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My Favorite Christmas Ornaments

As I was packing away my Christmas décor, I thought I would share my favorite Christmas ornaments that I have. This year was our 25th Wedding Anniversary.  We added a 25th anniversary ornament to go along with out Very First Christmas Together ornament. Of course "Parents to be" and "New Mommy and Daddy" ornaments are… Continue reading My Favorite Christmas Ornaments

cooking, Desserts, Food, Recipes, Uncategorized

Mom’s Cranberry Pumpkin Bread

Ingredients 3 cups of all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon plus 2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice 2 teaspoons baking soda 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 3 cups of granulated sugar 1 15 oz can of pumpkin 4 eggs 1 cup vegetable oil 1/2 cup of water 1 can of whole berry cranberry sauce Directions Preheat oven to 350… Continue reading Mom’s Cranberry Pumpkin Bread

Desserts, Food, Recipes, Uncategorized

Paula’s Perfectly Imperfect Peanut Butter Pie

Ingredients Crust: 25 to 30 Oreo's Crushed 4 Tbs of  butter, melted Pie Filling: 1 cup of Creamy Peanut Butter 1 - 8 oz package of Cream Cheese, softened 1 1/4 cup of powdered sugar 2 - 8 oz package of Cool Whip, thawed, (the other one for finishing top the pie off) Toppings: Jar… Continue reading Paula’s Perfectly Imperfect Peanut Butter Pie

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Thrifted Santa

I have been looking for a Santa Cookie Jar for awhile.  I like to use cookie jars for my k cups.  I have a Santa theme in my kitchen for Christmas. On my weekly trip to Goodwill, I found this guy.  I was thrilled.  Five dollars, I couldn't pass it up. I got it home… Continue reading Thrifted Santa

cooking, Food, Recipes

Turkey Quesadillas and Mexican Mashed Potatoes

The Saturday after Thanksgiving and I still had a fridge full of leftovers.  We where tired of leftovers! I got creative and made Turkey Quesadillas and Mexican Mashed Potatoes. I took a flour tortilla put it in a frying pan with a little vegetable oil.  I added diced leftover turkey, cheese and green chilies on… Continue reading Turkey Quesadillas and Mexican Mashed Potatoes