Monthly Archives: July 2014

Banana Bread Bars with Browned Butter Frosting

Awhile back I posted about how I like my banana bread just like that – banana bread. Nothing fancy, nothing added, just plain old banana bread. Well, that recipe for Chocolate Cherry Banana Bread Muffins kind of changed my mind. … Continue reading

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Cheesy Smoked Sausage Stew

I got this recipe from a guy in one of the cooking groups I’m in on Facebook. Sadly I can’t remember exactly who it was and the saved recipe didn’t include a name. My bad. But props to him for … Continue reading

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Cinnamon Sugar Apple Cider Donuts

I made donuts. Or rather I made a donut. Singular. One. See above picture. Now I just didn’t go through all this work to make just one donut, but I had a little issue. Namely, the dough was WAY to … Continue reading

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Creamy Garlic Pasta with Toasted Pine Nuts

While I can’t say how often I might actually make this, this pasta recipe from Buns In My Oven is one of my new favorites. It is nice and creamy, has great flavor and the addition of the pine nuts … Continue reading

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Liege Waffles with Nutella and Strawberries

As I believe I have stated before, I am a sucker for waffles. The rating a hotel will get is partly based on whether or not they have waffles for breakfast. So when I saw this recipe for liege waffles … Continue reading

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Bear On A Beach Pudding Cups

One more quick, cute idea I found (a picture on Facebook) that I made for the birthday party last weekend. From a presentation standpoint, these turned out great (pretty proud of myself, I must say). But from a taste perspective………something … Continue reading

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Sand Pudding

This was a cute idea I came across a week ago or so in preparation for our youngest’s birthday. In the end it turned out really well but the picture doesn’t do it justice. I should have done some other … Continue reading

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Bacon Wrapped Onion Rings

Last weekend we had the birthday party for my youngest so there was another deluge of cooking that I’m trying to catch up on posting about. There is a benefit to having the kids birthdays only two weeks apart – … Continue reading

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Brown Sugar Apple Pancakes

It was not fall when I made these pancakes as the original blog suggests is a good time to make them but it was unseasonably cool around here for the Fourth of July weekend so I think it worked just … Continue reading

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Watermelon Cake

First off, two confessions — 1) I wish I came up with this but I didn’t, it came from this website. 2) Although it is a Betty Crocker recipe, I used a Pillsbury cake mix. The horror. But, to me … Continue reading

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