Wilton Brownie Fun Giveaway!

THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED! Here are some great products that might come in handy for your 4th of July party!  I picked these up when I did my Wilton Cupcake Giveaway a while back.  The recipes look fun and yummy!  I never met a person who didn’t like brownies!  Have you?  Enter below to […]

How to Test Salmon for Doneness

I LOVE salmon!  Unfortunately, I’m the only one that eats it in my house.  I have a great, simple salmon recipe from my cookbook called Broiled Honey Mustard Salmon that I cook for myself when the guys are away for the day.  Do you like to grill salmon for your family in the summer? Cooking […]

Memorial Day Dessert Idea

It looks like it’s going to be a quiet Memorial Day weekend for us this year.  But if I decide to make some dessert this weekend, this is what I’m going to make! It’s called Mud Pie.  I got the recipe from my Kraft Food & Family Newsletter this week.  Doesn’t it look good?  Click […]

A Decadent Dessert!

I had a great time with family and friends today!  My son Matthew showed us a slide show of his Semester at Sea voyage.  It was so interesting.  I love hearing all of his stories!  His heart seems 10 times bigger since he traveled around the world and had this experience. I made these Peanut […]

Dinners on a Dime Winner!

Thank you so much for entering this giveaway!  The winner of the Gooseberry Patch Dinners on a Dime is… #16! suburban prep said…i think that the 101 Christmas Recipes Cookbook would be very helpful with all that goes on during the holidays. Congratulations!  You have 48 hours to contact me or another winner will be […]

Rouxbe's Chicken Parmigiana

When I became a member of Rouxbe Cooking School, Chicken Parmigiana was on my list of recipes to try from their site.  I have my own version of this recipe in my cookbook and I love to make it whenever I have a pot of spaghetti sauce.  A few weeks ago, I tried this recipe […]

Dinners on a Dime Giveaway!

**THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED.  THANKS!** It’s no big secret…I love cookbooks!  I hope you do too because I’m giving away Gooseberry Patch’s Dinners on a Dime! When I received this cookbook in the mail, I couldn’t wait to try the Luscious Lemon Bars!  They were delicious! Guess what?  I have permission to share this […]

Semester at Sea Comes to an End

This post might explain why I haven’t posted any recipes lately.  My son Matthew began his Semester at Sea voyage in January and just returned to Florida last Wednesday! He had the time of his life!  This was his itinerary: * San Diego, CA USA * * Hilo / Honolulu, Hawaii USA * Yokohama / […]