That Skinny Chick Can Bake
Crispy Smashed Potatoes in a white bowl for featured image

Crispy Smashed Potatoes

My family goes nuts for these Crispy Smashed Potatoes and requests them frequently.  And making them is a breeze! This addictive roasted potato recipe was a hit from day one. Terrific with burgers, grilled meat...

Chocolate Silk with Berries

Chocolate Silk with Berries

Bill needed a dessert for a pitch in at work…I had lots of requests for a repeat performance of my carrot cake , but it was time to attempt something new. He vetoed my...

Grilled teriyaki kabobs on a white serving tray

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...

Better Than Reese's Peanut Butter Bars stacked on a small square white plate

Better Than Reese’s Peanut Butter Bars

 These Better Than Reese’s Peanut Butter Bars are totally irresistible!!! I promise, if you’re a Reese’s fan, you will be swooning with every bite. No baking is needed to make these outrageously delicious, super...

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...

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...

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...