Chunky Macadamia Bars

Chunky Macadamia Bars

I bake with pecans more than any other nut. They are by far my favorite, but sometimes I get a craving for something else....

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Muffins with Chocolate Streusel

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Muffins with Chocolate Streusel

If you’re looking for an excuse to have a little chocolate for breakfast, then I’m here to help with these Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Muffins...

Chunky Cream Cheese and Macadamia Nut Cookies

Chunky Cream Cheese and Macadamia Nut Cookies

Still not over my cream cheese craving, I made these cookies from The Silver Palate Good Times Cookbook, which has been on my cookbook...

slice of Chocolate Chunk Pecan Crunch Cake on a floral plate

Chocolate Chunk Pecan Crunch Cake

Chocolate Chunk Pecan Crunch Cake is such a beautiful cake with wonderful flavors. Serve this one most any time of day for a sweet...

Cinnamon Bun Scones are simple to make and taste like cinnamon buns. A breakfast favorite! - Bake or Break

Cinnamon Bun Scones

Like so many, I adore cinnamon rolls. All that gooey cinnamon-y-ness is just irresistible. Unfortunately, I don’t make them that often. Actually, that could...

Peanut Butter Swirl Brownies

Peanut Butter Swirl Brownies

Yes, brownies two posts in a row. In my defense, I was in one of those got-to-be-there-in-2-hours-with-dessert-and-haven’t-even-showered moments. I grabbed my relatively new cookbook,...

Trilevel Brownies

Trilevel Brownies

For our 4th of July dessert, Quinn suggested brownies. I found this recipe in a bargain table cookbook entitled Better Homes and Gardens New...

Limoncello Cheesecake Squares

Limoncello Cheesecake Squares

A couple of weeks ago, I turned on the television and became entranced by Food Network Caters Your Vegas Wedding. For those unfamiliar, engaged...

Gougeres (Cheese Puffs) are so delectable and surprisingly simple to make. These never fail to turn out beautifully and make everyone ask for more! - Bake or Break

Gougères (Cheese Puffs)

I forget the first time I ever tried Gougères. It was many years ago, but I don’t recall the time or place. But I...

Brownie Pudding Cake

Brownie Pudding Cake

View a printable recipe Every trip to the bookstore begins with a perusal of the cooking section. I am generally very well disciplined and...