That Skinny Chick Can Bake
Baked chicken nuggets on a square white plate with vegetables

Baked Chicken Nuggets~

I’ve been using this recipe since a vacation to Arkansas eons ago.  It was the first vacation where we utilized the new fangled VCR in our mini-van. It was a lifesaver except for the...

White oval platter of mozzarella, tomato and strawberry salad

Mozzarella, Tomato and Strawberry Salad

A gorgeous Caprese salad with the addition of berries makes a lovely addition to your spring menu. This Mozzarella, Tomato and Strawberry Salad with its striking colors is as irresistible as it looks! Mozzarella, Tomato...

Pasta with Sausage and Tomatoes | Easy, flavorful comfort food!

Penne with Sausage and Tomatoes

 Try this Penne with Sausage and Tomatoes when you need a quick, delicious, flavorful meal! It’s been a family favorite for years! Penne with Sausage and Tomatoes Do you ever buy a cookbook for one...

Cream Cheese Strawberry Pie in a decorative pie plate

Cream Cheese Strawberry Pie

I had my first nibble of this Cream Cheese Strawberry Pie at my wedding shower. Rich and elegant, the berries over a mixture of sweetened cream cheese and whipped cream was heavenly. The original...

Truffle Brownie Redux~

    I was delighted when  Brandie invited me to do a guest post on her fabulous blog, The Country Cook. I liked Brandie from the instant she posted a comment on my blog.  She’s...

Roasted Rhubarb over a scoop of vanilla ice cream

Roasted Rhubarb

A lovely, seasonal Roasted Rhubarb recipe from Dorie Greenspan is the perfect topping for a big scoop of  vanilla ice cream. Roasted Rhubarb I made rhubarb muffins earlier this spring from my measly crop,...

Indonesian Ginger Chicken~

      I have every single one of Ina Garten’s cookbooks, so it’s a mystery why it’s taken me so long to try this extremely popular Indonesian Ginger Chicken from her first release....

Layered Caramel Brownies featured image

Easy Caramel Brownies

My favorite, easy caramel brownies were given a facelift. Truly a decadent, to-die-for dessert, made with a homemade brownie recipe! These Homemade Caramel Brownies are even more heavenly than a similar recipe made with a...

Chocolate Ice Cream Pie

Chocolate Ice Cream Pie

Guess who wants some? As a newlywed, I cooked pretty basic dishes…and although I had a few more complicated desserts in my repertoire, I was more likely to bake chocolate chip cookies than a...

Goat Cheese Biscuits

Goat Cheese Biscuits

The windy city lived up to its name on our weekend get away.  After record breaking warmth, a cold and rainy front hit the Midwest in time for our jaunt to Chicago.  We bundled...

Chocolate Éclair Cake

  The berries are so sweet and flavorful, I couldn’t help but add a few to garnish~ When my Cook’s Country arrived this week, I immediately looked  to the desserts.  My blog has had...