August 2014

Mom's Soft and Moist Zucchini Bread

My mother has been making the yummiest moist Zucchini bread for as long as I can remember. The name sounds like some health food bread mean...

Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Icing

When I found this recipe on Recipezaar, I thought it looked yummy. Then when I saw it has almost 500 five-star ratings, I knew I had to try...

Chocolate Chip Cheesecake

A friend made this for the dessert at a work gathering and OH MY GAH! It was DIVINE! Never before have I ever wanted to just stic...

Perfect New York Cheesecake

Cheesecake is my husband’s favorite, but I’ve always been scared away by horror stories of falling and cracking. Well, his birthd...

The Best Lemon Bars

I made these last night and they came out perfect! I’ve been searching for a recipe that’s just right, not too sweet/lemony. One ch...

Gram's Galumpki

My mom made these at least once a month throughout my childhood. The only difference  was she used tomato juice and thinly sliced onio...

Cream Cheese Apple Coffee Cake

As the mornings start to get a little colder and fall begins to really get into full swing, I find myself craving coffee and baked go...

Easy Homemade Bread Recipe

An Easy Homemade Bread Recipe: A little background My family is full of really fantastic cooks. My stepmom, my mother-in-law, my sisters--al...

Perfect Chicken

Pinterest is fantastic as I am sure that you all know! I saw this recipe for the perfect chicken and have made it several times. I use ...

Bacon Ranch Chicken Bake

I tried this for dinner last night and LOVED it! I used different bacon and different ranch but it was still amazing! Next time I...

Pan Fried Cinnamon Bananas

Tried them and worked out great! Replaced the olive oil with coconut oil and added a little vanilla extract instead of sugar. Once I ...

Crunchy Granola Bars

It's a simple recipe that uses ingredients I almost always have on hand. To ensure that these bars are super crunchy, the recipe calls ...

Simple Homemade Sausage Patties

Assembling pork sausages is a snap and, as always, if you use best-quality ingredients, it's hard to beat homemade.From the boo...

Broccoli Cauliflower Casserole

This creamy casserole can be made a day ahead, refrigerated and then baked just before dinner. Using frozen vegetables makes this dis...

Broiled Lobster Tails

Here is a fancy way to bring a little "surf" to any "turf" dinner!  It's pretty easy too... You will need: ...

Cookies n' Creme Cupcakes

Milk's favorite cookie, in cupcake form. These cupcakes are the best chocolate cupcake recipe I've ever made, with a whole ...

Pioneer Woman Perfect Salmon

I love seafood. If it came out of the ocean, I love it. Lobster, mussels, oysters, crab fish, sushi, I love it all and then some. I love to ...

Billionaire Bars

So easy and so good! 1) The butter separated from the caramel mixture after about 5 mins, but patience and a whisk brought it bac...

Master Chocolate Chip Cookie

I found this on Pintrest and they looked the best out of all the cookies I saw! I just made them for my family and they loved the...

Crockpot Cheesy Buffalo Chicken Pasta

Cooked this for dinner last night and it was amazing! I didn’t have time to cook it in a crock pot so I ended up cooking it on the ...

Cheesecake Crescent Rolls

Cheesecake Crescent Rolls Ingredients: 2 cans of Pillsbury Crescent rolls 2 (8oz each) package cream cheese, softened 1 1/2 tsp van...