A Cat in the Hat Party

We celebrated Olivia's Third Birthday in style with a Cat in the Hat themed party. I made the invitations, address labels, and return address labels on my computer. I found blue envelopes at Staples that matched perfectly! Birthday Banner. I used a plastic red tablecloth and then red and white striped wrapping paper for the … Continue reading A Cat in the Hat Party

Pumpkin Gooey Butter Cakes – Family Cookbook Scrapbook – vol 3

Here is a delicious dessert recipe for Pumpkin Gooey Butter Cakes.  It is one of my sister's go-to dessert recipes.  The recipe is originally from Paula Deen (not one of my favorite people, but you must give credit where credit is due.) Photo originally from food.com Pumpkin Gooey Butter Cakes Servings: 10 Ingredients: Cake 1 (18 … Continue reading Pumpkin Gooey Butter Cakes – Family Cookbook Scrapbook – vol 3

Candied Sweet Potatoes with Pecan Bacon Syrup – Family Cookbook Scrapbook – vol 2

Candied Sweet Potatoes with Pecan Bacon Syrup Recipe originally from Garden and Gun Magazine  Serves 4-6 photo from original recipe: Ingredients 3sweet potatoes, peeled and sliced into 1.5 inch thick rounds Canola oil for frying Salt For the syrup: 2 cups bacon, cut into small dice 2 cups pecans, chopped 2/3 cup sliced scallions ( … Continue reading Candied Sweet Potatoes with Pecan Bacon Syrup – Family Cookbook Scrapbook – vol 2