Monthly Archives: November 2009

Thanksgiving Madness

Hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving! For Thanksgiving this year, we of course made classics, like pumpkin pie, but we decided to change it up a little, too. Instead of mashed potatoes, we made Frankenmuth-style buttered noodles, and in … Continue reading

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Twist and Shout! Walt Disney World Soft Pretzels!

In our family, Disney truly is heaven on Earth – we live for all things Disney. We especially love Walt Disney World’s Main Street U.S.A. soft pretzels (which are pretty scarce in the park nowadays). It’s a special memory that … Continue reading

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Homemade Caramel Apples – Grandma’s Recipe #4

This is the fourth recipe of my grandma’s that my mom and I have tried… For those of you just starting to read our blog, we are on a Julie and Julia-esque mission to bake all of my grandma’s amazing … Continue reading

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Boo-tiful Sugar Cookies

Happy belated Halloween, everyone! It is a tradition in my family to bake my grandma’s famously delicious sugar cookies for every holiday, including Halloween. These cookies are a family secret, but maybe our decorating will give you ideas. I’ve already … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Bake Sale

Last Wednesday, my class had a bake sale fundraiser for Breast Cancer Awareness. I made these pink ribbon cookies, pink chocolate covered pretzels/cookie rods, and I also made strawberry cupcakes with pink frosting, pink marshmallow rice krispie treats, and yummy … Continue reading

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Easy Peanut Butter Perfection Brownies

Last weekend, amidst the time crunch of the end of the academic first quarter, my family spent time with my cousin, his girlfriend, and a good friend of mine. Since my cousin loves peanut butter, I thought I would make … Continue reading

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