Category Archive: recipes

Make This: Muffin Tin Donuts

Cook’s Country has a tasty recipe for donuts that you just bake in your oven. Maybe not totally donut-like but they are tasty and super easy to make. I used a mini muffin to… Continue reading

Make This: Easy French Macarons

Happy Macaron Day! While many bakeries around the country are celebrating by giving away these delicious treats today, you could make your own.   I used the “Easy French Macaron” recipe on… Continue reading

Make This: Iced Penguin Cookies

A friend’s daughter wanted a winter themed birthday party and she asked for some treat ideas. I made white chocolate snowflake wands and my version penguin cookies that I found by Sandra Denneler… Continue reading

Make This: Virus Valentines

Wendy at Notes from a Quirky Kitchen has baked some amazing thing, including bacteria and virus cookies presented in Petri dishes. I thought they would make awesome valentines. You can order Petri dishes… Continue reading

Make This: Mini No-bake Blueberry Pies

Blueberries were on sale this weekend and it was hot, so it was perfect for making no-bake blueberry pies. The whole one I made was eaten pretty quickly, but I still had blueberries,… Continue reading

Make This: Donut Bunny Pops

Positively Splendid came up with these cute bunny pops that are super easy to whip up.

Easy DIY: Chocolate Penguin Box

Look at this cute penguin box by Beth at Hungry Happenings. Perfect for a chocolate lover.

Make This: Curry Beef Puffs

These are easy to make and very tasty. They make a great lunchbox addition, too. 1 pound ground beef 1 small onion, chopped 1 small carrot, chopped 2T oil 1/4 cup water 3… Continue reading

Make This: English Muffin Bread

Cook’s Country has a recipe for English muffin bread that looked so good (and easy) that I gave it a try even though I usually can’t make anything with yeast turn out. So,… Continue reading

Make This: Homemade Altoids

Here’s a fun activity you can do with the kids–make your own Altoids. One Good Thing by Jillee has the tutorial and it’s super simple. Think of all the flavors and colors you… Continue reading