Pumpkin Pie Snickerdoodle Bars – CSI

I’m entering these bars in the CSI Project “Fall Food” Challenge – thanks CSI for an amazing challenge theme!! Click here to visit CSI Project post on the challenge and see all of the other delicious entries! These bars were a big hit last fall! I was finally able to find some pumpkin last week … Continue reading

Cheesy Garden Veggie Muffins

Nice weather has (finally) arrived in our area and there is a lot of action outdoors in our community now: people planting flowers and working in their yard and tractors and planters in the fields. We mowed our lawn 3 times in the last 10 days! Fortunately farmers in the area had more than a … Continue reading

Coconut Banana Bread with Coconut Lime Sauce

Before I take a bit of a tangent I want to show a picture of my Coconut Banana Bread with Coconut Lime Sauce… hopefully that will keep your attention! I can’t believe it’s been such a long time since my last post! The reason I haven’t posted in more than a month is partially due … Continue reading

Mint Truffle Cookies

It’s getting closer… only one more round in the “12 Weeks of Christmas Cookies” after today! Remember these Cheesecake Truffles I made for a wedding a few weeks ago? I loved the little boxes so much, I picked up some more in red to package up mint truffles for a Christmas Party tomorrow night. I … Continue reading

Caramel Apple Butter Ring Cake

A few weeks ago I went on a wine trail trip with a bunch of girlfriends for a bachelorette party. We had an awesome group, there were almost 30 of us! We were all asked to bring food to take along to the wineries. We were meeting to get on our bus at 10am that … Continue reading

Pumpkin Pie Snickerdoodle Bars

UPDATE 9/15/11: I’m entering this posting into the CSI Project “ORANGE” Challenge! (By the way, CSI is an acronym for “Create Something Inspirational”) These bars were a big hit last fall! With the very cool temps that have swept through our area this week it sure feels like fall around here. I just put pumpkin … Continue reading

Iced Oat-Apple Butter Cookies

UPDATE 10/7/2011: I was THRILLED to see the  CSI Project challenge theme for the week “Fall Food”! How amazing is that?! Click here to see all of the delicious challenge entries! Uhh-mazing! These Iced Oat-Apple Butter Cookies are a great treat… and they almost seem healthy?! The apples and oatmeal at least… These are a … Continue reading

Wedding Cake: Sneak Peek

The wedding is just 3 days away! Words cannot even describe how fast the last 3 weeks have gone!! Between the upcoming wedding and working in the house, we have definitely kept ourselves busy… It is not likely that I will manage to squeeze in another post before the wedding, so for now I give … Continue reading