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Friday, November 22, 2013

Christmas Cookies

 Christmas Sugar Cookies


1    cup    butter ( softened (or margarine) ) 
1    cup    sugar 2    teaspoons    baking powder 
2    eggs ( well beaten ) 
2    teaspoons    vanilla extract 
3 1/2    cups    all-purpose flour ( sifted ) 


A) Preheat oven to 375F 
B) Beat eggs well, in a large mixing bowl cream with butter, sugar, vanilla until fluffy
c) Combine dry ingredients and gradually mix with creamed ingredients, mix well
D) Chill the dough for 1 hour, then roll out on a piece of lightly floured waxed paper
E) Cut out desired shapes, with floured cutters
F) Place cut outs on a greased cookie sheet and bake for 10 to 15 minute

 Chocolate Meringue Drops, 1 Point Puffs

 Classic Molasses Cookies
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Thursday, October 10, 2013

Fun Fall Recipes!

Fall is such a great time of year, even though the weather is starting to cool down the leaves are changing colors!! Another great thing is the classic comfort food recipes you can dust off and bring back out! It also gives you a chance to put a new spin on your favorites!  I have put together a few fun new recipe I hope you will all love!! I have even found some fun Halloween recipes!!

Monday, September 30, 2013

Mini Bacon Cheeseburger Meatloaf

Mini Bacon Cheeseburger Meatloaf 


1lb    Lean Ground beef,  
1    cup    crushed dorito chips ( or cracker crumbs ) 
1/2    teaspoon    salt and pepper 
2    clove(s)    garlic ( finely chopped ) 
1    teaspoon    beef bouillon 
1    cup    grated cheddar cheese ( cheese of your choice )
1/2lb of bacon (precooked)


A) combine all ingredients except Cheese & bacon into a medium sized bowl.
B) Place an inch of beef mixture into each of the bottoms of your muffin tray. Make an indent in the middle of each one. 
C) Place the cheese & bacon down the middle of the beef, cover each one with remaining beef mixture. Be sure to seal in the cheese & bacon
D) Place muffin tray on top of a cookie sheet to catch any boil over. Bake at 375F for 20 minutes.
E) Cover the tops with BBQ sauce, cheese and bacon. Broil on high, on the bottom rack for another 10 minutes

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Honey Glazed Salmon

Honey Glazed Salmon

Makes 4 servings 
Prep time 10 min Broiling 8 min


1 Tbsp Honey
1 Tbsp Maple Syrup
1/2 Cup Packed Brown Sugar
1/2 Tsp Dry Mustard
2 Cloves Garlic, thinly sliced
2-4 Salmon Steaks or debonned Fillets


1) In a small bowl mix honey, syrup, brown sugar, garlic, & dry mustard until thick but creamy.
2) Remove skin from salmon, rinse & pat dry, place on a greased baking sheet
3) Broil fish on high heat for 5-7 minutes, flip and cover with honey glaze
4) Broil for another 5 minutes or until top is flaky & bubbling


Monday, September 23, 2013

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Monday, September 16, 2013

Marshmallow Mars Bars Squares

Marshmallow Mars Bars Squares

Marshmallow Mars Bars Squares


3    cups    Rice krispies 
4    Mars  Bars
1/3    cup    Butter 
1/2    cup    Marshmallows 


1) Melt butter and bars using a double boiler, add marshmallow mix well
2) Remove from heat, add rice krispies, mix well
3) Pour into an 8x8 baking pan. Refrigerate for 15 minutes before serving.




Monday, February 25, 2013

Skylander Birthday Cake

Skylander Birthday Cake

You will need:

3 Boxed Cake Mixes. ( I used 2 vanilla & 1 chocolate)
2 340g Can Vanilla Frosting
1 340g Can Chocolate Frosting
1 Small Tube Yellow frosting
Food Colouring ; Yellow, Blue
Decorations: Coloured Sugar; Blue, Yellow. Gold Chocolate Coins, Fish Shaped Candies, Candy Bracelets, 1 unbroken Skore bar, 2 long wooden skewers, and 2 pieces of paper for the sails.
     1. Mix together vanilla cake mixes, pour into a 12x14 rectangular baking pan. Bake according to          boxed directions.Bake chocolate cake in a deep loaf pan according to box instructions.
  1. Place the cooled vanilla cake on a cookie sheet covered in tinfoil, cover the whole cake with a very thin layer of vanilla frosting. Refrigerate for 10 minutes to harden icing.
  2. Place cooled chocolate cake on cutting board and cut off the 4 corners, forming almost a diamond shape, from a birds eye view.
  3. Mix 1 can vanilla frosting with blue food colouring, and half of the other with yellow food colouring.
  4. Remove vanilla cake from fridge, cover evenly with blue frosting, fish candies & blue sugar, EXCEPT for a small corner, where u will cover with yellow frosting, and yellow sugar, refrigerate for 15-20 minutes until frosting hardens a little.
  5. Place the chocolate boat shape and place on one end of the vanilla cake, place 2 of the corners you cut on either end of the boat. ( corners up) Cover chocolate cake with chocolate icing.
  6. Outline boat with small tube of yellow icing, add any other decorations you have. Add paper sails.
    (With the 2 remaining corners of the chocolate cake, I put a small treasure chest filled with stuff on the island)
  7. Open Skylanders and place them throughout the cake.

    Other Skylander theme ideas: Castle, Volcano, Grassy Field, Giant Stones!!

Wednesday, January 30, 2013


Ice-Cream Cone Cupcakes
12-20 Flat bottomed ice cream cones, colored or plain.
1 box Cake or Cupcake mix
1 jar of frosting (any kind you like)
Colored sprinkles

1) Prepare cake mix, according to the box directions
2) Place cones onto a cookie pan, fill cones about half way with batter (Do not over fill, allow room for the batter to rise, without spilling over)
3) Bake 13-16 minutes
4) Cool cones completely before topping with frosting & sprinkles.

These little babies are great to send with your child for a school bake sale, or class party.
Try them at your child's next birthday party, and make an activity out of it.
**Use white icing, separate into 4 containers, add food coloring, leave cones bare
Give each child their own plastic knives, allow the children to add their own frosting & sprinkles
This will keep the children in one place. Instead of them all running through your house, hahaha
The children will love this, I have no doubts!

For your child's next Party in school, Halloween, Easter, Valentine's day etc.
Make the teacher feel special with this #1 Teacher cake!!

8-10 Flat bottomed ice cream cones
1 box of cake mix (any flavor)
1 1 Jar of Frosting (white)
Seperate about 3 tablspoons of icing , mix with differant food colorings, set aside
Colored Sprinkles

1) Prepare cake mix according to package directions
2) Fill 8 cones about half way
3) Place remainder of the batter in a 6" cake pan, bake according to packge directions
4) Fully cool, before topping with frosting. With colored frosting, write on the cake #1 Teacher
5) On each of the cupcakes write, either a letter or a number, place the cake in the middle of the platter and place each cupcake around the cake.
**This looks sharp if done well, and will make the teacher's day too!