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Homemade Hot Chocolate

Homemade Hot Chocolate

One of my daughters recently asked me how to make homemade hot chocolate with cocoa powder, she said she remembered that’s how I always made it for her and her siblings when they were at home. We reminisced as I shared how easy it is to make and thought...

Five Flavor Cake With Six Flavor Glaze

Watkins five flavor cake with six flavor glaze

The popularity of cake recipes come and go but this five-flavor cake with six-flavor glaze has been a favorite for generations of families. It must be the delightful combination of lemon, coconut, rum, and vanilla that makes it so good. Ingredients for the Five-Flavor Cake: 1 cup/250 mL (2 sticks)...

Homemade Gourmet Flavored Coffee

Homemade Gourmet Flavored Coffee

Do like gourmet flavored coffee? Me too, so I make my own every day! What if I told you how you could easily enjoy frugal, healthy and delicious gourmet coffee every day too. Sound good? You probably already have a favorite brand of everyday coffee and that’s all you’ll...

Caramel Apple Fruit Dip

Caramel Apple Fruit Dip

When you make this dip you may not be able to stop eating it, it is that good so don’t say I didn’t warn you! Watkins caramel apple dip is quick and easy to make and it’s perfect for snacking, entertaining, packed lunches and more. Watkins caramel apple dip is...

How to Know Which Vanilla Extract To Use

One of the most common questions I am asked is which vanilla should I use? There are many vanilla extracts to choose from, Watkins has three types pure, baking and clear vanilla. I’ll help you determine the best vanilla for your needs. Here’s a handy chart explaining how to...

Pressure Cooker Cheesecake in Jars

Pressure Cooker Cheesecake in Jars

This pressure cooker cheesecake is light, creamy and tastes amazing, plus it’s fast and easy! The jars are adorable and make cute mini cheesecakes! I recently purchased an electric pressure cooker and everyone in the Instant Pot community kept raving about the cheesecake they made in theirs. Who knew...

Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte

Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte

Are you a pumpkin spice latte fan? Did you know it’s easy to make this super popular fall coffee beverage at home? Yes! It’s more economical to make it yourself and you get to control the ingredients too. You can make your pumpkin spice latte with regular coffee brewed stronger than...

Is It Ok For Children to Eat Frosting?

People often ask me questions and I’m thrilled to answer them but I thought it would also be a good idea to post some of them and the answers here! I hope you find the answer to this question I received by email helpful. “I made cupcakes with buttercream frosting using Watkins...

Homemade Ice cream

You won’t believe how easy it is to make ice cream at home! This basic recipe for vanilla ice cream contains only three ingredients, cream, honey and vanilla. If you have an ice cream maker it’s even easier but you don’t need one. Hubby loves ice cream, but I...

The Ultimate Chocolate Sauce

If you are looking for low fat, low calorie this isn’t for you! If you are a looking for chocolatey decadence, you will love the ultimate chocolate sauce. Serve it over ice cream, cake, use it a fruit dip… Or just eat it off the spoon! (Did I say...