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 Ingredients 2 russet potatoes, peeled 4 Tbs unsalted … 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! Ingredients 50 saltine crackers 2 sticks (1 cup) butter 1 cup soft … 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 Ingredients 1 egg 1/3 cup milk (I used skim) 1/2 cup vegetable oil 2 cups all purpose OR … 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 Ingredients 12 oz milk chocolate chips 12 oz white chocolate bark or chips 1 tsp peppermint extract … 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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