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21 November, 2015

Lemon Snowball Cookies

Posted in : Christmas, Desserts, Entertaining, Holidays, Home tested, Pastries, Thanksgiving on by : Tamra
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Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 3 Tbsp cornstarch 1/4 tsp salt 1 cup (8 oz) butter, softened 2/3 cup powdered sugar Zest of 2 lemons (about 4 tsp) 2 tsp lemon extract 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 1/2 cup finely chopped almonds 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar, for coating Directions In a mixing bowl whisk together
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13 November, 2015

Pumpkin Spice Latte Chocolate Pudding Cake

Pumpkin Spice Latte Chocolate Pudding Cake
Posted in : Desserts, Vegetarian on by : Tamra
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Ingredients: 1 flax egg: (1 tablespoon ground flax mixed with 3 tablespoons water) 1.5 cups rolled oats, ground into a flour (use certified gluten-free oats, if necessary) 3/4 cup coconut sugar 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1/3 cup finely chopped non-dairy dark chocolate 1/2-3/4
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10 November, 2015

Pumpkin Cheesecake

Pumpkin Cheesecake
Posted in : Desserts, Entertaining, Halloween, Holidays, Thanksgiving on by : Tamra
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INGREDIENTS CRUST: 2cups graham cracker crumbs (from 14 graham crackers) 2tablespoons granulated sugar 1/2cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, melted FILLING: 1.25-ounce envelope unflavored gelatin 18-ounce bar cream cheese, at room temperature 115-ounce can pumpkin puree 1cup sour cream 3/4cup granulated sugar 2teaspoons pumpkin pie spice 1teaspoon pure vanilla extract DIRECTIONS Make the crust: Heat oven
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4 June, 2015

Grandma’s Pineapple Oatmeal Cookies

Grandma’s Pineapple Oatmeal Cookies
Comments : 2 Posted in : 4th of July, Christmas, Desserts, Entertaining, Fruit, Holidays, Home tested, Kid friendly, Snacks, The Family Recipe Box on by : Tamra
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Was going thru the family recipes and my eyes lit up as I came across this cookie recipe that I used to always beg my grandmother to make, Pineapple Oatmeal Cookies.   They were even a hit at the school parties. Ingredients: 2 cups flour 1 1/2 cups brown sugar 1 cup quick cooking oatmeal
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12 April, 2015

Rhubarb-Apple Pie

Rhubarb-Apple Pie
Posted in : 4th of July, Desserts, Entertaining, Fruit, Pastries on by : Tamra
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Ingredients 1/2 (14.1-ounce) package refrigerated pie dough (such as Pillsbury) Cooking spray 3 1/2 cups sliced fresh rhubarb (about 1 1/4 pounds) 1 cup granulated sugar 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice 2 Granny Smith apples, peeled, cored, and sliced 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 3/8 teaspoon salt, divided 4.22 ounces all-purpose flour (about 1 cup), divided
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23 March, 2015

Banana Cake

Banana Cake
Posted in : Desserts, Easter, Entertaining, Fruit, Holidays, Home tested, Kid friendly on by : Tamra
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Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups bananas, mashed, ripe 2 teaspoons lemon juice 3 cups flour 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup butter, softened 2 1/8 cups sugar 3 large eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla 1 1/2 cups buttermilk Frosting; 1/2 cup butter, softened 1(8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened 1 teaspoon vanilla 3
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4 February, 2015

Homemade Oreos

Homemade Oreos
Comments : 2 Posted in : Copycat Recipies, Desserts, Kid friendly, Snacks on by : Tamra
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Ingredients For the chocolate cookies: 1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup unsweetened Dutch process cocoa 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup sugar 1/2 cup plus 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, softened 1 large egg For the white middle: 1/4 cup unsalted butter, softened 1/4 cup coconut oil 2
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4 February, 2015

Salted Dulce de Leche Brownies

Salted Dulce de Leche Brownies
Posted in : Desserts, Entertaining on by : Tamra
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Ingredients 2 1/2 sticks (10 ounces or 285 grams) unsalted butter, at room temperature, plus more for greasing 1 cup (about 7 ounces or 200 grams) granulated sugar 1/2 cup plus 2 teaspoons (about 5 ounces or 140 grams) packed light brown sugar 1/4 cup (about 2 ounces or 60 grams) corn syrup 1/2 teaspoon
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24 January, 2015

Banana Split Supreme

Banana Split Supreme
Posted in : Desserts, Entertaining on by : Tamra
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Ingredients; 2 cups graham cracker crumbs 1/2 cup butter, melted 8 ounces cream cheese, at room temperature 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1/4 cup granulated sugar 2 Tablespoons + 3 1/2 cups cold milk, divided 16 ounces Cool Whip topping, divided 1 (23-ounce) container of frozen sliced strawberries, thawed and drained well 1 (20-ounce) can crushed pineapple,
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