July 2014

The Best Louisiana Crunch Cake Ever

One of my all time favorite southern classic desserts, that is excellent during the holidays, and even better everyday! The Best Louisiana C...

The Best Chocolate Layer Cake You'll Ever Have

The frosting's flavor is more intensely chocolatey, thanks to a one-two combo of cocoa powder and semisweet chocolate :) Serves: 16 Tota...

Ham & Potato Casserole

An easy cheesy dish that uses up that Christmas or Easter ham! My family looks forward to this one! Ham & Potato Casserole makes 6 servi...

Zucchini Cakes

Each scrumptious morsel is totally satisfying and packed with vitamin-rich zucchini, yet strikingly low in calories, carbs, and fat. Zucchin...

No Bake Oatmeal Peanut Butter Bars

I made these bars a couple of weeks ago and they were the absolute best. They will replace the bars I buy from the store. I shared with frie...

Salted Caramel Rice Krispy Treats

These salted caramel bars are the perfect treat for anytime of the year Salted Caramel Rice Krispy Treats Yields: 24 squares Ingredients: CA...

Caramel Bars

These are one of my favorite goodies these days! A total crowd pleaser! Salted Caramel Butter Bars Ingredients: For the Crust: 1 lb. salted ...

Kentucky Butter Cake

  Kentucky Butter Cake If you prefer your cake with more sauce, just make a double batch. It is heavenly Ingredients: 3 c all purpose flour ...

Dark Chocolate Cake with Strawberry Cream Cheese Icing

I made this cake on 7/12/14 for my church leader's birthday. It was delicious and well received. I followed the directions exactly, usin...

Apple Fritter Cake

This recipe was an evolution!  I just set out to adapt a recipe that used cake mix but make it without cake mix.  I did it, the cake part it...

Éclair Cake

I have made this for years and yep it is ALWAYS a hit…I mix the coolwhip/whipped cream right into the pudding mix…always have My favorite to...

Honey Butter Pork Tenderloin

A Martha recipe that is SOO simple with easy ingredients. Serve with oven roasted sweet potato wedges and steamed broccoli.. Honey Butter Po...

Italian Dressing Caramelized Chicken

The best part about this recipe is that it only requires 3 ingredients and it is absolutely delicious. Italian Dressing Caramelized Chicken ...

Blackened Chicken with Avocado Cream Sauce

This recipe will kick your taste buds into high gear! The blackened seasoning will have your mouth buzzing with flavor and heat, but don’t w...

S’mores Pie

You will want S’more of this delicious pie! No bonfire necessary! S’mores Pie Ingredients: 1 stick Softened Butter ½ cups White Sugar 1 whol...

Best Gooey Brownie Recipe EVER

I just made these brownies today and I'm never making brownies from a box again! They are so moist and rich. Perfection! Brownies from s...

Jill’s Pork Tenderloin

Mouthwatering deliciousness is this pork tenderloin recipe. I can’t describe just how good it is. Jill’s Pork Tenderloin Ingredients:     3 ...

Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes

How fun are these?! I mean, cupcakes are cool, but ice cream cone cupcakes are AWESOME! I’ve seen this done before, but stumbled across a ...

Chess Squares

Woop woop! Another amazing rendition of a box cake mix. The recipe I followed was called Chess Squares, but they’re also known as Gooey Butt...

Lemon and Garlic Tilapia (Baked)

I know fish can get somewhat expensive and I wanted to keep my budget on the smaller end. I love salmon and tuna. After having Opah in Kauai...

Mississippi Mud Cake

This was really easy to make and fun. They turned out really great and were the hit of teacher appreciation week for my kids teachers. I j...

Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole

Chicken Cordon Bleu happens to be one of my hubby’s most favorite dishes ever, so he was ecstatic to have this on his plate later that night...

Crunchy Honey Garlic Pork Chops

Made these for dinner this evening and they were fantastic! The sauce for the chops is awesome. Tastes almost identical to Jack Daniels sauc...

Creamy Homemade Mac ‘N Cheese

Just made this for dinner and it was DELISH!!!!! I’ve been looking for an easy and yummy recipe for homemade shells and cheese for awhile, a...

Brown Sugar Pie

I passed this recipe to my sister, as I do all dessert recipes. One pie seemed to set up ok but was still a little runny in the center, the ...

Decadent Chocolate Cake with Whipped Chocolate Frosting

I made this cake a while ago, and it was amazing! The cake was rich, smooth, and you couldn’t hardly taste the quinoa! (though the quinoa th...

Sweet Potato Chocolate Chip Cookies

Sweet potato chocolate chip cookies- these may be the best healthy clean eating cookie I have ever had! They are moist and soft just the way...

You Will Never Eat Ice Cream the Same Way Again

Here's an easy way to push your already extraordinary Dreyer's ice cream sundae over the top – a fresh-baked brownie bowl. And the b...

Sugar Cookie Lemon Tarts

I vaguely remember that Lauren Conrad shared the link to the Inquiring Chef and found it really interesting because it wasn’t just a recipe ...

Inside Out Caramel Apples Slices

Inside Out Caramel Apples Slices Ingredients     3 whole Large Granny Smith Apples (or Any Apple Of Your Choice)     1 whole Large Lemon    ...

The World's Best Chicken

I’ve made this a few times now with different variations! The first time was exactly as written (and 40 mins) and it was perfect. The next I...

Chocolate Bundt Cake

There are 1,000 things I could say about chocolate bundt cake when it’s around. But I usually don’t say anything because my mouth is full of...

Foil-Pack Chicken & Artichoke Dinner

This low-cal chicken and artichoke dish also boasts easy cleanup—a win-win-win! Foil-Pack Chicken & Artichoke Dinner Ingredients: 3 cups...

French Coconut Pie

This is a recipe passed down to me from my great grandmother Pearl. I absolutely love this pie and I hope you do too! French Coconut Pie Ing...

Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Icing

This cake is wake up in the middle of the night thinking about it good... Sneak a piece in the closet good... Make funny involuntary moaning...

Cream Cheese Pound Cake

Cream Cheese Pound Cake  Ingredients: 3/4 lb Butter 3 cup Sugar, granulated 1/2 lb Cream cheese 6 large Eggs 3 cup Cake flour, sifted 1/4 ts...

Salted Caramel Frosting

My mom used to make this all the time... it was what I requested for my birthday cake (Chocolate of course) The icing would get a little har...

Aunt Val's Caramel

I made this for my son's 1st birthday party (carnival theme). It got RAVE reviews. My cousin has since made about 15 batches for the nur...

Skinny No-Bake Peanut Butter Pie

I made this for a BBQ this weekend. I used the PB2 - same amount as the recipe calls for (1/3 cup) - just followed the directions on the jar...

Cream Cheese-Filled Banana Bread

I loved making this! My first time making any bread really. I had some bananas that were getting too ripe for my taste and I went on a hunt ...