Ice Cream Buffet for SUPPER?

Ice Cream Buffet

Ice Cream Buffet

I get to babysit my grandkids several days a week but recently got to spend a whole weekend with them.  My son and his wife spent a much needed long weekend in Duluth, to celebrate 17 years of marriage.  I got custody of the 5 grandkids, aged 2 years to 16 years!  This granny likes to cook so I consulted with the young’uns about what foods they wanted to eat all weekend.  Of course I hoped one or two of the meals would end up being blog worthy! Continue reading

Strawberry Trifle

Strawberry Trifle

Strawberry Trifle

After making 3 pound cakes from a new recipe, of course I had to make trifle.  It’s a family favorite and my P.S. had a birthday coming up.  We were having a party over Memorial Day to celebrate another year in the life of my Princely Spouse and he really, really likes trifle!  Pound cake being our version of sponge cake, I had enough to make a large trifle with two of the cakes. Continue reading

Crockpot Cranberry Apple Dump Cake

CranApple Crockpot Dump Cake

CranApple Crockpot Dump Cake

I’ve made and even posted many dump cake recipes.  Cherry Crunch Dump Cake was the first one I tried and we loved it. I made a Pineapple Crunch Dump Cake this year that I liked even more.  When I saw a recipe on Facebook a few days ago that was essentially the same but made in a crockpot in 2 1/2 hours, I was eager to try it.  I used the suggested can of cranberry sauce and can of apple pie filling.  Totally delicious! Continue reading