Category Archives: Recipes

My Funny Valentine Truffles (recipe included)

I love Valentine’s Day! In my family we are all about the homemade kind of love. We all know that homemade doesn’t always go as you planned. But even a messy dessert can be a delicious dessert. The above pics … Continue reading

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French lessons and Friends

Well a couple of weekends ago, I got to make one of my most favorite Fall meals: Coq au Vin- fancy french chicken stew cooked in wine with bacon, pearl onions, and mushrooms. Now, this stew is not something you … Continue reading

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Mississppi Mud Pie – Recipe from Baked-Brooklyn, NY

Happy Pi(e) day!  I love with three sweet Math Geeks and they take Pi(e) Day seriously! Below is the recipe for a pretty seriously awesome Mississippi Mud Pie. They’re are many steps to this amazing pie- but they are worth … Continue reading

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Amish Style Chicken Corn Chowder

Hot soup on a cold day makes me happy! This is perfect Snow Day Soup- easy to make and it makes a bunch! This soup comes Jeff Smith- The Frugal Gourmet Amish Style Chicken Corn Chowder Recipe adapted from Jeff … Continue reading

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The Snow is Coming! I’m so excited- for realsies.

The TV news has been tracking a potential snow storm – the first of Winter here- and boy oh boy am I excited! I LOVE SNOW! So much fun! Around here people go BONKERS when they hear a snow storm … Continue reading

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Recipe and Review: Nigella Lawson’s Nutella Cheesecake with a tweak

As I mentioned in my last post, every Valentine’s Day I make some delectable treat from scratch. This year I had made Nigella Lawson’s No Bake -Nutella Cheesecake, but I tweaked it slightly with a chocolate sandwich cookie crust instead … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk …

This year is still relatively brand new. It’s not even Valentine’s Day yet. So I still have time to set out clear goals and make a plan for what I would like to accomplish this year. So that is what … Continue reading

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