Chewy Chocolate Peanut Squares

By Friday, August 15, 2014 Permalink

These are actually the devil. I'm not a dessert person, but peanuts and chocolate? These are practically an Oh Henry bar. That you can make at home. Obviously I did not make these for My Other Half and I to consume ourselves. I made them for book club. I quickly found out they were too decadent to be ...

Margarita Mousse with White Chocolate

By Wednesday, May 21, 2014 Permalink

This would have been the perfect Cinqo de Mayo recipe! Alas, I am the LEAST timely food blogger and totally dropped the ball. Whoops. We're not dessert people (we normally skip it), but when we have a dinner party, odds are one of our guests lives for dessert. I normally do something simple, focusing on the main ...

Easy Classic Pumpkin Pie

By Friday, November 15, 2013 Permalink

You can add this to the list with lasagna, chili, manicotti... ... because it's yet another classic dish I had never made. Weird. But I am SO GLAD I did! Pumpkin pie is super easy, especially if you're using canned pumpkin, which I did. I haven't ventured into the world of homemade pumpkin purée just yet. Someday... And ...

Mama’s Peach Pie

By Tuesday, September 25, 2012 Permalink

Mothers are just always there for you, aren’t they? People think I’m nuts, but I talk to my mom every day – often multiple times per day. We chat about all the simple things in our lives. It makes me feel like I’m close to her, even though I’m really pretty far away. I’ve mentioned before that ...

Perfect Apple Crisp

By Monday, November 1, 2010 Permalink

Where do I even begin? As I lay here in bed on my laptop, I have so many wonderful “foodie” things to write about, but I can’t even fathom where to start. I guess the most logical thing would be to apologize to my followers for not blogging as much as I normally do this ...