Mama’s Apple Pie Recipe. . .

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Fall is a'comin. . . Can you believe we are three days into September? Time is flying by! Soon the weather will be cooler, the leaves will be falling, football games will be in full swing, and we will be getting out our sweaters and coats. They say as you get older, time seems to pass faster. I … [Read more...]

September. . .

Fall is approaching. . . Fall is approaching. . . My husband and I were riding to church yesterday, and he remarked how some of the leaves on the trees are already changing. It is still hot outside, but God's creation knows Fall is around the corner. Today was Labor Day, September 1, and we … [Read more...]

Bacon Ranch Potato Salad. . .

If you are planning a cookout for your Labor Day feast, what could be better than a homemade potato salad as one of your side dishes to serve with your grilled meat? My family has always made my mother's potato salad, but I saw a "new" recipe for Bacon Ranch Potato Salad today on Jamie's Love … [Read more...]

Mexican Pinto Bean Casserole. . .

Mexican food. . . Mexican food is probably my absolute favorite ethnic food. Cheese dip, salsa, tacos, enchiladas. . .some of my favs! And if I get to choose which restaurant to go to for dinner, I will always choose MEXICAN!!! When I found this Mexican Pinto Bean Casserole on Jamie … [Read more...]

Red, White, and Blueberry Angel Fluff!

Labor Day weekend! Labor Day weekend. . . a three-day weekend that meant "we're going back to school" in my day. Yep, back in the day, school didn't start until after Labor Day:) Ahh, those were the days. . . It's NOT that way now, at least here in Arkansas. Often, I have planned and cooked a … [Read more...]

Browned Butter M&M Cookies. . . Yum!!!

When my children were small. . . When my children were small, I liked to make homemade cookies for them. M&M Cookies were one of their favorites. . . especially my son, Jason's. I haven't made them in a long time, and when I saw this post by Ree Drummond of ThePioneer Woman, it brought back so … [Read more...]

Coconut Cream Pie Bars. . .

My family loves Coconut Pie. Candace, my daughter, would rather have our homemade Coconut Pie for her birthday than a cake! That says a lot, in my opinion. The Coconut Pie that I make for my family takes hours to make: homemade pie crust, cooked coconut pie filling, then topped with Italian … [Read more...]

Snickers Fudge. . .

A Sweet Treat! For as long as I can remember, I have loved Snickers candy bars. My grandparents lived a couple of blocks from our house, and I would go there every day after school for a "treat". Grandmama would wrap up some homemade cookies, or a piece of her Chocolate Sheet Cake, or at times, put … [Read more...]

Turkey Cranberry Salad Recipe. . .

When it's hot outside. . . When the temperature outside is hot, oftentimes people don't want much to eat. Salads seem to hit the spot in the summer. While vegetable salads are always good, when you add a little turkey and dried cranberries, you have one special, delicious salad. I love the … [Read more...]

A New “No Bake” Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe. . .

Summertime. . . It has been another hot day today. . . 99 degrees at 5:00 p.m. and no breeze in sight. I guess this would be "typical" summer weather, but after the more moderate temps in June and July, this is not fun! And, who wants to turn on the oven to cook or bake anything in weather like … [Read more...]