Desserts · Patriotic Recipes for Memorial Day and 4th of July · pies

Patriotic (Flag) Pie

I love making these flag pies because they are so beautiful and festive.  I’ll let you in on a little secret- they are way easier to make than they look. All you need are some star shaped cookie cutters.  I use about a 1″ one that I found at Michaels, and a few smaller star… Continue reading Patriotic (Flag) Pie

Desserts · pies

Apple Crumb Pie

This is one of my favorite and most popular pies.  I love it because it’s so simple.  You only have to make one crust, and the crumble topping is absolutely delicious. It’s the perfect compliment to the tart granny smith apples. Sometimes simple is really the best.  I love to top this with a scoop… Continue reading Apple Crumb Pie

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Easter Recipe Round Up!

Originally posted on Rumbly in my Tumbly:
Happy Easter, everyone! Time for my Easter Recipe Round Up! The Easter My favorite tried and true recipes for Easter. Clone of a Cinnabon by Rumbly in my Tumbly Lets start with the Easter morning breakfast that I simply cannot do without.  My kids and I make them…

Desserts · pies

Blueberries ‘n Cream Crumble Pie

My friend Sheena gave me the recipe for this pie, which was my first indication that it was going to be good.  The idea was intriguing- sweet blueberries mixed with a sour cream/egg/sugar filling and then topped with a sweet crumble.  I also love anything with a nice crumble that I can drizzle with a… Continue reading Blueberries ‘n Cream Crumble Pie

cookies · Desserts · Easter

Coconut Macaroon Easter Egg Nests

I love, love, love coconut macaroons.  I love them for many reasons.  One, they are easy and I am lazy.  Two, they have like 4 ingredients.  Three, they are completely delicious, and four, they are gluten free, and I almost never find anything that is gluten free that I also like. These Easter Egg Nest… Continue reading Coconut Macaroon Easter Egg Nests

cookies · Desserts

Sheena’s Chewy Molasses Cookies

My friend Sheena is one of my favorite people.  We became friends through my sister.  She is the best friend of my sister’s sister-in-law (how’s that for a mouthful?) and when my sister met her, she called me and said “You need to become friends with this girl Sheena who I just met.  She is… Continue reading Sheena’s Chewy Molasses Cookies

cookies · Desserts · valentine's day

Perfect Every Time Cut Out Sugar Cookies

This is by far my favorite roll out sugar cookie recipe.  I found it on allrecipes.com years ago, and I use it absolutely every single time I make sugar cookies.  This delicious cookie holds it’s shape absolutely perfectly while it bakes– there is nothing more annoying than cutting out perfect shapes into sugar cookie dough,… Continue reading Perfect Every Time Cut Out Sugar Cookies