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

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 Doughnutsyields about 18 doughnuts1 heaping Tablespoon of yeast (active dry)1 Tablespoon sugar1/4 cup warm water1 cup warm milk1/4 cup butter, softened1/4 cup sugar1/2 teaspoon salt1 egg3 1/2 cups flourOilPlace water, sugar, and yeast in a bowl and let sit for 5 minutes. While that is sitting place milk on stove …