The Weekend Dish: 8/15/2015


Hello Saturday!

Today my husband and I are celebrating our two-year anniversary! We sure have packed a lot of living into two short years :)  We’re heading out to dinner tonight to celebrate! What are you up to this weekend?

As always, you’ll find a recap of what was posted to the site this week, the most shared recipes, my Sunday dinner menu, and recipes I’ve bookmarked from other blogs. Enjoy!

On Brown Eyed Baker This Week

Easy Tiramisu Trifle – This is a fantastic dessert that’s fancy enough for a special dinner and easy enough for a casual get together. A real crowd pleaser!


DIY: Homemade Drumsticks – A recreation of one of my most favorite childhood ice cream treats.


Chocolate Mudslide Poke Cake – Chocolate cake infused with sweetened condensed milk, hot fudge, vodka, Kahlua and Baileys Irish Cream.


Spicy Honey Roasted Peanuts – Homemade honey roasted peanuts with a little bit of a kick.


Friday Things – Tons of fun links this week!


Top 5 Most Shared Posts This Week:

1. Chocolate Cake with Whipped Mocha Ganache Frosting

2. No-Bake Banana Split Dessert

3. Sausage-Cheddar Biscuits

4. Chocolate Mudslide Poke Cake

5. Easy Tiramisu Trifle

Sunday Dinner Menu

Fettuccine Alfredo
Garlic bread
Stuffed peppers
Tossed salad
Dessert TBD

What I Bookmarked This Week

Recipes and posts from other blogs that I thought looked especially delicious and that I thought you would like, too:

Crock Pot Brown Sugar Balsamic Glazed Pork Tenderloin (Laura’s Sweet Spot)
I love making meat recipes in the slow cooker, definitely adding this one to my list!

French Croissant Hot Dogs with Crispy Bacon (Climbing Grier Mountain)
Now THIS is how to eat a hot dog!

Homemade Canned Peach Pie Filling (The Marvelous Misadventures of a Foodie)
I’ve always wanted to fill a pantry with homemade pie filling – love this idea!

Maple Bourbon Brown Butter Peach Pie (Host the Toast)
This might be the best-sounding peach pie I’ve run across.

Slow Cooker Spinach and Artichoke Dip (Damn Delicious)
Spinach artichoke dip is a party staple at our house and I would LOVE to be able to make it in the slow cooker!

Have a delicious weekend!