dessert, Family, recipes

Double Chocolate Mousse Cake

***I have had one crazy, really great week! So great and full of good things that I forgot to come push Publish on this recipe yesterday! I know none of you were on pins and needles waiting, but hey, I can imagine right?! This post is really about setting a goal out of your comfort… Continue reading Double Chocolate Mousse Cake

dessert, Egg free, Family, recipes

Sour Cream Coffee Cake

This cake's recipe comes from one of my favorite cookbooks- You Made That Dessert?  I love it because the author's directions are so easy and straightforward.  My kids love this dessert.  They ask for it all the time.  It is goes very nicely with vanilla ice cream.  You can go to my Homemade Raspberry Ice… Continue reading Sour Cream Coffee Cake

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Simple Granola Bars

This is a favorite for school lunches.  My kids are SO picky it's crazy.  So our granola bars are super simple.  We also have nut sensitivities, so I don't add those, even though I LOVE nuts and would prefer them that way.  This is a basic recipe, so you can always sub out part of… Continue reading Simple Granola Bars

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Munch Mix

Today's recipe is one of my most favorite things to bring to a party.  It makes a ton, and it's so pretty! Ingredients: 10 C corn or rice chex- or do both! 9 C popped popcorn- I use Skinny Pop because it's gluten free and there's hardly any kernels to get out. 4 C pretzel… Continue reading Munch Mix

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Monster Cookies

Today's recipe(adapted slightly) was given to me by my adopted Oma.  She is the most adorable person you'll ever meet.  She is a dear neighbor and she also made these cute little booties for my baby when she was blessed in our church this past December. I hope you'll enjoy this recipe!  It satisfies so… Continue reading Monster Cookies

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Chocolate PB Bars

Today's recipe is from my friend Angelina.  She made these one day at her house, and my kids came home and pretty much begged me to get the recipe right away so I could make them.  Well, I did, and now these are a staple family treat.  She makes hers gluten free.  And I make… Continue reading Chocolate PB Bars

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Soy & Egg Free Carmelita’s

Today's a special day!  My husband was offered an amazing job opportunity-thank heavens!  It's been 7 months since we've had a job!  So, because I'm so HAPPY, I'm posting TWO recipes today!  I'm so grateful for all the prayers and kindnesses given to our family over these past 7 months!  Our children's eyes were definitely… Continue reading Soy & Egg Free Carmelita’s