Pepperidge Farm Strawberry Cheesecake Cookies – A Cookie for Grownups

Pepperidge Farm Strawberry Cheesecake cookies

Pepperidge Farm got cooking in their factory, something new for all, and it’s the Strawberry Cheesecake Cookies. With a nice seasonal burst of flavors, these cookies are an excellent addition for the Mother’s Day dessert serving.  They definitely have a grown-up feel to them and oh so heavenly! Availability These limited edition cookies … [Read more...]

Banana Pudding Photo Retake

Grandma's Banana Pudding

I made my grandma's banana pudding for our monthly WOW meetup (women of worship) and thought it was time to update the main photo on the original recipe.  I just wanted to share the new photo I took and also let you know that I reformatted the recipe so that you can easily print it!  This is always a huge favorite during Thanksgiving and … [Read more...]

Having My Cake and Eating Ice Cream Too! {Giveaway}

Can you imagine cake and ice cream all in one?  Well yeah, if you've bought an ice cream cake then perhaps you can, but I can't store those things in my fridge so when I learned that Blue Bunny & Chef Duff Goldman partnered up to create FABULOUS cake ice cream, I knew it was meant for me.  You can see their commercial for it here. If you … [Read more...]

Mini Apple Pies with Breville’s Pie Maker

Anything mini is cute ain't it? Especially food like mini pies, cupcakes, and bundt cakes. I loved making mini banana loaves during the holidays and give them as gifts but I have to say, my new food gift will probably be mini pies!  I was given this Breville Pie Maker a while back to review and  It's the cutest thing ever!  It makes 4 … [Read more...]

A Slice of Cheesecake, or Two


Howdy y’all! Just wanted to let you guys know that the following post is #2 from a the campaign I’m doing with Sara Lee Desserts, as a MOMent Maker. Honey Butter Toasted Pound Cake with Blueberry Glaze was #1.   Compensation & coupons were provided for my time & efforts to create the post but opinions are my own, as always. For the … [Read more...]

Food Network's Last Cake Standing Challenge

Last Cake Standing

EDITED TO ADD: Mary Maher was the winner of the Last Cake Standing Challenge and the $50,000. Great cakes, great ladies and a fun challenge to watch! One Food Network shows I'm looking forward to checking out, is Last Cake Standing.  Have you seen the buzz?  The talent is unbelievable! LAST CAKE STANDING Food challenge!  I love to watch … [Read more...]

Free Sample of Betty Crocker Warm Delights Minis


Get your free sample of Betty Crocker Warm Delights Minis! OMG, these are so good and great when you need a quick fix! … [Read more...]

Virtual Cupcakes are WAY Better than Real Ones!

Since this involves "cupcakes", I felt it was appropriate to post it here!  Sending virtual cupcakes are part of Electrolux's way to get you involved in helping to fight ovarian cancer! Kelly Ripa teamed up with  Electrolux, who will donate $1 for every virtual cupcake you send during this virtual bakeoff and all the money goes to … [Read more...]

2008 Holiday Gift Guide – FOOD


Welcome to the food section of the guide.  We have so many wonderful items here for that person who just loves food.  Food is also a great gift to give teachers or coworkers!  I think making a big basket full of goodies is the best! Back to the 2008 Holiday Gift Guide Table of Contents From Coco-Zen, give a gift that they can eat and use.  With … [Read more...]