Category: summer food

4th of July Krispies

The first of July is already upon us!! This is the half-way point for my kids’ summer vacation because they go back to school at the first of August. I can’t believe it’s true. The first of July… Read More

Hawaiian Millionaire Pie

Many years back, my boyfriend happened to mention in conversation that he used to love the Millionaire Pie that was served at Furr’s Cafeteria in Colorado Springs. Furr’s had closed years ago, but he still remembered the pie…. Read More

Classic Cherry Pie and Homemade Crust

I don’t really understand the phrase, “Easy as pie.” Homemade pie isn’t really that easy. It takes some practice, and it takes TIME. I mostly tend to make graham cracker crust when I make pie because it is… Read More

Smart Cookie

Today is my kids’ last day of school, and it has become a family tradition for the past few years for the kids to bring these smart cookies as teacher thank you gifts. Teacher appreciation + a baking… Read More

Lemon Tart

This lemon tart all decked out in red, white, and blue would be perfect for the upcoming Memorial Day Weekend and other summer barbecues and picnics. I don’t know about you, but I always find lemon desserts so… Read More