Author Archives for Laura

Pumpkin Butterscotch Muffins and Demarle

October 17, 2009 5:30 am Published by 14 Comments

Today’s post not only includes a great recipe but it also includes a great product.  First the recipe, I found this one on …and a cookie for dessert.  The recipe she posted was for mini muffins, but I made regular sized muffins.  I was really curious of how the pumpkin would taste along with the... Read More

White Chocolate Berry Smoothie

October 16, 2009 5:30 am Published by 102 Comments

I have a great giveaway for today thanks to MyBlogSpark.  They have provided a “Get Healthy” Yoplait gift set and sampling. The giveaway includes a stylish sports bag, sports towel, ear buds and two free coupons* for any flavor of the new YoPlus Light yogurt.  I also got the same gift and have been enjoying... Read More

Easy Cheesy Veggie Soup

October 15, 2009 5:59 am Published by 9 Comments

With the Velveeta giveaway I had last week I was inspired to create a cheesy vegetable soup.  I knew what ever I created needed to be easy.  Can’t get any easier than 5 ingredients along with some water.  This soup was quick, easy, and oh so cheesy.Make sure to stop by tomorrow.  I am doing... Read More

Hot Carmel Apple Drink |

Hot Caramel Apple Drink

October 14, 2009 6:13 am Published by 7 Comments

I recently discovered that they have cinnamon caramel apple dip at the store!  Those yummy tubs of already made caramel dip that you find in the produce section of your grocery store has a version with cinnamon in it and it’s so delicious. That is what inspired me to create this drink.  I always love... Read More

Pumpkin Bars (2 Ways) |

Pumpkin Bars

October 13, 2009 6:21 am Published by 29 Comments

Pumpkin Bars are a must every year since I got this recipe from a fellow church member.  They’re called bars, but are more like a cake in texture.  It makes a whole jelly roll pan, so it’s enough to feed a crowd. I always do half of the pan with chocolate chips on top and... Read More

Market Street Clam Chowder |

Market Street Clam Chowder

October 12, 2009 6:28 am Published by 8 Comments

There is a delicious seafood restaurant here in Utah called Market Street.  They serve a really yummy clam chowder.  It’s different than your regular clam chowder.  I have a recipe I’ve shared before for your basic creamy clam chowder, which I love.  However, this clam chowder has a lot of other stuff in it that... Read More

Velveeta Chili Dip

October 10, 2009 7:46 am Published by 68 Comments

I was recently chosen to be an “abassador” for Velveeta as part of their program “Velveeta It” offering recipes and tips to help Americans serve up no-hassle recipes – from dips to dishes – that are a guaranteed hit. That’s the beauty of VELVEETA – it’s the must-have ingredient that can help make any cook... Read More

Chocolate (Pumpkin) Muffins

October 9, 2009 6:48 am Published by 13 Comments

Here is another easy and yummy muffin recipe.  Guess what?  It all starts with a cake mix.  Now these muffins just taste like chocolate chocolate chip muffins, but the secret ingredient makes them healthier for you and nice and moist.  That secret  ingredient is pumpkin.  Even though there is pumpkin in these muffins, you can’t... Read More

Cheesy Potato Bread and My Top 15 Bread Recipes

October 8, 2009 7:07 am Published by 10 Comments

Today’s recipe is a really quick and easy one.  It is a  fabulous bread recipe that works great with a bowl of soup.  I got it from a cookbook that I check out of the library.  I’m pretty sure it came from one of Debbie G. Harman’s cookbooks.  She has several out and I have... Read More

Chicken Enchilada Soup |

Chicken Enchilada Soup and My Top 10 Soup Recipes

October 7, 2009 5:54 am Published by 94 Comments

Last week, we had the weather change drastically here in Utah overnight. One day it was 89 degrees the next day it was 60 degrees. It’s also been raining off and on. The change in weather put me in the mood for soup. I went to my file of soup recipes I needed to try... Read More