Apricot Pecan Cookies

  I was blessed to spend the day with Mr. Bledsoe and Mrs. Davis and learn how to make his famous cookies. Well at least famous in Howe/Dorchester area.  I was given specific instructions and he was very detailed in the process of making them, especially with the eggs. I will …

Fun Fall Treat

Today we tried a fun treat with the navel orange filled with fruit. Found this recipe on Facebook here : http://spoonful.com/halloween/halloween-recipes/halloween-snacks In my opinion this was not a very kid friendly recipe. ┬áMost of it was cutting with a knife and my girls are not allowed to use a knife, …

Peanut Butter Balls

1 small jar crunchy peanut butter1 cup powdered sugar1 cup crushed graham crackers2 cups rice crisp treats Mix together with hands form into small balls. Melt 6 blocks of white or dark almond bark for 3 minutes in the microwave until smooth. Dip balls into melted bark and set on …

Homemade Bread

DELICIOUS HOMEMADE BREAD 5 to 6 c. flour3 tbsp. sugar2 tsp. salt2 pkg. dry yeast2 c. water1/4 c. vegetable oil In large bowl, combine 2 cups flour, sugar, salt and yeast. Blend well. In small saucepan, heat water and oil until very lukewarm (120 to 130 degrees). Add warm liquid …

Taco Soup

Here is a great and super easy recipe. Perfect on a cold night or even for lunch. 2 lbs. hamburger1 chopped onion2 cans Mexican tomatoes, with juice2 cans pinto beans, with juice2 cans shoe peg corn, with juice1 pkg. taco mix seasoning1 pkg. Ranch dressing mix Brown hamburger meat with …