Bumbleberry Pie

This PIE is definitely one for you to try! It is one of my favorites and would be perfect to add into your Thanksgiving or Christmas menu plans. This week I taught my daughter-in-law Charis (Charisma Star on YouTube) how to make this pie and she was pretty excited how quickly it all went together….

Best Pie Crust

My Mom was an excellent cook and baker, so as a young girl I learned to love working in the kitchen by her side. My parents especially loved all desserts, so of course pies were on the list of goodies to make! I learned at a young age to make pie crust so here is…

60 Second Pumpkin Muffin

I LOVE this 60 second Pumpkin Muffin recipe! It is soft and fluffy and so delicious to eat warm sprinkled with cinnamon sugar or even spread with frosting. Here in Alaska we are already experiencing chilly mornings so this quick muffin is delicious with my morning latte to start the day off perfectly.

Homemade Applesauce

What is it about fall that just makes you want to stay inside baking and cooking? I just love cozy fall recipes! Here in Alaska we are already feeling the chill in the air, so it’s the perfect time to spend some time in the kitchen. I just love all things pumpkin and apple and…

Cream Puffs

These homemade Cream Puffs are DIVINE! They may take some time to make but they are worth the effort and a crowd pleaser for sure. We have 5 children and we sent them to a private Christian school. Every year they would have a huge dessert auction and I always made these cream puffs! They…

Chicken Divan

This recipe for Chicken Divan is a delicious family favorite! What is really great is that kids love it also. My daughter called me last week wanting the recipe for her family, so it held a lasting tasty memory for her also. WIN WIN! We raised 5 children so I became a pro at stretching…

Plant-Based “MeatLoaf”

Here is a wonderful plant based recipe that is a great one to add to to your family menu plans. This Plant-Based Meatloaf is filled with healthy ingredients and sure to please! My husband and I were recently invited to go to a local restaurant that holds a monthly vegan potluck. Anyone is invited as…

Super Healthy Muffins

These muffins truly are at the top of my all time favorites! I call them Super Healthy because the ingredients are awesome plus they contain no OIL. Healthy ingredients like carrot, apple and banana keep them moist and so delicious. I know you will LOVE them also. Serve them for breakfast, an afternoon snack or…

Rotini & Fresh Vegetables

I Love this easy dinner recipe because it is a perfect way to add vegetables to your meal in a delicious way! Plus Rotini & Fresh Vegetables is an easy healthy dinner if you are trying to lose weight. This meal is fast and easily served with any protein you choose, chicken, fish etc. I…

Vegan/Gluten Free Macaroni & Cheese

    Vegan? Gluten Free? Hungry for some Macaroni & Cheese? Here is a recipe for you to make that is vegan and one I’d love for to to try. My husband eats vegan much of the time for health reasons, so I have had to work on some vegan recipes that we can all…

Easy Stovetop Macaroni & Cheese

I just finished a video on my YouTube cooking channel Dawn of Cooking making Vegan Macaroni & Cheese but then I decided to also add a non vegan version also. So now you can learn how to prepare both! This is a really easy recipe and just as good as the prepackaged but without any…

Family Size Cinnamon Roll with Cream Cheese Frosting

Don’t you just love the smell of freshly baked cinnamon rolls? I truly believe they are on the list of comfort foods. Eat in moderation of course! We have a large family so I decided to make a giant one just to feed everyone for breakfast. I topped it with my delicious homemade cream cheese…