The Best Lemon Bars Recipe #SundaySupper

The Best Lemon Bars Recipe | A sublime citrus treat with a shortbread crust

This is the BEST Lemon Bars Recipe bar none. The buttery shortbread crust is  topped with a thick, luscious citrus layer for a sublime treat!

Cavatini Supreme Recipe #Giveaway #FavoriteFamilyRecipe

Cavatini Supreme Recipe | A family friendly meaty pasta dish topped with oodles of cheese!

When we were newlyweds, my in-laws would visit us armed with dinner. I remember loving my mother-in-law’s Cavatini Supreme recipe, a pasta casserole with ground beef, pepperoni, red sauce and loads of gooey mozzarella. I received a Lagostina casserole in exchange for my honest review. All opinions are my own.

Bananas Foster | A simple, classic New Orleans dessert. Perfect for Mardi Gras!

Bananas Foster #SundaySupper

With Mardi Gras just days away, I thought I’d practice my flambe skills and whip up Bananas Foster, a classic New Orleans dessert.

Sausage Mushroom Pizza | Made with a fabulous homemade, yeast dough crust

Homemade Sausage Mushroom Pizza

I’ve used a lot of cheater pizza crusts over the years, but I’ve finally found a recipe that’s worth the extra effort. I whipped up this Homemade Sausage Mushroom pizza from scratch, down to the homemade yeast dough!

Chocolate Mayonnaise Cake | Rich, moist and irresistible!

Chocolate Mayonnaise Cake

This moist, scrumptious Chocolate Mayonnaise Cake was popular when I was growing up. We got past the ewwww factor of the mayo once we took our first bite! It’s seriously one amazing cake!

Pork Chops Dijonnaise | Incredibly delicious pan seared chops with a creamy mustard sauce

Pork Chops Dijonnaise #SundaySupper

Pork is a popular entree at our house. Often I’ll take my favorite chicken dijon recipe and whip up Pork Chops Dijonnaise, with a creamy mustard sauce!

Best Peanut Butter Lovers Recipes

Best Peanut Butter Lovers Recipes

Boy, do I have a treat for you today! If you’re a huge fan of peanut butter desserts like I am, you’ll be tickled with the Best Peanut Butter Lovers Recipes I’m sharing today.

Best Blue Cheese Salad Dressing Transform simple greens into something amazing!

Best Blue Cheese Salad Dressing

I have one of the pickiest husbands in the world. Just ask my friends. But despite his extra discriminating palate, he adores Blue Cheese Salad Dressing! I find this hard to comprehend, but I’m not complaining!

Lemon Bar Cheesecake

Lemon curd and candied lemons make for one unforgettable Lemon Bar Cheesecake! You will swoon with your first nibble! Lemon Bar Cheesecake I was assigned dessert for a New Year’s Day gathering (of course!) and instead of the usual chocolate route, I veered towards another quintessential flavor, lemon. My friend, and  interior decorator, raved about […]

Chocolate Pots de Crème with White Chocolate Whipped Cream

Ready for their water bath~ Garnished with white chocolate whipped cream, raspberries and chocolate curls… or just plain~ I was delighted to receive an invitation from Jill, cookbook author as well as a delightful blogger and friend, who shares her fabulous macarons and French adventures on her website, Mad About Macarons.  As macaron, pavlova and […]

Ad Hoc Chocolate Chunk Cookies

A good dose of dark brown sugar gave these chocolate chip cookies from Ad Hoc a superb chewy texture. Then using premium chocolate, like Valrhona, pushes these over the top. Down to just 3 in the house these days, it’s rare to have something that all of us rave about. These Ad Hoc Chocolate Chunk […]

Chippy Bars | Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Chippy Bars AKA Chocolate Chip Bars

Chippy Bars AKA Chocolate Chip Bars are a quicker way to get all the deliciousness of chocolate chip cookies without all the effort! Chippy Bars This recipe came from pure laziness. My family (husband being the band leader) adores chocolate chip cookies. But when the 3 children were young, I didn’t always have time to […]

How to Freeze Cookie Dough | A trick for streamlining your holiday baking!

How to Freeze Cookie Dough

I start my holiday baking prep early in December to reduce the stress as Christmas draws near. I’m sharing How to Freeze Cookie Dough, one of the tricks for streamlining my holiday baking! How to Ease the Stress of Holiday Baking I make tons of holiday goodies.  I bake the same cookies year after year […]

Chicken with Garlic and Parsley | Easy, delicious and flavorful!

Chicken with Garlic and Parsley

 On a busy weeknight, there’s nothing better than a quick recipe, like this tasty Chicken with Garlic and Parsley, for dinner. Simple flavors make it a win for the cook and a win for the family!