Valentine’s

homemade strawberry cheesecake

Champagne and Strawberry Cheesecake

This decadent champagne and strawberry cheesecake is the best you will ever put in your mouth. Real champagne is incorporated into the batter and it’s topped with fresh strawberries drizzled with white and milk chocolate. Strawberries and champagne just seem to go together like Batman and Robin. Oh geez, spoken […]

ribeye recipe

Rib Eye Steaks with Horseradish Mustard Sauce

If you’re a steak fan, you’ll love this ribeye recipe. Ribeye steaks are marinated then grilled and served with a creamy horseradish mustard sauce. Last year, I wrote a tear-jerker about my mother.  I realized I am way overdue to write one of those posts about my Dad. I am […]

If you are a chocolate lover, you need to give this mini chocolate souffle recipe a try. It's light, fluffy and oh so decadent.

Mini Chocolate Soufflés

If you are a chocolate lover, you need to give this mini chocolate souffle recipe a try. It’s light, fluffy and oh so decadent. 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 […]

This elegant strawberry dessert pizza has a chocolate chip shortbread crust, topped with sweetened marcapone cheese and glazed strawberries.

Strawberry Dessert Pizza

This elegant strawberry dessert pizza has a chocolate chip shortbread crust, topped with sweetened marcapone cheese and glazed strawberries. If the thought of making a cheesecake on Valentine’s Day for your beloved intimidates you, then this recipe has all the pizzazz without all the work.  You can even simplify the recipe a step further […]

Espresso powder and semi-sweet chocolate transforms this creamy homemade chocolate pudding from a kid's snack to a truly decadent adult's dessert.

Espresso Chocolate Pudding

Espresso powder and semi-sweet chocolate transforms this creamy homemade chocolate pudding from a kid’s snack to a truly decadent adult’s dessert. As a kid, those single-serving plastic chocolate pudding cups were a perfectly acceptable dessert to serve guests after a meal.   Granted, that meal was probably a peanut butter and […]