Monday, June 1, 2009

Peanutbutter stuffed pine cones!!

Don't forget to feed our furry and feathered friends!! Heres a great recipe for birds and squirrels......its fun to make with the kids and the hours of animal watching out of our kitchen window is priceless!

Peanut butter stuffed pine cones

Get some pine cones and tie string around em so you can hang em in the trees or where ever.

1 cup chunky natural peanut butter no salt

1 1/4 cup coarse yellow corn meal

1/2 cup raisins

1/2 cup shelled peanuts

3 or 4 large pine cones and natural string or twine.

Begin by tying a length of string around the upper middle part of the cone.

Mix together all ingredients. Using your hands and a teaspoon or Popsicle stick pack the mixture into the pine cones grooves afterwards roll it in bird seed and hang some where you can watch the lil critters go wild!! 

Flintstones Dip

Flintstones Dip .....from Jackie

1 - 8 oz cream cheese
1 - small sour cream (250 ml)
3/4 cup chopped onion
1cup chopped cooked bacon
2 cups cheddar cheese

Mix together and bake at 350 for about an hour.

Like I have time for any Blog now I have Three!!

I was always referring back to my blog for some of the recipes I didn't put somewhere else so I decided to post my favs here for me to easily find.... hopefully it works!!