Recipe Box, Kentucky Derby Pecan Delights

    These were inspired by a recipe I pinned from Half Baked Harvest I decided to shorten it up a bit…         I used a crescent roll dough sheet for the crust, but you can substitute graham crackers or crushed shortbread cookies mixed with melted butter if you prefer     … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Sarah’s Luscious Lemon Pie

When I read about this pie over at my Traveling Tote friend, Sarah’s blog, I literally ran to the kitchen to see if I had the ingredients to make it I had eggs, sugar and lemon…yep, that’s all you need!         You also need a pie crust…which I decided to make from … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Peppermint Ice Cream Pie

If you need a quick winter dessert, make this easy Peppermint Ice Cream Pie     All you need is 1 quart of peppermint ice cream, Oreo cookies, butter and some peppermint or chocolate candies for garnish     I used Hershey’s Candy Cane Kisses and  Ghiradelli Peppermint Bark     You can even use … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, White Chocolate Butterscotch Cake Bars

Fast & fabulous is what these treats are, and they are the best of both the cookie and cake worlds- Moist, sweet and delicious, 5 Minute prep, 30 minutes in the oven and you have a batch of cookies that will stay fresh for up to a week  😋     Start with a cake … Continue reading

Party Panache, Watermelon Ice Cream Pie

For a birthday celebration in the month of July In lieu of cake I made a pie Making this pie is a piece of cake Ice cream and cookies make it a cinch to make You can put it together in the blink of an eye Simply put, it’s as easy as pie! for another … Continue reading

Party Panache, Bushwacker Pie

One of our favorite adult treats on the Alabama gulf coast is a Bushwacker.  There are many versions of this “milkshake-like” cocktail, and restaurants and bars keep their recipes top secret Tacky Jacks makes a great Bushwacker, and if you’re feeling very daring you can get it topped with a shot of Bacardi 151  photo … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Peppermint Mousse Parfaits

Wow, time is flying! We have been having a lot of fun with the Advent Tree It won’t be long now! The other day the boys found a melted snowman in their sacks Some mini marshmallows Jelly beans, a carrot nose and a snowman printable that I found at Life in a Larger Story here … Continue reading

Recipe Box, White Chocolate Butterscotch Challah Bread Pudding with Caramel Topping

While I was lunching with a friend recently, she told me that she was going home to make a White Chocolate Bread Pudding …boy, that sounded good to me… She said she likes to use Brioche or Challah bread…which sounded great to me! She offered to share her recipe….which sounded very generous to me! I … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Peach & Nectarine Crostata

I am pretty sure you are going to thank me~it’s ok…..totally my pleasure…and definitely yours if you choose to make this! Here is the really good news, ANYONE can make this, and you WILL be a rock star and here’s the REALLY good news, 6 ingredients, 5 minutes, and it’s ready to bake You don’t … Continue reading

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