Author: Betty Streff

cranberry cream pie
Dessert, Pies

No Bake Cranberry Cream Pie


No-Bake Cranberry Cream Pie Recipe Here is a nifty make-ahead pie that’s super easy to make, beautiful, light, and luscious! You need to have this on your Thanksgiving dessert table! Even people who aren’t crazy about cranberries will be licking their fork! Start with packaged graham cracker crumbs, butter, and […]

Easy Butternut Squash Cake Recipe

Easy Butternut Squash Cake Begins With A Boxed Mix


Easy Butternut Squash Cake Recipe You should think about adding this butternut squash cake to your Thanksgiving dessert playlist! It’s simply scrumptious, and everyone will “gobble it up,” sorry, I can never resist a pun! Butternut squash is this season’s new pumpkin. Although the two are relatives in the Cucurbitaceae […]

butternut squash pie

Butternut Squash Pie Is The New Pumpkin Pie


Butternut Squash Pie Recipe Move over, pumpkin. Butternut squash pie is the one getting the rave reviews! Brighter, sweeter, fresher, and made super creamy with sweetened condensed milk (did I mention the caramelly glaze that forms on top?), this is the pie everyone’s talking about! This year, all eyes are […]

German-Style Fried Apples
side dishes

Fried Apples The Perfect Side Dish For Fall


German-Style Fried Apples Like Aunt Dora Taught Me Today I want to tell you about fried apples, German-style, the way my husband’s ancestors made them. Fried apples are one of the most popular items on Cracker Barrel’s menu. I love that the same fried apples Dora taught me to make […]

Minestrone Soup
Soups and stews

Make Some Marvelous Minestrone Soup


Hearty and Filling And Perfect For Lent And Meatless Mondays Minestrone has a rich history that dates back hundreds of years. It’s the most popular soup at Olive Garden, but it’s different in every kitchen when it’s homemade. The ingredients vary depending on the cook’s preferences and what’s available when […]

pumpkin scooter pies

Boozy Pumpkin Scooter Pies


Pumpkin Scooter Pies For Grownups Why not make a batch of Boozy Pumpkin Scooter Pies when you’re whipping up Halloween goodies for the kids? These would be great to serve at a grownups-only Halloween party! The youngsters shouldn’t get all the treats, should they? We’re about to reach the peak […]

big batch pumpkin bread

Big Batch Pumpkin Bread Recipe


Big Batch Pumpkin Bread Recipe Makes 3 Loaves This big batch pumpkin bread recipe is a dandy for two reasons. One, it has a perfect blend of spices, and two, it makes a huge batch! It makes three full-size loaves or several mini and medium loaves and even muffins! That […]