Did you know it’s National Pizza Month? The next time you order a pizza or two for dinner, finish your meal with this vibrant and delicious Fresh Fruit Pizza!
Autumn is in full swing and pumpkin and apple treats have already appeared in my kitchen. If you’re short on inspiration, some of my favorite bloggers have shared their Best Fall Recipes. These are the BEST of the best! Besides the aforementioned, you’ll find sweet potatoes, cranberries and even pecans. Lots of winning dishes that would […]
Spinach Stuffed Pasta Shells were Katie’s request for her birthday dinner this month. Filled with ricotta, spinach, and mozzarella, they’re cheesy and comforting!
Katie combs Pinterest all year long for the perfect birthday cake. This year was a challenge. She selected a Red Velvet Checkerboard Cake. I was hoping for something easy!
I’m joining up with some of my favorite bloggers again this year to bring you some fabulous Halloween recipes. My Spiderweb Cupcakes are super simple and sure to please the goblins at your house! Thanks to the generous folks at Dixie Crystals for providing sugar for this post.
After the relaxed dinner routines of summer, the start of the school year brings a definite change. Homework and busy after school schedules make Easy Back to School Recipes a must!
We gathered for my gem of a mother-in-law’s funeral earlier this month. I adored her and she was a huge influence in my life as a friend as well as a second mother. Jane was a terrific cook, so I brought this Mocha Layer Cake for our family to enjoy as we celebrated the life […]
At the end of last month, I purchased a partial bushel of peaches with the intent to freeze them. As I snacked on the juicy fruit, the desire to bake up a dessert overtook my previous intentions. I spotted this Peach Pudding recipe in my emails, and made it for a family dinner!
The warm autumn spices in these Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars will evoke delicious memories of your Thanksgiving pumpkin pie. Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars I had a hankering for cheesecake. But no ordinary cheesecake. I yearned for a towering pumpkin cheesecake, sweet and dense and swirled with caramel. Unfortunately, the timing wasn’t right. Bill wasn’t as gung-ho about my […]
With a flaky pastry crust and a cinnamon spiced filling, this classic apple pie is irresistible! Perfect Apple Pie It is once again time for an installment of Two Sweetie Pies, where Danielle, of Hugs & Cookies XOXO, and I each make a recipe from each other’s blogs. My evil blogger twin came out on […]
Carrot Cake Whoopie Pies are created by filling two soft carrot, coconut and pecan-laden cookies with a generous swirl of cream cheese icing! Carrot Cake Whoopie Pies Our Sunday Supper theme this week is root vegetables. So instead of roasting parsnips or making a turnip mash (the hubby would revolt, I’m sure!), I went the carrot […]
Mim’s Hummus is the first I ever made. Simply garbanzo beans, hummus, lemon, garlic, and salt, it’s heavenly! Hummus Your Way Whether you use this as a dip or spread, this hummus is perfection. You can tweak it to your liking, adding more water to thin it out (my friend, Mim, says to never use […]
I’m starting a new feature to showcase some of my favorite finds for cooking, baking and entertaining. My dear friend, Shelli, shared some of this phenomenal Dish D’Lish French Seasoning Salt with me for my blog anniversary. When my sisters were visiting, we put what we quickly dubbed “crack salt” on absolutely everything. I have […]
I haven’t made this recipe in years…in fact, it’s been so long, I can’t find the recipe! I wasn’t thrilled with the quality of the mousse in the original, so this gave me the chance to revamp this cake. I chose an Alton Brown mousse recipe made without raw eggs…definitely a step up. And this […]