That Skinny Chick Can Bake
Basque Cake

Basque Cake

      I just couldn’t resist including this photo of Lambeau…her team won today! I had my first taste of this deliciously buttery  Basque cake last weekend…and from the instant I took a...

Marie-Hélène’s Apple Cake

Marie-Hélène’s Apple Cake…week 5 of French Fridays with Dorie It’s time for another recipe from Dorie Greenspan’s Around My French Table…and I’ve been waiting for this rustic apple cake since starting this cooking adventure. ...

Chocolate Ginger Cookies | Crackled spiced cookies with chunks of semi-sweet chocolate

Chocolate Ginger Cookies

Chocolate Ginger Cookies have chunks of luscious semi-sweet chocolate in every spicy bite! These over the top gingerbread cookies were divine! This combination of ginger and chocolate brings the best of both worlds to...

3 Snickerdoodles on q plate

Snickerdoodles

 This sheet pan went into the freezer, then the frozen dough balls were placed into the ziplock below to be stored in the freezer. I’m making cookies for a dear friend going through radiation. ...

Fat Witch Brownies stacked on a square white plate over a checkered napkin

Fat Witch Brownies

Rich, decadent, fudgy. These Fat Witch Brownies are all that and more! My family adores brownies, especially plain, fudgy brownies. But nuts, toffee, chocolate chips and more can be added to make this delicious...

Chicken Samosas on a leaf lined platter

Chicken Samosas

  My friend, Richard, has shared his samosa recipe across many foodie bulletin boards.  I have shied away from dishes calling for anything more than a dash of curry powder because of my picky...

Cheesecake stuffed strawberries on a small white plate

Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries

These Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries are a delicious way to satisfy your sweet tooth. Plus they are a cinch to make! With only 5 ingredients, this cheesecake stuffed strawberries recipe is a terrific addition to a...

Close up of a mug of coconut creme brulee

Coconut Crème Brûlée

        My upcoming Indian themed book club meeting has thrown me for a loop.  I haven’t eaten much Indian food let alone an Indian dessert! I considered and finally decided against...

Overhead view of berry streusel bar on a white plate

Berry Streusel Bars

  This recipe created quite a buzz on one of my foodie web sites; so when I started planning my book club meeting, I knew these would be included.  You can vary the berries...