Butterfly Cupcake Toppers

butterfly cupcake toppers made with Jolly Ranchers

Who doesn't love the polar vortex right about now? I'm not trying to rush spring along, but I have had enough of the below zero temperatures, ice and snow. I'm in full blown vitamin D deficiency. If you are in the same predicament, I have a little relief  for you. It's a think spring post that … [Read more...]

Cranberry Cheesecake Bars Recipe


Cranberry Cheesecake Bars Recipe We love cheesecake in our house, so when our son came for a visit last weekend, I made a batch of these Cranberry Cheesecake Bars. Any recipe that has chocolate chips as one of its ingredients is always a big hit. I managed to get a few pictures of them before they … [Read more...]

Edible Sunflower Cupcake Toppers

Edible Sunflower Cupcake Toppers

Edible Sunflower Cupcake Toppers Dress up store bought cupcakes with these easy to make edible sunflower cupcake toppers. They are quick to make and only require a few ingredients.  All you need is a bag of yellow candy melts, some mini cupcake liners, blackberries and a knife. 1. Separate one … [Read more...]

Fresh Corn Salad

corn salad recipe from At Home on the Bay

Fresh Corn Salad - My sister-in-law is from the Nebraska corn belt, and she has all the best corn recipes. She made this salad for a family gathering and I've been making it ever since. It is perfect for leftover ears of corn on the cob, but I've been know to buy ears specifically to make this … [Read more...]

Kale and Quinoa with Feta and Blueberries Salad

kale and quinoa with feta and blueberries salad

Kale and Quinoa with Feta and Blueberries Salad I'm not actually a big fan of kale. I thought it was one of those foods you had to acquire a taste for, until I found a kale salad at my local Heinen's Grocery Store. It had so many yummy ingredients in it - almonds, dried cranberries, blueberries, … [Read more...]

Easy Lemon Blackberry Mini Tarts

easy lemon and blackberry mini tarts - no bake

Easy Lemon Blackberry Mini Tarts What has only four ingredients, doesn't need to be baked, tastes delicious and looks as though you studied to be a French pastry chef? I might be exaggerating a tiny bit, but these Easy Lemon Blackberry Mini Tarts are that good ... in my humble … [Read more...]