Planning a special Valentine’s Day meal for your sweetheart? You can’t go wrong with a delicious crepe recipe. Looking to cook up something romantic on Valentine’s Day. You can’t go wrong with crepes. In fact, why not plan a whole meal around crepes — from appetizer to dessert! I’ve rounded up a selection of 20 […]

If the quickest way to a man’s heart is through his stomach, caramel and chocolate bacon is like Superman, the Concorde, a bullet train and Hennessey Venom GT rolled into one. Caramel. Chocolate. Bacon. I know it sounds like a strange flavor combination. I was doubtful, too. But after my husband came home raving about […]

Disclosure: This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Sara Lee Desserts, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #SaraLeeDesserts Read my full disclosure policy here. It’s hard to improve on cheesecake, but this easy-to-make pecan pie cheesecake topping will take an already delicious dessert […]

This 4-Ingredient Speculoos Cookie Butter Dip is perfect for parties. It tastes great, and it’s easy to make a big batch to feed a crowd.  I know it’s a bit devilish of me to be sharing a dessert recipe this early in the new year, when everybody is still trying to stick to those diet resolutions. […]

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by World Market, and I am a member of the World Market tribe. Read my full disclosure policy here. Did I tell you I’m sharing one of my favorite Christmas candy recipes on the World Market blog? These chocolate-dipped peppermint candies are so delicious I had to put them in […]

These chocolate chip pecan pie bars may be the best dessert I’ve ever made. And that’s pronounced PEE-can, by the way. Or at least it is in my southern kitchen. Words can’t describe how good these chocolate chip pecan pie bars are! Basically, it’s like you put a chocolate pecan pie on top of chocolate […]

I might have a new favorite dessert! If I had an old Italian grandmother, this is the recipe she would have handed down to me. I would have fond memories of afternoons spent in her kitchen, learning to make cannoli as she shared her wisdom along with the recipe. But I don’t have an Italian […]

At this time of the year, people get really excited about the reappearance of pumpkin spice everything. I love pumpkin spiced treats as much as the next gal, but there’s another flavor combo I look forward to every fall — caramel apple. Doesn’t a gooey caramel apple just remind you of childhood and fall festivals and all […]

“Don’t give any of these to the neighbors.” So said my husband after tasting one of these chocolate brownies. “Not even the one who let me borrow a stick of butter to make them?” “Nope.” Well, that’s mighty neighborly of you. I think he was kidding. But desserts as good as these brownies, featuring a […]

When my son was a baby, I used to escape to the cafe at the nearby bookstore for a little reading, relaxation and me-time, served up with an iced chai latte and a sweet treat. Now that Jackson is older and a lot more self sufficient, I don’t feel the need as often to hand […]