Penuche Fudge – Brown Sugar At Its Best
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Penuche Fudge - Brown Sugar At Its Best | Dawn's Recipes

It’s confession time! I didn’t actually make the beautiful fudge pictured above. It’s one of my mom’s specialties, so I asked if she’d whip up a batch for me and let me post the recipe this week. I’m still adjusting to being a mom of two and recovering from my latest c-section, so she was kind enough to oblige. Aren’t moms great? … Continue Reading →

Pumpkin Spice Scones with Brown Sugar Glaze
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Pumpkin Spice Scones with Brown Sugar Glaze | Dawn's Recipes

Autumn is such a gorgeous time of year. The cooler weather and warm colors really get me in the mood to bake. These scones are a perfect way to celebrate the season. The smell from the oven as they bake is just heavenly! Their taste is pure fall. Plus I still had some leftover pumpkin purée to use up after making that pumpkin pie I posted a couple weeks back. … Continue Reading →

Sugar Body Scrub
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Sugar Body Scrub

Looking for a fun, homemade gift idea? Sugar scrub is easy and inexpensive to make, and it’s sure to be a gift your friends will actually use. While this is not actually a food recipe, it is technically edible. I wouldn’t recommend eating it, as it wouldn’t taste very good, but it is comprised entirely of natural products. Being a full-time mom makes finding the time to get a pedicure quite challenging. The last couple of times I’d had a spa appointment, I went to a place that made their own sugar scrubs. They even offered daily “specials”…throwing things like … Continue Reading →

Crystal Diamond Cookies
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Crystal Diamond Cookies

I don’t know if any of you read The Bakers’ Banter – King Arthur Flour’s baking blog – but you really should. The articles are filled with wonderful step-by-step photos of amazing creations. It’s good to use a keyboard cover when visiting the site because you’ll be drooling all over it when you see those photos! When I saw these Crystal Diamonds I could not wait to make them. I’ve never seen such simple cookies look so jewel-like. The lemon oil sold through the KA website is a little pricey. I found the same oil several dollars cheaper in a … Continue Reading →