I made homemade macaroni and cheese for Thanksgiving for my family - the first time. It was a simple recipe (which I will share below) but it was the kind that was best made a day ahead of time so that things had time to congeal and solidify. Tasted 100% better the following day as leftovers! This is my mom's recipe for homemade Macaroni and Cheese that I later made for my family. I thought there was going to be a fist fight between the boys over who would get the last bit left! This is a winner! Does your family have a favorite homemade … [Read more...] about Mom’s Recipes – Homemade Macaroni and Cheese
Food and Drink
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The holidays always get me to thinking about the wonderful desserts that my mom used to make, especially during Christmas. Our house was always filled with the scents of baking cookies and pies from November through New Years. Mom would bake up enough cookies to last (so we thought) a lifetime, but usually by the first week of January, all those goodies were gone. One of my favorites is my mom’s pecan pie recipe. You can also add brandy to the mix and cut back on the corn syrup to make it a more ‘grown up’ dessert for those office Christmas … [Read more...] about Mom’s Recipes – Pecan Pie