Food Kids Will Eat

Reindeer Peanut Butter Blossom Cookies

December 19, 2014
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This recipe for traditional peanut butter blossom cookies is fancied up a bit when you add a red M&M to make a reindeer’s nose and a little pieces of pretzel sticks for antlers! My daughters have been ooh’ing and ahh’ing (and nibbling!) on them all week! If you are ever invited to a Pampered Chef party… […]

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Santa Hat Meringue Cookies

December 18, 2014
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These cookies are hands-down my kids’ favorite holiday cookie! They are crispy on the outside but they melt in your mouth just like cotton candy! Not to mention these Santa hat meringue cookies are absolutely adorable to look at! It’s just 4 simple ingredients all whipped together in your electric mixer until the meringue is […]

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Gingerbread Men Cookies

December 17, 2014
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These gingerbread men cookies are chewy, have all of the deep rich molasses flavor that we love in gingerbread cookies, and when paired with fiery red hot eyes and buttons- it is just the perfect combination of holiday goodness! One of my favorite tricks when it comes to rolling out cut-out cookies is to sprinkle […]

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Chocolate Crinkles

December 16, 2014
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It’s Holiday Cookie Week on Momof6! Every day this week I will share a recipe (or two) for one of my family’s favorite holiday cookies! Holiday cookies seem to center around the butter cookie/sugar cookie variety- with some molasses/gingerbread  kinds thrown in for good measure. But where is all of the chocolate? I mean- chocolate chip […]

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Snickerdoodle Cookies

December 15, 2014
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It’s Holiday Cookie Week on Momof6! Every day this week I will share a recipe (or two) for one of my family’s favorite holiday cookies! This recipe for snickerdoodle cookies has been in my family for a long time, and it is the perfect blend of sugar cookie and cinnamon-sugar topping that makes into a […]

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Homemade Butterscotch Sauce {Great Holiday Gift Idea!}

December 9, 2014
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When I told my kids that I wanted to try making homemade butterscotch sauce for the holidays this year- they weren’t at all sure that this was a good idea. They tried to talk me into whipping up a batch of homemade hot fudge instead- but I would not be drawn into their evil plan. […]

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Cheddar Cheese Tartlets {A Perfect Holiday Appetizer!}

December 1, 2014
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In life, there are those that love cheese and want to make it a part of every meal, and those that don’t. And if you are part of the latter group…. this post just isn’t for you. As for me, I absolutely adore cheese! I can’t imagine my burger without it, I put it on […]

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Sausage and Dried Fruit Stuffing

November 17, 2014
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If you are looking for a stuffing recipe that you can pull together in under 10 minutes and then toss into the oven…. keep on looking. ‘Cuz this isn’t it! But if what you are searching for is a delicious stuffing that is savory, tangy, with bread that is soft yet crunchy. that pairs nicely […]

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Apple Galette with Dried Cherries {A Perfect Thanksgiving Dessert!}

November 10, 2014
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Yes- I  am already thinking ahead to my Thanksgiving menu (or should I call it daydreaming…?) And while I love the entire meal- the turkey, the stuffing, the mashed potatoes, the sweet potato soufflé, the cinnamon rolls, and the cranberry sauce- I also really, REALLY love the desserts. Sure- pumpkin pie is a must-have- but I […]

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Baked Ham in a Crockpot!

November 3, 2014
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Baked ham is one of my family’s very favorite holiday meals. But even though we love it so much, we usually only make it for Christmas Eve and Easter dinners- whick prompted the question- Why? Why were only serving one of our favorite meals twice a year? So when my daughter Lili requested that I make […]

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