February 2009

I Have a Hope

February 25, 2009

I was introduced to a new worship song this past Sunday in church and I love it!  We sang the chorus a few times and it really hit home that sometimes I fail to remember that there is a God that loves me unconditionally and He will ALWAYS love me. The song is called I […]

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Baked Potato Rounds (aka: Potato Slabs)

February 24, 2009

Just like potato skins, but with a twist….and much easier to make!!! Great to make for a brunch, when having company, for a football party, or even as a snack for yourself! Baked Potato Rounds (aka: Potato Slabs) Printable Version: Baked Potato Rounds Ingredients: 2 Russet Potatoes Salt, to taste Black Pepper, to taste Paprika, […]

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Poppy Seed(less) Chicken…It’s What’s for Dinner

February 20, 2009

I’ve had this tons of times and have yet to actually make it myself (why, I do not know!). It’s been on my “to-do” list for a while and I am finally making it tonight. I haven’t ever actually had this dish WITH poppy seeds, so I will be making it without (plus, I just […]

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Food Science Project

February 17, 2009

Ok folks, I need your help!  Kelly is in the 8th grade and she is doing a Food Science Project.  She contacted me last night asking if I would help her with a food survey.  For the next two weeks, we need to have as many of you as possible answer these questions for her […]

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Beef Bowl

February 17, 2009

My sweet Father-in-Law sent me this recipe to me last night to share with all of you.  It is originally from from Kraftfoods.com but he added a little bit to the recipe so it differs  from the original recipe just a bit. The picture of this Beef Bowl looks pretty tasty, doesn’t it?!  I definitely […]

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Paula Deen's Spicy Chili

February 11, 2009

My husband had his Sunday School class over last Friday and we had a chili night.  We had 4 pots of chili and all the trimmings.  I was signed up for chili and I was really nervous because I hadn’t ever made it before (from scratch).  I do like I always do….when in doubt, go […]

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Sweets For Your Sweetheart Week – Chocolate Heart Peanut Butter Blossoms

February 11, 2009

How cute are these??!!  I saw these and fell in love with them. Two words….Peanut Butter…..and…..Chocolate (ok, that’s three words, but who’s counting?!).  And talk about easy!! Chocolate Heart Peanut Butter Blossoms Recipe and picture courtesy: Betty Crocker Printable Version: Chocolate Heart Peanut Butter Blossoms Ingredients: 1 pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) peanut butter cookie […]

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Sweets For Your Sweetheart Week – Molten Chocolate Cake

February 10, 2009

The original recipe for these yummy little cakes calls for using regular custard cups or souffle dishes, but how cute is it to use heart dishes to make small heart shaped cakes?!  You can often find heart shaped dishes or small cake molds at Michael’s, Hobby Lobby or other craft/specialty stores.  Most of the time […]

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Sweets For Your Sweetheart Week – Chocolate Hearts

February 9, 2009

Everyone loves rice krispie treats and this is a great little twist on such a classic treat.  Add a little chocolate and a heart-shaped cake pan (or cookie cutter) and you have the perfect Valentine’s treat!  And of course the best part…..it’s easy to make and your sweetheart will LOVE it! Chocolate Rice Krispie Hearts […]

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Sweets For Your Sweetheart Week – Peeking Heart Cookies

February 6, 2009

Another sweet for your sweetheart for this Valentine’s Day!  I have always loved these cookies.  The jam in the middle is my favorite part.  Your sweetheart is bound to love these little peeking heart cookies! Peeking Heart Cookies Printable Version: Peeking Heart Cookies Ingredients: 1 cup butter 1 1/2 cups confectioners’ sugar 1 egg 1 […]

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