Slow Cooker Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Slow Cooker Garlic Mashed Potatoes - Lady Behind The Curtain

Picture it…everyone’s hungry all the food is ready EXCEPT for the mashed potatoes!  Do you need to delete some stress from your holiday meal?  Now you can with these easy stress free slow cooker garlic mashed potatoes.  Simply put the potatoes in the slow cooker, turn it on and let them go.  NO MIXER just a potato masher.  LOOK down below for “make ahead” instructions. Print Slow Cooker Garlic Mashed Potatoes Yield: Serves 12 Ingredients3 pounds baking potatoes (such as russet or Yukon gold). peeled and cut into 2-inch pieces 6 cloves garlic, smashed 1 bay leaf 2 – 14.5 ounce … Continue reading

Steel-Cut Oatmeal Brulee

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NOT JUST YOUR EVERYDAY OATMEAL! A GREAT start to a cold morning.  Snuggle up to a warm and comforting bowl of  “special” oatmeal.  Loaded with fruit, a hint of cinnamon and orange, topped with a crunchy sugar topping.  Now the comfort can begin! THE FACTS OF OATMEAL: Steel-cut oats are the whole oat kernel, which is cut into two or three pieces using steel discs. They are a better source of fiber than rolled oats, but take longer to cook. Rolled oats have the bran mostly removed and are rolled flat to make them easier to cook. With the bran … Continue reading

Chocolate Toffee Caramel Bites

Chocolate Toffee Caramel Bites - Lady Behind The Curtain

These Chocolate Toffee Caramel Bites are small cookies that you can pop in your mouth!   With a wonderful gooey caramel center and crunchy  toffee bits all inside a fudgy cookie.  OH MY!  YES! YES! YES! Take a small portion of the cookie dough, place a mini Rolo caramel candy in the center,wrap the dough around the caramel and you’ll get the most amazing cookies packed with toffee bites. Place Chocolate Toffee Caramel Bites on a cookie sheet. Look at all those Toffee Bites.  Can’t find Toffee Bites?  I found mine at Walmart.  I have also seen them at Safeway. Bake 8 … Continue reading

Peanut Butter Dog Biscuits

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These healthy treats are for the one in the family that gives you their unconditional love, and deserves to receive a Christmas gift too! Making a holiday cookie tray for family and friends?  Do they have a dog?  Why not tuck in a little something for their dog on that goodie tray. Here is the printable for the dog biscuit treat bag tag. Peanut Butter Dog Biscuit Recipe Ingredients 1/2 cup water 1/2 cup oil 2 eggs 3 tablespoons peanut butter 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup cornmeal 1/2 cup oats Directions Preheat oven to 400 degrees. … Continue reading

Chai Breakfast Cupcakes

Lady Behind The Curtain - Chai Breakfast Cupcakes

WAKE UP and smell the tea? Because I am not a coffee drinker I LOVE tea and I LOVE the chai tea from Starbucks. So here’s a treat for all you tea drinkers. For an on-the-go breakfast, brunch, Christmas morning, Thanksgiving morning or a bake sale these cupcakes/muffins would be PERFECT! These cupcakes freeze beautifully so you can make them before the chaos of the holidays get here.

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Cast Party Wednesday: Link Party #72

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WELCOME TO ANOTHER CAST PARTY WEDNESDAY! I’m so glad you decided to join us!  I really appreciate you taking the time to share your creations here at Cast Party Wednesday! IF YOU MISSED THEM HERE ARE LAST WEEKS POSTS WHAT HAPPENED LAST WEEK AT LADY BEHIND THE CURTAIN #7 —————————————————————————————————————————————————– RULES ALL POSTS ARE WELCOME! THE POST YOU ENTER MUST BE MADE BY YOU! By submitting your post you give me permission to promote your post through pinterest and facebook. A link back to this website MUST appear somewhere on your post. A TEXT LINK, BUTTON, SIDEBAR. OR A LIST … Continue reading