I’m crazy for this girl!!! Allie is my child #2. I told Craig when she was 2 that she would be a doctor. Well, I wasn’t too far off; she is a Registered Nurse and currently going for her Masters.
This quilt pattern is “Glacier Star” by Judy Niemeyer. I added on the additional borders. Quilted by the Country Loft.
February 23, 2010, started out pretty good.
I am the love of Craig’s life for this recipe! Great for getting me out of most trouble I get in… seriously, if you want to impress someone all you need to do is make this. I add almond extract to the frosting instead of the vanilla. Also, this cake actually tastes better the next… Continue reading Black Magic Cake
This is a recipe I ran across many years ago, it has been a family favorite- especially for my Tyler ❤ 1- cup butter 1 ½ cups sugar 1 teaspoon baking soda ½ teaspoon salt 1 ½ cups mashed ripe bananas (about 4 banana’s) 2 eggs 1- 8 oz. carton sour cream 1 teaspoon vanilla… Continue reading Banana Snack Cake
1 sleeve (1 ½ cups) graham crackers crushed fine ½ cup sugar ½ cup melted butter Blend ingredients well. Spread in 9X9 greased pan, reserving some to sprinkle on top- pat until firm. ½ cup sugar 2- 8oz. cream cheese packages, softened ½ cup butter, melted 2 eggs ½ teaspoon vanilla Mix then beat until… Continue reading My Mama’s Cheesecake
1 ½ cups lite mayo 1/3 cup ketchup 2 hard-boiled eggs 2 cloves garlic 2 Tablespoons chopped onion 1 Tablespoon chopped pickle 4-5 dashes franks hot sauce 2 Tablespoons white vinegar 1 Tablespoon sugar A good ¼ teaspoon season salt ½ teaspoon black pepper Pulse all ingredients in food processor – refrigerate in covered container.… Continue reading Mama Carp’s 1000 Island Dressing
Miss Courtney Rose, my beautiful niece from Colorado. It’s hard having a niece that lives so far away- thank God for pictures and visits! These two pictures are from a visit this past summer- it had been 23 years since my brother Ron (Courts Dad) had returned to Minnesota for a visit : )