Cider Spice Cake

This was my first adventure into baking with cake flour! I was very pleased with the final product, despite the fact that this is such a simple cake (I am not a vanilla and buttercream kind of girl) but I had to give this cider spice cake a try because it just sounded so heavenly….

Pumpkin Bundt Cake Recipe

My first post restoring my blog was obviously going to be about cake! So I really want to share this recipe I found and tested for you to try at home too 🙂 I don’t want to say that this is the BEST pumpkin cake recipe but everyone that received a piece gave rave reviews!…

Pumpkin Rum Cocktail #2

This next Captain Morgan Jack-O’Blast recipe is made with Rumchata whipped cream! Originally found the recipe for the Pumpkin Rum Shooters here. Ingredients: 3 oz Jack-O’Blast 3 oz heavy cream 1 oz Rumchata Directions: Whip heavy cream with the Rumchata until fluffy Pour Jack-O’Blast into 2 shot glasses Pour the Rumchata whipped cream over the rum…

Pumpkin Rum Cocktail #1

Before Hurricane Irma hit us in Bartow, we decided to stock up on non-perishable food items and beverages. I so happened to find Captain Morgan Pumpkin Spiced Rum (Jack-O’Blast) at the local store and couldn’t resist not getting it to make some tasty fall beverages with! This beverage is called the Apple Jack-O Ingredients: 1.5…

Halloween Sugar Cookie Recipe

This is a super easy and very delicious recipe for sugar cookies. I purchased some Halloween themed cookie cutters from Michael’s Arts & Crafts (don’t forget to use your coupon!) and made a huge batch of cookies one afternoon. They were such a hit, the cookies didn’t last for longer than 24 hours with a…

Banana Bread Recipe

Going to a fall themed potluck and not sure what to bring? While everyone is busy making casseroles and brownies, this classic banana bread recipe will have everyone grabbing a slice with their coffee! I served my banana bread on an antique hand embroidered linen that I picked up at a local auction. Ingredients 1…

Pumpkin Pie Recipe

Since it is the season of the pumpkin here in the USA, I figured I would begin with a classic pumpkin pie recipe! I modified the recipe I found originally from here. Ingredients: 3/4 cup sugar 2 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp nutmeg 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 tsp ginger 1/4 tsp cloves 2 eggs 1 can…

Beef Stroganoff Recipe

A classic Estonian recipe! Makes enough for 4 servings. Perfect with mashed potatoes for lunch or dinner. Ingredients: 1000g beef 2 onions 4 tbsp butter 2 tsp oil 8 DL water 2 tsp salt 1/2 tsp white peppercorn 4 tbsp flour 2 DL water 2 tbsp tomato paste 2 tsp mustard 220g sour cream

Summer Yogurt Parfait

Breakfast is my favorite meal of the day! It is also the time I am the most hungry so I enjoy creating different types of filling and delicious meals (especially with fruit). This yogurt parfait makes a great afternoon snack as well! Ingredients: Half of a ripe peach One small container of Skyr yogurt (I…

No Churn Basic Vanilla Ice Cream Recipe

Thank you Martha Stewart for teaching me how to make ice cream without an ice cream machine! It takes only four ingredients and 6 hours of patience (waiting for it in the freezer). Ingredients: 2 cups heavy cream 1 14 oz can of sweetened condensed milk 2 tsp vanilla 2 tbsp bourbon whiskey