Coffee Cake makes a wonderful addition to any menu and this simple recipe will become a favorite. Made with just a few ingredients, yet full of flavor. This coffee cake recipe happened by accident. You see, I fully intended something different and yet, every time I tested it, my family would remark about how much they read more »
Bread Pudding makes a luxurious dessert recipe. Filled with bread, eggs, cream, and sugar, this bread pudding recipe is a favorite. One of my favorite dessert recipes to whip up when we have a special occasion is bread pudding. So rich and delicious, you would never guess how easy it is to throw it all read more »
This biscuit recipe uses just two ingredients to produce tender, flaky, and delicious biscuits every time. A cream biscuit recipe definitely is a cook’s treasure! A while back, I shared one of the easiest of biscuit recipes for quick, easy and delicious three ingredient biscuits. They are definitely one of those tried and true biscuit recipes read more »
Duchess potatoes make an elegant side dish perfect for entertaining. These duchess sweet potatoes will quickly become a favorite. You know that flavor of sweet potato casserole? Well, these duchesse sweet potatoes immediately make you think of them with the first bite! Perfect for serving as a side dish with any meal, this elegant sweet read more »
This French toast recipe makes a delicious breakfast or brunch. Make this simple, yet perfect French toast recipe that everyone will love. French toast is one of those recipes that I absolutely love. I love to make huge platters of it when we have guests for the weekend or Little Buddy has friends who spent read more »
Chocolate Gravy? Seriously? Yep. It is one of those quick little sweet indulgences that was created by a very inventive and resourceful cook many generations ago. Reportedly born in the Appalachian area of the south, chocolate gravy is perfect served with a plate of buttermilk biscuits and bacon. It really is hard to beat.
These Cinnamon Sugar Knots could not be any easier to make if I tried. Or any more delicious. Or more perfect in my book. I started to call them cinnamon sugar love knots, but then Little Buddy told me that that name just wouldn’t be too cool for him to ask for me to make read more »
Beef tenderloin has to be one of my favorite cuts of meat in all the land. So naturally, I’m all about these beef tenderloin sliders. I can’t get enough of them! They are perfect for serving as an appetizer for a party or even as an entree for a special family meal. Basically, you can’t read more »
Crab Dip makes a favorite appetizer or snack to serve that we all just love. Filled with delicious crabmeat, this crab dip recipe is an absolute favorite around here. Perfect to serve with celery sticks, crackers, or corn chips makes this crab dip one of those recipes that I turn to time and again, especially read more »
This Chocolate Chip Cookie Pie is seriously one of those recipes you’ll make, fall in love with, and turn around and make as soon as that pie has been gobbled up. Which will probably be sooner than you think. Wait. You don’t do that? Hmmm. Oh well, this chocolate chip cookie pie will seriously make read more »
Powdered Cream Puffs make a beautiful, delicious treat to serve as a dessert or afternoon sweet little nibble with a glass of milk, a warm mug of hot chocolate or a cup of coffee. These light little cream puffs are dusted with confectioner’s sugar, reminding me of snowy little peaks and making them perfect for read more »
Our Christmas Menu is always one that I love pulling together and serving. It is one of those menus that includes items that my entire family loves and looks forward to enjoying together. Of course we’ll have been snacking on cinnamon rolls, sausage balls, and other treats throughout the day, but we always love to read more »
Ambrosia makes one of those family recipes that I can’t imagine my Grandmother not having prepared for our Christmas meals. She would always prepare it a the day before our family Christmas so that it was perfectly chilled for serving. Filled with so much delicious, seasonal citrus fruit, Ambrosia has to be one of my read more »
Oh friends, this Peppermint Chocolate Cake recipe has just got to show up on your Christmas list of must-make cake recipes. Seriously. Hello, deliciousness. I’ll spare you all of the amazing comparisons and just tell you, it tastes like the best peppermint bark you’ve ever tasted. In cake form.
Chicken Cheese Ball always made an appearance around my house growing up. Especially around the holidays, whenever Mama hosted a shower, or for other special occasions, her chicken cheese ball was sure to requested. It is definitely one of the easiest recipes to toss together when entertaining, which probably explains why she has always loved read more »
This Cranberry Orange Glazed Ham recipe makes a perfectly delicious addition to your Christmas or holiday menu and really couldn’t be easier to make. No one will ever guess how quickly the glaze comes together that lends such an amazing flavor to this ham recipe. And most likely they wouldn’t believe you if you told read more »
Sausage balls have always been a favorite, bite-sized treat. I remember that Mama would make them for so many special family occasions, like Christmas morning, New Year’s Eve snacks to help us make it to midnight, and so many more. And now, of course, I make these oh so simple little sausage balls for my read more »
Broiled grapefruit makes one of those quick, easy, delicious, amazing breakfast or brunch recipes that is simply amazing. In about five minutes, you have this two ingredient broiled grapefruit that everyone loves! And I can’t get enough of them.
Oatmeal cookies immediately make me think of comforting, cozy afternoons at home, especially these delicious iced ones. Growing up, oatmeal cookies were one of my mother’s specialties. It seemed like she could have a plate of warm oatmeal cookies ready at the blink of an eye whenever we needed a little bit of extra time read more »
Oatmeal Lace Cookies have always been one of my husband’s favorite cookies. I’ve known that but quickly forget from time to time as they aren’t a cookie I have regularly made. So, the other night I asked him, “what’s a favorite Christmas cookie that you’d like for me to make for you?” His immediate reply, read more »
Gingerbread cookies were not my favorite cookies growing up. To be completely honest, I never really cared for them until about five years or so ago when I decided that I was going to create a gingerbread cookie that I absolutely loved. My ultimate gingerbread cookie had a few requirements: – it had to read more »
This Sugar Cookie Recipe has been in my family for years and years. It is one of those cookie recipes that we pull out each year to make Christmas cookies. Through the years, we’ve tried a few variations off my family’s sugar cookie recipe and especially with the decorations. Mama would make a quick cookie read more »
This simple cookie icing recipe is one that I always turn to whenever we are decorating cookies around our house. It has been in my family for as long as I can remember and isn’t going away anytime soon! It works great for spreading or piping onto cookies, whichever you prefer. You can also easily read more »
These Coconut Dreams Cookies are really perfect for all those Christmas cookie platters and as a food gift this season. Seriously, since they are filled with mounds of coconut and little bits of chocolate, these little coconut dream cookies are like a dream come true. Especially to the coconut lover. Thankfully, that’d be the Mister.