Husker Pie Recipe

Husker Pie Recipe

My Grandmother was a baker at heart.  Every family meal had a sweet treat or two to finish the evening.  From cakes and cookies, to pies and ice cream she made a little bit of everything.   One pie that I just loved was her Husker Pie, which is really an apple pie made with the little red cinnamon candy for flavor and the color.  Over the years I have made this pie several times, and it is never as good as my Grandmother's even though I am using her recipe. Husker Pie:  Just like Gramita use Continue reading

Enjoying the benefits of AlmondMilk with Creamy Mocha Pops

Enjoying the benefits of AlmondMilk with Creamy Mocha Pops

  “This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.” #SilkAlmondBlends #CollectiveBias I love coffee in all forms, especially my first cup of coffee each morning!  With it being summer, the temps are rising and come mid-afternoon when I would normally grab another cup of hot coffee, it is just too warm out to enjoy.That is why I have been dreaming of a frozen coffee treat for a while now.  It has taken me a few mishaps to Continue reading

Icebox Peanut Butter Pie

Icebox Peanut Butter Pie

It's summer time and that means lots of get-togethers with friends and neighbors, usually outside to enjoy the warm weather here in Montana.  On those occasions I love to bring a dessert but one that is cool and delicious.  One such dessert that I have been making over the past few summers is Icebox Peanut Butter Pie.  It is the perfect addition to a summer bbq, and it will not heat up your kitchen when you make it.  That is just one of the many reasons I love this dessert! I have been Continue reading

Spring Cupcakes Recipe

Spring Cupcakes Recipe

I love spending time in my kitchen, I wish it was bigger and newer.  I also wish I was better at making my food look pretty, but these things do not stop me from getting in there and trying.  Sometimes it is an epic fail, lets all remember the "Donut Cake Sprinkle Incident", and hope that it never happens again.  There has been, a time or two where there are glimmers of hope for my food to taste good and look good before tasting it.  Today was one of those days! I set out to make a Irish Continue reading

Spiced Meringue Cookies #Recipe

Spiced Meringue Cookies #Recipe

Meringue cookies are delicious, I love how light and delicate they are plus they take very few ingredients!  This is always a bonus when you are in a pinch and need something to take to a friends home or to a cookie exchange. I am not a meringue cookie expert.  I have watched my Grandma make them for years, but I had never attempted them myself until I got a phone call from a good friend, Kandi.  She was attempting to make them and was not having any luck.  So into my cook books I went, and Continue reading