What could be more festive than these Gingerbread Cupcakes, especially when decorated with a fun gingerbread man? The easy scratch cupcake recipe is topped with a Brown Sugar Cream Cheese Frosting, which is also a simple to make recipe. Everyone is sure to love them. Making Gingerbread Cupcakes with Brown Sugar Cream Cheese Frosting One […]
Article brought to you in collaboration with McCormick. Recipe and opinions are my own. As a child, I remember my mother making a lot of different old fashioned cookies and candies. My parents have always had a fondness for both antiques and local history, so it sort of made sense that I would come home […]
This easy Creamy Peanut Butter Fudge Recipe is sure to become a Christmas favorite in your house. Fudge is one of the simplest candies you can make, and definitely popular with the kids. I hear Santa leaves extra giftes for this who leave some creamy peanut butter fudge out rather than cookies…just sayin’. A tin […]
On this day, when we honor the sacrifices made by those in the armed services, keep in mind that the wounds both visible and not,remain, even many years later. Many honorably discharged veterans are homeless. Many await services, or are caught up in filing bureaucracy, especially those whose service involved activities which were classified. 20 […]
Wouldn’t these homemade Vicks Shower Tablets make a great inexpensive DIY holiday gift. This recipe would be an especially good homemade Christmas gift for men, since they tend to be hard to make things for. Of course they would be just as appreciated by the ladies on your list. Why not make them for everyone […]
I am a big fan of roasted vegetables, but don’t make them as often as I like, especially when in a hurry, because of prep time. Perhaps, it may have occurred to some of you already, but I had never tried roasting frozen vegetables before. The veggies were already prepped, and the freezing process locks in nutrients, so if it worked, I would have a very handy little trick.
Packing for yourself and a child, can actually be pretty easy. Their clothes take up far less space, and with a little forethought you can fit enough items in one piece of luggage to comfortably last you quite some time. Here are some simple tips to keep in mind while travel packing. They will help things fit and make life easier.
Throughout the years, I have learned many things from many different cooks, both in restaurant kitchens and in home kitchens as well. The tips, I picked up chatting face-to-face with these well seasoned cooks, are priceless. They are not the sort of thing you find in a book or surfing the web. They are precious […]