Homemade Pecan Pralines

A couple of days ago, my friend Faye came over to show me how to […]

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 […]

Those beautiful pumpkins

It’s that time of year again. Everywhere I look, I see beautiful, deep orange pumpkins…in […]

Resurrection Cookies and Leg of Lamb

I want to recommend two posts by Journey-to-Mom, a blogger on our blogroll. JTM has […]

Hey, check this out!

I mentioned awhile back that my second son Nate spends a lot of time on […]

Christmas menus at Laura’s house, 2007

I am incurably nosey about what people are eating, and I assume that many of […]

Skorpa (Swedish Toast)

I have got this wonderful scam…er…scheme that I’ve been working. I beg people for their […]

Stacey’s favorite Chocolate Pecan Pie

My great friend, Stacey, who does NOT consider herself much of a cook, gave me […]

Sweet Potato Pie

I got this from a cookbook my mother-in-law gave me years ago, which I have […]

Basic Pie Crust

We thought it might be handy to have a really basic pie crust recipe here, […]

Dutch Apple Pie

While I love cheese on my regular apple pie, nothing beats a dollop of good […]

Plain ol’ Apple Pie

I grew up hearing my dad proclaim, “Apple pie without the cheese is like a […]

Amazing Raisin Pineapple Zucchini Bran Muffins

  I was just playing around in the kitchen this morning and ended up making […]

Peg’s Fruit tart, gorgeous and gluten-free

I was at a farewell tea for a friend the other night, and one of […]