That Skinny Chick Can Bake
Two gooey butter bars on a round white plate with fresh raspberries and mint

Gooey Butter Cake from Scratch

My family adores Gooey Butter Cake  AKA Gooey Butter Bars. This from-scratch recipe is even better than the cake mix version that’s been around for decades! The original recipe was developed in St. Louis...

Oven Roasted Brussels Sprouts in a small white ceramic bowl

Honey Balsamic Brussels Sprouts

This Honey Balsamic Brussels Sprouts Recipe turns this dreaded veggie into a spectacular side dish! Try these Honey Balsamic Brussels Sprouts on for size! Roasted in the oven until tender, then tossed in a ...

Small white bowl of white chicken chili with saltine crackers and a red handled spoon

White Chicken Chili

This White Chicken Chili is a spicy, comforting dinner to enjoy at home  It’s a terrific game day chili option featuring chicken & cannellini beans!  This Chicken Chili Recipe is destined to become a family...

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Streusel Topped Raspberry Squares

These Streusel Topped Raspberry Squares will get rave reviews with their shortbread crust, berry filling and crumble topping! Impossible to resist!! These luscious raspberry Cookie Bars are an easy dessert that will disappear before...

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Homemade Chicken Soup

This recipe for Homemade Chicken Soup with Matzo Balls AKA Jewish Penicillin will hit the spot and maybe even cure what ails you! Does a cold, flu or other illness have you down? Or...

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Best Pantry Staples Recipes

 It’s time to rely on the Best Pantry Staples Recipes and bring homemade recipes to your table safely. Check my list of suggestions for what to have on hand. With a pandemic in full...

Frosted Brownies Recipe stacked on a small white plate

Frosted Brownies Recipe

A high buttercream to brownie ratio makes this Frosted Brownies Recipe totally irresistible!! Chocolate on chocolate always wins out! When I had 3 wee ones underfoot, I’d frequently pull out a box of brownie...

Brown Butter Toffee Cookies on a small square ceramic plate

Brown Butter Toffee Cookies

Chewy and irresistible, these Brown Butter Toffee Cookies have an exquisite nuttiness from brown butter and boost of decadence from chunks of Heath bars! They are one of my favorite cookies!

Easy Potato Soup in a white bowl with two soup spoons

Loaded Baked Potato Soup

This  Loaded Baked Potato Soup is perfect for cold-weather entertaining! Hearty and delicious with toppings of bacon, sour cream and cheese will please your family and your guests.

Black berry Topped cheesecake bar with fresh blackberries on a round white plate

Blackberry Cheesecake Bars

When berries meet cheesecake, something phenomenal occurs. These Blackberry Cheesecake Bars combine silky smooth vanilla cheesecake, a vanilla wafer crust and fresh blackberry topping for a delightful dessert! Baked in a 9 x 13...

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Shaved Brussels Sprouts Salad with Cherries

Besides roasted brussels sprouts, a Shaved Brussels Sprouts Salad is another delicious winter side dish favorite featuring a once-maligned vegetable!! Adding dried cherries, roasted walnuts, and Parmesan make for an incredible combination of flavors...