No Bake Cookies

No Bake cookies have been a family favorite for years! This was a tradition every year for myself, my mom and sisters. We loved to help her prepare these cookies as well as the eat the yummy left over chocolate … Continue reading

Christmas Sugar Cookies

A must have recipe for your holiday cookie baking! My mother and grandparents get together every year to make upwards of 300 cookies. They divide everything up in tins, put ‘em in the freezer, and remove as necessary for all … Continue reading

Sassy Sangria

Consider this the perfect appetizer to any summer meal! The sangria is like a fruit cocktail in a glass with a slash (or wave) of alcohol. It’s just sweet enough – and a staple at all our summer family events. … Continue reading

Butter Cookies

I love making cookies using the cookie press. If you don’t have a Cookie Press – buy one for the holiday season! There are so many fun shapes you can use to switch up the style of cookie. This is … Continue reading

Chocolate Chip-Brownie Cake

I initially found this Chocolate Chip Brownie Cake when blankly browsing around on  As soon as I saw the picture, I KNEW I had to make this.  I have to imagine this is one of the best things in … Continue reading

Sugar Cookies

Now, everyone needs a basic sugar cookie recipe.  Pick your favorite cookie cutters and decorate any way you want, and your little ones will be delighted!!  Just the smell from the oven will have little noses whiffing and flocking in … Continue reading

Key Lime Pie

Print Key Lime Pie Prep time:  20 mins Cook time:  10 mins Total time:  30 mins Ingredients 3 oz. key lime juice 4 egg yolks 1 can condensed milk (sweetened) Instructions Mix eggs and milk. Whisk lime juice slowly. Pour … Continue reading

Double Layer Pumpkin Pie

Don’t count on leftovers of this version of pumpkin pie.  We serve it every Thanksgiving, and over the years, the recipe has been requested and shared multiple times!! Print Double Layer Pumpkin Pie Recipe type: Dessert Serves: 4 Prep time:  45 mins … Continue reading

Grandma’s Famous Slush

My aunts don’t drink – unless it’s slush or frozen margaritas. They have a love for sweet, frozen beverages. It doesn’t matter if it’s the hottest summer day or the coldest new years eve. Slush is for every season and … Continue reading

Sour Cream Coffee Cake

A must!-warm up before eating to maximize flavors! Print Sour Cream Coffee Cake Prep time:  30 mins Cook time:  40 mins Total time:  1 hour 10 mins Ingredients 1 C Butter 2 C Sugar 4 Eggs 2 C Sour Cream … Continue reading