Michelle’s (from scratch) Sweet Potato Casserole

My sister moved down south many years ago, and one of her specialties is her sweet potato casserole. Always a family hit at the holidays, I decided to try my hand at her recipe two years ago. Unfortunately, she forgot to write down in her directions to drain the canned sweet potatoes. The result was […]

White Chocolate Maple Walnut Fudge

White Chocolate Maple Walnut Fudge It is Christmas time in our house, which means I will be making countless batches of fudge within the next few weeks. Yes, I do make fudge year-round but the holiday season is the perfect time to give the treats away as gifts and bring to parties. This white chocolate […]

Chocolate Walnut Fudge

Chocolate Walnut Fudge      This chocolate walnut fudge is the first type of fudge I ever made. Every Christmas my mom and I would make batch after batch for family and friends. We originally got the recipe off the Kraft marshmallow creme jar. Back then, it called for margarine and a 9″x13″ pan. Nowadays […]

Date Balls

     When I was a little girl, my mom and I used to bake date-filled cookies at Christmas time.  It was an old recipe that my great Aunt Clara brought over from England. What I remember most about those cookies was not the batter part, but of course the filling! I was thrilled to […]