PECAN PIE BROWNIES

It's Christmas time. I have visions of sugar plums dancing in my head. And by sugar plums, I usually mean these Pecan Pie Brownies. During testing, I tried three different…

Triple Chocolate Mousse Cake

The Jewish holiday of Shavuot ended last night. Out of all the Jewish holidays, Shavuot is the only one where it is traditional to eat dairy food. That means two…

PIONEER WOMAN’S MONKEY BREAD

Every few weeks, I show up after chapel service with muffins, cinnamon rolls, or other goodies. This week, I made Monkey Bread. This is a super simple recipe that I…

CABBAGE SOUP WITH HAMBURGER

This soup is just the yummiest! I know it seems like a weird to time to posting a soup recipe. It’s probably even a stranger time to be making soup. It’s still…

SNICKERDOODLE SANDWICH COOKIES

Snickerdoodles are a favorite at our house. The soft chewy texture with cinnamon and sugar warm from the oven is crave-worthy. But add some fluffy marshmallow buttercream sandwiched between them…

Mint Chocolate Chip Cupcakes

Mint and chocolate are the flavors of the moment. And if you love thin mints, shamrock shakes and peppermint patties? Then these mint chocolate chip cupcakes are right up your…

Salted Caramel Chocolate Cheesecake Cake

Well, I know it may look really awful, but it's not that bad, trust me. At first, I added tons of photos, but that's just me, you know? I like…

Homemade biscuit cake

A layered dessert that although it is not prepared very easily, the pleasure that offers after you have tried the first piece will assure you that all your effort and…

Vanilla raspberry cake

Since Anna decided to prepare this cake, we have had a serious problem. As I am responsible for the delivery of the ingredients, I hunted fresh raspberries for a few…

Overnight French Toast Casserole

A good breakfast is a must-have for me on Christmas morning. John and I decided we wanted to try something a little different this year, and after browsing some recipes…

TURTLE COOKIE BARS

Turtle cookie bars are a basic staple for Christmas cookies in our home. Oatmeal cookie crust is covered with soft caramel and pecans before being covered with chocolate. They are…

OVERNIGHT CHOCOLATE CHIP-TOFFEE MONKEY BREAD

This was my first time making monkey bread, and it will definitely be making an appearance at Christmas breakfast this year. It’s very reminiscent of cinnamon buns, which is one…

PORTUGUESE EASTER BREAD

This Easter bread is one of the things that I grew up with and love; it holds a very special place in my heart. Growing up I have very fond…

CARAMELIZED APPLE OATMEAL

the oatmeal, I made steel cut oats made with water and unsweetened almond milk, and a touch of cinnamon. The almond milk gives it a rich and creamy texture. Now,…

BLUEBERRY PIE SUPREME

This pie really packs in the blueberries and has earned it’s “supreme” label! So I have called it Blueberry Pie Supreme since the first time I made it. Anyone that…

Blackbottom Strawberry Banana Cream Pie

My husband and I had a Blackbottom Strawberry Banana Cream Pie for the first year when we were just married and have been making it ever since. It was one…

Chocolate Cream Pie with COOL WHIP

My Chocolate Cream Pie recipe has become an instant favorite dessert for my Sweet B's because it is  delicious and because they know there's a good chance that I'll make…

STRAWBERRY CHEESECAKE COBBLER

I saved this recipe when I was trying to get better organized one day. That happens when I know what I’m looking for but can’t find it. Or maybe it’s…

Soft Homemade Slider Buns

For the past three weekends, I’ve tried out different recipes for homemade buns. We were looking for a nice soft bun that would be perfect for sliders, little burgers or…

Pie Party Gluten Free Lemon Meringue Pie

My mother-in-law is nothing if not clever.  She grew up in California’s central valley on a small farm-ish where they had their own chickens, fruit trees, gardens and perhaps I…

Creamy Peanut Butter Fudge

When I was sixteen years old I worked at a café that sold homemade fudge. They had every flavor you could imagine. The fudge itself was very good, however, because…

Mandarin Orange Pineapple Cake

If you are looking for a light, fresh, summery, deliciously fresh and sweet dessert, this is a great option. I made it for our small group, and everyone except Grant…

Coconut Flour Zucchini Bread

What I have learned though is coconut flour is not your typical flour. Because of its high fiber content, coconut flour absorbs a lot of liquid, so you must increase…

Garlic Basil Scalloped Potatoes

this flavor happens to be my favorite one. it’s super garlicky, and super fresh tasting from the basil, and i’m pretty sure i could eat a whole block of it…

Quick Cinnamon Swirl Bread

Quick Cinnamon Swirl Bread is a wonderful breakfast treat. I don’t always have time to make my traditional cinnamon yeast bread and find this recipe has been a life saver.…

Lemon-Buttermilk Pound Cake with Strawberry Coulis

Usually when it comes to baking I have an endless supply of ideas and I can't wait to check the next one off the list, but recently nothing on that…

Cherry Pie Sheet Cake

I love a great sheet cake recipe! They are so handy for taking a lot of time at a meeting, because they feed a lot of people … and really,…

KFC Biscuits Recipe

These KFC Copycat KFC cookies are a super simple and delicious side dish for any meal of the day! They are incredibly easy to prepare and are perfect for year-round…

MILLION DOLLAR SPAGHETTI CASSEROLE

Million Dollar Spaghetti brings the best of spaghetti to the best of lasagna and marries them together. Don't be afraid of this casserole that will please everyone!

Candied Bacon Cinnamon Rolls

When I was asked to be a Become a Better Baker Blog Ambassador and found out that part of this would include using Fleischmann’s® ActiveDry Yeast I was a little…

Buffalo Chicken Empanadas

Have you heard of Kraft Fresh Take yet? If not you have come to the right place today! It’s the perfect addition to your grocery cart because it’s going to…

Buffalo “Chicken” Taquitos

Super Bowl is right around the corner! Can you believe it? Who are you cheering for this year? The tarnished Patriots or the Seahawks? Better check the game balls before…

Scalloped Potatoes

A few weeks ago, I was at the store (go figure), and I was there to pick up eggs for my kids. Well, two of the good eating kids, they…

Best Banana Bread Brownies Recipe

If you love bananas in every way, form or shape, you must do these bars. I usually don't agree with something with all my heart because I know we all…

Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

Pineapple upside-down cake is my favorite upside-down cake. This classic dish never goes out of style and is definitely a party favor. Pineapple Upside Down Cake is a throwback to…

No Bake Mint Oreo Cheesecake

Well, other than the fact that I serve Mint on Thanksgiving… and will probably be serving Red Velvet on Christmas in preparation for Valentine’s Day. I guess that one kind…

Red Apple Sangria Recipe

I’m in a bit of denial and I’m guessing I’m not the only one that is having this problem. You guys, it’s the end of summer. We are watching the…

Pumpkin Spice Latte Blondies

Tell me: are you guys ready for the pumpkin? PUMPKIN?! Our summer is so short (okay, relatively short) here in Manitoba that fall always seems to come too early. But my birthday…

Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Pudding Cups

My youngest son turned three recently, and I had a hard time deciding what to take to school for his birthday celebration. (Do you notice a trend? I have decision…

Cherry Cheesecake Dip

I have a bit of a cherry cheesecake problem right now. Which is unfortunate for you if you don’t really like cherries, Or cheesecake. Because this is my second cherry…

Basic Sloppy Joe

I had my very first Sloppy Joe yesterday. I got the recipe from my father's friends in Texas. I want to thank you with this message, as it is probably…

The Best Pumpkin Bread Recipe

This pumpkin bread recipe is my all-time favorite pumpkin bread recipe. I released a chocolate chip version last year and the original maple and brown butter glazed bread a few…

Oven Fries Recipe

I've been cooking oven fries so long and I've done them in so many different ways that I was shocked that I didn't post a blog about each of them.!…

Apple Pie Bread Pudding

While flipping through the channels one evening, James asked if there was a show on Food Network dedicated to dessert. I told him that there was not. Strange thing happened…

Banana Pudding Cake

The cake is dense and super moist, topped with vanilla bean whipped cream. On top of that are little bites of amazingly flavorful vanilla wafers that have been coated in…

Lemon Loaf Recipe

I saw this very recently over at Cook Like a Champion and the only thing that stopped me from making it that day was that I was almost out of…

White Texas Sheet Cake

Everyone thinks of chocolate cake when they think of a Texas sheet cake, but I decided to make a white version with white chocolate chips sprinkled on top. It's a…

Lightened-Up Carrot Cake

So I made this carrot cake lighter with some simple swaps. You won’t BELIEVE how moist, fluffy and SCRUMPTIOUS this spicy

Chicken Pot Pie with Homemade Crust

Chicken Pot Pie is a classic comfort food that has always been one of my top favorites. This recipe is so savory and flavorful. Juicy chicken mixed with your favorite…

Cream Pie Poke Cake

What we don’t bicker over is cake. We love the stuff in this household, and this Boston Cream Pie Poke Cake was a real winner in this house. It starts…
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