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September 17, 2014
Utterly decadent! Apple-cream cheese cake with praline frosting. #fall #apples #cakes #desserts

Apple Cream Cheese Cake with Praline Frosting

This. Oh, friends. This is the recipe I crave the moment the temperature dips to a remotely fallish reading here deep in the heart of Texas (i.e., less than 90 degrees with relatively low humidity). I first happened upon this cake in an issue of Southern Living a few years back, and since that day, I […]

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September 8, 2014
Individual fruit pizzas made with store-bought sugar cookies. Easy and delicious! #givebakery

Individual Fruit Pizzas #GiveBakery

When I was little, my mom would often surprise me with a freshly baked treat after I got home from school. Sitting down and eating those snacks together was such a great time to sit down together and fill her in on the details of my day. Now that I’m a mom, I like to […]

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August 6, 2014
Delicious, chewy granola bars that contain ONLY wholesome, easy-to-pronounce ingredients! Yum!

The Perfect Chewy Granola Bars

With back-to-school time upon us, now is the time to start thinking about healthy, delicious snacks to pack in lunches or to serve kiddos for breakfast or as an after-school snack. For our family, no snack is a greater crowd-pleaser than chewy granola bars. My son Jack and I recently did a bit of experimenting […]

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June 6, 2014
Citrus Tea Bread at Positively Splendid. The zest and sugar topping is so pretty, and delicious, too!

Citrus Tea Bread

Add a bright pop of citrus flavor to your daily breakfast or snack routine by preparing a loaf of this lovely, easy-as-pie citrus tea bread. Topped with a bright citrus glaze and a gorgeous mixture of lemon and lime zest and sugar, this bread features a crumb that mimics the taste and texture of pound […]

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April 23, 2014
Cowboy Cookies - Chewy cookies with oatmeal, chocolate chips and coconut. Yum!

Cowboy Cookie Recipe (Chocolate, Oat and Coconut Cookies)

In my opinion, one can never have too many cookie recipes in their arsenal, so when I stumbled upon this recipe for Cowboy Cookies in an old cookbook that once belonged to my grandmother, I knew I had to give them a try. Am I ever glad I did! These cookies feature a dense, chewy […]

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April 16, 2014
Honey Bun Mini Loaves at Positively Splendid. Super easy and SO delicious! Perfect for gift-giving!

Honey Bun Mini Loaves

On the lookout for a delicious recipe to give as gifts to teachers, neighbors and more? My honey bun mini loaves are just the ticket! Infused with cinnamon and nutmeg and drizzled with fragrant honey, this quick bread is perfect not only for breakfast, but also for dessert when served with a dollop of vanilla […]

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April 15, 2014
These Easter morning sticky buns bake up with an empty center--just like the empty tomb!

Easter Morning Sticky Buns (Resurrection Buns)

Each year when I was small, I can remember my mom baking up a pan of delicious sticky buns to eat on Easter morning. Even better than standard sticky buns, though, these buns were something truly special: one bite into each one revealed an empty center, just like the empty tomb discovered on Easter morning. […]

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March 24, 2014
Decadent brownie trifle: brownies, pudding, whipped cream and toffee all in one fabulous dessert!

Decadent Brownie Trifle Recipe

With the advent of spring, entertaining season is about to hit full stride. This year, arm yourself with a new dessert recipe that is sure to be a hit at any cookout or pot luck: decadent brownie trifle! This dessert recipe features layers of brownies, rich chocolate pudding and sweet whipped cream, all sprinkled with […]

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February 25, 2014

Rainbow Surprise Sugar Cookies

Delight little ones in your life with delicious sugar cookies that contain a colorful surprise inside! These rainbow cookies feature a sweet, buttery sugar cookie crumb that is studded with a rainbow of fruit slice candies. These cookies are perfect for a St. Patrick’s Day theme, but they are delicious any day of the year!

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February 18, 2014
Tres leches cake recipe - Cake and sweet custard all in one. Indescribably good!

Tres Leches Cake Recipe

Rich, sweet and fragrant, tres leches cake combines the best of a tender, airy cake and a sweet vanilla custard. In other words, it is to-die-for good! This cake gets its name from the three milks (in Spanish, “Tres Leches”) used in the custard that is poured over an airy sponge cake base. Served with fresh […]

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