Seasons

Traditional French Galette des Rois

Living in the South, Mardi Gras is a part of the way of life. From just after the New Year’s until Ash Wednesday, we have parades, beads, and king cakes every where. You can’t go into a store and not see a king cake being sold. Even though I have […]

Double Dark Chocolate Chip Cookies 

I love chocolate! Unless it has nuts in it. I’m not crazy for peanuts and chocolate. Believe it or not, I have never made a dark chocolate chocolate chip cookies. I have been making cookies since I was like twelve yet never made these. I have made brownies and cakes […]

Apple Cinnamon Raisin Baked Apples

Getting a hot and healthy breakfast is something many of us strive for. But our hectic weekday mornings can be tricky. Most the time it’s just easier to hit the drive-through on the way work or school. If I told you that in less than seven minutes you can have […]

Blueberry Muffins

During June and July, blueberries are everywhere. We go to this pick-your-own blueberry farm every year, and even in the heat we have a blast. My son can and has eaten his weight in blueberries. I swear he eats more than he puts in the baskets. At the end of […]

Rich Chocolate Fudge

Chocolate makes even a bad day better. At least for me. My kids know how to make me happy. I was feeling a little bummed out, and they decided that they were going to make me fudge. See, kids can be thoughtful. My son put on his apron and went […]

Peach Tea Lemonade

There is nothing more refreshing than that cold drink in your hand on a hot summer’s day. Some days you want a nice cold ice tea and other days a glass of lemonade just hits the spot. Now you can have the best of both worlds with a touch of […]

Peach Cobbler

Working at my local farmer’s market has a great advantage: I can buy great tasting local produce for my home and business at amazing prices. Not only do I get great tasting foods, but I help the local farmers, too. I call that a win-win. I highly recommend everyone shop […]

Vanilla Pound Cake

I started making this pound cake a few years ago because I couldn’t sleep and needed something to do. I learned two things that morning, 1) my family can sleep through anything and 2) getting you fingers caught in the paddles of the hand mixer really does hurt. Then again, […]