Cherry Cream Cheese Pie Recipe. . .

Cherry Cream Cheese Pie, a festive holiday pie! If you are looking for a beautiful and delicious pie for the holidays, this Cherry Cream Cheese Pie is perfect! Plus, it is super easy to make. It will add a festive spark to you dessert table for any holiday. While it may seem more of a Christmas pie, we make it for both Thanksgiving and Christmas. This pie has been my son, Jason's, favorite pie since he was a child. And, even now, as an adult, he insists on taking the "leftover" pie home with him. . . all for him. . . :) I always had to make this pie for him when we have family gatherings. The Cherry Cream Cheese Pie Recipe . . . The Cherry Cream Cheese Pie recipe goes back decades. I first found it years ago when my children were … [Read more...]

Family Favorite Thanksgiving Pies

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays because it goes back to the beginning of our nations history and the principles on which we were founded--God, religious freedom, and America. And, I love the tradition of our Family Thanksgiving Dinner get-togethers. One of the highlights of those dinners has always been our Family Favorite Thanksgiving Pies.  Family Favorite Thanksgiving Pies! I try to always have a dinner for my children and grandchildren one night before Thanksgiving, even though we go to my sister, Jeri's, house on Thanksgiving Day. And, I ALWAYS make our Family Favorite Thanksgiving Pies! It seems everyone has their own "favorite", so I have to make different pies for each of my children and Lynn. In this post, I'm … [Read more...]

Mama’s Pecan Pie Recipe

Mama's Pecan Pie is so scrumptious. The filling is always perfect, and the pecans add just the right amount of crunch! Thanksgiving and Mama's Pecan Pie . . . It's November, and that means we start thinking and making plans for our Thanksgiving dinner. Last Thanksgiving I went to Mama's the day before Thanksgiving and we made three pies, one of which was Mama's Pecan Pie. We also made her Corn Pudding, Patti's Cranberry Sauce, and her Holiday Gravy. I'm sure this Thanksgiving, we will do the same . . . even though Mama says, "I'm only making the Holiday Gravy!" LOL! She says that every holiday. And, every holiday, we make at least 5 recipes of foods we like for the family Thanksgiving dinner. Mama's Pecan Pie, Paula Deen, and the … [Read more...]

Mama’s Homemade Blueberry Cobbler

Cooking with Mama! Last summer, Mama and I made her Homemade Blueberry Cobbler. The blueberries were in season, and perfect. This year, we haven't had any fresh berries. And, I'm not sure Mama and I will be making one this year. But, last week, my son, Jason, said he saw a blueberry cobbler that looked so good, he thought he could eat it! That's a first for Jason, my picky-eater youngest son! So, I thought I'd share this post with you from last year when Mama and I made her Blueberry Cobbler together:) Making Mama's Homemade Blueberry Cobbler Recipe . . . The way Mama makes her Homemade Blueberry Cobbler is very straightforward. Step by step, from the making of the crust to the putting together of the cobbler. Hopefully this post will … [Read more...]

4th of July Family Favorite Recipes!

The Fourth of July is coming soon!!! It's hard to believe that June is over! Wow! And that means the 4th of July is right around the corner . . . like next Monday! Are you ready to celebrate? Do you have all your plans made for what you and your family are going to do?  Are you going to the lake? Or, perhaps have a picnic? Maybe you are just going to stay home and have a relatively quiet celebration. Well, whatever you decide to do . . . CELEBRATE! After all, it is the celebration of our independence . . . INDEPENDENCE DAY! 4th of July Family Favorite Recipes . . . I decided to share with you 12 of our Family Favorite recipes to, hopefully, help you with your food decisions for your 4th of July gathering:) Mama’s Deviled … [Read more...]