Archives for May 2013

Clothes Pin Votives

When my husband and I were dating, he asked me if I liked camping. My response was “Oh, I love to go camping”. Since he had grown up camping, he was thrilled to hear that I loved it as well.  It didn’t take long for us to discover we had a very different definition about […]

Magic No Ammonia Way to Clean Your BBQ Grill

Household Ammonia…….some people have been using it for household cleaning for years and wouldn’t use anything else. It works wonders when used to clean stove burners, ovens and BBQ grills. What makes cleaning with household ammonia so wonderful? It does all the dirty work for you! (pun intended).  I love using ammonia to clean because […]

Fondant Homemade Recipe

We are in the process of re-designing our site and hope to have everything working in tip top shape within the next 48 hours. Please hang in there with us until we work out the glitches   We recently shared this incredible recipe for homemade Marshmallow Fondant over at Mandy’s Recipe Box. I love how […]

Oreo and Peanut Butter Cups

This recipe comes as a special request from my daughter. She pinned these Oreo and Peanut Butter Cups a few months ago and has been asking me to make them ever since. She LOVES Oreo Cookies and peanut butter together! You may wonder how she came to put these two flavors together?  It all started […]

Gluten Free Banana Bars with Brown Butter Frosting

I’ve seen this recipe for months, but every time I’ve gone to make it my bananas had been eaten. So when I noticed I had 3 brown bananas sitting on the counter I got to baking. A big thanks to Life’s Simple Pleasures for this awesome recipe. I only had to make two adjustments to make […]

Banana Bread in a Jar

Hello Made From Pinterest fans! I’m Jen and I blog at where I share daily recipes, gardening tidbits, and a smattering of DIY projects. I’m excited to be guest posting this month for the three sisters! I met Debbie several years ago at a bloggers’ lunch and we connected instantly. She’s very down-to-earth, so […]

Oreo Cream Cheese Popsicle

How do you eat an Oreo?  Do you unscrew it and then scrape off the frosting with your teeth?  Do you dunk them in milk?  Do you immerse the whole entire Oreo in milk?   {{raising my hand high in the air!}} If you are an Oreo lover like me, I think you will like […]

Million Dollar Spaghetti

When all else fails — make spaghetti. Isn’t that the truth?  When your day doesn’t go as planned, but you still need dinner, you can always make spaghetti. When you have carved out enough time out of your day to prepare a meal for your family, but then a friend calls and took up that […]

Layered Patriotic Drink

Have you ever traveled outside of your home country? When I graduated from high school, I was accepted as an ambassador for the People to People Organization.  The goal of People to People is to provide a global awareness experience for teenagers and also to give the youth in other countries an opportunity to interact […]

Fruit Pizza

Do you love pizza?  Do you even eat cold pizza for breakfast?  If you do then, you are definitely a diehard pizza fan and this pin is for you! I pinned this beautiful Fruit Pizza from Weddings Illustrated  to share on this blog but was a little leary about making it because I already have […]