Chocolate Chunk Pumpkin Bread
Today is the 1st day we turned on our furnace! Personally, I just love the cool air that lasts all day now and the smell of fall foods cooking in my kitchen. To celebrate the first day of Fall my girls and I whipped out 2 loaves of Chocolate Chunk Pumpkin Bread. I can’t even tell you how good our house smells! Smells of cinnamon, nutmeg and pumpkin pie. The Chocolate Chunk Pumpkin bread was so good that all we have left of the two loaves is about four slices. I’m going to have to make some more tomorrow! It is so delicious. Happy Fall!
Cinnamon Rolls for Now and Later.
It is a warm cinnamon roll kind of a day. The snow is 4 feet deep outside and it has been around for a very long time. I am 8 months pregnant and my two youngest girls are home with me painting and watching old Mickey Mouse cartoons. Fortunately two weeks ago I made cinnamon rolls and popped half in the freezer unbaked to save for a best friends weekend I hosted at my house on Thursday-Saturday. Unfortunately with all the excitement of having all the guests (11 little kids and 5 adults) I spaced pulling out of the frozen cinnamon rolls to bake for my best friends. Today I am glad I forgot though, because we could have fresh baked cinnamon rolls without all the work. This recipe is better then any recipe I have ever tried. I didn’t include it in my book “Fabulous Freezer Meals” because at the time I was assembling recipes, I was anti-shortening and anti-white flour. Now that I am big and pregnant and it is so cold outside, I am embracing shortening and white flour recipes…they just taste the best. Hope you enjoy. This is one of my very favorite comfort food recipes.
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My favorite Ice Cream Cake
Posted by Jenny Stanger in Desserts Wednesday, 8 August 2012 14:56 No Comments
Photo courtesy of melskitchenfafe.com
This is my all time favorite ice cream cake recipe. It is easy to mix and match with different ice creams, garnish with any flavor cookie or candy bar around the edges and a sinch to make. Also, it will last 2 months in your freezer (if you can wait that long to eat it) so you can make it a week before your party. Enjoy! I do not have a picture of the Grasshopper Ice Cream Cake, but it looks similar to the one above. Only my ice cream cake is surrounded by cookies (or candy bars) and I use mint ice cream on top and cookies and cream on the bottom. Enjoy!
Grasshopper Ice Cream Cake
Yield: 10 servings