Rustic Apple Pie

Granny Smith apples usually go fast at my house. When they don’t, I make pie. 1 9-inch pie crust rolled to 10 inches. 5 medium-size apples – Granny Smith or Golden Delicious work great 1/2 cup brown sugar. White sugar will also work 1 1/2 tablespoons flour 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon…

Buttercream Icing

For cookies, cakes or graham crackers, if you have any extra! 1 cup butter — or 1/2 butter, softened and 1/2 cup shortening 4 cups powdered sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2-3 tablespoons milk Cream butter /shortening in a large mixing bowl. Gradually add remaining ingredients and beat at medium-high speed with an electric mixer…

Warm Winter Cake

Dessert or Breakfast? Pick one or both. This delight from the Kraft Family Food line up is one of our family’s favorites and perfect for a cold winter day like today. Serve warm. Yum. (Harrison likes it for breakfast) 1 package Yellow Cake Mix 2 small packages instant lemon pudding 1/3 cup sugar 2 cups…