Homemade Dog Treats

Homemade Dog Treats

Healthy, delicious, homemade dog treats for all your canine friends. With just 5 ingredients, they’re an easy alternative to store bought treats! These homemade dog treats have been a hit for pretty much every dog I’ve made them for. I’ve made them at the holidays and gifted them to co-workers and just last year my friend asked me to make … Read More

Food Gift Idea: Chocolate Covered Cherries

Chocolate Covered Cherries

Chocolate covered cherries are so easy, they’re basically an introduction to candy making.  No stove required.  They are fancy, yet quite simple to make. Of all the things that I create in the kitchen, making candy is probably my favorite thing.  It’s also the thing I do the least often.  Many people are a little nervous about making candy, and … Read More

Chocolate Dipped Oreos

Chocolate dipped oreo flowers

Here in Illinois, the last two days have been in the fifties outside.  The birds have started chirping.  You can feel that spring is coming.  This kind of weather makes me start thinking about my garden and new flowers blooming. These chocolate dipped Oreos with royal icing daisies are like a flower bed for your taste buds.  These cookies come … Read More

Valentine Brownie Treat

I was looking for a fun and easy Valentine’s sweet to take to project night last Wednesday and I stumbled upon I Am Baker’s alternate ego I Am Mommy.  Her post had a cute idea for Valentine’s Day treats to make with your kids.  The brownie hearts with strawberries were just the thing I was looking for.  I made it … Read More