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Kanakuk Coffee Cake

Kanakuk Coffee Cake

Our middle daughter, Abby (age 10) went to Kanakuk summer camp for the first time last summer and had the time of her life! Kanakuk is a Christian, sports-based camp in Branson, Missouri and I… Read more »

January 30, 2016 | Breakfast, Desserts
Monkey Bread

Monkey Bread

This is an oldie, but goodie. Always a hit with kids (and adults!).   This recipe uses canned biscuits, and you need 2 cans of the big sized biscuits.  I prefer the buttermilk kind, as… Read more »

November 25, 2015 | Breakfast, Desserts
Pumpkin Spice Cake

Pumpkin Spice Cake with Browned Butter Glaze

  Step away from the cake mix! This Pumpkin Spice Cake is not only easy, but doesn’t take any longer than a boxed mix.   The Browned Butter Glaze takes an extra minute, but if… Read more »

November 2, 2015 | Desserts
Oreo Truffles

Oreo Truffles (Mummies)

These could not be simpler and are almost too cute to eat! Happy Halloween!        

October 29, 2015 | Desserts, Snacks & Drinks
Pumpkin PIe Dip

Pumpkin Pie Dip

I like to serve this Pumpkin Pie Dip in a hollowed out pumpkin with garnish it with some gingersnap crumbs.      

October 27, 2015 | Desserts, Snacks & Drinks
Monster Munch

Monster Munch

  My kids love to help make this fun treat! Substitute whatever nuts and candy you like to make it really festive and fun.  Tie it up in little plastic bags with cute ribbon and… Read more »

October 26, 2015 | Desserts, Snacks & Drinks
Coca Cola Cake

Coca Cola Cake

  Our life has been pretty busy of late, so our dinners are a bit lackluster. Grilled chicken, tacos, spaghetti, chicken again… So the other night I wanted to bake a cake to go with… Read more »

October 3, 2015 | Desserts
Strawberry Pie

Strawberry Pie

John’s Aunt Joyce makes my favorite Strawberry Pie.   It’s unlike any other strawberry pie I’ve ever had, and no jello is required.  The filling is basically just homemade marshmallow cream and strawberries.  It’s not… Read more »

May 17, 2015 | Desserts
Hello Dolly Bars

Hello Dolly Bars

The recipe is certainly an oldie, probably dating back to the 1950s, and while it has several different names, I prefer Hello Dolly Bars.  I didn’t tweak this perfect recipe, and you can find it… Read more »

May 16, 2015 | Desserts, Featured

For Kids: Easter Rolls

This recipe is a wonderfully simple illustration of the empty tomb, AND it’s a dessert…double duty!   Your kids will love it. He is risen, indeed! Happy Easter.

March 31, 2015 | Desserts