Boozy Shamrock Shakes

Shamrock Shakes with Moonshine -

I said I wasn’t going to do a St. Patrick’s Day recipe. This blog has been here 2 years without an Irish-inspired dessert on it.  I let March 17th come and go each year without pulling out the green food coloring.  Mainly, because, well, I’m not Irish.  Do they check your ID and look for [ Click to continue Reading! ]

German Chocolate Cupcakes

German Chocolate Cupcakes for two -

Howdy, y’all. It seems like posts around these parts are becoming less frequent.  I’m happy to tell you, it’s just not the case.  About 6 weeks ago, the world threw a wrench in our life plans and we’ve been adapting ever since. I think I told y’all that the Mr and I both work for [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Marble Pound Cake

Marble Pound Cake for two -

Let’s face it: we live in a Momofuku world. Desserts these days are prized for taking hours to create, containing outlandish ingredients, and requiring surgeon-like skills to execute. If you’re not familiar with the wild desserts coming out of this New York restaurant, here is a good article by Bon Appetit. I think desserts like [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Citrus Olive Oil Muffins

Citrus Olive Oil Muffins -

I’m guest posting today for my sweet friend Krissy of Krissy’s Creations. Click on over for my recipe for citrus olive oil muffins, and be sure to give Krissy lots of love.  She’s one of the sweetest bloggers and best macaron bakers I’ve ever met! Citrus Olive Oil Muffins   Save Print : Ingredients ¼ cup high-quality [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Half-Dozen Fried Donuts

Fried Donuts -

I’ve shared a few donut recipes before, and they are good, but…they are baked. Let’s do this donut thing right.  And by that I mean FRIED. The first time I fried something, I felt like the most domestic girl in the world.  I couldn’t believe this skill was in my arsenal.  I decided it must be genetic, [ Click to continue Reading! ]

Strawberry Pudding

Strawberry Pudding -

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

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Pancakes -

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! ]