Homemade Moon Pies

Mar 4, 2014 by

  Holy sinful goodness ya’ll . . . If you follow me on Instagram or Twitter, you may have seen this picture a week or so...

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Apple Pie with Cheddar Cheese ...

Nov 26, 2013 by

  Last week, as I was helping Little Tot get ready for bed, I was overcome with the sudden craving for apple pie a la mode. Which...

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S’mores Cookies

Sep 10, 2013 by

  Labor Day weekend, my little family and I made a quick trip up to Chicago to visit extended family.  We try to go at least once...

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Sweet Tea Granita

Aug 28, 2013 by

  There is a stack of about five or six Garden & Gun magazines next to The Husband’s recliner.  We can’t bear to part with...

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Chocolate Covered Ice Cream Co...

Aug 12, 2013 by

  My “baby” turned THREE on Saturday. At the risk of sounding like every other mother you know, it seems like just yesterday...

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Lemon Icebox Pie

Aug 7, 2013 by

  When life gives you lemons, I suggest using them to make pie.  With meringue.  Because everything is better with...

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Ricotta Dumplings with Warm Bl...

Jul 2, 2013 by

  You might notice things slow down a bit around here. No, I’m not giving up the blog.  This blog and cooking are my creative...

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Honeysuckle Sorbet

May 29, 2013 by

  This is probably one of the neatest things I have made in a while. Once the weather warms up, The Husband and I spend a lot of...

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Fresh Strawberry Ice Cream

May 16, 2013 by

  A few weeks ago, Louisiana strawberries started showing up at my farmer’s market.  Every year I buy a whole flat (sometimes...

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Loaded Cookies with Pretzels, ...

Apr 22, 2013 by

  About a month ago, The Husband and I decided to turn off the television on the weekends.   We’re in the midst of potty...

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Chocolate Chip Cookies from Sc...

Mar 18, 2013 by

  I swear, I think there is absolutely nothing The Husband and I like more than baking a batch of chocolate chip cookies on a...

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Strawberry Pavlovas

Feb 13, 2013 by

  After eating this dessert, The Husband had to make a painful admission.  He says this dish tops what has been his favorite...

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Mini Chocolate Soufflés

Feb 7, 2013 by

  One of the things I have grown to love over the last 3.5 years I have been publishing this blog is that it really challenges me to...

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Gingerbread Trifles with Eggno...

Dec 17, 2012 by

  The holidays are known for being a time of overeating and overindulging.  Either you are sick of all the rich food, or you are...

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Eggnog Cookies with Buttercrea...

Dec 13, 2012 by

    Three years ago during the holidays, The Husband and I were going through a true test of our marriage.  We both lost our jobs...

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Cranberry-Apple Lattice Pie

Dec 6, 2012 by

  Cranberries are synonymous with the holidays while apple pie just makes you think of fall. I love how this recipe combines the...

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Pumpkin-Spice Cheesecake

Nov 19, 2012 by

  If you have room on your Thanksgiving buffet after all the desserts I just share with you, then here is one more the add to your...

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Pumpkin-Pecan Cake with Brown ...

Oct 22, 2012 by

  I will pretty much try any recipe with bourbon in it.  Maybe it’s the Southern girl in me. The good thing about this cake is...

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Funnel Cakes

Oct 11, 2012 by

  For me, funnel cakes evoke strong memories of high school football games – bright lights, cool night air, the sound of the...

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Pluot-Blueberry Cobbler with C...

Sep 27, 2012 by

  There are just some words that are just more fun to say than others. Take pluot for example.  Right now, stop what you are doing...

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Grilled Banana Split

Sep 4, 2012 by

This was probably not what you expected to see the day after Labor Day, huh? Well, since the beginning of fall feels just as hot...

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Banana Cupcakes with Chocolate...

Aug 13, 2012 by

  Little Tot turned two on Friday.  Excuse me while I go stand in a corner and mourn the disappearance of my little baby. Okay,...

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Five Southern Desserts . . .an...

Aug 9, 2012 by

It seems like just yesterday we were heralding the beginning of summer.  However, this week my Facebook news feed has been full of...

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Frozen Brandy Alexander Pie

Aug 6, 2012 by

  Just a warning, this pie is for adults only.  There is a shot of Kahlúa and a shot of Brandy in it and since there is no cooking...

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Spicy Pineapple Coconut Pops

Jul 2, 2012 by

  Remember back in March when I was fretting over our lack of winter weather and what the future would hold as far as the heat for...

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Peach Cobbler with Homemade Va...

Jun 28, 2012 by

The week after you return from vacation is always hard, isn’t it?  I liken it to moving your clocks one hour ahead in the...

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Butter Pecan Ice Cream

Jun 18, 2012 by

Earlier this month, I bought The Husband an ice cream maker for his birthday.  Okay, maybe he didn’t specifically ask for an ice...

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Strawberry Shortcakes with Cin...

May 14, 2012 by

  You know that old saying you heard from your parents growing up, “One day when you have children of your own, you will...

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Strawberry Pizza

Feb 13, 2012 by

  If the thought of making a cheesecake on Valentine’s Day for your beloved intimidates you, then this recipe has all the...

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Creamy Chocolate Pudding

Feb 9, 2012 by

As a kid, those single-serving plastic pudding cups were a perfectly acceptable dessert to serve guests after a meal.   Granted,...

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Strawberries and Champagne Che...

Feb 6, 2012 by

  First off, congratulations to Christina of Heels and Meals!  Christina, you are the winner of Whitney Miller’s Modern...

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Eat Jackson’s Bread Pudd...

Jan 23, 2012 by

Last week, The Husband and I were lucky enough to snag a couple of tickets for a very unique event in Jackson – the first ever...

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Coconut Cake with Raspberry Fi...

Dec 8, 2011 by

Before The Husband and I became “The Parents,” we always spent our Christmas holidays away from home. Christmas Eve was spent...

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Sweet Potato Pie with Praline ...

Nov 28, 2011 by

  One more swipe at a fall recipe.  For all you people absolutely sick of pumpkin recipes – it’s not pumpkin....

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Velvety Chocolate Butter Pecan...

Nov 21, 2011 by

  Ya’ll. This pie. This pie is what would happen if pecan pie and chocolate pie got married and had a baby. There is just no...

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