Author Archives for Laura

Pomegranate Coolers

July 14, 2009 6:06 am Published by 3 Comments

This is a quick and easy drink that is so delicious. I got it in an email I get from Every Day with Rachel Ray. This combination of ingredients is excellent. The fresh mint adds a nice element to this drink. You need to mix some of this up to drink as you relax on... Read More

Cheesy Fiesta Pasta Bake

July 13, 2009 5:07 am Published by Leave your thoughts

This is a recipe that came with The Kraft Foods and Sam’s Club meal planner. I must admit I usually don’t like mac and cheese dishes that are made with Velveeta. I usually only like Velveeta if it’s used in a dip. However, this version was not bad. I made a small dish of this... Read More

Fillo Peanut Butter Cups and Giveaway Winners

July 11, 2009 7:00 am Published by 3 Comments

And the winner is….. The Queen who said… “The Berry Lemonade Cooler looks yummy, and cool!=” wins the $40 Sam’s Club Gift Card. AndTracy who said…” I can’t wait to try the BLT pizza. I think it looks delicious. I also thought the berry lemonade coolers looked good. Especially on a hot summer day here... Read More

Crescent Veggie Pizza

July 10, 2009 7:10 am Published by 14 Comments

Here’s another recipe that will perfect to serve as part of a tea party. I recently purchased two new tubs of Kraft Philadelphia cream cheese. They had two new flavors that sounded fabulous, spinach and artichoke and sun dried tomato and basil. I wanted to use them to make a crescent veggie pizza recipe that... Read More

Pastry Cream Filled Fillo Shells

July 9, 2009 7:13 am Published by 11 Comments

Over the next few days I am going to share some fun recipes. These recipes would be great for anytime, but I think they would be especially great for a little tea party. My mother-in-law does one every year for all the girls. We all come dressed up with hats and gloves are optional. It... Read More

BLT Pizza and a Giveaway

July 8, 2009 7:05 am Published by 92 Comments

My experience with the Kraft Foods and Sam’s Club Dinner Planner is almost over. It has been really fun to be a part of this. In case you didn’t know, I was one of five bloggers selected by Kraft Foods to work on the Kraft Foods and Sam’s Club Two Week Dinner Planner program. I... Read More

Pecan Cream Cheese Stuffed French Toast with Almond Citrus Syrup

July 7, 2009 6:45 am Published by 7 Comments

This recipe is one I created for Father’s Day breakfast for my hubby. After making the strawberry stuffed french toast, I was looking through my breakfast file of recipes to try and came across a stuffed french toast recipe from Allrecipes. It sounded yummy but I wasn’t in love with the entire recipe. So I... Read More

Double Chocolate Crunch Homemade Ice Cream |

Double Chocolate Crunch Homemade Ice Cream

July 6, 2009 6:50 am Published by 11 Comments

I love a good homemade ice cream. It’s the perfect treat on a hot summer day! For the 4th of July, I made some for our BBQ. My family loves Oreo and I saw this recipe on Pinching Your Pennies. Not only does it involves Oreos, but the ice cream is chocolate. It was delicious.... Read More

Berry Lemonade Coolers |

Berry Lemonade Coolers and Happy 4th

July 4, 2009 7:27 am Published by 5 Comments

Happy 4th of July everyone! Happy Birthday America! Hope hope you all have a wonderful enjoyable day with friends, family, and food! This last minute recipe came from the Kraft Foods/ Sam’s Club two week dinner planner. It would be an easy addition to your 4th of July BBQ. It’s basically strawberry lemonade, but you... Read More

Patriotic Cupcakes |

Patriotic Cupcakes

July 3, 2009 7:09 am Published by 12 Comments

Here is a last minute dessert idea for your 4th of July celebration. These Patriotic Cupcakes are too cute! A box cake mix makes them easy to make. This recipe came from Quick Cooking (now Simple and Delicious). The recipe makes 18, however I decided to stretch it it 24. It worked ok, but I... Read More