That Skinny Chick Can Bake

Baklava~

  Flaky, buttery layers of paper thin pastry, layered with sweetened nuts and topped with a sugar syrup delicately infused with the scent of orange blossoms…just a few ingredients combine to form an exotic...

Hasselback potato on a white plate with a sprig of thyme

Hasselback Potatoes with Parmesan and Thyme

Hasselback Potatoes: Seasoned Fanned Potatoes that will delight your palate! An easy, impressive side dish loaded with deliciousness. A special slicing technique allows butter, Parmesan cheese, bread crumbs, and herbs to infuse every bite...

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Three Cheese Manicotti

This outstanding Three Cheese Manicotti is topped with a homemade tomato sauce and is the only manicotti recipe you’ll need. Whether you use the crepe recipe to make homemade “shells” or boil up some...

Easy Irish Brown Bread slice topped with butter on a square white plate

Easy Irish Brown Bread

Hearty, easy and irresistible, this Irish Brown Bread Recipe does not need yeast and takes only minutes to mix up and get in the oven! Try a warm slice with a pat of cold...

Butterfinger Cookies | Chewy, buttery cookies chock full of Butterfinger chunks

Chewy Butterfinger Cookies

These caramelly, Chewy Butterfinger Cookies have a delicious crunch in every bite! So delicious that you’ll be back for seconds and thirds! These marvelous cookies, chock full of candy bar chunks, are the perfect...

My Blog’s First Birthday

Update:  Congratulations to Lizzie of Food and Thrift Finds!  She is the lucky winner of the Artisano’s gift package (and a sweet friend as well).  Please check out her wonderful blog~ When I started...

A close up of orange pull apart coffee cake

Orange Pull-Apart Coffee Cake

Orange Pull-Apart Coffee Cake I have been drooling over some gorgeous blog photos of a striated sweet bread…all were adaptations of Flo Braker’s recipe for Lemon-Scented Pull-Apart Coffee Cake.  Since my hubby has a...

Chocolate Crepes and strawberry halves on a puddle of creme anglaise

Frozen Chocolate Crêpes

Frozen Chocolate Crêpes filled with chocolate mousse make an elegant, impressive dessert perfect for chocoholics! The combination of chocolate crepes rolled around chocolate mousse and served over creme anglaise will wow anyone who’s lucky enough...