Category Recipe Box

Homemade Mini Cheesecakes

Several years ago I bought a mini cheesecake from Williams Sonoma and I’ve used it a number of times over the years. It came with a recipe on the back which has never failed me. Making a basic cheesecake, I…

Oatmeal Maple Scones Revisited

I first made these delicious Oatmeal Maple Scones a few years ago. They are wonderful  as a snack, a brunch addition or a breakfast treat! Be sure that you do not over bake these! Enjoy!

Simple Flaky Biscuits

Photo Credit: Brewbooks So many meals are made better with biscuits but after making the meal, you want a simple, guaranteed recipe that will be a hit with everyone without too much fuss. These could easily replace your staple box…

Roasted Onion and Butternut Squash Soup

I made the most delicious soup the other day, it was so good; a lovely roasted onion soup with a hint of sweetness. The butternut squash really added a beautiful texture. two medium butternut squash, peeled and cut two medium…

Overnight Oatmeal

I saw this recipe for overnight oatmeal on Facebook  today. Actually, it was the beautiful picture that enticed me really. Now unfortunately I eat neither oatmeal nor yogurt, however the rest of my family does so I made it for…

Peach Preserves

  We purchased over a bushel of peaches last week for a super duper price. With my little helpers, we used a simple peach freezer jam recipe and made some wonderful fruity goodness. We’ve been eating it on toast, cheese…

Making Hand Pies

So we have a cherry tree in the back yard. Add those cherries to the cherries that the children picked at the neighbors house the other day and we have a lot of cherries. My husband found this recipe for…

Magic Cookie Bars

This fall we visited friends in Sioux Lookout, the Hochstedler family, where we had the most delightful dessert, Magic Bars. I asked for the super secret recipe and I’ve made it several times since returning home. Fast, easy and delicious!…