Berry Trifles in a Jar

This is one of Lyric’s (age 13) favorites. Show off your red, white and blue with this fun cake and berry trifle. 12 wide mouth ½ pint mason jars 1 cup cake flour ½ cup and an additional 1 cup granulated sugar 9 Egg-Lands Best Eggs 1 teaspoon plus a second teaspoon vanilla extract 1 […]

Apple Goons and Eyeballs

Eyeballs Make 24 hours before needed. Package of mini-chocolate chips 1 cup powdered sugar 1 teaspoon cornstarch 1 Tablespoon corn syrup 2 teaspoons LDF milk Whisk together powdered sugar and cornstarch. Add corn syrup and milk and stir to a thick paste. Spoon into a piping bag (or baggie with the corner snipped off) and […]

Easter Bunny Cake

Bake 2-9″ round cakes from your favorite recipe or 18.25 oz. box cake. Let cool completely. Frosting: 6 Cups powdered sugar 3 sticks butter, softened 1 Tbs. vanilla extract 2- 3 Tbs. milk Items to go on top of frosting: 1 1/4 Cups sweetened, shredded coconut Gum drops for the nose and eyes Marshmallows for […]

Bird Nests

1/2 cup chocolate chips 1/3 cup chow mein noodles 1 Tbs. hot water Jelly Beans or Tic-Tac candies Waxed paper and spatula In microwave, melt chocolate chips in 10 second intervals, until melted. Quickly add hot water and stir until smooth. Add chow mein noodles and stir until coated with spatula. Drop onto waxed paper […]

Decorating Eggs, Hard-Boiled or Blown Eggs

Two Fun Ways to Prepare your Eggs for Decorating Hard-Boiled Eggs: Place the eggs in room temperature water. Bring to a boil then turn down to a low boil for 12 minutes. Remove from stove and let cool before decorating. Refrigerate within 2 hours of cooking and use within a week. What to do with […]

Pop Up Pancake

This pancake serves 2 or 3 people. First get permission and help in using the oven. Turn the oven on to 400 degrees so it will warm up. Get out the stuff: A pie pan A medium sized bowl. 2 Tablespoons of butter or stick margarine 2 Eggs 1/2 Cup Milk 1/2 Cup Flour Put […]

Purple Cow

Have you ever seen one? One tall glass 3/4 Cup Milk 1 1/2 Tablespoon frozen, concentrated grape juice 1/4 Cup vanilla yogurt Measure the milk, frozen grape juice and yogurt into a container with a tight lid. Hold onto the container and lid firmly and shake like crazy until everything is mixed and foamy. Pour […]

Little Calf Milk Shake

Heat a gallon of water to 110 degrees. Mix in 1 pound of dried whey and low fat powdered milk fortified with Vitamins A,K, B12, D3, E, Calcium and phosphorus. Stir carefully until dissolved and serve in a calf-sized bottle.

Fizzy Chocolate

It tickles your mouth! 3/4 Cup milk 1 Tablespoon chocolate syrup 2 Tablespoons club soda or 7-up. A tall glass filled with ice Have everything cold. Measure the milk and chocolate syrup into a container with a tight lid and shake hard, until it’s all mixed. Open the container and add the 2 tablespoons of […]

Cheesie Quesadillas

THE HOT STUFF Ask an adult if you can use the oven and the cheese shredder. Turn on the oven to 350 degrees. Get out a cookie sheet, cheese shredder or grater, and a can opener. Don’t forget to get out this food stuff too: 8 ounces of Mild Cheddar or Jack cheese 6 medium […]