Apple Crisp Pie Recipe

Apple Crisp Pie Recipe

One thing I love about autumn is picking apples and then using them to make one of my family’s favorite desserts – apple crisp pie!

I came up with this recipe for a few different reasons. First of all, the thought of making a double crust pie intimidates me. Yup, I am a kitchen wimp sometimes…  Also, while I love the taste and texture of apple crisps, I love the flaky crust of an apple pie just a hair more.
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18 Slow Cooker Breakfast Recipes

18 Slow Cooker Breakfast Recipes

We have a Sunday morning tradition in our house of having a big family-style breakfast, but usually it is just my husband and I so it is easy to whip up anything without a lot of time or effort. On the rare occasion I have all of my family together overnight, I want to serve a nice, big breakfast just to make them feel at home. The only problem with this is that these days they are bringing my grandbabies with them and I would rather spend my time playing with them than cooking.

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18 Camping Snacks

18 Camping Snacks to Make

When your family gets a case of the munchies at home, it is easy to satisfy their taste buds, but when you are away from home do you have a variety of tasty camping snacks available?

Hopefully the ideas I have found will satisfy everyone’s snack cravings. You will find everything from sweet treats to savory snacks. While many of these snacks are designed to be made while you are camping, a few of them simply go along with a camping.
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Tea and Strawberry Pops

Tea and Strawberry pops recipe

You don’t have to be a child to enjoy a popcicle on a hot summers day, and you don’t have to limit yourself to store bought pops full of artificial flavors. Next time you are in the mood for a refreshing treats, make yourself some popsicles using this recipe. Be warned though, they are so good you may have to hide them from the kids and everyone else!
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9 Fruits and Veggies to Grow in Hanging Baskets

9 Fruits and Veggies to Grow in Hanging Baskets

While some people might be asking how to hrow fruits and veggies in hanging baskets, others are probably asking why I would want to grown any kind of food in hanging baskets. Well, up until this year I had a huge garden space — unfortunately, we sold that house last year and are currently living in an apartment where all I have is a small patio.
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