Monthly Archives: November 2013

A gooey yummy treat for thanksgiving

At this time of year we are all looking for something simple to give our loved ones.  This little treat is messy but oh so yummy and a great thing to do with the kids. I have called them mini … Continue reading

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Holiday treats

Okay I usually make this for Christmas but my daughter is begging me to make it for Thanksgiving.  This is a simple fruit bread that my mom started making years ago.  She gave me the recipe and I have continued … Continue reading

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The difference between chocolate chips and chocolate wafers

Okay today there wont be pictures so much as comments.  See I decided to make my own chocolate covered cherries.  I have the jar of cherries in syrup and a container of chocolate chips, how hard could it be right? … Continue reading

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Making fudge and what not to use

Well I put up the fudge recipe earlier and I finally got down to doing it.  Unlike in the recipe I used my microwave, which worked just fine.  Putting your ingredients into a microwave safe bowl and nuking them for … Continue reading

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Trying to Make your own Honey Garlic sauce for wings

Yesterday was a day to experiment.  As you know I did those cupcakes for the party and they came out great, but I went on to do a few other things. One such was trying to make my own Honey … Continue reading

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Two different cupcakes from scratch

With my daughter turning eleven I asked her what she wanted for her cake.  She told me she did not want a cake, she wanted me to make chocolate and vanilla cupcakes.  Well being the crazy cook that I am … Continue reading

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The next step in candy making

As I blogged yesterday I went ahead and made some of the six minute caramels.  At this moment they are cooling off in the refrigerator.  From the little taste test I did they taste sweet and caramely (yes i know … Continue reading

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