Angel by My Side

Angel by My Side by on www.cookingwithruthie.com #miracles #angels #life

4 weeks ago tomorrow~ I had an experience that has forever changed my life... Driving in the morning commute at 68 mph, my car hit ice which launched me into an uncontrollable spin.  Then in a split second I was hurling straight for the bed of a semi truck and it dawned on me that I was probably going die. At that moment, with my hands on my cheeks and giving it all over to God- I hit … [Read more...]

Super Saturday #75 and Homemade Christmas Decor

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Super Saturday #75 and Homemade Christmas Decor Wanting to add a little something extra to your current Christmas decor? We spotted some easy, DIY holiday craft projects during the linkup. You might want to try adding to your decor with one of these great ideas. Rustic Pallet Wood Christmas Card Tree from Making It In the Mountains Candy Christmas Trees from upstate … [Read more...]

Gram’s English Toffee take 2

Gram's English Toffee take 2 is one of our families very favorite Holiday recipes! #chocolate #recipe

Okay. I gotta admit, when I made Gram's English Toffee Video and went to link up the recipe post from a couple of years ago~ I was a little embarrassed by the photo. Seriously.  It's creepy y'all, it totally looks something that jumped out of the 'How the Grinch Stole Christmas' movie.  (click here if you'd like to see) I just had to have another take on it... we love this recipe … [Read more...]

Baked Shrimp and Feta

Baked Shrimp and Feta from Back Around the Table Cookbook on www.cookingwithruthie.com #recipe #shrimp #cooking

Food is comforting for all of us. I'm pretty sure I was Italian in another life- anything warm and smelling of Italian spices is just so comforting to me.  Add in a fresh baguette and Mama Mia! Perfecto. As I was reading through Back Around the Table: An “In the Kitchen with David” Cookbook from QVC’s Resident Foodie I just couldn't pass up his Baked Shrimp and Feta … [Read more...]

Holiday Pretzel Crisps

Holiday Pretzel Crisps are so easy to make but oh so tasty! by www.cookingwithruthie.com #recipes #holidays #candycanes

 Holiday Pretzel Crisps are a must have for your Holiday Baking this year! They're simple to make and fun for the kids to help with too. White chocolate dipped pretzels have been a long time family favorite of ours... then add on the crushed candy cane and they're to-die-for delicious! Holiday Pretzel Crisps   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 5 mins Total … [Read more...]

Choffy Mousse

Choffy Mousse is a healthier mousse recipe but every bit as delicious as the higher calorie version! by www.cookingwithruthie.com #recipe #dessert #chocolate #choffy

Y'all know how I love to skinny recipes down, keeping all the flavor but with less calories.  It's a little competition I have with myself sometimes...  all in good clean fun, of course! Choffy Mousse is my version of  the decadent chocolate mousse that your sweet tooth is used to enjoying but a little skinnier! (the skinny part can be our little secret) Instead of lots and lots of … [Read more...]

Holiday Dark Chocolate Dream Brownies

Holiday Dark Chocolate Dream Brownies are deliciously dreamy! by www.cookingwithruthie.com #chocolate #brownies #recipes

Holiday Dark Chocolate Dream Brownies are so very worthy of being called 'Dreamy'... oh my. I just love all of Peanut Butter & Co. varieties and Dark Chocolate Dream just happens to be one of my faves! Have you discovered Peanut Butter & Co brand?  All of their peanut butter is kosher, gluten-free and vegan (except for The Bee’s Knees which is vegetarian).  Guess what?  Since … [Read more...]

Best of the Best in 2014

Best of the Best in 2014! Top 10 most popular recipes from www.cookingwithruthie.com #recipes #popular

I always think it's fun to see the most popular posts for each year! Here's a Collection of Cooking with Ruthie's Best of the Best from 2014...     Check out Best of the Best in 2014 by Ruth Andrus Knudsen at Foodie.com   Most popular post overall in 2014:  Kitchen Tip Series on Lettuce Top 10 Recipes: 1.  Slow Cooker Sesame Chicken  2. … [Read more...]

Chocolate Curls Tutorial

Chocolate Curls Tutorial a simple way to garnish your desserts! by www.cookingwithruthie.com #desserts #video #tutorial

Want a beautifully simple way to garnish your desserts? This Chocolate Curls Tutorial is just what you're looking for... you'll love it! I used this technique on my Cherry White Chocolate Cream Pie so I thought it'd be helpful to make a video showing you how simple and fun they are to make :)     You may find some of my other videos helpful too… Kitchen Tip … [Read more...]

Cherry White Chocolate Cream Pie

Cherry White Chocolate Cream Pie is a deliciously simple dessert to enjoy with your family and friends! by www.cookingwithruthie.com #recipes #luckyleaf #pie

Dreamy, right?!  Ode to those pies that are the perfect balance of sweet with a bit of sour and a touch of crunch.  Definitely dream worthy! Our Cherry White Chocolate Cream Pie goes even one step further... yes, I know.  Hard to imagine but, read the recipe and you'll be in heaven over how simple it is to make. You're familiar with Lucky Leaf Pie Fillings, right?  I think they're … [Read more...]

Super Saturday #74 and Snowy Recipes

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Thanks for participating in the Best Recipes and DIY Projects Party last week! We're thrilled to share some of our favorite links from last week's link party with you. "Snow clouds hang low and threatenin', maybe they won't prayin' they will!" Remember that Christmas song? Well, we're definitely fans of white Christmases! But if you don't live in a spot of the world where snow and … [Read more...]

Chalkboard Bag Gift Idea

Chalkboard Bag Gift Idea by www.polkadotpoplar.com on www.cookingwithruthie.com #craft #gift

Our friend Dru is here from Polkadot Poplars to share a super cute holiday gift idea! Chalkboard Bag Gift Idea is just adorable for those little hands in your life~ grand babies and small kiddos will love them so much.   Hello! Are you ready for the holidays? It always seems like there is so much to do. Do you feel the same? I've been trying to simplify my holidays because I've … [Read more...]