Chickpea Salad with Lime Dressing

I came across this recipe in the country door catalog and had to give it a try.  I changed it a bit.  It turned out wonderfully and made a delightful lunch for me. Chickpea Salad with Lime Dressing 1 can chickpeas (garbanzo beans), rinsed well              1/2 tsp. chili powder… Read More »

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      I came across this recipe for Snickers Fudge Bites at Christmas time, but have tweaked it a bit to be just right for Valentines Day.  It does have a lot of ingredients, and takes a little time to prepare because of the different layers, but trust me it is all worth it!… Read More »



Yesterday my kids and I made “Easter Rolls” These were quick, easy, fun and DELICIOUS to eat. I simply took a tube of “pop-open” butter milk biscuits. The kind that come in a 4-tube pack. Stretch the biscuit dough over a large marshmallow and then pinch the edges together. I then rolled the biscuit in… Read More »



I found a wonderful recipe for this ORANGE JULIUS over at one of my favorite blogs                                                     THE IDEA ROOM.I had all the ingredients on hand so the kids and I fixed a fun and refreshing after school snack! The recipe is easy, so it is a good way to involve the younger kids in the… Read More »