Nutroll

Here it is! My Nan’s famous nutroll recipe, or as I called it when I was little, “Nutno”! 😆  I’ve sampled my share of these traditional holiday treats, and also have shared our family’s version and I have to tell you, Nan’s is a favorite even among people who claim not to normally care for […]

Peanut Butter Blossoms

It wouldn’t be Christmas without this classic. And who doesn’t love chocolate and peanut butter? For me it’s gotta be Jif all day long! Here’s a link to this favorite cookie recipe from Hershey’s so you can bake up a batch for your loved ones this holiday! ☺️ Hershey’s Peanut Butter Blossoms

Noel Spritzer

Here’s a wine spritzer that couldn’t possible be any more festive! Cranberry and Apple flavors garnished with a sprig of fresh mint… so delicious! The perfect refreshment for holiday get-togethers!  Noel Spritzer Serves: 4 cups 1 c. cran apple juice 1 c. sparkling water 2 c. dry white wine apple slices, for garnish fresh mint […]

Buffalo Ranch Cheese Ball 

This was actually the first cheeseball I ever made! I made it for some co-workers and it was a huge hit! There are lots of fancy cheese ball recipes out there but who doesn’t love buffalo and ranch flavors? This would be perfect for any party, game days, and for adults and kids alike! Original […]

Cucumber Bites with Dill Cream Cheese

I love these as a holiday appetizer because the red of the tomatoes with the bright green cucumbers just feels so Christmasy! But they are so fresh and light that they would certainly fit in at a summer gathering, shower, or any event! Recipe courtesy of Valya’s Taste of Home. Cucumber Bites with Dill Cream Cheese […]

Pink Salad

Aside from the traditional pumpkin pies, this dessert is always on our Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner tables. Originally it had fruit cocktail mixed in it, but everyone in our family seemed to pick around the grapes and peach cubes and preferred it better plain. Pink Salad Serves: 16-20 1 – 6 oz. box strawberry Jell-O […]

Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies

I had quite an eventful afternoon at work yesterday… One of my co-workers was outside walking during her lunch break and spotted a tiny kitten in the yard at the fuel company next door. She was peeking out from a large tank and meowing. Now if you don’t already know, there’s one thing I love […]