Homemade Sopapillas Recipe

Homemade Sopapilla Recipe

With Cinco de Mayo right around the corner, I thought I'd share a homemade sopapilla recipe with y'all. I LOVE sopapillas with honey! While you may think Cinco de Mayo as a day where we all eat chips & salsa, sopapillas, and tamales, there really is a whole lot more to it than that.  Here are a few interesting tidbits about the ... Continue Reading

Cupid Bites

Cupid Bites for Valentine’s Day

Valentine's Day is around the corner and while me and my husband don't celebrate the day much, my son still does at school.  We usually go candy-free and hand out pencils or something with his Valentine's cards but this year, we are opting for these super cute Cupid Bites.  It's a super easy homemade shortbread recipe, dressed up with these  bags ... Continue Reading

Peanut Butter Balls

Easy Peanut Butter Balls

Okay, so you don't have time to make Reindeer Cookies or Snowman Cookies but surely you have time for Peanut Butter Balls!  You can't get any easier than this y'all and it's festive and fun for kids to help! I've seen a friend of mine make these types of balls for silent auctions. She'll buy a super cute bowl and fill it with them.  They were a ... Continue Reading

Peppermint Spoons

Christmas Peppermint Spoon

Yesssss, the spoons are a trend y'all and just because I'm ol' cowboy's wife who isn't trendy, doesn't mean I can't share trendy things, right?  I see this as a great entertaining idea at the Christmas party.  Beverages of all sorts are usually served and these peppermint spoons are bound to pair with one of them! If spoons aren't your ... Continue Reading

Christmas Snowman Cookies

Christmas Snowman Cookies

Christmas is almost here y'all!  You have got to make these adorable Christmas snowman cookies! What fun the kids will have decorating these too....probably as much fun as they'd have decorating the Reindeer Cookie Pops I shared with you the other day, huh?! If you're like the majority of my readers, you work full time outside of the home and ... Continue Reading

Christmas Reindeer Cookie Pops

Christmas Reindeer Cookie Pops

How cute are these Christmas Reindeer Cookie Pops??!! And really, they're super easy y'all. I never attempt to make anything that's hard. Ain't nobody got time for that, right?! Making cute Christmas cookie pops is just one small thing I can do when hosting or attending a Christmas party, whether at a church, school, or friend's house.  You ... Continue Reading

Buttermilk Pie Recipe

Buttermilk Pie Recipe for Your Thanksgiving Feast

Poor ol' buttermilk pie.  It's often misconceived as yucky because of the buttermilk in dessert form, however, it's actually a very sweet & delicious pie.  Buttermilk pie is my oldest son's favorite pie ever,  so to prepare for our huge Thanksgiving feast, I'm practicing early using Sugar In The Raw Organic White®!  It went over really well in ... Continue Reading

Fruit Halloween EyeBalls Treat

Fruity Halloween Eyeballs

OMYCOW! Halloween is almost here and Truett is giddy about wearing his costume! He's been on a fruit kick lately so when we were discussing what Halloween treat to make, he immediately said eyeballs but wanted fruit in it. I'm far from a baking and decorating pro but we decided to attempt some not so scary, somewhat fruity Halloween ... Continue Reading

Monster Fingers

Halloween Monster Fingers

These monster fingers will be a HUGE hit with the kids.  Truett didn't think they were scary at all, and instead, thought they were super cool. He's a boy and 8....of course he did. He just loves Halloween but not so much because he likes to 'trick or treat' but because he loves the get-togethers and Fall festival.  Monster fingers are perfect for ... Continue Reading

Ghost S'mores for Halloween

Easy Ghost S’mores

Halloween is sneaking up on us and I have another easy idea for you; Ghost S'mores.  The kids will love these and really, you're not doing much more than regular s'mores call for.  Who doesn't love s'mores right?! I have lots of Halloween goodies here on the blog so be sure and use the search function in the right sidebar to find them.  If ... Continue Reading