Mini Brownie Trifles

Last night was our New Beginnings program at church for the Young Women and I got to make the treats!  Woo Hoo!  I like to make new and different things for them so that we’re not always having cupcakes so yesterday I made about 50 of these individual mini brownie trifles.  They were really easy … Continue reading

Reese’s Turkeys

Made these yesterday for the Young Women at church as their Thanksgiving treat.  They are so cute and were super easy to put together.  The idea comes from a blog called “Mom on Timeout”. large Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups, for how ever many turkeys you want to make (I bought 2 snack size bags of … Continue reading

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Dip

Another treat for the Personal Progress Party also starting with the letter P, PB cookie dough dip served with Pretzels and animal crackers.  YUM!  The recipe comes from a blog called “Shugary Sweets”. 1/2 cup butter 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter 8 oz cream cheese, softened 3/4 cup powdered sugar 1 … Continue reading

Glazed Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins

Last night the Young Women from church came over to my house and we had a Personal Progress activity (Personal Progress is a goal setting program for the girls).  My friend Pam and I work together in YW so we called it “Pam and PJ’s Personal Progress Party” and it was all about the letter … Continue reading

Chocolate Keys

This week was our Evening In Excellence or Young Women in Excellence which is our year end wrap up for the girls at church.  Our theme for the year centered around various keys that we all need in life to make us happier and better people so I made the girls some chocolate keys.  I … Continue reading

Kool-Aid Popcorn

Last night at church we met together both the Young Men and the Young Women for our activity and they asked me to make some refreshments.  I found this recipe awhile ago and pinned it for just this occasion.  It comes from the “Tasty Kitchen” website and while it isn’t a difficult recipe to make, … Continue reading

“Orange” You Glad It’s Your Birthday?

Another little handy birthday gift idea for you all, the “Orange” you glad it’s your birthday? gift!  Super easy and cute, found it on Pinterest (of course!) from a blog called “My Pookie Designs”.  People are so creative!  I’m not creative enough to come up with the idea but I can run with it after … Continue reading

“Blow Them Away” Gifts

Several of the girls from church have events this week such as a huge soccer game, a huge cross country meet and a huge concert and I wanted to let them know that I was thinking about them since I won’t be able to make it to most of these things so I checked out … Continue reading

“Greenie” Care Package

I’m starting to work on growing my blog a little bit more so you’ll see a few minor changes coming up here and one of those is that I’m going to expand the kinds of posts I do, so instead of mostly recipes I’m going to experiment with expanding to some more food related posts … Continue reading

Lemonade Cupcakes

The Young Women were over at my house last night.  We made jewelery holders and visited and ate cupcakes.  I made lemon cupcakes from a box of lemon cake mix, topped them with the Lemon Truffle Filling from the Kneaders Raspberry Lemon Truffle Cupcake recipe, frosted them with buttercream icing dyed pink, sprinkled with yellow … Continue reading