No Churn Cherry Cheesecake Ice Cream

It’s stone fruit season in our area of the country and I couldn’t be happier!   What is stone fruit?   It’s any fruit with a “stone” or pit inside of it.   These are fruits like peaches, plums, and nectarines.   My favorite stone fruit is the cherry.   I absolute love the sweet and slightly tart flavor of cherries.   The problem is that they cost 6-7 dollars per pound most of the year.   Now that they are in season they are down to 3 dollar per pound so I picked up a few pounds to make my favorite desserts and beverages.  I planned … Continue reading

Baked Lemon Blueberry Donuts

Baked Lemon Blueberry Donuts - Lady Behind The Curtain

These Baked Lemon Blueberry Donuts are a healthier version to the normal fried donuts. One of my first jobs was working at a snack bar in Safeway.  It was called a snack bar but we had everything a diner would have and more including steaks that the customers got to pick from the meat counter themselves.  Anyway the ‘”snack bar” was located next to the bakery.  Back in those days (the late 70′s) a grocery store bakery actually made all their baked goods in house. They weren’t shipped to them ready to bake.  I remember watching the baker fry the … Continue reading

Tomato Feta Pasta Salad

Tomato Feta Pasta Salad from Juggling Act Mama

Hello! It’s Ang from Juggling Act Mama back today to share with you an easy side dish that’s perfect for summer entertaining. I love entertaining in the summer.  It’s so casual and easy, but that doesn’t mean it has to be boring. My Tomato Feta Pasta Salad is quick to make – just a handful of ingredients – and full of flavor!  What you don’t have on hand, you can easily pick up at the grocery store. This year, I planted tons of herbs, and my Greek oregano is flourishing.  I wanted to make a pasta salad with some of … Continue reading

Cast Party Wednesday #150…and… a Giveaway!


Hello and Welcome to Cast Party Wednesday. To celebrate my wonderful RECIPE CONTRIBUTORS I have put together a fun GIVEAWAY!  Party in a Box!  Everything you will need to create a Vintage Carnival themed party!  See below for details. It’s time for Cast Party Wednesday!  You know what that means?  Time to celebrate our hard work and the wonderful creations that have come from it.  PLEASE feel free to add as many posts as you like.  I love it when creative minds come together!  Forget about the rules lets just HAVE FUN! THANK YOU FOR VISITING LADY BEHIND THE CURTAIN AND … Continue reading

Old Fashioned Carnival Party {Party in a Box Giveaway}


IT’S A PARTY IN A BOX GIVEAWAY! Ready to create a fun party?  This Old Fashioned Carnival Party is packed with fun ideas on how you can create an exciting party!  Filled with vintage items. THE BEST NEWS IS…… I’M GIVING IT ALL AWAY! From vintage popcorn bags, vintage peanut bags to plastic clown cupcake toppers.  This Old Fashioned Carnival Party has it all. Scroll down to learn how you can WIN this party! Let’s start with my favorite item, THE FERRIS WHEEL CUPCAKE HOLDER (you can purchase one from Amazon).  The cupcakes that are riding the Ferris wheel are … Continue reading

Roasted Red Pepper Mango Sauce

Roasted Red Pepper Mango Sauce - Lady Behind The Curtain

This wonderful Roasted Red Pepper Mango Sauce is sweet with a little kick from  the crushed red peppers. The sweet mango and the smokey red peppers compliment each other to make a delicious sauce.  This Roasted Red Pepper Mango Sauce would serve as the perfect base for a salsa.  Just add cilantro and lime.  Serve with chips or serve as is on chicken or fish. I love these Mangoes.  I always have a jar in the refrigerator.  It’s perfect to make sweet salsa’s or smoothies. Create your own Recipe Box and save your favorite Lady Behind The Curtain recipes.  Make … Continue reading