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Old-Fashioned Lemonade

Homemade Lemonade Recipe

 

Lemonade

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   Ingredients: 1 c sugar 1 c very hot water 1 c freshly . . . → Continue reading Old-Fashioned Lemonade

Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

Cupcake with Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

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.   Ingredients 3 cups confectioner’s sugar 1 cup (2 sticks) . . . → Continue reading Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

Fun Drinks for Kids

Fun Drinks for Kids

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. Here is what we made for . . . → Continue reading Fun Drinks for Kids

Strawberry Daiquiris for Kids

Enjoy a Strawberry Daiquiri

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.   Makes 2 . . . → Continue reading Strawberry Daiquiris for Kids

How to Make Rock Candy

Rock Candy

Rock Candy  

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 flavorings . . . → Continue reading How to Make Rock Candy

Chocolate Pudding

Chocolate Pudding

Chocolate Pudding

Chocolate Pudding

 A luscious, smooth and silky chocolate pudding recipe that has a deep rich chocolate taste everyone will love.   Ingredients: 2 c whole milk 1/2 c sugar 1/3 c cocoa powder 4 tsp cornstarch 3 large egg yolks 2 tsp pure vanilla extract 1/4 tsp salt whipped cream for . . . → Continue reading Chocolate Pudding

Grilled Potatoes

Grilled Potatoes

Grilled Potatoes  

Grilled Potatoes

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 potatoes, . . . → Continue reading Grilled Potatoes

Oven Roasted Corn on the Cob

Oven Roasted Corn on the Cob

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 rack in the center. . . . → Continue reading Oven Roasted Corn on the Cob

Classic Vanilla Pudding

Vanilla Pudding

  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.   Ingredients: 2 T sugar 1 T cornstarch pinch salt 1 c milk 1 egg yolk, lightly beaten 1/2 . . . → Continue reading Classic Vanilla Pudding

Twice Baked Potatoes

Twice Baked Potato

       

Twice Baked Potatoes

  These twice baked potatoes have a nice creamy texture on the inside, with a slightly crisp exterior. Scoop out the interior and mix with milk, sour cream, butter, and seasonings. Then top with cheese and bake until they’re all hot and the cheese is . . . → Continue reading Twice Baked Potatoes