Beef Burgundy, Crockpot Style

Beef Burgundy, Crockpot Style

  This was another hit from the Cooking Light Slow Cooker cookbook. I have made this dish twice now in a very short amount of time, and I really enjoy it. The meat becomes...

Caramel-Topped Flan

Caramel-Topped Flan

  Confession #1: Before this week’s recipe, I had never had flan. Confession #2: After this week’s recipe, I officially do not like flan. Perhaps it is an acquired taste? I had heard rumors...

Pot Roast in the Crock Pot

Pot Roast in the Crock Pot

  I absolutely adore my crock pot. I love being able to devote a small amount of time in the morning in order to have a hot, hearty, and delicious meal done and waiting...

Russian Grandmothers’ Apple Pie-Cake

Russian Grandmothers’ Apple Pie-Cake

  This week’s Tuesdays With Dorie recipe, Russian Grandmothers’ Apple Pie-Cake, was chosen by Natalie over at Burned Bits. Thanks Natalie, for choosing such a wonderful recipe! Not that a fabulous Dorie recipe is...

Royal Crown’s Tortano

Royal Crown’s Tortano

  I noticed a few weeks ago that a new food blogging group had formed – the Bread Baking Babes. They tackle a new type of bread each month and then blog about it...

Brown Sugar-Apple Cheesecake

Brown Sugar-Apple Cheesecake

  Thank you to Jaime of Good Eats ‘n Sweet Treats for choosing this week’s recipe, Brown Sugar-Apple Cheesecake. I am a lover of all things cheesecake; I don’t think I have ever met...

Spaghetti & Meatballs

Spaghetti & Meatballs

  The ultimate in Italian comfort food. Growing up, our extended family would gather at my Grandma’s every Sunday for the traditional Sunday dinner (which, in contrast to common nomenclature, is actually eaten by...

Perfection Pound Cake

Perfection Pound Cake

  When a cake is revered for containing a pound of butter, a pound of sugar, a pound of eggs, and a pound of flour, can you really blame us Dorie groupies for wanting...

Happy 1st Birthday Einstein!

Happy 1st Birthday Einstein!

  Tomorrow marks Einstein’s 1st birthday, and I thought we would celebrate today by giving him a birthday cake to enjoy :) Einstein managed to inhale his piece of cake in under 3 seconds,...

Brown Sugar-Pecan Shortbread Cookies (and my 100th!)

Brown Sugar-Pecan Shortbread Cookies (and my 100th!)

Okay, first things first… you are reading my 100th post! I started blogging back in February of 2007 with the idea to share some recipes with friends and family that might be checking out...