Monday, April 9, 2012

~ Easter Treats ~



I hope that everyone had a marvelous and blessed Easter!  Such a special time and always great for family get togethers.  We were going to do steaks on the grill ~ yes, a bit different menu here in Texas!  ;-)  We had heavy thunder storms so that idea had to go. I put the steaks in the freezer for another day.  We did a pork roast, baked potatoes with all the trimmings, roasted veggies, salad and yeast rolls.  For dessert, I made these miniature Coconut Pies and my daughter made a delicious Lemon Pound Cake.  I forgot to take my camera to her house so no photos of the lovely food. 

I have the most difficult time trying to make photographs of food as I'm preparing it ~ just flat forget!  I was ready to walk out the door when I remembered so please don't think this is the final presentation!  Packed for transporting only  ~  LOL





These were made for the grands ~ for them alone!  ;-)



The little marshmallow bunnies were adorable!

Now, it's back to laundry, cleaning, you name it.  I have done a bit of spray painting and planting flowers ~ just not finished yet.  Have a wonder*filled week!

14 comments:

  1. Glad to hear you had a wonderful Easter. The mini coconut pies look delicious!

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  2. Those look great, Pat! YUM!!!! I love the cartoon- how funny...xo Diana

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  3. My family actually DID have steaks on the grill for Easter! It was a lovely day. Your little coconut pies look yummy! :0)

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  4. I would have to go for one of the miniature coconut pies!!! And I think I resemble the tramp....I have some crazy colors in my hair right now! :/

    xo,
    RJ

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  5. Your sweet treats look delicious! Sounds like you had a great time.
    XO
    Lisa

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  6. Looks like dessert was covered nicely for Easter. Hope things are moving along smoothly for you. Smiles, Susie(She Junks)

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  7. Hi Pat, your pies and cupcakes look delish! Glad you had a lovely Easter. I have to start yard work soon. It has been windy here and a little cooler, more like a normal spring in NYC. We also have had brush fires. Scary. xo

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  8. Your treats look wonderful! I bet they were delicious! Glad you had a great weekend! Xoxo

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  9. It all looks so yummy and cute! Are those little pies?

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  10. You outdid yourself on these......so beautiful!

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  11. Looks delish! So Easter festive!! Glad you had a good holiday and love the tramp!

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  12. I find myself craving a coconut pie...They look beautiful! We had the steak on the grill idea here as well. It worked out for us, though. I bought a frozen Marie Callender pie. It was pretty tasty, but I'm sure yours was much better!
    -Revi

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  13. The cupcakes look scrumptious, pretty, and springy!

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  14. Did someone say spray paint? Sorry you could not make your steaks, but your plan B sounded yummy!

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