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

Skillet Bourbon, Peach, Blueberry Crumble

Skillet Bourbon Blueberry Peach Crumble

Skillet Bourbon Blueberry Peach Crumble

I gasped when I read this recipe on a blog.  There were too many of my favorites to not try this recipe.  I’d have to crawl down into a corner cupboard and risk getting stuck to dig out two of our cast iron skillets, but it might be worth it.  Having our own crumbles in cast iron skillets topped with ice cream sounded like pure fun.  I needed to get peaches! Continue reading