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Clangers

Clangers

Clangers If you've been following along with my Great British Baking Show Bake-Along, you'll know we've come to the "Forgotten Bakes" Week in the group. Forgotten Bakes is the week that sparked the idea for the Bake-Along! I watched as the bakers made their "Clangers"...

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Pumpkin Cheesecake Jars

Pumpkin Cheesecake Jars

Pumpkin Cheesecake Jars Here I am again with one more portable dessert in a jar, Pumpkin Cheesecake Jars!  Pumpkin Cake Jars, Mint Cheesecake Jars, and Mocha Cheesecake Jars are just a few of our family's favorites desserts in jars. And now we've got seasonal Pumpkin...

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Enumclaw to Union Gap

Enumclaw to Union Gap

Day 2 of the PNW Foodie Road Trip started with farms in Enumclaw, continued on through Chinook Pass and finished in Union Gap Washington.

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Beef and Bean Wet Burritos

Beef and Bean Wet Burritos

These Beef and Bean Wet Burritos have been a LONG time in the making. By that I mean it took me a long time to figure out I wanted to make them. Don’t wait!

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What to Pack for an Alaskan Cruise

So you’re planning An Alaskan Cruise, good for you! I’ve written a few other posts about what to pack/not pack for an Alaskan vacation, but I’ve never touched on the subject of what to pack for an Alaskan Cruise, UNTIL NOW. As a lifelong Alaskan, I feel confident about sharing my packing lists for Alaskan travelers.

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Mocha Cheesecake Jars

Mocha Cheesecake Jars

I love to make baked goods in jars, like my Pumpkin Cake Jars, Mint Cheesecake Jars and now Mocha Cheesecake Jars. They’re SO easy to take along for desserts in lunches, they don’t end up crushed and mangled, they travel really well. ANd I think the 1/2 pint wide mouth jars make the perfect size lunch dessert. Make these Mocha Cheesecake jars for lunches this week, your people will thank you!

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Choctoberfest 2018

It’s CHOCTOBERFEST! am joining forces with over 100 other bloggers from around the world to post delicious chocolate recipes all week long. Plus we have PRIZES!

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Easy Instant Pot Short Ribs

Easy Instant Pot Short Ribs

Easy Instant Pot Short Ribs Short ribs are so tasty and juicy if you do them right. Doing them right used to include a quick brown up and then a long slow braise in the oven to make them tender and perfect. I do enjoy that method, but sometimes you forget to make...

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Halloween Party Idea-Vampire Doughnuts

I’ve been making these Vampire Doughnuts for a couple of years now. I saw them online somewhere and figured out how to go about it making them. If you’re looking for Halloween party ideas that kids can make and eat Vampire Doughnuts are it.

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Mini Apple Pies

Mini Apple Pies

These Mini Apple Pies are the best way to eat apple pie, in my opinion anyway. What’s not to love? They’re portable, taste amazing and they’re cute as heck. If you have a lot of apples on hand, hello U-Pick farms, you might want to try another fun apple pie recipe.

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National Hunting and Fishing Day

National Hunting and Fishing Day

I love the fact that National Hunting and Fishing Day comes right in the middle of the fall hunting season in Alaska. In Alaska, we’re still big into hunting for our food. We’ve got caribou season, bear season PLUS waterfowl too!

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How to Clean Window Screens

How to Clean Window Screens

This year I tried something new when I cleaned my screens, and it made all the difference in how quickly my screens got clean. I didn’t use any fancy tools or cleaner; I used a product I already owned. It made cleaning them so much quicker and easier. Do this ONE Simple Thing BEFORE Cleaning Your Window Screens.

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Quick and Easy Party Tips for Your Next Shindig

Quick and Easy Party Tips for Your Next Shindig

I love a good party, and what I love even more is throwing a good party. For me it’s all about having friends over, making fabulous food, sharing new recipes with them, and visiting for hours. Sometimes I don’t have hours to spend on party prep, then my Quick and Easy Party Tips come to the rescue!

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Instant Pot Duo Giveaway X3

Instant Pot Duo Giveaway X3

Instant Pot Duo Giveaway X3! Yes, I wrote that my friends, we’re giving away THREE Instant Pots. THREE of them, to THREE lucky winners. Will you get entered to win one of them? Better do it quick!

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Bacon Cheeseburger Meatloaf

Bacon Cheeseburger Meatloaf

Looking for a new tasty meatloaf recipe that everyone can agree on? Try this Bacon Cheeseburger Meatloaf and you won’t have any complaints about dinner tonight!

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