This is absolutely the best lemonade recipe we have ever tried. The process is quick and easy and uses the standard simple syrup and fresh squeezed lemons. The balance of sweet and tart is perfect.
Homemade Lemonade Recipe
1 c sugar 1 c very hot . . . → Continue reading Old-Fashioned Lemonade
Cupcake with Vanilla Buttercream Frosting
Vanilla Buttercream Frosting
This buttercream frosting recipe is very easy to make and always turns out light and fluffy. Not overly sweet, rich and creamy buttercream icing is the perfect topping for all kinds of cakes or cupcakes.
3 cups confectioner’s sugar
1 cup (2 . . . → Continue reading Vanilla Buttercream Frosting
Drinks for Kids
When it’s hot outside and the kids are bored, let them make some fun drinks that will help them chill down a bit. The best part about these drinks is you can create a multitude of different color combinations to match any holiday.
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Enjoy a Strawberry Daiquiri
Strawberry Daiquiri for Kids
There is no doubt that kids love to make their own special drinks and this is certainly a favorite in our house. Made from strawberries and frozen lime juice, you can feel good about giving this delicious frozen cocktail to the kids.
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How to Make Rock Candy
Making Rock Candy is a fun and simple process. You can learn the basics of how to make rock candy and then let your imagination go wild. For example, take the basic rock candy recipe and add any color you choose, you can even add . . . → Continue reading How to Make Rock Candy
A luscious, smooth and silky chocolate pudding recipe that has a deep rich chocolate taste everyone will love.
2 c whole milk
1/2 c sugar
1/3 c cocoa powder
4 tsp cornstarch
3 large egg yolks
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There’s nothing that goes better with a BBQ or grilled meat than hot potatoes on the grill. Not only are the delicious, they are a fun way for the kids to make their own little packet just the way they like. In fact, don’t just stop at grilled . . . → Continue reading Grilled Potatoes
Oven Roasted Corn on the Cob
Oven Roasted Corn on the Cob
This is the best tasting corn I have ever had. It is roasted in the husk giving it a very intense and delicious flavor.
How to Cook Corn
Preheat oven to 350° F and position oven . . . → Continue reading Oven Roasted Corn on the Cob
Vanilla Pudding Classic Old-Fashioned Vanilla Pudding
There is something comforting and nostalgic about relaxing with a sweet, creamy dish of vanilla pudding. This simple dessert makes the perfect ending to any meal.
2 T sugar
1 T cornstarch
1 c . . . → Continue reading Classic Vanilla Pudding
Twice Baked Potatoes
These twice baked potatoes have a creamy inside and are topped with bacon, spring onion and melted cheese.
4 large baking potatoes
8 bacon slices, cooked and crumbled
1/2 c sour cream
1/4 to 1/2 c milk
4 T butter
1/2 tsp kosher salt
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