Toffee and Almond Fudge Cookie Cups

Made these little beauties for my friend Terra’s baby shower this weekend; they were scrumptious and so cute too!  The recipe comes from Pillsbury; they weren’t that hard to make either. 1 package sugar cookie mix of your choice (I used Krusteaz), plus ingredients to make cookies 1/4 cup milk chocolate toffee bits 1 (14 … Continue reading

Snow Skiing Fondant Cake

A cake for my friend Rockets in honor of her late husband who loved to ski.  Courtney made the little skier for me and I pretty much did the rest of the cake.  I really like the trees along the front, they are also on the back which you can’t see.  The cake is lemon … Continue reading

Speedy Minestrone Soup

And just like that, soup season is here, hurray!  I’ve been wanting to make some soup and this one was so quick and easy as I threw it together for dinner last night, not to mention yummy!  The recipe comes from “The Cook’s Pyjamas”. 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 onion, chopped 1 clove garlic, pressed … Continue reading

Eating our way through Disneyland!

I wanted to blog about some of the food we ate while on our Disneyland trip so that I could remember the good stuff for the next time we go.  (Not all of these photos are mine, I had to Google some since people were too hungry to wait and let me take a picture!)  … Continue reading

Top Notch Waffles

We always have chili on Halloween but this year I decided to kick it up a notch by serving the chili on cornbread waffles.  This waffle recipe is from the Food Network and is a straight up for breakfast recipe with alterations for all kinds of waffles.   The alteration I made for cornbread was … Continue reading