Host a Family Cookie Decorating Party

Host a Family Cookie Decorating Party

On those quiet weekend afternoons when you need a fun activity to occupy the kids, why not throw them a cookie decorating party? It’s a chance to let their creative juices flow, make something sweet to eat and build family memories all at once. All it takes is a little prep and the right supplies. […]

5 Essential Cooking and Baking Mobile Apps

5 Essential Cooking and Baking Mobile Apps

Are you still fumbling through old cookbooks and tattered clippings from magazines while you try to get dinner on the table? You may want to upgrade your weeknight dinners and Sunday suppers by adding a few cooking and baking apps to your tablet or smartphone. Here’s a list of our favorite cooking and baking apps […]

How to throw the perfect Labor Day party

Pinterest Does the upcoming Labor Day weekend have you thinking about a party on the patio? We at Mother Rucker’s Sweets have a few tips to make sure you’ve got all your Labor Day party details covered. The Invite Word of mouth gets the job done for little get-togethers, but if you’ve got a bigger […]

Teach Your Kids Math with Cookies

Teach Your Kids Math with Cookies

What’s the best way to teach your kids something new? Compare it to something they already love—like food. Children are innately interested in exploring the world around them, but they can be a little resistant to anything that requires memorization and recital, like math. By using fun foods, like Mother Rucker’s Sweets Chocolate Chippies and Peanut Butter Oatmeal […]

Our Favorite Dark Chocolate Recipes

Our Favorite Dark Chocolate Recipes

For some people, just one mention of the word chocolate can make the cravings set in. The reason chocolate can be so addictive has a lot to do with the effect it has on our bodies when we eat it. Eating chocolate actually stimulates the release of endorphins, which are natural hormones associated with feelings of […]