Mini Chocolate Pecan Pies

There are a few things that make me question my legitimacy as a good Southern girl. I don’t like sweet tea (gasp!). And I don’t like pecan pie. Now I don’t know what to do about the sweet tea but I’ve found a way to make pecan pies not only bearable but absolutely crave-worthy. These mini chocolate pecan pies maximize the buttery, flaky pie crust and the lovely pecan halves with just enough chocolate filling to hold them together! The {Read More}


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Jiffy Peach Cobbler

Jiffy pie crust mix helps make this quick and easy dessert.  I got this recipe from my mother-in-law several years ago, she uses vanilla instead of the almond extract. 2 (29 oz) cans sliced peaches in heavy syrup 1 cup brown sugar 1 teaspoon almond extract or 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 boxes Jiffy brand pie crust mix ½ cup melted butter Preheat oven to 350. Grease a 9×13 baking dish. Mix peaches (do not drain), sugar and extract and pour {Read More}

About Tracey Cagle

My God brought me out of a pit of my own creation and blessed me beyond my wildest dreams. I am a second wife to my high school sweetheart and mother of four. I work part-time for a market research company and full-time as chauffeur, chef, and cheerleader to the children. I am active in my church home, where I teach a women's Sunday school class and facilitate bible studies. I enjoy volunteering. I write children's stories and have been rejected by some of the most renowned publishing companies in America. My daughter tells me Dr. Seuss was rejected on 17 submissions so I still have a way to go.

Ice Cream Sandwich Dessert

Loi Palmer, June 2005 MMCW 24 ice cream sandwiches, 1 jar fudge ice cream topping, 1 jar butterscotch or caramel ice cream topping, 1 large Cool Whip tub, 1 cup roasted/salted peanuts or your favorite candy bar cut up. Unwrap 12 ice cream sandwiches and line a 9 x 13 casserole pan. Drizzle fudge topping followed by caramel topping on sandwiches. Spread half of the Cool Whip on the sandwiches. Unwrap remaining sandwiches and make a second layer. Top with {Read More}

About Loi Palmer

Loi and her husband Chuck have been married 22 years and have a revolving back door with three teens. She has a successful direct sales business, and is involved in a thriving mentoring ministry to women--Mom to Mom. Loi's passion is cheering on young moms in their vital role as godly wives and moms.