This one goes out to Amanda, my former pharmacy technician, who was always on the hunt for a good potato soup for lunch. I used to make a big pot of this soup almost every Sunday afternoon. When my kids were little I used to feed them leftovers for lunch. This seemed like a great … Continue reading Cheddar Potato Soup
What is the best dessert ever? I suppose if we asked 50 people that, we would get 50 different answers. But no matter, because I'm sure I am correct when I say that Blackberry pie is the best dessert ever! Maybe I feel this way because it never gets old. I mean how many places … Continue reading Me Oh My It’s a Blackberry Pie!
I love a nice warm apple crisp! But why stop there? Why not make a peach crisp, or a cherry crisp? I have made all three with this recipe, and it works great! I do add a little extra sugar on the cherries, simply because they are more tart. This is easy to make and … Continue reading Fruit Crisp
I used to read to my son a lot when he was little. One of the books we read together was, "The Magic Thief". (The Magic Thief). At the end of the book there was a recipe for biscuits. My son loved the book and decided he would make these magical biscuits. They were so … Continue reading Biscuits
Ok, so I love crab cakes! But a good crab cake is hard to find. Most restaurants use too much filler (cheaper to make this way), and you have to break the bank to be able to afford them. Even if you make the crab cakes yourself it is not cheap. Crab meat is expensive! … Continue reading Crab Cakes
I called this recipe key lime pie, but I have to confess that I do not use key limes. I used them the first time I made it, but key limes are so tiny it took a lot more time and effort to get enough juice, so I decided to use regular limes. We could … Continue reading Key Lime Pie
Nothing says fall to me like home-made caramels and popcorn balls. When we were little we used to go trick or treating, and we always made sure to go to Merle Eastham's house. She always gave out her homemade popcorn balls and we loved them! I never knew how to make them until I had … Continue reading Pop Corn Balls