Desserts

Cinnamon Toast Crunch Dessert Pizza

Before I tell you guys about this dessert pizza, I have to first tell you about my new puppy.  Okay. My husband wouldn’t like that term.  Our new puppy. His nickname is Grizzy, his formal name is Clark W. Griswold Jr., and he’s my new baby.  I seriously cannot believe how much I love him.  I’ve… Continue reading Cinnamon Toast Crunch Dessert Pizza

Desserts

Chocolate Salted Peanut Butter Cake

My little brother turned 34 last week.  Gone are the carefree days of sitting around in Grandma’s front yard with his shirt off and his sister’s sunglasses on. He and his fiancee have a restaurant they love that makes a chocolate cake with salted peanut butter frosting that they are always raving about.  Sounds good, yes?… Continue reading Chocolate Salted Peanut Butter Cake

bars · cookies · Desserts

Toffee Chocolate Chip Bars

My almost two year old daughter Phoebe is quite a handful.  She’s really giving me a run for my money in a way that her two older siblings did not.  She has a very mischievous, get-into-absolutely-everything, help-myself-to-anything-in-the-pantry, try-to-run-into-traffic, jump-off-all-the-high-things, streak that I am quite certain comes from my Dad’s side of the family and that… Continue reading Toffee Chocolate Chip Bars

Desserts · Fall (Halloween & Thanksgiving) · pies

Classic Pecan Pie

I have another new pecan pie recipe to share with you all.  Last year, I shared my friends Randy and Renee’s amazing recipe for Southern Boy Pecan pie– a wonderful, corn-syrup free pecan pie infused with bourbon, butter, and vanilla. Today, I’m sharing with you a classic, traditional pecan pie made with corn syrup and… Continue reading Classic Pecan Pie

Desserts · Top Recipe Collections

Top Ten Recipes of 2016

Well everybody, 2016 was not my favorite year. I’m not going to lie.  But it did bring some great new food.  Here are my Top Ten Recipes of 2016. #10 – Caramel Pecan Sticky Buns #9 – Blue Velvet Cake #8 – Sugar Plum Shortbread Cookies #7 – Cowboy Quiche #6 – Chrissy Tiegen’s Chinese… Continue reading Top Ten Recipes of 2016

bars · christmas · Desserts

Christmas Crack

I make a lot of goodies, so it’s hard for me to choose a favorite, but I’m going to call it now.  After a decade of making it for my neighbors, friends, co-workers, and family, including FOUR pans of it just this week, I think I can safely say that it is the best thing… Continue reading Christmas Crack

candy · christmas · Desserts

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Christmas Trees

I love me some chocolate covered strawberries.  I love me some Christmas. Chocolate covered strawberry Christmas trees?  I’m dying. Covered in powdered sugar snow? I just peed my pants. Seriously, how cute are these? I made them in 15 minutes with 2 ingredients and some sprinkles.  What an adorable thing to bring to a Christmas… Continue reading Chocolate Covered Strawberry Christmas Trees