Orange Creamsicle Fudge

Orange Creamsicle Fudge

Orange Creamsicle Fudge is a bright & cheerful fudge candy that is great for holidays, such as Christmas or Easter.  Its delightful flavor will remind you of frozen orange & cream bars (such as Creamsicles or 50/50 bars). Of all the treats during the holidays, the one I usually avoid the most is fudge. It's not that I don't like fudge, but it's just that it's sooo sweet. I'll eat a piece or two, but I would be much happier sticking with cookies. Or other candies. But, my family? Most … [Read more...]

Cranberry Orange Bread

Cranberry Orange Bread

It's #SundaySupper time again and this week our theme is Helping Hands. Each participating food blogger is sharing a recipe for something that can be made to give to someone who might be going through a rough time...for whatever reason. I've had times when someone has surprised my family and I with a casserole or some bread.  These kind gestures have always meant a lot to us and made us feel like someone truly cared. Because I know how good it feels to be given a meal or baked goods … [Read more...]

Orange Spiced Roasted Chickpeas

Orange Spiced Roasted Chickpeas

I've been making and giving food gifts from the kitchen for years. When David and I were first married, I did so mostly because it was frugal. We didn't have much money for buying gifts for extended family and friends, so I would give gifts that I could bake - breads, cookies, candies -- even savory items from time to time. Making a loaf of banana bread didn't cost much, but it always seem to make people happy. … [Read more...]