Jacquelynne Steves

Category Archives: Recipes & Food

Strawberry Lemonade Cake Recipe

There is something about Summer that makes me feel like a kid, no matter how old I get.  Something about long days and getting outside in the sun, feeling like the days and the season will stretch on forever. The freedom of not wearing shoes and eschewing utensils to eat food like corn on the… Keep reading…

Sweet, Savory & Cocktails Too…50 Valentine’s Day Recipes

We’ve gathered together 50 Valentine’s Day recipes- because nothing says “I love you” more than a gift made with your own hands. Here, you’ll find appetizers, main dishes, desserts and cocktails- You can plan a whole Valentine’s Day meal! Whether romantic or for the whole family, it’s a beautiful, creative thing to do for the… Keep reading…

Candy Corn Cookies Recipe

How fun are these Candy Corn Cookies? No, there aren’t any actual candy corns in the recipe… but they look just like giant candy corns, right? I made this Candy Corn Cookies Recipe a few years ago, and just pulled it out the other day. The kids and grandkids will love to help with these,… Keep reading…

Chocolate Swirl Pumpkin Bread Recipe

It’s time for a little fall baking! Daughter was home for the weekend last week, and I asked her to bake something up (because, she likes to bake, and I like to eat! Ha!) We decided that it was definitely pumpkin bread season, and it’s never bad to add a little chocolate, too, right? So… Keep reading…

Creamy Mushroom Soup Recipe

It’s soup season!! I love all kinds of soup- because it’s warm, comforting, and you can use just about any ingredient you find in your fridge or pantry to make it. You could have a different kind of soup every single day during the cold weather and never get bored, right? This is my recipe… Keep reading…

Peppermint Crunch Cookies Recipe

Have I mentioned that I love cookies?? I’ve always thought that I’d make a really good Christmas elf- because I love Christmas, and I’m pretty sure that elves love cookies almost as much as Santa does! I just love those little bite-sized goodies- easy to eat, and so many different flavors and varieties….  This is… Keep reading…

Fun with Food Thanksgiving Ideas!!

Thanksgiving is just a few weeks away, and I wanted to find some fun but super easy ideas for the holiday! (Canadian friends, I know you’ve already celebrated Thanksgiving, so please file this away for next year….) I always like the idea of trying new ideas, but holidays can be hectic! Sometimes, you just end… Keep reading…

11 Great Slow Cooker Meals (including dessert!)

Sew Along Day is coming on Saturday, September 17, 2016 from noon to 4 pm Eastern time (NYC time). I hope you will join us! We will be sharing what we are working on, giving away great prizes, and having tons of fun! The online Sew Along will take place here on my blog and… Keep reading…

Butterfly Pinwheel Cookies

When I made these cookies for my family, there were “Mmmm’s…” all around the table. Delicate citrus flavoring is just right for warmer months, and these light, yet indulgent cookies are the perfect addition to your next spring get-together, be it a party, picnic, or a ladies only luncheon & tea. They are relatively easy… Keep reading…

Pumpkin Cheesecake Pie with Oreo Crust

Have you ever made an Oreo pie crust? It’s so easy (just 2 ingredients!) and adds so much to your cheesecake or pie recipe! This is my Pumpkin Cheesecake Pie with Oreo Crust recipe…. Yes it’s really as good as it sounds. If you want to make a cheesecake, but don’t have a springform pan,… Keep reading…