Candlestick Salad

This is definitely the strangest Mennonite recipe I have ever made! This recipe came from a Mennonite cookbook that I received for Christmas and it really was very tasty. Have you ever heard of this recipe before? From what I have read it may have originated in the 1920’s. If you know any history about this recipe please leave me a […]

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Golden Kolacky Cookies

  Merry Christmas! I had time to bake one last cookie. There is only four ingredients in these Golden Kolacky Cookies and they tasted like they came from a bakery! This recipe doesn’t make a lot and the fruit preserves add a nice variety to my cookie tray. What is fascinating about this recipe is that there isn’t any added […]

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Cherries in the Snow

Only four ingredients are needed to make this simple yet elegant dessert. What a great way to entertain this Christmas by serving this delicious dessert. You can make this from start to finish in about 10 minutes and serve it immediately or refrigerate it until ready to serve. Source: Famous Brand Name Country Christmas   Ingredients   Add the sugar […]

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Easy Cinnamon Buns

What an easy way to make Cinnamon Buns and with so few ingredients! If you have guests what a great way to serve them a hot breakfast fast. What is nice about this recipe is that it makes 8 Cinnamon Buns, it only takes a few minutes to prepare and less than 30 minutes to bake!   Ingredients Optional Glaze: […]

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Blueberry or Blackberry Cobbler

Those of you that follow me may remember that I grow my own blueberries. This year was absolutely amazing with the amount of blueberries that I picked! My freezer has many gallon bags filled with blueberries so I figured it was time to use some up. This recipe is a simple one to make with a whole lot of flavor. […]

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Amish Chocolate Pudding

“Old Fashion” Amish Chocolate Pudding just like I remember as a kid. Only four simple ingredients and one great taste! It tastes nothing like those little plastic cups of chocolate pudding full of preservatives and whatever else they put in there. This is the type of pudding that forms a skin on top unless you cover it with plastic wrap. […]

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Plum Torte

This recipe is so much fun to make. Don’t let the word Torte scare you because it is a very simple recipe! This recipe is from many, many years ago and it turned out exactly like it was supposed to. It uses basic ingredients and tastes so delicious! Source: Marian Burros   Ingredients   Wash the plums and let them […]

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Jam Diagonals

This is one of the easiest, most elegant and delicious desserts that takes no time at all to make. I have made these since the late 1970’s. I made this for my daughter in laws baby shower yesterday. This is my sons and daughter in laws first baby and my 3rd grandchild! I am so excited to meet my new […]

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Magic Shell Ice Cream Topping

This will blow your mind! You won’t believe the simple ingredient to this delicious magical chocolate syrup that is a liquid but when you pour it over your ice cream it turns into a hard shell of creamy delicious chocolate! This is just like the Magic Shell Ice Cream Topping Smucker’s sells! Well now you can make your own at […]

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Old Fashion Blueberry Grunt

Have you ever heard of Blueberry Grunt? It is a cobbler that you cook on top of the stove instead of in the oven. The reason it was named “Grunt” is because the blueberries make a grunt sound while boiling underneath the steamed biscuits. Old Fashion Blueberry Grunt can even be made on a campfire. All that delicious blueberry mixture […]

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Chocolate Brownies

Don’t you love a great tasting and easy Chocolate Brownie recipe? This is almost as easy as opening a box mix only without the added preservatives. I love to eat them with or without frosting. I also love to put chocolate chips in them. I think my favorite part about this recipe is not only how wonderful it tastes but […]

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Rhubarb Strawberry Crunch

Rhubarb and Strawberry make the best combination of flavors. That wonderful sweet and sour combination topped off with a delicious crumb topping make this the prefect dessert! Adapted from Michelle Davis’s recipe.   Ingredients   Pour into a large bowl, mix 3 Tbsp of flour, sugar, rhubarb and strawberries.   Gently mix until combined.   Spray a baking dish with […]

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Frozen Strawberry Cream Pie

This delicious Frozen Strawberry Cream Pie recipe makes two pies to put into your freezer. Make one for now and the other to give away or eat later. I made this with my homegrown strawberries, however, you can fresh or frozen strawberries. This recipe is a little more complicated than I usually post but if you read my step by […]

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Old Fashion Strawberry Shortcake

There is nothing better than walking out to your garden, picking your own strawberries and turning them into this delicious Old Fashion Strawberry Shortcake. This recipe tastes just like Grandma use to make. The Shortcake soaks up that wonderful strawberry juice making it the perfect dessert!   Make the strawberry mixture with two ingredients.   Rinse your strawberries and cut […]

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Cinnamon Rolls

  Did you know that you can make Cinnamon Rolls using frozen bread dough? Normally I would make Cinnamon Rolls by making my own dough but I wanted to try this to show you an easier way to make them. These are small bite size Cinnamon Rolls and are they delicious! Source: Adapted from All Recipes.com   Ingredients   Butter […]

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Rhubarb Custard Bars

Crunchy cookie like crust with a light custard filling topped off with rhubarb. These Rhubarb Custard Bars taste amazing! The crust and custard are just the right amount of sweetness to compliment the tartness of the rhubarb. If you love rhubarb, as I do, wait until you taste this! I used my home grown rhubarb for this recipe.   Ingredients […]

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Frozen Peanut Butter Pie

This Frozen Peanut Butter Pie is like eating ice cream! If you like peanut butter and chocolate you have to try this Frozen Peanut Butter Pie. I topped it off with Homemade Hot Fudge, here is the link to the Hot Fudge recipe:     https://indianeskitchen.com/2018/05/14/homemade-hot-fudge This is one of the easiest pie’s you will ever make. I think my […]

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Jell-O Pineapple Rings

My Mom made these Jell-O Pineapple Rings when I was a kid. The flavor of the Jell-O sets into the pineapple rings making them absolutely delicious with a meal or as a snack! I use to love them and I decided to make them for my grandkids. These can be made with regular Jell-O or with sugar-free Jell-O. I always […]

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