That Skinny Chick Can Bake
King Ranch Chicken from Scratch

King Ranch Casserole from Scratch

This King Ranch Casserole from Scratch takes an old classic and eliminates the canned soups. Much as I loved the original version, reducing the sodium load,  and nixing the  processed soup made this Tex-Mex...

Sausage and Chicken Gumbo -in a ceramic soup bowl

Sausage and Chicken Gumbo

Hearty and spicy, this Sausage and Chicken Gumbo is a taste of Louisiana filled with bell peppers, andouille sausage, shredded chicken and rice! This Cajun chicken stew is a divine option for game day...

Old-Fashioned Apple Cobbler - with cinnamon spiced apples and a tender buttermilk biscuit crust!

Old-Fashioned Apple Cobbler

Topped with tender buttermilk biscuits, this Old-Fashioned Apple Cobbler is the epitome of comfort food! Served warm, the combination of cinnamon spiced apples, biscuits and a luscious scoop of vanilla ice cream will have...

Classic French Onion Soup - A rich onion laden broth flavored with herbs, white wine and cognac and topped with cheesy toast!

Classic French Onion Soup

Our weather took a  turn and there was a taste of autumn in the air. Soup was destined to be on the menu and I resurrected this Classic French Onion Soup recipe from a 2010...

Fig, Goat Cheese and Prosciutto Pizza

Fig, Goat Cheese and Prosciutto Pizza

This Easy Fig, Goat Cheese and Prosciutto Pizza is made with Naan bread and topped with sliced fresh figs,  dabs of goat cheese, strips of salty prosciutto and caramelized onions! Fig pizzas are an elegant...

Favorite Apple Recipes

My father-in-law were fans of so many of the same desserts, with our love of apples and caramel at the top of our lists. With the hint of autumn in the air, I’m sharing...

Slice of Pumpkin Spiced Bundt Cake on a white dessert plate

Pumpkin Spice Bundt Cake

Despite using a makeshift kitchen in my basement to mix up this Pumpkin Spice Bundt Cake, then running upstairs to bake in my old oven plugged into my half remodeled kitchen, this autumnal dessert...

Best Pupmpkin Recipes Square Collage

Favorite Pumpkin Recipes

Autumn is approaching and peaches and berries are being replaced in my baking with apple and pumpkin recipes. I’m sharing my Favorite Pumpkin Recipes from the blog. From breakfast to snacks to holiday recipes to...

Classic Pumpkin Bread slice on a white plate with a knife

Classic Pumpkin Bread

Growing up, we’d always receive the gift of Classic Pumpkin Bread for the holidays. Our neighbor shared the recipe and it’s still my favorite version that my children request each autumn.