Nutella Sandwich Cookies

You didn't think I could stay away from it for that long, did you?  ...more

Cracking the Code on a Secret Family Recipe: Peanut Butter Meringue Pie

If  heaven is real, then I hope it’s just a huge peanut butter pie. Not one of those over-the-top, too-rich-to-eat heavy pies that are more like a candy bar in a piecrust. No, I want heaven to be one of Lula’s Peanut Butter Pies; a flaky crust topped with sweetened peanut butter, creamy custard-like pudding, and light-as-cloud meringue. It is possibly my favorite food in the universe. I will be good to others and follow the golden rule if it will get me to a heaven full of Lula’s Peanut Butter Pie. ...more

Eggless Chocolate Cupcakes

  Happy Birthday to my favorite guy. I love you! I hope you enjoy the cupcakes. These holders are the cutest things ever. Thanks again sweetie! If you must have these here is the link....more

Ice Cream Squares with Maple Syrup & Pecans

Since July is national ice cream month, I thought I should do my part to honor such an important time of the year!  Ok, let's be truthful, it's a made up event but it is fun to eat ice cream, make ice cream and try new flavors & recipes.  So, with my chocolate lover off to camp, I decided to make an ice cream dessert for my oldest with all the flavors he likes....more

Dirt Pudding

My all time favorite dessert would have to be Dirt Pudding. I figured everyone has heard of this and tried it but I have actually ran into a surprising number of people who don’t know what it is. Basically if you like pudding, and you like Oreo cookies, you should enjoy this. A bonus is that it’s super easy to make, takes maybe 15-20 minutes, no real cooking involved.For years this has been something I looked forward to at Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners, but a few weeks ago I just got a craving and decided I wasn’t going to wait and I made it myself....more

Banana Halwa

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No-Bake Nutella Pie

Chocolate Lasagna Cupcake: A Summer Treat to Enjoy Poolside

Chocolate lovers unite! These Chocolate Lasagna Cupcakes offer layer upon layer of yumminess, and can easily be turned into the perfect frozen summer treat! ...more
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Cam's Blueberry and Peach Crisp

My sister, Cameron has been a champion blueberry picker and baker this summer and we got to enjoy her work this past weekend during our visit to the lake.  Cam made a different blueberry dessert each night, each one better than the last.  I asked her to share this one that I managed to get some pictures of before we devoured it.  It tastes like summertime – oh so delicious!  You can find more recipes and pictures from our trip at  Thanks for reading!...more

Almond Peach Cobbler

Please stop by and visit my kitchen for my new post Almond Peach Cobbler for a delicious recipe that takes advantage of the season's freshest peaches. Just follow the link: Hope to see you there!...more