Sour Cream Pound Cake

Perfectly sweet and dense, a slice of this scrumptious Sour Cream Pound Cake is delightful topped with seasonal berries and a dollop of whipped cream. Simple and Delectable Pound Cake A classic pound cake calls for only butter, sugar, eggs and flour. This sour cream version has just a few additions to push it over the top ....more

Lemon Meringue Pie

The whole family was gathering for dinner on Memorial Day. Bill and I went back and forth with dessert ideas till we both agreed on this luscious Lemon Meringue Pie. Lemon Meringue Pie Love If I were to guess what kind of dessert the hubby would rank second to chocolate, I’d have to say lemon ....more

Classic Peach Pie #SundaySupper

Sweet, juicy Georgia peaches have hit our nearby produce stand, so to appease the masses, I whipped up a Classic Peach Pie. Peach Pie: A Summer Tradition Though I continue to struggle with the perfect pie crust, this one comes darned close. As Bill told me when we were newlyweds, “Practice, practice, practice.” I caught on to his...more

Mediterranean Chopped Salad

A light, refreshing dish...more

Honey Lime Fruit Salad

Juicy, peak of the season fruit is tossed with honey, fresh lime juice, zest and poppy seeds for this magnificent Honey Lime Fruit Salad! Summer Fruit Salad It’s hot, it’s humid, it’s sultry. Who feels like eating after chasing the puppy (though she is darned cute) through the yard as she chomps on every hosta leaf she can get her teeth into? ...more

Cheesecake Filled Chocolate Cake #TwoSweetiePies

Looking for a showstopping dessert recipe? This Cheesecake Filled Chocolate Cake sandwiches a creamy cheesecake between two moist chocolate cakes and is finished off with a topping of decadent fudge sauce! Decadence x 3 When I need a rich and gooey dessert, I know I can rely on my friend, Danielle, for the best recipes ....more

Skillet S’mores Dip

An easy, decadent summer dessert, this Skillet S’mores Dip will delight the kid in you! S’more’s Dip I’d seen recipes for this sort of dip floating around the Internet—mostly composed of just a bag of chocolate chips and some larger or jumbo marshmallows. I decided to make a ganache instead, adding just one more step to an already easy peasy recipe ....more

Steak Kabobs #BloggerCLUE

Summer is in full swing, despite the monsoon season that has hit the Midwest. Between our annual 4th of July cookout and our family Sunday suppers, there’s always room for terrific grilled entrees, like these marvelous steak kabobs. Time for a Summer Barbecue This month’s Blogger CLUE theme is Grilling and Summer Barbecue ....more

Brookies, Two Desserts in One

Early in my blogging days, I came across a new cookie bar craze. Brookies were created by layering chocolate chip cookie dough over brownie batter for a sure to please dessert! Chocolate Chip Cookie Fans By now, my loyal fans know that my family loves chocolate chip cookies ....more