June 2014

Old Fashioned Peach Cobbler

I was searching for a peach cobbler recipe that reminded me of the yummy dessert I ate as a young boy in Southeast Missouri. No shortcuts he...

Chocolate Chip (Ooey) Gooey Butter Cake

These yummy squares are so appropriate for Christmas because you will sing with the angels when you try them :D ,, Not only is this dessert ...

Chocolate Layer Cake with Cream Cheese Filling and Chocolate Buttercream

Gorgeous looking cake - The layers stayed together. The frosting didn't have crumbs in it. The cake and frosting recipes were well-execu...

Double Fudge Coca Cola Cake (Cracker Barrel Copy Cat)

While my husband was out of town last week ( he was in Arkansas,), I took the kids out to dinner for a treat at Cracker Barrel. We get lonel...

Best Ever German Chocolate Cake Recipe

I’ve never made anything from scratch but since it was hubby’s birthday gave it a shot. It turned out amazing!  It is the most delicious cho...

Cinabun Cake (Cinnamon Bun Cake)

Just made this, easy to make and tasted delicious. After 30 mins of baking it was still jiggily and raw, put it in for another 5 mins and ch...

Mini Lemon Meringue Cheesecakes

So I made these for my husband on Father's Day and let me tell you, it was definitely the highlight of his day (aside from playing with ...

Red Velvet Cake

A Red Velvet Cake is very dramatic looking with its bright red color that is offset by a creamy white frosting. There are many theories as t...

Baked Zucchini Sticks and Sweet Onion Dip

Here's a guilt-free way to enjoy the crunchy outside (and juicy inside) of a restaurant-style zucchini stick. Baked Zucchini Sticks and ...

Pasta House Pasta Con Broccoli (Actual Recipe )

This is the acutal recipe (not a copycat) as posted on their website and as printed in the St. Louis Post Dispatch. . This is so yummy and i...

Oven-roasted Sausages, Potatoes, and Peppers

behold, an oven pan laden with delicious food (a LOT of it) that is cost-effective, EASY EASY EASY, and delicious.. this recipe will serve 3...

Skinny Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas

Skinny Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas Yield: 4 servings Serving size: 2 enchiladas Ingredients:     16 oz boneless skinless chicken breasts, ...

Carrot Cake

Classic Carrot Cake with hints of cinnamon and clove made super moist by pineapple as a secret ingredient.  Carrot Cake is fast becoming the...

DIY Funnel Cakes

Enjoy the deep-fried funnel cake awesomeness of the state fair all year round with this DIY recipe. DIY Funnel Cakes Ingredients: Vegetable ...

Apple Enchiladas

There's nothing quite like warm apple pie... is there?  This  recipe is pretty darn close. I'm too intimidated to attempt apple pie ...

How to Bake Flat Cake Layers

This is so, so, soooo helpful….thank you!! Layer cake secretly kind of scare me for this exact reason (and a few others). Mastering layer ca...

Dr. Oz’s 7-Layer Fat-Fighting Dip

This dip is perfect for a party or healthy snacking. The avocado it contains is a healthy fat that regulates blood sugar to control cravings...

Philadelphia 3-Step Cookie Dough Cheesecake

Philadelphia 3-Step Cookie Dough Cheesecake Ingredients: – 2 pkg. (8 oz. each) Philadelphia Cream Cheese, softened – 1/2 cup sugar – 1/2 tsp...

Coconut Banana Bread

Just made this today.. Really yummy, but the coconut flavor is not overpowering. It is actually hard to detect and I'll probably add mor...

Lemon Butter Cookies

I just got done baking these cookies and enjoy them!! The only substitute I made was using 4 tsp of lemon juice in place of the lemon zest–I...

Reuben Crescent Bake

It really doesn't get much easier than this. No chopping, sauteing, or boiling. Essentially, I made a great big, delicious sandwich in a...

Chocolate Lava Cake

A rich dessert every chocolate lover would love. According to culinary legend, the chocolate lava cake was the result of a major kitchen dis...

Blueberries and Cream Pie With No Roll Pie Crust

A delicious pie that is easy to prepare. Note to World Tour participants - I believe the ingredients are typical for the Canada region. Blue...

Easy Yeast Rolls

These turned out amazing!!  This is only the fourth time in my life I've made bread and they were idiot-proof, went together so quick an...

English Toffee Cheesecake

English Toffee Cheesecake Ingredients:     2 cups graham cracker crumbs     1/2 cup sugar     1/2 cup butter, melted     3 (8 oz.) packages ...