Courtney’s Bridal Shower Food

Courtney’s 2nd Bridal Shower today at our house, hosted by her best friend and maid of honor Kindra.  She had another shower last Saturday with all the ladies in our neighborhood and this one today was for all her friends so an “Old Lady Shower” and a “Young Lady Shower”!  The best part of the … Continue reading

Monster Cookie Dough Dip

Movie night with the young ladies at church which meant pjs and treats so I decided to try one of these dessert dips that I’ve been seeing on Pinterest.  This one sounded pretty good and it did not disappoint!  It comes from a blog called “Skip To My Lou”.  It tasted really good but didn’t … Continue reading

Butter Pecan Bars #2

Some treats for some friends of mine, you know who you are!  🙂  They taste really good but the crust is so crumbly and the chocolate does not want to stick to the top so they are really messy to eat.  The recipe comes from a website called “Midwest Living”. crust: 2 cups flour 1 … Continue reading

Triple Layer Fudgy Mint Oreo Brownies

OK, now these are to die for!  So delicious!  I highly recommend them!  There are only like 2 left so they must have been good.  These come from a blog called “Averie Cooks” and my thanks to you Averie wherever you are or curse you Averie as the case may be. 1 (7 oz) jar … Continue reading

Triple Chocolate Quick Bread

And now on to the sweet stuff which is always my favorite part of any party!  I made this chocolatey quick bread and I also made a Lemon Loaf (which is on the blog called “Pecan Lemon Loaf” but I didn’t have enough pecans so the one I made yesterday was just Lemon Loaf!).  I … Continue reading

Texas Caviar Bean Dip

Here is dip #2 that I made for the party.  It is similar to the “Southern Style Salsa” that I make which Courtney loves so I thought I’d try this one and she said it was great too.  It comes from a blog called the “Reluctant Entertainer”.  This makes a huge batch of dip so … Continue reading

Crock Pot Spinach Artichoke Dip

So last night we had a “Pinwheel Party” here and for those of you who don’t know, a Pinwheel Party is when you bribe all your friends with food to come over to your house on a Thursday night for 2 hours and sit and make pinwheels for your daughter’s wedding reception!  Courtney and I … Continue reading