Easy Fruit Salad

Easy Fruit Salad Fruit salad is a side dish that instantly makes me think of summertime and barbecues. Since I hail from a state that once held the record for more Jello consumption per capita, I should probably have an old family recipe for this, but sadly I don’t.  I love fruit salad and I … More Easy Fruit Salad

Homemade Oreo Cookies

Homemade Oreo Cookies Oreo cookies are a classic when it comes to cookies. This homemade version is amazing! In my opinion, these rich and smooth cookies are even better than the original, store- bought version. One of my sister’s friends first introduced our family to these cookies over 20 years ago and they’ve been a … More Homemade Oreo Cookies

DIY Buttermilk

DIY Buttermilk Buttermilk has become a staple in our refrigerator lately. I seriously buy a quart of it every week or so. My son’s favorite breakfast is buttermilk banana pancakes and buttermilk waffles. Since it’s a meal he’ll actually ask for seconds or thirds of, I will gladly mix up a batch of these yummy … More DIY Buttermilk

Old World Manicotti

Old World Manicotti I found this recipe in a collection of recipe cards, cookbooks and magazines from my grandma. After she passed away, I got to go through her collection and I found this recipe for Old World Manicotti. I had never made manicotti before, but I thought this recipe seemed pretty straightforward and the … More Old World Manicotti