CHRISTMAS CRANBERRY POUND CAKE

Thinking about Christmas recipes ? Then you should think about tasty pound cake with cranberries and white chocolate and a beautiful white glaze. You simply have to try this heavenly Christmas Cranberry Pound Cake !  XOXOXOXO I don’t know if you knew about this, but to bloggers, the holidays begin a few weeks before the […]

Old Fashioned Blue Ribbon Pound Cake

Old Fashioned Blue Ribbon Pound Cake. Tall, buttery, moist, dense. This pound cake is classic and very close to an original pound cake recipe. Old-fashioned desserts seem to be making a resurgence. My Pound Cake series has been very popular as well as other old-fashioned desserts that I’ve shared. My Old-fashioned Butter Roll, Old-fashioned Sugar […]

Autumn Minestrone Soup

I’ve always loved minestrone soup so seeing as it’s fall I decided to make a minestrone filled with the veggies of the season. This soup is incredibly hearty and filling even though it’s vegetarian. It’s a lot of dicing since there are so many veggies but you can take short cuts and use some pre-cut […]

Grilled Vegetable Quesadillas

Grilled Vegetable Quesadillas with fresh mozzarella cheese and pesto – using fresh ingredients found at your local market, these quesadillas are perfect for a healthy lunch or dinner. Last time I checked the weather we were supposed to have record high temperatures for today, and I chose today of all days to grill some vegetables. […]

Kentucky Bourbon Butter Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting and Salted Caramel Sauce

Celebrate derby day with an impressive Kentucky Bourbon Butter Cake.  A slight departure from the original Bourbon Butter Cake, this version is layered with cream cheese frosting and salted caramel sauce. The Kentucky Derby is right around the corner.  I’ve never been but I really think it would be my thing….if I could ever get […]

Blackberry Cake Recipe

Thank you to our friends at Driscoll’s (our favorite berry brand) who sponsored this recipe. This blackberry cake is soft and moist and has a fluffy lemon blackberry buttercream frosting. The lemon juice cuts the sweetness and brightens up the whole cake. You’ll enjoy every bite as it hits your taste buds; sweet, tart and […]

CARAMELIZED ONION SPAGHETTI SQUASH

Onions sautéed with butter and olive oil create this scrumptious Caramelized Onion Spaghetti Squash. Mixed with kale and mushrooms for a healthy, colorful meal. FRIDAY, hi how are you? Thank you to everyone who responded to my new site design this past Monday and who kindly answered the questions at the end of my post—I […]

Lemon Layer Cake with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting

It took me 30 years to find the recipe for the most perfect, fluffy Lemon Layer Cake with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting. It’s been worth the wait. Despite feeling more unsettled than I care to admit about turning The Big 3-0 today, I can cling to one comforting certainty: if the next year of my […]

Jalapeño Popper Grilled Corn Salad Recipe

Bring on Summer and Barbecue season! This Jalapeño Popper Grilled Corn Salad Recipe brings so many great flavors together in one amazing side dish! Fresh grilled corn, bacon, jalapeño and cheddar cheese in a creamy summer salad. I am proud to be partnering with Kingsford, Glad and Walmart to bring you this tasty recipe! Who […]