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Best Fall Pies: Pies On Pies On Pies

Best Fall Pies: Pies On Pies On Pies

Pumpkin pie. Pecan Pie.  Some sort of fruit Pie. That’s typically what pops into one’s mind when they think of the Thanksgiving dessert table. Yes, table. Growing up, we visited my family in middle Georgia and for dessert there was a TABLE filled with an […]

Quick Easy Rice Pudding: Drunken Cherry Not So Hidden Orange Rice Pudding

Quick Easy Rice Pudding: Drunken Cherry Not So Hidden Orange Rice Pudding

Usually the farmers market, a culinary magazine pic, or rando food network show will inspire a food post for me….but not this time. This time it was BOGO dried fruit at my local Publix grocery store. If you’re not familiar with BuyOneGetOne then you are […]

What Is A Hand Pie? King Arthur Flour Recipe With Blueberries (again:) ) and Strawberries

What Is A Hand Pie? King Arthur Flour Recipe With Blueberries (again:) ) and Strawberries

Hand pies. Delicious flaky pie crust encapsulates freshly cooked fruit. They can be baked like in the following recipe or fried. They have endless possibilities for fillings and… they fit in your hand. They can be topped with a drizzle of icing or a dusting […]

Best Blueberry Scones: King Arthur Flour Recipe with Fresh Berries and Lemon Zest

Best Blueberry Scones: King Arthur Flour Recipe with Fresh Berries and Lemon Zest

In my last post I did grilled chicken thighs enrobed in blueberry barbecue sauce, so now-it’s time for dessert.  Blueberry Dessert! Well, sort of:) But first, let’s talk about ALL of the awesomeness contained inside this little berry.  Blueberries are high in antioxidants which help […]

Best Rhubarb Cake Recipe: Bon Appetit’s Rhubarb Custard Cake

Best Rhubarb Cake Recipe: Bon Appetit’s Rhubarb Custard Cake

Rhubarb. Probably one of the least talked about vegetables. And yes, it actually is a vegetable. Originating from China, where it was used for medicinal purposes, rhubarb looks like pink/red celery and tastes…..not like celery at all! It’s many times thought of as a fruit […]

Best Key Lime Cheesecake: Samplin’ of Genius Kitchen’s Recipe

Best Key Lime Cheesecake: Samplin’ of Genius Kitchen’s Recipe

For Easter Sunday my mom and I sat down together to plan our menu. Ham, mac n’cheese, turkey breast (requested by my dad), green beans, cherry salad (I’ll save that for another post/day), brown n serve rolls, and sweet tea. Dessert? Well, that was left […]

Fruitcake: A Tasting And Review Of “Alton Brown’s Free Range Fruitcake” Recipe

Fruitcake: A Tasting And Review Of “Alton Brown’s Free Range Fruitcake” Recipe

While I was working a few weeks back one of my customers mentioned an article she’d read that morning in the Wall Street Journal (article in link). It was about fruitcake…and hikers. It piqued my interest enough to buy some leftover holiday currants and I looked […]

Easy Cookies: Christmas Cookies from Magazines and the backs of thangs:)

Easy Cookies: Christmas Cookies from Magazines and the backs of thangs:)

Since it’s the holidays and I’m going to be baking, packing, and shipping out sweets pretty soon here I’d thought I’d write a post about it. This year though, I wanted to try all new recipes and all new cookies. Something different than the usual […]