Apple Pan Pie

For this recipe I decided to make Apple Pie in a 9″ x 13″ dish. I used pie crust for the bottom and a crumb topping on top. The results….a thick delicious pie with a golden crumb topping! It tastes amazing and makes enough for any size family or function. This recipe was adapted from http://www.BettyCrocker.com. Ingredients for the filling. […]

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Slow Cooker Applesauce

Our apple trees have exploded with apples this year. One way I use them up is to make Slow Cooker Applesauce. All I do is put everything in the slow cooker and forget it, it makes itself. I made this batch with cinnamon, cloves and allspice for a nice fall flavor and dark color (the longer you leave it the […]

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Frozen Pineapple Salad

This Frozen Pineapple Salad is a refreshing healthy treat with a meal or as a snack. If you love pineapple, yogurt and cream cheese, you will love this as much as I do. I have been making this since the 1970’s. You can make this healthier by using a sugar substitute and a low-fat cream cheese if you wish. Garnish […]

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Apple Crisp

There’s nothing like apples picked fresh from your own trees! Our trees are loaded this year so it’s time to make some goodies. This recipe has been around for years! I like this recipe because it doesn’t make a huge amount. It is made in a 8” x  8” baking dish. This quick and easy recipe is great for snacks […]

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Dehydrated Apples

So you don’t know what to do with all those apples, why not dehydrate them? Apples are high in fiber and very nutritious. I keep the skin on mine for even more fiber. They last all year-long (except in my house because we eat them). Use them for snacks or even the kids lunches at school and home. Just store […]

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Fruit Salad

  What do you do with all that delicious fruit that is at it’s peak? Why not make a healthy and delicious lunch that has no added sugar. Ingredients: I used canned pineapple, in it’s own juice, which helps in keeping the fruit from turning brown. Keep in mind, any of your favorite fruit can be used. This is just […]

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Slow Cooker Apple Butter

It’s almost that time of the year where I live. My apple tree’s are full of apples and almost ready to pick. There is not an easier way to make Apple Butter than in a slow cooker. The wonderful aroma in the house is the best air freshener you will ever have. I freeze my apple butter but it can […]

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Mini Chocolate Covered Frozen Bananas

Keep in mind these Mini Chocolate Covered Frozen Bananas were made with the help from my six year old granddaughter. We had so much fun making these! We used milk chocolate chips instead of semi sweet chocolate chips because that’s what she wanted. I have never melted milk chocolate chips for dipping before. I have always used semi sweet and will […]

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Strawberry Shortcake

Do you remember when you first started cooking on your own? I do and this is one of the first dessert recipes I made. I had asked my boyfriends mom how to make Strawberry Shortcake because I didn’t know. All I ever did was indulge on this wonderful June fruit by eating it right out of the package. She had […]

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Rhubarb Sauce

I love Rhubarb anything! I have been eating Rhubarb since I was a kid. I made this recipe to put on my English muffins. It is like eating a tart applesauce and I even eat it right out of the bowl. Although Rhubarb is officially a vegetable, a lot of people consider it a fruit. This is probably due to […]

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