Sugar Cookies

Sugar Cookies

When I was a little girl for Valentines Day I asked my mom to make personalized sugar cookies for each kid in the class. The store bought valentines just never were enough! Lets just say that I have always been a fan of sugar cookies and lucky enough my husbands favorite cookie is also a sugar cookie! The kids were all asleep and I had an itch to make some cookies (unfortunately I get this dessert “itch” almost daily..) I stumbled upon this sugar cookie recipe. These cookies take just as long as chocolate chip cookies do! Which to me …

Twisted Breadstick Skewer

Twisted Breadstick Skewer

Warning: These taste waaaay better then they look! Skewers are always a huge hit at our house. They are my husbands favorite and my kids always seem to have a good time with them! And for some reason they always seem to atleast try whatever I line up on the skewers. So I decided to make some twisted breadsticks right on a skewer to go with our pasta the other night. As you can tell by my son’s face these were a hit! My son Crew helped me make them every step of the way! And then he devoured them! …

Maple Long John Doughnuts

Maple Long John Doughnuts Recipe Happy National Doughnut Day!    To celebrate I have a recipe for maple long johns (which of course are one of my favorites!) These doughnuts do take a little bit of time because they have to rise twice, but they are pretty easy and fun for the whole family! Maple Long John Doughnuts Recipe yields about 18 doughnuts Ingredients: 1 heaping Tablespoon of yeast (active dry) 1 Tablespoon sugar 1/4 cup warm water 1 cup warm milk 1/4 cup butter, softened 1/4 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 egg 3 1/2 cups flour Oil How …