Pineapple, Cheese, Cracker Casserole The Good, The 'Not Too Bad' & The Pretty Darn Tasty, Wah, Wah, Wah! You just might love it, Yo, Yo, Echo! (You probably need to watch the video below to get that one) This version of The Good, The Bad and The Ugly is very well done. Take a… Continue reading Pineapple Casserole
Melancholy reflections;Autumn, family, recipes and...Grandma Alice's Apple Cake!Autumn reigns in my heart and is a favored season of many of my loved ones. It was Mom's and has always been my favorite season. Every year when the season finally arrives I reminisce, recalling wonderful memories of Autumn; vivid colors, crisp air, fragrant autumn fruit, comfort… Continue reading Autumn Memories & Grandma’s Apple Cake
In Loving Memory of Tyler Malone Reynolds
I wanted to make a special treat for my granddaughter for her birthday this week and decided on Cannoli Cupcakes. Oh my goodness, or rather, Holy Cannoli, Batgirl!! You can see, from my granddaughter's reaction, these are the something special that I had hoped for! I could tell, evidenced by her wide eyed expression, that… Continue reading Holy Cannoli (Cupcake), Batgirl! So Good!
Silver White Winters.... and comforters (blankets) for comfort! Wow! One week ago we had over a foot of snow. Today, there is no snow and Spring-like weather! Winter gave me some good hobbies. Making some cozy comforters to provide winter comfort for my loved ones! First was the blanket for Dad. Something to give him comfort… Continue reading How to ‘Tie One On’ (or two or three)….fleece tie blankets, that is!
One of my favorite jellies to make was also one of Mom's favorites... Jalapeno Pepper Jelly! If you've never had pepper jelly you are missing out on a quirky but tasty treat! The jelly pairs well with cream cheese and crackers. I had some Ritz crackers to enjoy my new batch of jelly on but… Continue reading Pick a Peck of Peppers, Miss Mom, Make Pepper Jelly, Miss Mom…
Sunday has always been my favorite day of the week! When I was a young girl Dad and Mom helped each other make breakfast on Sunday. My brothers and sister and I scoured the Sunday Funnies while we waited for breakfast. We went to Church and then came home to the smell of Mom's pot… Continue reading Easy like Sunday morning….and Kentucky style french toast!
Happy Mother's Day! My Mother has inspired me in so many ways. She has been a dedicated and devoted woman, Wife and Mother and I am thankful for her. I am also thankful for the blessings of Motherhood. I have been blessed with children and grandchildren that I adore...they are my life! Each year, as… Continue reading Honoring Mom, being a Mom and sharing the blessing…Happy Mother’s Day!
Announcing the death of 'funeral potatoes'....we now call them 'happy tators'! I have been absent for a while...at least not posting much here at Home and The Range. I was beginning to think my job may be the death of me...I mean my blog! I truly miss this little blog when I'm away! Home and… Continue reading FUNERAL POTATOES (aka Nauvoo Potatoes)…and we call them ‘HAPPY POTATOES’!
Ahhhhhhhhhh..... The luck of the Irish must not have been with me during my first go with Royal Icing! Well, after all, I am Danish and French! My children are part Irish...but they weren't here helping me make these cookies! One of my goals for this year....try new ingredients, products or gadgets for the kitchen.… Continue reading An Irish Blessing and my first go with Royal Icing…a Royal Pain!