Butterbeer Pumpkin Pie

I told you all last week how much of a Harry Potter fan that I am.  Last week I made Butterbeer Sauce and decided to use the sauce to make a delicious Butterbeer Pumpkin Pie. When we went to the Harry Potter festival last month, my son was the most excited about trying pumpkin pasties.  Pumpkin … [Read more...]

Butterbeer Sauce

    I have been a big fan of the Harry Potter series ever since it was introduced to me when I was in high school.  A girl I babysat for was reading the books and lent me them.  I devoured the books and couldn't get enough.  At that point only 3 of the books were out and we had to wait for … [Read more...]

Salted Caramel Pumpkin Pie Dip

I love making different dips, so I decided to make one last weekend when we went to a Halloween party.  My son is really interested in cooking and has been saying that he wants to be a chef when he grows up since he was 3.  For some reason I have trouble getting him in the kitchen so we take him to … [Read more...]

Nutella Pumpkin Bread

I cannot believe it is already Halloween and almost time for Thanksgiving.  This fall has been going crazy fast.  We have been getting ready for Halloween in my house and bought pumpkins earlier this week to carve and decorate.  A few nights ago we dressed the kids up to go trick or treating in the … [Read more...]

Apple Cider Poke Cake

  Fall is upon us now so I wanted to make some delicious desserts using some of my favorite fall flavors.  This weekend we were hoping to go to a pumpkin patch or to go apple picking, but it is pouring here.  While I would love to spend some time outside, it is always nice having a lazy weekend. … [Read more...]

Cookies and Cream Apples

I cannot believe that fall is here.  Just yesterday it seemed like we were getting ready for summer and the beautiful summer weather.  Now it is starting to get cold out and we are getting ready for fall food.  My favorite part of the fall is all of the fall festivals and the fall food.  The best … [Read more...]

Birthday Cake Milkshake

  Sorry about the lack of posts lately, this past month has been absolutely crazy.  I made this delicious milkshake and was planning on posting it for my birthday.  Unfortunately, life happened and I wasn't able to.  I believe I had written about my dad before, but he had a stroke about 3 1/2 years … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Cup S’mores Cheese Ball

  I cannot believe that summer is almost over and that school will be starting back up in a couple of weeks. My son starts kindergarten this school year, so the start of school is bittersweet for me.  I am excited for my son and to see all that he learns in kindergarten, at the same time I can't … [Read more...]

Strawberry Mojito Salsa

  Today in Pennsylvania is primary election day.  I don't like to talk about politics much on the blog, but it is the big news in the state for today.  Every Tuesday night my husband and I have been watching the primary election results.  We like to watch and see what the political pundits have to … [Read more...]

Strawberry Margarita Banana Bread

It is finally starting to feel like spring outside, so that has been making me really happy.  I cannot believe that it is almost May already, this year has been going really fast.  With the beginning of May comes Cinco de Mayo.  I always like to make recipes for Cinco de Mayo.  When I think of the … [Read more...]