3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies for an easy treat!

Food for the Body, Food for the Soul, Sharing Life with Everyone You Know! 3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies . . . a quick and easy treat! Some weeks ago, Mama told me about a 3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies recipe that my cousin, La Nan, had given her. At the time, Mama wanted to make HER Peanut Butter Cookies recipe, so she set the 3 ingredient recipe aside to make another day. Since peanut butter is one of Mama's favorite foods, if not her FAVORITE food, I decided she and I would make the 3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies the next time we made cookies. Mama likes to keep cookies in her freezer for company as well as for herself:) And . . . Peanut Butter Cookies are one of her favorite. A new addition to Food and … [Read more...]

Sour Cream Lemon Pie!

Sour Cream Lemon Pie for dessert! Lynn has been asking me for a month to make him a Lemon Meringue Pie. But, I decided to make this Sour Cream Lemon Pie instead. The recipe is from one of my Katy's Korner cookbooks that I've had since the mid-1980's. I've never thought about a lemon pie with sour cream in it. But, it intrigued me, so I decided to make it. And since everything I have made from the Katy's Korner cookbooks has been great, I thought this pie would be too. And it was! About Katy's Korner . . . Katy's Korner was a tea room in Eureka Springs. It was a yellow Victorian house with a white picket fence . . . typical Eureka Springs. It looked just like the drawing on the cover of her first cookbook. Sadly, it closed sometime in … [Read more...]

Mama’s Cherry Pineapple Dump Cake

Mama's Cherry Pineapple Dump Cake, an easy dessert! When going through some of our recipes, I ran across Mama's Cherry Pineapple Dump Cake. I had never made it, but it looked easy. The ingredients were items I already had in my pantry . . . PLUS #1! And, it had a really short list of ingredients . . .PLUS #2! Since I have been looking for easier recipes that working moms can make, this Cherry Pineapple Dump Cake seemed a likely candidate. Mama had saved this recipe years ago, and it was in some of her clippings of various recipes she wanted to "someday" make. I don't know where she got the recipe or how old it actually is. Making Mama's Cherry Pineapple Dump Cake . . . When the title of the recipe is a DUMP cake, that is EXACTLY what … [Read more...]

15 Favorite Mother’s Day Desserts!

15 Favorite Mother's Day Desserts for you to choose from! As we prepare for Mother's Day, I thought it would be a good idea to share with you some of our favorite desserts for this special day. 15 Favorite Mother's Day Desserts, to, hopefully, give you some ideas about desserts for your celebration. I've chosen them from Mama's collection and mine--and some I have shared recently in my strawberry desserts.  All are "tried and true" by our family. Some are easier, some not so easy. But all are delicious and will be a perfect choice for a Mother's Day get-together. Old Fashioned Strawberry Shortcake Mama's Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Mama's Strawberry Pie Martha's Lemon Meringue Pie Mama's Lemon Chess Pie Cynthia's Key Lime … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Peanut Butter Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies! What do you do when you have bananas that are a little overripe? You make Peanut Butter Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies! These cookies were a bit of an experiment for me. I've made Mama's Peanut Butter Cookies many times, and Grandmama Hall's Banana Nut Cookies, but I never thought to put the two together until I saw a recipe for Peanut Butter Banana Cookies on Pinterest. The original recipe was from Ali on Gimme Some Oven. Making the Peanut Butter Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies . . . These Peanut Butter Banana Chocolate Chip cookies are easy to make. Basically there are two steps: Mix dry ingredients together Mix all other ingredients together in the mixing bowl, along with the dry … [Read more...]