Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Ingredients 3/4 cup whole milk 1 cup coarse ground cornmeal 4 ounces unsalted butter 8 ounces dark brown sugar, approximately 1 cup 6 slices canned pineapple in heavy syrup 6 maraschino cherries 1/3 cup chopped pecans, toasted 3 tablespoons juice from canned pineapple...

Vanilla Cake

Ingredients 2 sticks unsalted butter, at room temperature, plus more for the pans 3 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for the pans 1 tablespoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 cups sugar 4 large eggs, at room temperature 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 3/4 cup...

Apple Puff Pancake

I got this recipe from a tub of Land O Lakes Butter.   Ingredients   4 T butter 1/2 cup milk 2 eggs 1/4 cup maple-flavored syrup 1 meium apple, peeled, quartered, and sliced (about 1 cup) 2 T firmly packed brown sugar 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon powdered sugar...

Chess Pie, Dwayne's

Dwayne sent me this recipe. He served it for Mother’s Day.   Ingredients – 2 cups white sugar – 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour – 5 eggs – 2/3 cup buttermilk – 1/2 cup melted butter – 1 teaspoon vanilla extract – 1 (9...

Strawberry Filled Butter Cookies

I just bought two new quarter-sheet pans; and this recipe was on the label. I haven’t tried them yet. Ingredients3/4 cups butter, room temperature1/4 cup granulated sugar1/4 cup brown sugar1 egg1 tsp. almond extract1 3/4 cups flour1/4 tsp. salt1/4 cup strawberry...

Rice Krispie Treats

Sam came over and we did these together for a fundraiser he’s working on. We had a lot of fun doing it. It wasn’t anywhere NEAR as messy as I thought it would be. And it worked out pretty good for us. Everyone knows how to make these things, but I wrote...