Triple Chocolate Trifle

Triple Chocolate Trifle is a decadent and easy dessert. You can’t go wrong with layers of brownies, whipped cream, caramel, and candy bars pieces! Ingredients: 19 oz brownie mix prepared (or you can buy pre-prepared brownies from the bakery to make it even easier) 7.8 oz chocolate instant pudding prepared 16 oz frozen whipped topping …

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Pumpkin Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies

Sunday was the first time I’ve ever been tailgating, and it was a blast. Hubby’s family supplied most of the food, but I really wanted to contribute something, so I was trying to think of portable desserts. Brownies, cookies – anything bite-size, really. I settled on cookies since I already had some chocolate chip cookies lying around, but …

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Easy All-Butter Pie Crust

Are you ready for Pie Week? I am! And in order to make sure that you are too, today I’m posting an easy recipe for all-butter pie crust. A couple years ago, I posted about how I had finally made the leap from buying pie crust to making my own. I used Pioneer Woman’s all-shortening pie …

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Easy Jam Tart

Well, we made it to the end of August – and while I probably sound like a broken record, I have to say once again that I’m still not entirely sure where the summer went. It seems like just yesterday the weather was turning from winter to summer (we didn’t really have a spring this …

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Pumpkin Snickerdoodles

I can hardly believe how quickly October went by. One minute it was the end of September and I was baking apple dumplings with our freshly-picked apples and getting excited about autumn, and the next thing I know it, I’m planning for Thanksgiving. Of course, I don’t believe I’m entirely to blame – I really don’t think it …

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Apple Cider Spice Bread

Is anyone else wondering where September went? I always feel like fall flits by more quickly than I would like it to, but for some reason, this year seems extra busy. I’ve been making a conscious effort lately to slow down, take a deep breath of cool, crisp air, and try to refocus. I find …

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Natural Ways to Prevent Hair Loss

A Well Balanced Diet Will Greatly Decrease the Chances of Hair Loss 1. Eat A LOT of PROTEIN! Protein contains five amino acids in particular that are very beneficial in preventing hair loss. Cystine, cysteine, methionine, arginine, and lysine are the proteins that have the greatest effect when it comes to hair gain and hair …

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Natural Remedies for Migraines

Treating Migraines Without Drugs For the 29.5 million Americans who suffer from migraine headaches (National Headache Foundation), finding a suitable and soothing remedy is no laughing matter. Symptoms of a migraine include a throbbing or pulsating headache, sometimes on one side of the head, sensitivity to light and sound, visual disturbances, nausea, and even vomiting. …

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How to Identify 5 Common Insect Bites

There is no way of escaping the little critters and for the most part, insects are harmless although the insect bites can be quite annoying. It is important to try and be able to identify some common insect bites so that if you or someone you know happens to have a run in with the little creatures, …

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