Easy Halloween Spider Cookies (Tarantula Cookies)

Easy Halloween Spider Cookies (Tarantula Cookies)

Every Halloween we bake spider cookies as a family. A tradition that started when the boys were preschoolers. It’s fun that we are still carrying out the tradition years later. I found this recipe on Epicurious. On the website it is listed as tarantula cookies. Since then I have changed it up a bit.

Cucumber Pumpkin Spice Bread

Cucumber Pumpkin Spice Bread

Cucumber season is from May through August. Just in time for the fall, I made a cucumber pumpkin spice bread. If you garden you may have an abundance of cucumbers. I have relatives who grow cucumbers and I have not been letting them go to waste. In the summer they taste amazing with a pinch of salt. A cucumber is made up of 96% water, which makes it super hydrating on those summer hot days. Now that fall is upon us and colder mornings you make be getting sick of cucumbers or just have no idea what to do what all those cucumbers! I have a couple of ideas to help you use them up!

Apple Cinnamon Sauce Served Over Chicken & Dessert!

Apple Cinnamon Sauce Served Over Chicken & Dessert!

Besides dessert what can I make to incorporate fall spices into my dish? I had apples leftover from apple picking and wanted to use them since I plan on apple picking again LOL . Why not make an apple cinnamon sauce to serve over grilled chicken and use the leftovers for dessert?! Perfect! It was a nice sweet dish that had FALL written all over it. This was definitely a hit in my home and this apple cinnamon sauce will be a go to this fall season.

Healthy Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies/5 Ingredients

Healthy Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies/5 Ingredients

Blog #97: Many years ago I started making healthy chocolate banana bars. This is perfect for that sweet craving without the extra carbs of flour, sugar and butter. Today I decided to make these into chocolate peanut butter cookies. Yes, some healthy cookies! I've been wanting cookies but wanted a healthier version. The best part [...]

Easter Chocolate Cups

Easter Chocolate Cups

Blog #57: Easter is coming up but this coronavirus pandemic has taken over our lives. It is spreading like wildfire and the only way to help contain it is by social distancing and only going out to the grocery store, pharmacy or work. Thank goodness for technology. Everything has gone virtual, literally! With 2 boys [...]

Chocolate Cereal Bars

Chocolate Cereal Bars

Blog #10 Chocolate Cereal Bars: Chocolate, yup it is the best!  Chocolate cereal bars even better.  My kids love this snack.  If I made this everyday my kids would be in heaven.  They ask me constantly to make these yummy treats.  The problem is when I make them they honestly do not last more than [...]