Fruit Pizza

I’m bringing this post out of semi-retirement. The other day I fixed this fabulous dessert […]

Potato Chip Brownies

Here’s another recipe from my mom’s recipe files. I remember these brownies from when I […]

Key Lime Cheesecake

A couple of weeks ago, regular reader Uday Patil emailed me asking if we wanted […]

Peanut Butterscotch Squares

More yummies from the past! Wow, I LOVE it when my mom goes digging for […]

Kahlua Cake

This unassuming-looking cake was the finale to an impromptu dinner with our dear friends Tim […]

Poached pear and strawberry trifle

I have always wanted to try making a trifle for dessert–they’re just so beautiful!  I […]


I’ve decided that I NEED a recipe for Danish or Swedish Kringle–someone brought some to […]

Apricot Brandy Pound Cake

My grad-school friend Tamara recently wrote on her Facebook wall that she was going to […]

Christmas Menus in My Sister’s Kitchen

Barb and I agreed it would be fun to share a snapshot of what’s going […]

Tres Leches Cake (3 Milks Cake)

My friend Briva  shared this traditional dessert recipe with me. Briva writes: Tres Leches Cake […]

Christmas Baking!

Christmas-time is the best time of the year for baking, in our opinion. There are […]

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

Last week I attended a brunch for our local MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) group. I […]

Coconut Cake

A couple of days ago I posted Ellen’s Coconut Pound Cake. One of my readers […]

Oatmeal Cake

This is the time of year when I pull out recipes that I don’t ordinarily […]

Coconut Pound Cake

My husband is blessed to work with a Woman Who Can Do Just About Anything. […]

Apple Crostata

Yesterday I introduced a guest poster, Molly, who shared her delicious Chestnut Dressing recipe with […]

Reprise of two favorite fall recipes

A couple of my guys suggested that for those of you who have only recently […]

Pumpkin Pie Gingersnap Dessert

Yesterday I shared the recipe for my friend Muriel’s Pumpkin Pie Dessert. It’s really yummy […]

Pumpkin Pie Dessert

A couple of mornings ago, while I was at a morning gathering of Mothers of […]