Triple Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies

Triple Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Ya know how sometimes you just need a little chocolate fix but don't want to make a big ole' mess in the kitchen??? Triple Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies are my answer to that I-need-chocolate-now dilemma :) Yep.  Chocolate yumminess in a jiffy... you can thank me later. (or the next time you need your chocolate fix) Triple Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies   Print Prep time 10 … [Read more...]

Snickerdoodle Cookies

Snickerdoodle Cookies by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

  These delightful Snickerdoodle Cookies are a long-time family favorite from our Grandma Knudsen! You'll see exactly why we love them so much when you bake your own batch of these little babies...   Snickerdoodle Cookies   Print Prep time 20 mins Cook time 10 mins Total time 30 mins   Author: Ruthie Recipe type: Dessert Serves: 36 Ingredients … [Read more...]

Mango Macadamia Bars

Mango Macademia Bars by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Let me introduce y'all to Miss Jocelyn from Caramel Potatoes.com She's the newest member of our Creative Team and I'm soooo excited she'll be coming to share with us each month! I won't keep you waiting any longer~ Jocelyn's Mango Macadamia Bars look like just what your next summer-time gathering is looking for...   I am so excited to be here -- Thanks a million Ruthie!!  I … [Read more...]

Maw Maw’s Potato Salad and Star Valley, WY

Maw Maw's Potato Salad on www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

    Maw Maw's Potato Salad is a Southern savory side dish that I wanted to share with y'all!  It's soooo good. My best friend, Carol Ray, her folks, our 2 fishermen-boy's, and I just spent a relaxing couple of days in Star Valley, Wy.  It was kick-back-country living to the this city girl... Have you been to Afton, Wyoming?  It's breath taking- just SO beautiful!  I tried … [Read more...]

Triple Berry Banana Bread

Triple Berry Banana Bread by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Some of you may know that I was over weight about 14 years ago (read my weight loss story here) and I lost 95 pounds over a 4 year period.  I've kept it off by making healthy changes to my lifestyle and a big part of that was healthier techniques in my cooking.  This recipe has some of my favorite reduce calories/fat tricks in it. A couple of my favorite tricks are: replace 80% of the … [Read more...]

Classic Angel Flake Cake (kraft)

Classic Angel Flake Cake by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

  Get ready cuz we're going to have all kinds of fun in the kitchen this week with Kraft Foods! YUM.   Can I just say, I was more than thrilled to be able to prepare and create delightful spring dessert recipes with this packed-with-yummy-ingredients basket that Kraft sent over...    Y'all will be thrilled too... three fabulous spring dessert recipes coming your way. I can't … [Read more...]

Angel Food Cake with Michigan Cherry Tart Preserves

Angel Food Cake with Michigan Cherry Tart Preserves by www.highheelstohotwheels.com on www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Amanda from High Heels to Hot Wheels is here visiting with us this morning! She's brought one of my all time favorite desserts Angel Food Cake with Michigan Cherry Tart Preserves ! I have always loved Angel Food Cake.  Oh my- I remember sneaking to pick off the top, while it was cooling upside down on a glass sprite bottle as a kid.  YUMMY :) I won't keep y'all waiting and turn it … [Read more...]

Banana Cookies with Banana Frosting

Banana Cookies with Banana Frosting by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Today... I'm thrilled to be part of a blog tour for Six Sisters Stuff new cookbook! (don't miss a chance to win 1 of 10 copies of this book by entering at the end of the post)   I can't tell you how packed-with-fun-and-yummy ideas it is. I dog earred nearly the entire thing and wish I could share every recipe with y'all.  But since I get to share just one... you'll need … [Read more...]

Tortilla Espanola

Tortilla-Espanola

Today, we're cooking in the kitchen with Jen from Bakerette ... She's brought Tortilla Espanola for us to enjoy with her today :) Do you ever have those days when your child springs a school project on you at the last moment that's due "tomorrow"? We had one of those days just this week. My daughter had to have an ethnic cooking project done along with pictures and a poster … [Read more...]

Poached Eggs

How to Poach Eggs in the Microwave by www.heathersfrenchpress.com on www.whatcookingwithruthie.com

We are in the kitchen with Heather today... she has come to share a quick and yummy breakfast idea! Poached Eggs.  AND they look like the a fun addition to add to my healthy morning routine. I won't keep ya waiting and so I'll turn it on over to her...   Heather from French Press  here..again :) are you tired of seeing me yet? I hope not. Today I am sharing with you one … [Read more...]

Valentine Sugar Cookies

Valentine Sugar Cookies by www.whatscookingwihtruhtie.com

I love to cook and bake so, I've been spreading a little bit of love around with these Valentine Sugar Cookies! Cooking is an expression of love for me.  It’s the way I say, “I love you” to the people in my life.  Healthy and balanced meals for my family because I love and care about them.  Having a hard day?…  a plate of cookies will surely make it all better!  (my friends secretly … [Read more...]

Chocolate Covered Cherry Bundt Cake

Chocolate Covered Cherry Bundt Cake by www.whatscookingwithruthie.com

Chocolate Covered Cherry Bundt Cake is moist, delicious, and a lovely idea for a Valentines dinner dessert... and MAYBE there'll be enough left over to share a little with the kids :) K... and I also LOVE that there's not any oil in the cake!  The frosting is another story but WOW it's so good!!  (You'll be in chocolate heaven) 5.0 from 1 reviews Chocolate Covered Cherry … [Read more...]