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We are heading in to the happy season!! The season of giving and getting treats. Did you know that studies show that “scratch desserts are better for your waistline than ho-hum packaged versions.” By baking cookies, cakes and other goodies yourself, you can eliminate the artificial ingredients and all the […]

Gingersnap Cookies

Halloween this year was quiet, just the two of us. Since we don’t have many kids come knocking on our door anymore, we decided to be “bad” and pretend we were not home.  It’s not hard when you turn out all the lights and watch the episodes of Poldark you’ve […]

Fun Fondue for Halloween

Cornbread is the easiest side to make for a fall dinner of soup, chili or anything.  With a pat of butter on top of hot cornbread, you will want fall to stay around for awhile! Connie’s Jiffy Cornbread 1 box Jiffy brand Corn Muffin Mix 1 cup sour cream 1 […]

Jiffy Cornbread

  Summer camp has been going on for several weeks now.  It is a Monday through Friday camp for elementary school aged children.  For one and a half hours, 12 to 14 children gather in a group to learn about food and cook it! This is the third year I […]

Caramel Corn at Summer Camp

Super easy, 4 ingredients!  Can’t cook?  You can make these!  They are tasty, nutritious and filled with good things that your body needs after a workout, not all that extra stuff in granola bars you purchase at your grocery store! Make them yourself, even adjust the honey a bit, and […]

Easy Granola Bars