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Congratulations to Kelli that was the winner of this Giveaway.  Hope you enjoy the prizes.

Spring has finally arrived!  
This means fresh beginnings, so why not freshen up our kitchens with some bright, colorful items.  I am excited to be hosting this Colorful Spring Giveaway.  

These colorful items will make working in our kitchens a little more fun.  The winner will receive the following items.  


A Colorful Spring Giveaway to brighten your kitchen and get ready for Spring.

First up is this KitchenAid hand mixer in Apple Green.


A cute and colorful collection of kitchen items for this spring giveaway.

Next, this set of Cuisinart Knives.  

A cute and colorful collection of kitchen items for this spring giveaway.

Finally… this set of KitchenAid mixing bowls.

A cute and colorful collection of kitchen items for this spring giveaway.

I have these and they are wonderful! 

They come in a variety of sizes.  There are mixing bowls, prep bowls with lids, and a set of measuring spoons. 

A cute and colorful collection of kitchen items for this spring giveaway.

They have the rubberized bottoms so they do not slip on your 
counter tops.    

To be entered for a chance to win in this Colorful Spring Giveaway …simply leave a comment on this post  and tell me which product is your favorite.  

Drawing will be on April 25 at 8pm EST.
The drawing will be done by an outside party.

The winner will be notified by email. 

Good Luck!         



I am happy to be sharing some of my breakfast ideas for Easter weekend. 

A collection of elegant but easy breakfast ideas for Easter weekend. Savory to sweet.


Many of us will be having guests this coming weekend and it’s nice to have a new recipe to share with them .  Even if you are not having company, it would be fun to make something new for your family.  This collection of breakfast ideas for Easter weekend includes both savory and sweet recipes. Continue reading BREAKFAST IDEAS FOR EASTER WEEKEND


Remember the Nestle Toll House Pie?   This is one of those retro desserts that always showed up at a covered dish dinner. 

This Toll House Pie is a delicious and easy to make retro dessert.

A few weeks ago, I was talking with one of my grand daughters about the kind of desserts we use to always serve back in the 1970’s, 1980’s, and 1990’s.  We discussed Jello desserts, Punch Bowl Cake, bundt cakes, and the Nestle Toll House Pie. Continue reading TOLL HOUSE PIE, A RETRO DESSERT RECIPE


These Trail Mix Cookie Cups are a great treat made with only 4 ingredients!

A quick and easy cookie cup with only 4 ingredients. Peanut butter and chocolate, yum!

I created these cookies a few years ago as an after school snack for my grandchildren.  Several people have  asked me for this recipe, so I decided to share it here.  You can not go wrong with peanut butter and chocolate.   My Trail Mix Cookie Cups were published in a Taste of Home Halloween magazine in 2015. Continue reading TRAIL MIX COOKIE CUPS