Pickled Pineapple

I got this recipe of the internet a year ago and feel in love. Pickled pineapples, yes please! I love pineapple and here recently, I like things a little spicy, trust me that is new, spicy was something I avoided but I am now dipping my toe in this warm and tasty world. I am…

Bacon Cookies

On my cookie quest a few years back I came across this yummy cookie, what makes it so great is bacon 🥓 yes, I said bacon! It has a sweet, smoky, salty taste that rocks your taste buds. This makes a great twist on a truly classic cookie. One that I know your friends and…

A Southern and an Italian

Vinegar I must say you bring me great enjoyment…but have I really known true balsamic vinegar?  The answer is no. One evening my neighbors, Roberto and Flo, invited us into their home. Well let me lay some ground work first. We just moved a couple of months ago and we have been so blessed with…

Heavenly Chocolate Ice Cream

In keeping with my easy ice cream blogs from the last few weeks, today I’m going to share an easy chocolate malt ice cream recipe. I love malt, when I was a kid I would dip my ice cream cone in malt, yummy 👅. So I have taken this easy, full proof, ice cream recipe…

Homemade Peppermint Ice Cream

As I have mentioned in previous posts I love to experiment and make homemade ice cream, sherbets, and sorbets. Today I’m going to share my favorite peppermint ice cream recipe. It starts with King Leo peppermint sticks, which are my favorites. I love the flavor and texture, the way they melt in my mouth, to…

Homemade Orange Pineapple Sherbet

I grew up with the great privilege of having a grandmother who taught me to make so many things and one of my favorites is, homemade ice cream. Thanks to her I have experimented with so many types, peach, peppermint, banana, chocolate, cherry, strawberry, butter pecan, cookies and cream, salted caramel, and so many more….

Blackberry Bars

Blackberry Bars are a favorite for our family. Anything blackberry we are fans of, these bars are great for breakfast, snacks, picnics, and summer BBQ’s. You can add your favorite nuts easily and make it your own. I hope you enjoy, happy baking!😊 Ingredients: 3/4 cup butter, softened 1 cup brown sugar lightly packed 1/4…

Cucumber Sandwiches

If you are looking for a way to use all those cucumbers from your garden and save calories this is a great recipe. No bread sandwiches, are a great way to eat a light lunch that fills you up without being heavy on your tummy. So you can get back to enjoying all those summer…

Apple Glazed Wings

Apple glazed wings, all I can say is, wow! So delicious a little different from your everyday BBQ wings. You can serve with apple wedges or your traditional carrots and celery, I like apples with mine just adds to the experience. I hope you will give them a try, enjoy! Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups Sparkling…

Easy Homemade Strawberry Sauce

Strawberries are coming in, soon the festivals and parades will be here! I love fresh picked strawberries you can make so many recipes, sweet to savory. This is the easiest most wonderful simple sauce recipe. Great on pancakes, cake, ice cream, I even mix it in softened butter and put it on biscuits and toast….

Strawberry Shortcake Heaven

Here we are in Strawberry Season, Yes Yes Yes! 🍓🍓🍓 I love strawberries, I try to make as many recipes as possible while they are at peak season. Which got me to thinking, how many ways can you make strawberry shortcake. I know the basics, sponge cake, pound cake, angel food cake, sweet biscuits, and…

Blueberry Buttermilk Cake

If you love blueberries, are you in for a treat! This blueberry buttermilk cake recipe is awesome, you can serve it for breakfast, dessert after dinner, or any occasion. I like to top it with peaches and whipped cream, or serve with bacon and eggs. Yummy! I hope you will enjoy! INGREDIENTS: ½ cup butter,…