Marion's Delicious and Simple Date Bars
I have sewn some things but it is raining like crazy outside and there is no pretty light to take pictures with so I thought I would share my grandma Marion's date bar recipe which was a big hit at our house last week. This picture were taken a few days ago when the skies were bright and lovely! My mom used to make these and always told me they were from my dad's mother, Marion. I always loved them and when I made them the other day I was so pleased that my girls love them too. Cal is...
date squares. These are called matrimonial cakes out west. When I 1st moved there, I was surprised to find out that the hype for matrimonial cakes were just my Mum's common date squares.
A luscious date filling is sandwiched between a wonderful oatmeal streusel crust and topping in these tasty treats. They're rich, sweet and sensational! Terrific for holiday and Christmas baking and for Christmas Cookie Exchanges.
Protien packed power snack
I don't know about you, but I need a good go to easy snack that will fill me and keep me from eating the really unhealthy quick convenient food found ,well everywhere! I remember getting introduced my first Larabar and realizing there were at most 4 ingredients in them. These cost about $1.89 wherever you are which is pretty spendy if you ask me. So we buy them as our road trip food, special snacks, because they are crazy expensive, and because just one doesn't fill me or the kids up. Then I…