Fruit Bar Experiment – Gone oh so Right!

I decided today that it was the right sort of day for doing some fiddling around in the kitchen. Since I had all the necessary items, I decided to make “fruit bars”. More specifically this time around – Triple Berry Bars. Now, you might be asking yourself what I mean by this. Well, I mean this: I have a recipe I found quite some time ago, for raspberry bars. I made it & it instantly became a favorite. After a few times having made it, I began to wonder what would happen if I altered the … [Read more...]

Jennie-O Pulled Turkey Barbeque Sandwiches – Giveaway Ends 12/10

    Are you still wondering what to do with all that leftover turkey from Thanksgiving? You're not alone... But I am here to help. With the help from the Jennie-O website http://www.jennieo.com/, I found a recipe that caught my eye. I really enjoy pulled pork sandwiches, so when I saw the pulled turkey sandwich recipe - I knew that was the one! The only thing I did differently from the recipe was that I used my leftover turkey from Thanksgiving, rather than buying the JENNIE-O® … [Read more...]

Best Apple Crisp Recipe!

For a long time, a friend of mine would ask me how to make my apple crisp. Like much of what I make in the kitchen, I simply don't use recipes... I just make things how I think they should be made, taste & adjust as needed, etc. I don't think I ever really make things exactly the same twice! I decided to finally come up with a general recipe for my friend. I went step by step, taking the time to actually measure out what I was using & document it. Turns out, it was the best apple crisp … [Read more...]

Please Welcome Shannon, One Of Musing Mainiac’s Newest Reviewers!

I would like all of you to meet Shannon, one of my brand spanking new reviewers! Shannon is the wife of one of my oldest good friends, Matt. Please give her a warm welcome! Beth     Hello! My name is Shannon. I am a mom to 2 handsome boys, Hunter age 10 and Gideon who will be 2 years old next month. I have been with my husband Matthew for 7 years and married him in 2009. We have a little dog, Oona, who is a Chihuahua Pug - or "Chug" as we like to call her! My family … [Read more...]