Category Archives: Desserts

blackberry nectarine cobbler

Blackberry Nectarine Cobbler

My neighbor gave me some fresh blackberries from her garden, so I decided to try making a Blackberry Nectarine Cobbler!  It was so delicious!  I loved the tartness of the fruit with the sweetness of the crumble topping and the creamy whipped cream…Pure Heaven!blackberry nectarine cobbler
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caramel marshmallow popcorn

Easy Caramel Marshmallow Popcorn and a Quilt Retreat

I went on a quilt retreat this last week and my friend made this…to die for...Easy Caramel Marshmallow Popcorn!caramel marshmallow popcornThis recipe is so easy…and it only has 4 ingredients!

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fruit pizzas

Almost Homemade-Fruit Pizza!

I had a Relief Society activity last week and we served fruit pizza.  They were so yummy and they looked so beautiful!  There were extra cookies and frosting…so I volunteered to take the plain cookies home.  (I know…that was nice of me…right, hey, everyone else took the fruit cookies home!)  I froze the cookies and the frosting and saved them for our Sunday dinner!fruit pizzas Continue reading

how to make fresh strawberries last longer

How to Make Fresh Strawberries Last Longer

A couple of weeks ago my husband declared that he really did not love strawberries anymore…REALLY???  How can you not love strawberries?  Well, I did not want to give up my little addition with strawberries…so I decided to see if there was anything that I could do to make my strawberries last a little longer, since I am the only one eating them.  I came across this wonderful post from “To Simply Inspire” and I decided to try it to make fresh strawberries last longer Continue reading

sour cream lemon pie with pecan crust

Sour Cream Lemon Pie with Pecan Crust

My husband and I used to go to Marie Calendar’s when there was one near our home and I would ALWAYS order a slice of sour cream lemon pie for dessert.  But since there are not any MC restaurants nearby anymore…I decided that I would try to make a  copy of that pie that I loved so much!sour cream lemon pie with pecan crust Continue reading

frosted marshmallow brownies

Frosted Marshmallow Brownies

I hope that everyone had a great Mother’s Day weekend!  We had rain ALL day on Saturday,  (which we need, so it was great!) it was a perfect day to stay inside and work on some of my sewing projects!  Then the sun came out on Sunday and it was a beautiful day!

I hope that you all got to enjoy your weekend and spend some time with those that you love!

I used to make these brownies a lot when my kids were younger and I have not made them for years now…but I thought that they would be a great treat for my “Sugar Sunday”. (I am trying to only eat sugar one day a week and it is on Sunday, so my friend and I have started calling it “Sugar Sunday!)frosted marshmallow brownies

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