Pecan Shortbreads

Pecan Shortbreads

View more photos Recently, while visiting our friends in North Carolina, we were privileged to have dinner at Magnolia Grill, one of Gourmet magazine’s...

Chocolate Wafer Icebox Cake

Chocolate Wafer Icebox Cake

For months, I’ve been wanting to make this dessert. First, for Christmas, I got The Magnolia Bakery Cookbook, which includes the recipe. Then, I...

Buttermilk Mexican Chocolate Pound Cake dusted with confectioners' sugar

Buttermilk Mexican Chocolate Pound Cake

Buttermilk Mexican Chocolate Pound Cake is a wonderfully delicious chocolate cake with a cinnamon twist! If you’re looking for something just a little different...

Tiramisu Cake

Tiramisu Cake

For Quinn’s recent birthday, I gave him a choice of celebratory cakes. He chose this cake, made in the spirit of one of our...

Chocolate Caramel Brownies

To say I have been absent from baking and blogging would be a gross understatement. I took a bit of a break after Christmas...

Nutella Oatmeal No-Bake Cookies

When I first heard about World Nutella Day, I knew that my love of that wonderful chocolate-hazelnut spread required me to participate. That decision...

Chocolate Cream Cheese Pound Cake is a sweet, rich cake that pairs perfectly with a scoop of ice cream!

Chocolate Cream Cheese Pound Cake

When it comes to desserts, who better to trust than Paula Deen? She seems to be the queen of ignore-the- nutrition-facts-sweets. Why care how...

Chocolate Cashew Bread is sweet, nutty, quick, and simple. A baking winner!!

Chocolate Cashew Bread

With residual holiday spirit, I bring you this quick bread. I have been quite absent from here and shamefully still have a bit of...

Some folks like to get away…

Some folks like to get away…

We flew in earlier today to our absolute favorite city. Unfortunately, we’re just here for the weekend, but we’re going to make the most...

Holiday Date Balls are a simple no-bake treat filled with lots of flavor and crunch! - Bake or Break

Holiday Date Balls

Anytime between Thanksgiving and New Years, my mother was likely to make up a batch of these for guests or just for us when...