Chocolate Cherry Coke Cake in a Jar – Share a Coke

I decided to share Coke with my family. We each put two tablespoons of Coke in our jar cakes, and when they were done baking, we had a quiet little moment at the picnic table in the shade.

50 Fruit Cookies

I put together a collection of some of my favorite fruity cookies from around the web. All these cookies have one big requirement to make it on this list: They have to contain actual fruit in some form.

Chocolate Covered Cherry Cookies

The thing is, sometimes a girl just needs a chocolate cookie, and it can’t wait until I’ve dug out the holiday music and put the Christmas centerpiece on the table. Luckily, this recipe is so quick and easy, you don’t have to wait.

Chocolate Cherry Trifle

Meanwhile, I think Valentines Day is a really fun opportunity to celebrate love in the family, and focus on the kids. We’ll have a quiet dinner, give little Valentine gifts to the kids, and eat chocolate for dessert.

15 Great Valentine Recipes

A collection of Valentine recipes to help you celebrate! This roundup includes plenty of heart shaped, pink, red, chocolate Valentine Day recipes.

Chocolate Cherry Sugar Cookies

These are not your momma’s sugar cookies. Chocolate cookies with small inlaid cherry cookie hearts are so cute, and perfect Valentine cookies.

Cherry Cookies with Vanilla Frosting Dip

These pink cookies are so fun to dip in vanilla frosting. The cookies get their pink color from maraschino cherries, and the frosting is made a little thin, to be the perfect consistency for dipping.

Frozen Cherry Lemonade

Pin ItONE. OH. TWO.  That’s the temperature here today.  Now, I’ll grant you, the bone dry humidity level makes the heat a little easier to take, but still.  It’s HOT. When he was a young teenager, Robb moved from northern Wyoming where temperatures of -20 are not unheard of in the winter, to western Arizona, [Read On]

Cherry White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Pin ItI’m not a big fan of bribing my children, as a general rule.  I much prefer beating them.  (Calm down, I don’t actually beat my children.)  I think kids should behave just because I ask them to, and not because I begged and bribed them.  It gives the kids the impression that they’re the [Read On]

Chocolate Sheet Cake with Cherry Topping

Pin ItDo you like camping?  Our family goes camping a fair amount in the summer.  We’re cheap, and we camp in a tent, which means that we have to think about meals very carefully.  And by “we,” of course, I mean “I.”  I mean, tents don’t come with stoves and ovens, and carrying pots and [Read On]

Cherry Muffins

Pin ItI did something this week that I have never done before.  I bought a frozen cream pie.  It’s just one of those things that would never cross my mind to purchase.  But, among the many coupons I came home from BlogHer Food with were a couple for frozen Sara Lee products.  In other words, [Read On]

Diet Cherry Cola Cupcakes and Mothers Day Extravaganza

Pin It Some friends and I decided to get together and share with you some fun Mother’s Day ideas.  Because Mother’s Day is awesome.  I found myself in something of a conundrum when my original post idea turned into an embarrassing kitchen disaster.  Like really embarrassing.  Like, so embarrassing, my son wanted to turn my dessert [Read On]

Friday Favorites #3: Best Recipes this week from around the Blogosphere

Pin ItIt is definitely spring, with summer just around the corner.  It has been sunny in my neck of the woods, although not necessarily warm.  It has been enough to make me feel like putting away the soup recipes and bringing out the summer salad recipes.  The other day, I volunteered to take dinner to [Read On]