A Super Duper Chocolate Cake

This is a perfect chocolate cake to bake and have around the house for the weekend. Every time you go through the kitchen, just slice another bite or two off to treat yourself for cleaning the windows, changing the sheets, bathrooms, etc…..this chocolate cake is the perfect amount of cocoa and satisfies that chocolate craving. … Continue reading

He Restores My Soul

Being 62, I have read Psalm 23 more times than I can remember, but until this past week, I can honestly say that Psa 23:3 that says, “He restores my soul” had just been words that reminded me of another attribute of our Lord, but it truly had never meant so much to me as … Continue reading

Peanut Brittle A La Microwave

I admit it, I was one of those cooks who has turned up my nose to recipes that were made in the microwave aways snubbing any of “those” recipes because, “how in the world can anything made in the microwave” be as good as down home cooking in the ole oven. BUT….I am today posting … Continue reading

3 Minute “Cup” Cake

I awoke this morning to a most delish idea from a blog called Two Chums. They had written about a cupcake that you can make from start to finish in less than 10 min., so thought I would share this with you. Am making them tonight for dinner. They found it in a Food Network … Continue reading

Spicy Cheeseburger Sliders

YUM!!!!! Taken from Food Network Magazine, my neighbor, Nancy, left a copy of this at my front door the other day. Since sliders are a favorite of ours and since not only are they so good, but actually a “cute” food to eat, they are just fun to make. 1 lb of 96% lean ground … Continue reading

Lemon Strawberry Trifle

Since I needed two trifles for tonight, I decided to do a completely different flavor one for those who might not like chocolate. (Is there really anyone out there who doesn’t like chocolate?) Bought an angel food cake, quart of strawberries, strawberry jello,  lemon flavored instant pudding mix and whipping cream. Clean and slice strawberries … Continue reading

Chocolate Brownie Trifle

Am headed to Bunco tonight and it is my turn to bring desserts, so thought I would take something that is cool and creamy. Made some brownies, chocolate pudding and bought some caramel, toffee bits and whipping cream and made this pretty trifle. Layered them in the bowl and look what you get. A really … Continue reading

New Look for Blog

Several of you have told me that you are having trouble finding recipes on this new format, so “due to popular demand” am going back to the old format. When you are looking for a certain recipe, there is a magnifying glass in the upper right hand of the page. Click on that and it … Continue reading

Dee’s Flank Steak

  Dee made this steak for us when we were invited to her house for the weekend up in the mountains. It was just delicious and she has been kind enough to share it with us. Thank you Dee for sharing your cooking talent with us….it is such a great flavor and such a great … Continue reading