New Years Reolutions!

Sunday, January 1, 2012

2012

As 2012 is here and 2011 came to an end... I hope you all made new year resolutions and plan on keeping them! My new years resolution is to... eat healthier and stay fit with a positive mind and attitude! Happy New Years, and I hope you 2 make a resolution!
-xoxo The Cooking Queen

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Tasty Oven Roasted Green Beans!

This is a must have at your next dinner! Here's the magic recipe!

Pre-Heat Oven to 350

1. 1 bundle of FRESH green beans
2. 2-3 Table spoons of Minced Garlic
3. Salt and Pepper to taste

Spread greens beans on a greased cookie sheet. Then put in oven for 25-30 minuets or until crispy! 

Enjoy this simple and easy dish with chicken and rice! 
-xo The Cooking Queen

Monday, December 26, 2011

Book Clubs!

A few weeks ago I wanted to start my own book club!I thought to my self... Kids and teens are always texting and online... So what better way to use our time then to start a book club!You 2 should start a book club!Here is what yu will need to have a fun book club:

1. A group with 4-6 people
2. Brain food snacks (have people bring there favorite food to be shared)
3. Meet at different houses or at a coffee shop
4. Pick a theam to make it more fun!
5. And pick a book as a group, to make sure every one wants to read it

Tada!!! Now you will have the perfect book club!Happy Reading!
-xo The Cooking Queen

Saturday, December 24, 2011

Records

There is nothing like listing to records with my family on a Saturday night! What a way to end a great day!
-The Cooking Queen

Saturday Mornings!

There is nothing like waking up and having your mom ask you if you want pancakes! Pancakes on a Saturday morning...well I could start all mornings like this! Check out the some cool pancake toppings below to help make your pancake even more tasty!!
  • Chocolate Chips
  • Fruit
  • Cinnamon and Cinnamon Sugar
  • M&M's
  • Sliced Banana 
  • Nuts
Enjoy!
xoxo- The Cooking Queen!

Friday, December 23, 2011

The Best Confetti Cake Recipe!

What a better way to celebrate the holidays with confetti cake! I got this recipe form New Junior Cookbook! Enjoy!

Here it is:
1-1/4 cups of all purpose flour
3/4 cups of gran. sugar
1-1/4 teaspoons baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
3/4 cup milk
1/3 cups butter
1 teaspoon vanilla
1 egg
2 tablespoons of rainbow sprinkles

  1. Pre-heat oven to 350
  2. Put flour,sugar,baking powder, and salt in the mixing bowl.                                                      Add milk,butter, and vanilla to the dry ingredients.
  3. Beat with electric mixer on low until blended. 
  4. Add egg. Beat on low again until mixed
  5. By hand stir in the sprinkles. Then put into a 8 inch. square baking pan.
  6. Bake for 25-30 min. Check with toothpick, after time is up.
  7. Cool.
  8. Frost and add a few more sprinkles for looks!
I hope you enjoyed this post! This serves 8.  
-xoxo The Cooking Queen! 



Thursday, December 22, 2011

Winter Greetings!

Winter Greetings! I have decided to start a blog about my life and about things that I think you all should know! I will start off by telling a little bit about my self....like I am 13 years old, my favorite color is PINK and I love cooking/baking/shopping and more! I will update this as much as I can and will share recipes, poems and other cool stuff I think you will like! Until next time...have a safe and happy holiday!
-The Cooking Queen! :)