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Best Pound Cake

A couple tricks like using cream, cake flour and alternating the wet and dry ingredients make this the Best Pound Cake you’ll ever taste! Pound cake got it’s name from the simple proportions used...

Blueberry Raspberry Pie~

Bill just discovered that I have a blog. Did he not notice that I have stopped him mid-bite to take a snapshot of his dessert on more than one occasion? Anyway, one of the...

Grilled Asian Salmon | Marinated with soy, mustard and lemon, this could become your favorite salmon recipe, too!

Grilled Asian Salmon

This Grilled Asian Salmon first made its debut in 2010, but it has evolved into my very favorite salmon marinade. With the grilling season in full swing, you’ll definitely want to add this to...

S'mores Pie | Graham cracker crust, chocolate filling and a marshmallow topping! Heavenly!

S’more Pie

Updated photo, 2015     Hot dogs, potato salad, s’mores…perfect summer picnic foods. I discovered S’more pie a few years back when it was featured in Gourmet magazine. Our annual Fourth of July neighborhood...

Sour Cream Corn Dip - A strange combo, but EVERYONE wants the recipe!

Sour Cream Corn Dip

My hubby expects this Sour Cream Corn Dip at our annual 4th of July bash. The unusual combination of corn, peppers, cheese, sour cream and mayo always gets rave reviews. This corn dip recipe,...

Chocolate Pots de Crème~

  Sipping hot tea this morning with three dear friends was a marvelous way to kick off the holiday weekend. One joined me in the kitchen this afternoon…I love her for so many reasons:...

Kahlua Bundt Cake | A super easy, decadent chocolate cake !

Kahlua Cake

I started baking this Kahlua cake when I had three young children. I loved sharing desserts with them, but extra time in the kitchen was scarce. I loved the ease of  starting with a...

Hot fudge sauce over ice cream in a turquoise and white bowl

Hot Fudge Sauce

My attempt to recreate an authentic Italian gelato fell short, but the magnificent Homemade Hot Fudge Sauce topping did not! Rich and luscious, this fudge topping turns ordinary vanilla ice cream into a delectable...

French Silk Pie | The best, most decadent chocolate pie!

French Silk Pie

Don’t let these shadowy pictures dissuade you. This recipe for classic French Silk Pie is the finest around. One of the most decadent chocolate creations you can imagine, your family will be impressed this...