Spiced Molasses Cookies

This one is a family tradition! These cookies have all the flavors of the holidays - cinnamon, ginger, cloves - and are rolled in sugar before baking, so we only bake them at Christmas, but we look forward to them every year! While not necessary, dipping them in this recipe for Spiced Dip takes the … Continue reading Spiced Molasses Cookies

Sugar Cookies (3 ways)

This cookie recipe is so versatile you'll want to keep several packages of the basic mix in the pantry for quick and easy cookies that will taste like you spent hours baking. It starts with my family recipe for the perfect sugar cookies. These are the kind of sugar cookies that are plump and soft, … Continue reading Sugar Cookies (3 ways)

Taco Soup

I was inspired to create this favorite blend of seasonings when my family raved about a Taco Soup served at a church potluck one Sunday afternoon. After asking my friend for the recipe, I realized it was one that used so many packaged seasoning blends and canned goods that one recipe could feed an army.  … Continue reading Taco Soup

Chicken Enchilada Soup

When you need a satisfying and flavorful bowl of soup, this one fits the bill! With the homemade mixes or a jar of the dry blend in your pantry, it's a quick meal time solution as well. When stocking my pantry with seasoning blends and homemade mixes, this one is a staple. It's so much … Continue reading Chicken Enchilada Soup

Tortilla Soup

Soup should be fast, easy and simply delicious! This Tortilla soup is exactly that - so much better than soup from a can - not as time consuming as made from scratch (but just as good!). Keep it simple as a broth soup topped with your choice of sour cream, diced fresh tomatoes and/or diced … Continue reading Tortilla Soup