Pumpkin Pound Cake with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

This post was featured on Mama’s Blog Central.We’re over halfway done with 13 Days of Pumpkin! Wow, September is going by fast.Today, I’ll show you the pumpkin pound cake I made! It’s delicious....more

Raw Carrot Cake “Cheese”cake

Warning: this is more like a meal than a dessert. Marco and I were able to polish off our cups, after about an hour of nursing them. You just can't stop eating it once you start....more
I'm so making these!more

French Cream Fruit Dip

Do you love a good fruit dip?  This one is light and fluffy and perfect for parties! It even has a bit of pineapple juice in it.  Yum! ...more

Banana Bread Cupcakes with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

Goodbye Banana Bread... Hello Banana Bread Cupcakes.  Leftover Bananas get a makeover with a Maple & Cream Cheese Frosting...because Everything taste better with cream cheeseand REAL Maple syrup makes ALL the difference....more

Cream Cheese Monkey Bread

When I found this on Pinterest... I drooled all over my computer screen. It was an instant HIT in my head.... But, there have been other Pinterest recipes that I have made, which made me question my judgement, so I couldn't vouch for the cream cheese monkey bread if I didn't actually make it. Which is exactly what I did.Here is what we need:...more

Cinnamon Cream Cheese Squares

http://eggallergycooking.blogspot.com/2013/04/cinnamon-cream-cheese-squa...Cinnamon Cream Cheese Squares  There are numerous recipes going around the internet for Cream Cheese Squares.  The recipe below is a combination of several of these recipes.  Regardless of the version you use, I really don't think you can go wrong with this simple, egg-free sweet treat great for dessert or brunch!...more

Overnight Blueberry French Toast

I spend A LOT of time on Pinterest. I find myself looking at crafty pins and food pins for hours on end. But I am determined to get something out of those wasted hours so I am actually trying the pins I find. This particular one is for Overnight Blueberry French Toast, as found here....more

Homemade Cooking Cream

I *love* having really versatile items in my fridge. Give me a tomato, a red onion and some cheddar cheese; I’ll give you one hundred dinner ideas (other ingredients required, of course!).That’s why I adore this recipe. I call it Homemade Cooking Cream because it can be used in all the ways you might use Philly Cooking Cream. But, you don’t have to buy an extra product AND you can season it up any way you like....more

Cream Cheese & Crème Fraiche Vanilla Cornbread

Cornbread is one of the most versatile breads around. It can be made savory to sweet, with added meat, vegetables or fruit. It can be made with buttermilk, sour cream, milk, or as in this recipe with cream cheese and crème fraiche. However you decide to make it, cornbread is delicious and nutritious. ...more
 @tennismama If you can't find it, I'm sure any other should work just as fine.   :)more

Distant dates

Distances and dates He studied in Boston, I studied in Athens. Not Athens , Georgia but ...Athens, Greece! If it was Athens, Georgia it wouldn't have been a problem, tickets are cheap there. But holly Mary, the transatlantic journey was e x p e n s i v e! I would have to travel to NY first and then on to Boston alone and the only transatlantic journey i had done until then when to my aunt's house two blocks down the street. Family amore funding was out of the question , even amore was questionable. So, I had to work....more