That Skinny Chick Can Bake
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...

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Brownie Baked Alaska

A Brownie Baked Alaska is an exquisite twist on the classic meringue topped dessert named after Alaska was purchased by the United States the late 1800’s. This out of the ordinary Baked Alaska Recipe...

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...

Peanut Butter Cookie

Peanut Butter Cookies

  Until I bought Dorie Greenspan’s Baking Cookbook, I hadn’t found the ultimate peanut butter cookie. I’d heard raves about these. They are perfect for a graduation cookie tray…my first two high school graduates...

Sun-dried Tomato Dip

Sun-dried Tomato Dip was one of the first Ina Garten recipes I ever made! I was the first of my friends to have her Barefoot Contessa Cookbook. Needless to say, after tasting this winner,...

Antipasto Squares

    This recipe  for Antipasto Squares got rave reviews on one of my foodie web sites, and the thank you/pedicure party last night for our Decorators’ Show House Functions chairs was the perfect...

One bowl fudgy brownies

Fudgy Chocolate Brownies

This is my go to fudgy brownie recipe. If you’ve ever had brownies at my house that were dipped in granulated sugar, you’ve had these. This recipe for Fudgy Chocolate Brownies is adapted from one...

Prosciutto Wrapped Aspargus on a white tray

Prosciutto Wrapped Asparagus

This Prosciutto Wrapped Asparagus with Boursin is my go-to appetizer recipe when I need an easy, impressive starter! Just three ingredients in this show stopping, incredibly delicious recipe.

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Strawberry Pavlova

With a large “squidgy” meringue base, a billowy mound of whipped cream and a topping of balsamic strawberries,  this Strawberry Pavlova is one showstopping dessert! Strawberry Pavlova We rarely had fancy desserts growing up,...