Iowa Falls back in 1989. I like to think of them as my stand-in, hometown grandparents! I remember going … Continue reading

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SCHOOLS OUT FOR SUMMER!

What is the best way to spend the first day of summer vacation? Well….. 1) I started reading a book that has been on my “To Read List” for about 2 years. I have friends that have heard this guy, … Continue reading

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Tea Cups & Tiaras

Get out your Tea Cups & Tiaras because the Royal Wedding of Prince William to Kate Middleton is TOMORROW! We are waking up bright and early here in the Midwest. 4:00 A.M.! Me, my mom, my little sister and my daughter … Continue reading

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Organic Heaven

We are staying with my parents till…well ,,,,let’s hope only about 2 more weeks. Things are going great but how long can we all really handle 8 people’s schedules and messes under the same roof? In the meantime, I am loving … Continue reading

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Best Ever Cake Like Brownies!

So for my son’s dedication we got some amazing cheesecake from this great little local store. When I was in picking them up the lady said she had a fresh batch of brownies out of the oven. Who can resist … Continue reading

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Thin or Puffy?

Last week the kiddos and I embarked on a daunting MISSION: Bake the best, chewy, gooey, melt-in-your-mouth, most famous of all cookies………… CHOCOLATE CHIP! We were armed with 2 recipes. THIN and PUFFY.    [When I was in college the cafeteria had … Continue reading

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