Recipe: Jello Cookies

My mother (aka Mimi) had and probably still has a cookie press.  If you’re not sure what that is – it looks a lot like a caulking gun.  Seriously!  Anyway, Mimi would make these cookies every Christmas and she would use red or green colored Jello (cherry or lime).  They always looked so pretty.  And…

Recipe: Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Cracker Jacks. The prize in the ceral box. Homemade ice cream. The ocean floor. “Good things found at the bottom!” (I feel like I’m playing $25,000 Pyramid hosted by Donny Osmond). Now I know it is WAY TOO EARLY to be up typing blog posts. But, I wanted to share my Mom’s (Mimi) recipe for…

Recipe: Applesauce Cake

My dear gardening sister and dear friend Sheila (aka Gypsy Biscuit) both make homemade applesauce. Homemade! And, all I can say to that is – I don’t make homemade applesauce. (hanging head). If you’ve never had the pleasure of trying homemade applesauce – well, so sorry for you. The fresh apple taste can’t be beat….