Oklahoma’s Taste of Italy

I have always said that if I had “another” life I must have been a mother in a little Italian village. I love their culture, art and most of all the food. With that said, I have NEVER been to Italy. It is my dream place to go. So, whenever I travel in the states […]

Summer Kid Snacks

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Summer Munch 1 bag of pretzels 2 cups cashew and peanuts 3 cups goldfish crackers 3/4 cup canola oil 2 tablespoon lemon pepper 1 tablespoon dried dill 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon dried chipotle pepper blend or cayenne (adjust according to your liking)Preheat oven to 200 degrees. Place all of the dry ingredients in […]

Memorial Day Desserts

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Every year my family kicks off the summer with a trip to the lake with family friends. We do a lot of laughing, swimming, fishing and of course eating! Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Warm Cookie Sundae 1 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature 1 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup sugar 2 large eggs 1 tablespoon vanilla […]

Travel the World in Your Kitchen

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I love to travel. I love to immerse myself in their culture, daily life and to feel like I am living a day in their shoes. That goes for anywhere I go. I never gravitate to those places where the tourists go but where the locals gather. I enjoy chatting with everyone and learning about […]

Bake Sale Favorites

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Bake sales are for many their first experience in selling baked goods. The secret to a successful bake sale is simple. Make good treats! I have fur of my tried and true super sellers! Loaded Peanut Butter Cookies 1 stick Braum’s unsalted butter, room temperature 1/2 cup butter flavored Crisco 1 cup creamy peanut butter […]