Monthly Archives: December 2015

Chicken Pot Pie Recipe

We love chicken pot pie – and I used fresh carrots and onions this time as I had them on  hand from my weekly produce delivery!  This is a GREAT way to use up leftover chicken (from a rotisserie chicken) … Continue reading

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M&M Peanut Buttery Bars Recipe – NO BAKE!

I need to take something to a gathering this evening that will have a lot of little kids.  I thought “hmmm, M&Ms should appeal”!   This was so easy and quite delicious! Print M&M Peanut Buttery Bars Recipe – NO BAKE! … Continue reading

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Classic Hash Brown Recipe

My daughter loves hash browns – so I whipped these up for dinner, along with some scrambled eggs and other goodies.  Breakfast for dinner is always fun!! Print Classic Hash Brown Recipe Category: Breakfast Ingredients 2 russet potatoes, peeled 4 … Continue reading

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Toffee Recipe!

I have seen this toffee recipe in many places through the years, and finally thought it was time that Cookies and Curtains tried it out! Print Toffee Recipe! Category: Desserts Ingredients 50 saltine crackers 2 sticks (1 cup) butter 1 … Continue reading

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Pecan Pie

My Mom adored pecan pie – her all time favorite.  I thought I’d post this recipe in her honor.  I used to bake the pies, and wrap them up tightly and SHIP them to her 🙂 I love this recipe … Continue reading

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Banana Pecan Muffins

I made mini muffins and they are the perfect size to pop in your mouth and enjoy 🙂 Print Banana Pecan Muffins Category: Breads/Muffins Ingredients 1 egg 1/3 cup milk (I used skim) 1/2 cup vegetable oil 2 cups all … Continue reading

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Peppermint Truffles

My friend sent me a recipe for Peppermint Truffles – sounded fabulous EXCEPT for the peppermint crunch baking chips which were not to be located anywhere local..  So I made my own 🙂  I just took some white chocolate, melted … Continue reading

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Peppermint Bark Recipe

My daughter can gobble up this entire pan of Peppermint Bark in no time – she doesn’t share it! Print Peppermint Bark Recipe Category: Desserts Ingredients 12 oz milk chocolate chips 12 oz white chocolate bark or chips 1 tsp … Continue reading

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Pfeffernuse Cookies Recipe

My ancestors are from Germany – and I remember my Grandma making these traditional holiday cookies when I was very small.  I thought I would kick off December with this recipe!  They are excellent – very moist and flavorful! Don’t … Continue reading

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