Garlicky Angel Hair with Roasted Broccoli

Dinner brought to us last night courtesy of “All You” magazine and the recipe website “My Recipes”.  It was tasty and not difficult to make but my house still smells like garlic this morning! 1 (12 oz) package fresh broccoli florets (I doubled this amount) 6 tablespoons olive oil (I ended up using 7 since … Continue reading

Balsamic Chicken Salad

This, this right here, is heaven in a bowl.  Seriously yummy salad.  Such a good combination of flavors.  I found the recipe in a recent issue of “All You” magazine and then tracked it down online and pinned it.  You can find it here, on the “My Recipes” website. 3 zucchini (6 oz each), cut … Continue reading

Baptism Cross Fondant Cake

Remember the reveal the gender beehive cake that Courtney made for her friend Brie?  Well, Brie’s friend Nina was at that shower and loved that cake so she called to ask if we would make a baptism cake for her little baby Rome.  She wanted a cross so we found a Wilton cross cake pan … Continue reading

Summertime Cupcakes

All the Young Women were over at my house last night for our last camp activity of the year aka Camp Wrap Up.  We had dinner, a short program, swimming, cupcakes and then watched our camp movie and a good time was had by all!  It’s not a Young Women activity without treats so I … Continue reading

White Chocolate Cupcakes with Truffle Filling

And now for my favorite part of any party or bridal shower as the case may be, the dessert!  These are a Pampered Chef recipe from their cookbook called “Chocolate” of course!  They were awesome, super sweet, just a warning and if that warning is coming from me then you know that they must be … Continue reading

Creamy Artichoke Appetizers

The second appetizer I made for the bridal shower last night, this one seemed to be the favorite, it was pretty awesome, like a spinach dip on top of a piece of bread, yummy!  Also from “Betty Crocker”. 3 cups Bisquick 1 1/2 cups shredded Mozzarella cheese (6 oz) 2/3 cup water 2 tablespoons oil … Continue reading

Black Bean and Corn Wonton Cups

Had a bridal shower here last night for my friend Brandi who is getting married and moving to Oregon so we had to get all the girls together before she left!  We did appetizers and dessert, here is one of the appetizers I made.  It’s a recipe from “Betty Crocker” and it was really easy … Continue reading

Country Style Vanilla Ice Cream

What’s the 4th of July without homemade ice cream?  (Actually this was for the 5th of July as Courtney and Jaren went to the Stadium of Fire on the 4th so we waited a day to do our barbeque and fireworks!)  This is my go to homemade ice cream recipe, you can add anything to … Continue reading

Farm Animals Fondant Cake

My friend Tesla asked if we would make a farm cake for her little boy Grant’s 3rd birthday, we knew this would be a fun one to tackle.  We surfed around on the internet and found some cute ideas and then got to work.  Each layer of the cake has a chocolate layer and a … Continue reading

Licorice Flags

The Young Women from church are coming over tomorrow for breakfast and swimming and since it is the day before 4th of July and since treats are what I do, I thought I’d make them a 4th of July treat to take home with them.  I found the idea on a blog called “Sweet Simple … Continue reading