Not Your Mama’s Banana Pudding

Randy has been asking me to make banana pudding for the last couple of weeks, but being the sensitive, giving person I am, I ended up making the desserts that are what I wanted. So..today was the day. We are going to dinner at a friends house tonight and I am taking the dessert. If … Continue reading

Dark Chocolate Cupcakes With Cherry Frosting

Paula’s done it again. This recipe combines two great flavors.  Cherry & Chocolate Taken from her Jan/Feb, 2012 issue, these are truly decadent. 1 cup butter 6 (1 oz) squares semisweet chocolate, chopped 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 1/4 cups sugar 4 large eggs 2 cups flour 1 teas baking powder 1 teas salt … Continue reading

Lemon Bar Cheesecake

Friday evening we are having some friends over for dinner. When I came across this recipe from Southern Living Feb issue, I knew it would be our dessert for tonight. I love saving the magazines and going back through them. It reminds me of different scriptures that you have read a million times in the … Continue reading

Here A Cheerio, There A Cheerio, Everywhere A Cheerio

Cheerio Treats Melt In microwave: 3 tables butter 10 oz miniature marshmallows 1/2 cup peanut butter, creamy or crunchy Add: 5 cups plain cheerios 1 cup M&M’s Mix well and quickly. It cools before you realize and becomes unworkable. Press into long glass pyrex 9×13 (greased) pan. Cool and cut into squares. The kids drove … Continue reading

This is one of the 3 reasons I’m not posting on the blog for a few days. The other 2 have taken over all the computers and ipads in the house. Things will return to normal on Tuesday!

Lemon Tassies

I couldn’t wait to share these with you. Going through my Martha Stewart Cookie Cookbook today looking for my usual Chocolate Biscotti recipe, I found these. They just sound to good not to bake today. I am so glad I listened to my heart yesterday that said, “go ahead and pick up that pretty little … Continue reading

Blue Collar to Starched Collar

Sitting here on this Monday night, we are watching Diner, Drive-Ins & Dives and planning what dessert I will make next. While we are contemplating this decision, we were thinking back over the weekend and the different experiences that we had. Saturday found us driving around doing our normal errands. Around lunch time we began … Continue reading

Pineapple Pudding Cake

This week has just been a week of wanting to do nothing by bake. Major baking mood, so I went to a couple of new spots on the internet, one being called, Just Desserts, and found this new recipe. Sounds perfect for those warm summer nights when we are wanting something that is cool and … Continue reading