Patriotic Pops!

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One last idea for the holiday weekend. Give these patriotic popsicles a try! A cold and refreshing treat for the kids is easy to create. Find the “how to” here at Family Fun. Have a Happy Memorial day and remember all our Service Men and Women!

Off To The Races! {Derby Themed Menu}

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I have always wanted to throw a Derby party! Alas, the timing is just never right. But I know there are some of you out there who can pull this off! Here are some classic recipes from Southern Living to get you started. By the way, don’t you just LOVE the bar set up in […]

Shot Glasses: Not Just For Shots!

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Do you have a collection of shot glasses from college that are now collecting dust? Pull those babies out and put them to good use serving appetizers, soups, even dessert, for your next gathering! If you don’t have any, you can invest in a suitable quantity for about $1 each….or use glass votive holders from […]

Easy, Easy Mini Cheesecake Bites

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The calories in bite-size food don’t count, right? So make a batch of these mini cheesecakes from Kraftfoods, and share some with friends….or find a secluded closet to hide in and eat them all….Oh, was that thought out loud?! NOTE: The recipe calls for oreo cookies but when I made them I used vanilla wafers. […]

It’s National Pie Day – 3 Delicious Recipes!

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I actually heard on the news that today is National Pie Day! Now that is a special day I can get on board with! Grab some ingredients and make one of these delicious recipes. Invite some friends over for coffee and share! Tiramisu Toffee Trifle Pie {via Southern Living} 1 1/2 tablespoons instant coffee granules […]

Layered Cookie Mix In A Jar {Hostess Gift}

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Do you love to add a personal touch to your hostess gifts? Then why not make this “Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix in a Jar” for a party hostess, a school teacher, or anyone else you like to recongnize over the Holidays. Here’s what you do: Put ingredients in layers, inside a Quart-size canning jar. Cut […]

4-Layer Pumpkin Cake

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Here’s the 4-layer Pumpkin Cream Cake I made for Thanksgiving. There were already 3 pies on the menu so I decided to change it up and make a cake.  I prefer topping it with plain toffee bits, but could only find the chocolate toffee bits so had to use that instead.  Either way it’s delicious! […]