Antipasto Skewers

A twist on the classic Italian appetizer, these Antipasto Skewers are easy and irresistible! Antipasto Skewers Heavy hors d’oeuvres was the request from our hostess. I always show up with a dessert as any gathering is an excuse to bake up something new (stay tuned for my Turtle Poke Cake), and I needed a non-labor intensive appetizer ....more

Grilled Peach Melba

Summer is the time for lighter desserts. Grilled fruit is an excellent, healthier option. I tossed some peach halves on the barbecue and made these marvelous Grilled Peach Melbas ....more

BLT Burgers #SundaySupper

We grill nearly every Sunday night during the summer. I shook up our ordinary hamburgers by making BLT Burgers with a spicy mayo! BLT Burgers Summer is the perfect time for bacon, lettuce and tomato sandwiches ....more

25+ Grilling Recipes

August is the heart of grilling season, so I’m delighted to share 25+ Grilling Recipes to add to your repertoire. From entrees to desserts, you won’t be disappointed with the terrific inspiration for your summer barbecue. Summer Grilling My hubby is one of those avid grillers who will brush the snow off our Big Green Egg in the middle of winter ....more

Spicy Sweet Potato Fries

These Spicy Sweet Potato Fries are crispy, salty with a nice kick of heat! Spicy Sweet Potato Fries My regular readers...more

Oreo Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies

Combining two of my family’s favorite cookies sounded like a no-brainer, surefire hit. These Oreo Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookies passed their...more

Streusel Topped Peach Tart #SundaySupper

So far this summer, the peaches ...more

Triple Chocolate Mousse Pie

Bill was hankering for a Father’s Day pie, so I created this Triple Chocolate Mouse Pie in his honor. With a chocolate crust, ...more

Peanut Butter Chocolate Mousse Cake #TwoSweetiePies

I whipped up this Peanut Butter Chocolate Mousse Cake for our annual summer book club dinner. A brownie layer was topped with chocolate and peanut butter mousses for an exquisite dessert! Peanut Butter Chocolate Mousse Cake Ours is a house divided ....more

Homemade Samoas #SundaySupper

I love when our Brownie and Girl Scout neighbors come to the door selling cookies. Though my kids love Thin Mints, I’m a sucker for those chocolate dipped cookies topped with caramel and coconut. It was time to attempt some Homemade Samoas! ...more