The Daily Holiday Yum!

December ideas: New and Improved Ham in the Instant Pot My cousin is an IP master!  She has tweaked her ham IP skills since last year and it is EASY and so GOOD! Buy 1 spiral sliced ham - with the sugar glaze... Read More.

Eat, Drink, & be Scary!

Check out ALL of our 'Eat, Drink and Be Scary' recipes below. Perfect for any Goblin or Ghoul ;) Edible Eyeball Snackers Powdered Donuts Life Saver - Gummis M&Ms Red icing Take your powdered donut and place a gummi... Read More.

Maple Candied Bacon

1 PACK OF Bacon Maple Syrup Put bacon (use the whole pack) flat on a baking sheet, and bake at 375 until it looks almost done.  Take it out of the oven and brush each slice with some... Read More.

School Night Suppers

Oven Toasted Meatball Subs Ingredients Meatballs – frozen or fresh Bread – Italian, French, subs…whatever you like! Red sauce – Jodi’s homemade or jar Shredded cheese – your fave! Directions Heat up sauce and meatballs in a pot on your stove. Heat oven to 275-300.... Read More.

Dreamcake Icing

Dream Cake Icing 8oz Cream Cheese 2 cups powdered sugar 1 pint heavy whipping Cream 1 tsp vanilla flavoring   Beat Softened Cream Cheese till smooth Add whipping cream Vanilla   Mix at Low speed for 5 minutes. then mix at high/med speed for 3 minutes Spread on cake

German Potato Salad

German Potato Salad Ingredients: 3 pounds medium red potatoes 5 bacon strips, diced 1 medium onion, chopped 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons salt 1/4 teaspoon celery seed 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1-1/4 cups sugar 1 cup cider vinegar 3/4 cup water 3 tablespoons minced fresh parsley Directions Place potatoes in a Dutch oven; cover with water.... Read More.

Sam’s Monkey Bread

3 cans of biscuits 1 cup sugar 2 Tbs cinnamon 1/4 cup brown sugar 1 stick margarine Topping 2 cups powdered sugar 3 Tbs milk 1 tsp vanilla or almond extract Mix together sugar, brown sugar and cinnamon. Separate and quarter all the biscuits. Roll each biscuit piece in the sugar mixture until... Read More.

Kicked Up Goldfish

1 large box flavor blasted Goldfish crackers 1/2 pkg. dry ranch dip mix 1 tbs. crushed red pepper 1/2 cup canola oil Mix oil, ranch mix and pepper in large bowl. Pour in the crackers and begin carefully and lightly stirring with hands (being... Read More.

Murphy’s Perfect Scrambled Eggs

The Murphy Method: Only “cut” the eggs with water  - not milk or cream.   Add only a little water before whisking. Whisk the eggs for a few minutes – adding air, which helps to make them... Read More.

Jodi’s Spaghetti Squash

This is a FAVORITE at our house! Taylor & Phoebe like it better than regular pasta when we have red sauce. 1 medium sized spaghetti squash 1 deep dish casserole dish Cooking spray Heat the oven to 400 degrees. Spray the dish, and use a... Read More.

Recipe: Homemade Chocolate Pudding

Recipe from Hershey's Ingredients 2/3 cup sugar 1/4 cup HERSHEY'S Cocoa 3 tablespoons cornstarch 1/4 teaspoon salt 2-1/4 cups milk 2 tablespoons butter or margarine 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Whipped topping (optional) Directions: 1. Stir together sugar, cocoa, cornstarch and salt in medium saucepan; gradually... Read More.