Category Archives: DESSERTS

It’s roundup time. My girls & I used to cringe when we heard the word “round-up.” Yes . . . like the Pioneer Woman, we also had to round-up cattle and help with the branding. It’s not as easy as it looks or sounds, as they can be a royal pain in the _ _ […]

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You’re going to be happy that you dropped by today. Really you are. It’s very difficult to choose a recipe from Rhodes new fabulous Cookbook. Home Baked Family Favorites is jam packed full of scrumptious recipes & beautiful pictures. I finally  narrowed it down, and made PETAL PULL-APARTS. Trust me, they are darn good! They […]

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Decadently Delicious. Prepared in a snap. That pretty much describes this Cherry Crunch Dessert. I thought it might be fun, to highlight some of my very favorite recipes. Cherry Crunch has to be one of my top 5 desserts! You could make this with Blueberry, Peach or use any pie filling you choose. The crumble […]

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I made something quite delicious today. It was a battle . . . and I lost. My head was telling me “NO” . . . don’t you do it. That little monkey on my shoulder won! These flaky little Apple Pies are mini’s, so you can eat one or two. You will need to give […]

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  It seems that lately my time has been spent cleaning up after myself! Take for instance, dropping a FULL glass jar of homemade Salsa all over the kitchen floor.  Glass & Salsa everywhere! I’m still finding odds and ends lurking in cracks and underneath large appliances.  My newest trick, was filling up a very […]

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I do like Brownies. I don’t make them much anymore. I don’t have anyone in this house, that will help me eat them. I can’t convince my sweet half to like Chocolate. I ask you . . . Who doesn’t like Chocolate? It’s sick! The brown butter is a killer ingredient. That’s what drew me […]

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Are you ready to heat up the kitchen? I am. Ready  . . . Set . . . Go! These delicious rolls are my favorite, but below is a list of our family favorites for the big feast.  If you need any help, or you’re looking for certain recipes just ask. You can either leave […]

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Description:  Sweet gooey glazed rolls that are dangerous, tempting and lusciously good. Directions:  Let cool slightly, then grab one for yourself before they’re all gone! Run into your kitchen and we’ll make them together . . . hurry.  You will need:  At least 12 Dinner rolls –  thawed but still cold, melted butter, corn syrup, […]

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Doughnuts . . . oh geez. One of those guilty pleasures. Is there anything better than a warm fried doughnut?   . . .   I just don’t think so.  I’ve made cake doughnuts in the oven before and they’re good . . .but they don’t hold a candle to a just fried, glazed doughnut. […]

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Description: Sweet gooey glazed rolls that are dangerous, tempting and lusciously good. Directions: Let cool slightly, then grab one for yourself before they’re all gone!  Today I’m guest blogging at Rhodes Rolls . . . but I’ll give you a sneak peak. Talk about scrumptious, and so darn easy to make. Here’s a sneak peek […]

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Summer. I love it . . . I hate it. Tired and just a tad awnry! Oh . . . I’ve been in the kitchen, but I haven’t been baking very much. I did manage to use some egg whites that I was actually saving for Macarons. I knew that wasn’t going to happen anytime […]

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Oh what do you do in the Summertime, when all the world is green. Do you fish in a stream or lazily dream, on the banks as the clouds go by? Is that what you do . . . HECK NO! I pick Raspberries for hours upon end, as well as peas, beans and countless […]

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 Oh geez. These are dangerously decadent! Those darn Oreos have been tempting me for a while now. Today I was weak . . . so weak. It must be all that Raspberry picking that’s done it to me. This one with warm, gooey toasted Marshmallow on top is irresistible. It reminded me of Baked Alaska […]

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