25 Mint Desserts Roundup

25 Mint Desserts Roundup

It’s been the week of green mint desserts. We started with that yummy No Bake Grasshopper Ice Cream Pie followed by BYU Mint Brownies. I just couldn’t help myself and we are going to close up this lovely mint chapter here on the blog with a yummy Mint Dessert Roundup!  All you non mint lovers, hold on.  I’ve got some lovely lemon recipes coming soon!!    Andes Mint Ice Cream from Your Homebased Mom Chocolate Mint French Macarons from bake.love.give Chocolate Mint Halfway Bars from The Gunny Sack Chocolate Mint [Continue Reading…]

St. Patrick’s Day Chocolate Dipped Oreos

St. Patrick's Day Chocolate Dipped Oreos

I have never been a huge fan of St. Patrick’s Day.  Most years I don’t even bother to wear green (Pinch me!)  In fact my poor children were deprived because we never really celebrated St. Patrick’s Day when they were growing up.  Now that I am doing more family history work I have discovered that I do have a little bit of Irish blood in me. So I have decided this year I better wear green and pay a little homage to my Irish ancestors.  I have many years of [Continue Reading…]

St. Patrick’s Day Dinner and Treat Ideas


If you need a fun treat idea for St. Patrick’s Day be sure and check out my Leprechaun Bark that I made last year. And for dinner you might want to try Pesto Chicken and Roasted Asparagus. And of course a nice Spinach Apple Salad would go perfectly too!  Add in some thin slices of green apple for extra green (apples missing in the photo). Hope your St. Paddy’s Day is a good one – best of luck to you!