That Skinny Chick Can Bake

Teriyaki Kabobs

We love using our charcoal grill in the summer…and the fall, winter and spring! And although burgers are fine with just some salt and pepper, nothing enhances the barbecue experience like a fabulous marinade....

Lemon Meringue Pie | Luscious lemon filled pastry crust topped with a pillow of fluffy meringue

Mile High Lemon Meringue Pie

The towering meringue topping is the classic indicator of a true Mile High Lemon Meringue Pie, though the luscious lemon filling is just as important! Photo updated in 2015 I used to peruse the...

Zucchini Fritters | Tender and delectable appetizer!

Zucchini Fritters

I finally recreated the tender, delicious Fresh Zucchini Fritters I first fell for at a local Italian Restaurant. A perfect recipe for your summer zucchini! This is an excellent zucchini recipe for a starter...

Fresh Peach Clafoutis in a white pie plate from above

Fresh Peach Clafoutis

It was time for our summer book club dinner and we were in the heart of peach season! I decided to revisit this easy Fresh Peach Clafoutis, a rustic French fruit tart!

Grilled Peaches with White Chocolate on a square white plate

Grilled Peaches with White Chocolate

Grilled Peaches with White Chocolate are a light summer dessert! The grilling process caramelizes and intensifies the peach flavor. And white chocolate takes these to another delicious level! This Healthy Peach Dessert is easy...

La Bete Noire

La Bete Noire I’ve made TONS of flourless chocolate cakes…and they’re all wonderful (just ask the Mr.). But this La Bete Noire tops them all. It’s exceptionally smooth and silky and just melts in your mouth. The name translates from...

Raspberry Bars | Berry fillled, struesel topped raspberry squares

Raspberry Bars

When I asked Bill whether he’d eat any raspberry bars if I made them, he gave me that look… I tried to persuade him by promising they didn’t have nuts, oatmeal or coconut…but I...

Homemade Vanilla Extract featured image

Homemade Vanilla Extract

Make a batch of Homemade Vanilla Extract in June and you’ll have an amazing holiday gift for all your friends in December! Learning How to Make Vanilla Extract is a breeze! With only two...

Triple Chocolate Cookies | The epitome of chocolate decadence in a small package!

Triple Chocolate Cookies

It was expected that I bring some cookies to a reunion of lifelong friends, so I dug deep in my archive and found these Triple Chocolate Cookies. Who doesn’t love chocolate? I was heading...

Ghirardelli Dark Chocolate Cupcakes on a square white plate with chocolate chips

Ghirardelli Dark Chocolate Cupcakes

When birthdays roll around at our house, it’s almost a given that some sort of chocolate dessert is needed for the celebration. These Ghirardelli Dark Chocolate Cupcakes are a perennial favorite for any special...