Strawberry Pudding

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I don’t know about you, but I had never seen fruit pudding made from scratch until I saw blackberry pudding tarts in Southern Living’s Classic Southern Desserts.  The idea intrigued me, so I had to make it last week when strawberries went on sale for Valentine’s Day.  Creamy, tangy fruit with the richness of pudding could [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Two-Bite Coconut Cream Pies

Two-Bite Coconut Cream Pies -

How many bites does it take to get to the crust in a slice of coconut cream pie?  My guess is 8 or so, depending on the size of your mouth.  I made you 8 bites of coconut cream pie to share with one lucky person. Remember when I made y’all baklava and I asked [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Breakfast in Bed Recipe Collection


I hope that over the past few weeks, I’ve convinced y’all that the best way to celebrate Valentine’s Day is breakfast in bed with your sweetheart.  I hope you enjoy these decadent breakfast treats. Creme Brulee French Toast Pina Colada Smoothie Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Pancakes Cherry Vanilla Baked Oatmeal Cheddar Biscuit Breakfast Sandwiches Lemon Poppy Seed [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Pancakes

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First and foremost, I want to say THANK YOU to everyone who entered my giveaway. It was so nice to see so many of you come out of the woodwork to respond.  I had no idea so many of you had made and loved my recipes.  It made my heart overflow again with love. I greatly appreciate your [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Lemon Poppy Seed Granola

Lemon Poppy Seed Granola -

First, don’t forget to enter my small bakeware giveaway.  You have until February 7th at noon! I really enjoy making granola.  I adore the whole process of gathering up all the mason jars that contain the oats, nuts and seeds.  I love the feel of the dry ingredients between my fingers and the aroma of [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Small Bakeware Giveaway!


Well, hello there.  Aren’t you looking nice today?  Oh, stop, no need to flatter me back.  I’m just doing a little giveaway for y’all because the love in my heart is overflowing.  I never knew this website would bring such happiness into my life.  The process of creating recipes and photos each week is challenging but [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Cherry Vanilla Baked Oatmeal


Apparently, when I want to feel fancy, I reach for a vanilla bean and a kitchen torch.  Again and again.  I hope my friends and loved ones don’t mind the repetition.  A kitchen torch never fails to impress, and a vanilla bean never fails to deliver its intoxicating aroma.  Add cute little ramekins to the [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Nutella Eclair Cake


Let me interupt the Valentine’s Day Breakfast in Bed for Two series to bring y’all a little something chocolate-y.  I made this rich cake for my Nutella-holic friends over at Bella Nutella.  It’s a gussied up version of Eclair Cake: vanilla bean Frangelico pastry cream layered between graham crackers smeared with Nutella. To get the [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Cheddar Biscuit Breakfast Sandwiches


For all of you that I sent running in the other direction with my neon green smoothie with spinach, this recipe is for you.  I modified my standard half-dozen buttermilk biscuits to make cheddar garlic biscuits.  Consider it an apology for freaking you out with a vegetable on a dessert website.  This is one mouth-watering [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Pina Colada Smoothie


Next up in the Breakfast in Bed For Two series is a delicious, rich and indulgent smoothie.  By delicious, I mean rum.  By rich, I mean rum.  And by indulgent, I mean rum.  All before noon. I always try to take care of you health nuts out there.  Last year, I made y’all mulled wine [ Click to continue Reading! ]