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Mini Pie Recipes

Every summer, my grandmother, the Infamous Lena B. made fabulous fried pies. She used fresh fruit we would buy from a farm stand and use it with her homemade pastry. These mini pies from Country Living remind me of my granny and still offer something new for today. A real Simple Joy for me! Mini […]

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Chocolate Chip Cake Mix Cookies

Today is a cool rainy day in SoCal so it’s perfect weather for baking. When flour is hard to find, make these delicious, & simple, cookies with cake mix!

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Best Grilled Chicken Recipes

If you haven’t already broken out your girll for the summer, WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR? Maybe these fabulous recipes will inspire you to fire the grill up this Holiday week-end! BHG offers a wide selection of grilled chicken recipes just in time for your Memorial Day celebration! Grilled Chicken

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Avocado and Tomato Salad

A simple salad that’s a perfect compliment to any summer meal. Summer Salad

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25 No-Cook Potluck and Picnic Recipes

I love picnics & potlucks but what really got me about this article from Midwest Living were the words “No-cook.” During the dog days of summer, it’s great to take a break from the heat of the stove with great recipes that require no cooking. This selection should help you through the entire summer, allowing […]

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10 Fuss-Free Mother’s Day Breakfasts

In some families, perhaps even yours, breakfast is lovingly prepared for Mom on Mother’s Day. This is a wonderful tradition, as long as you know your way around the kitchen. However, there are those that may not be as familiar with the kitchen, recipes or how any of this works. Fortunately, Betty Crocker understands & […]

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Sweet & Special Mother’s Day Ideas

Mother’s Day is coming soon. Time to plan something special for Mom! This doesn’t mean expensive or elaborate. However, it does mean something thoughtful & special. Rather than investing money, invest some thought & your time to give your mom a special day she will remember.  Southern Living offers a selection of ideas to help […]

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Shockingly Good Pantry Recipes You Can Whip Up with Staple Ingredients

Grocery shopping used to be a chore. Now it’s treat, an opportunity to get out of the house even if you do need to take precautions when it comes to your health. There are days, however, when no one is able to go to the store to stock up on groceries. & you need to […]

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The Best Easter Desserts

I want you to look closely at the eggs in the photo above. Cute, aren’t they? And can you believe they are TRUFFLES?! I might have a hard time eating these delightful confections but I’m sure I could FORCE myself after spending some time admiring them. And this isn’t the only fabulous Easter dessert created […]

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9 Showstopping Desserts to Complete Your Easter Feast

I love good food. Share a wonderful meal with family & friends is one of my very favorite things. Easter offers us the opportunity to enjoy a variety of dishes. You can host an Easter brunch after church or have everyone over for Easter dinner in the afternoon. No matter when you celebrate Easter with […]

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