Amish Mandarin Orange Cake

Have you ever heard of such a thing as Mandarin Orange Cake? I never have so of course I had to try it. I found this recipe in “Amish Family Favorites” cookbook and the recipe was by Mrs. David Ray Yoder. The recipe was very vague so I wasn’t sure if it would turn out but it did. I rewrote […]

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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 secret ingredient to this delicious magical chocolate syrup that is a warm 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 […]

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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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