Unless you are a bona fide chocophile, these decadently fudgy brownies with equally fudgy frosting may be too much for you.  It wasn’t a problem at my house!

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If you’re not familiar with Texas sheet cakes, it’s about time you were.  Come join the Texas sheet cake fan club!

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Have you ever had a recipe lying about for ages before you finally made it?  If you’re lucky and it turns out to be fabulous, you wonder why you didn’t make it a whole lot sooner.  That turned out to be the case with this Swedish Visiting Cake.

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I have a thing for “pet” chickens as in the inanimate decorative kind.  Whenever I look at them in my kitchen, they make me smile.

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I know you’re thinking something along the lines of “Where’s the pound cake?  Sure looks like strawberry shortcake to me!”

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Lobster Roll

July 15, 2014

I’m on a lobster roll.  Pun intended!  Sorry…

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Lobster Corn Chowder

July 10, 2014
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Hellooooooooooooo Cape Cod! Or, in the case of these two lobsters, good-bye Cape Cod.  Sucks to be a crustacean around here!

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Almost Flourless Chocolate Cake

May 22, 2014

Did you miss me?  It’s been a while since my last post.  A combination of events worked together to, at first, slow me down and then to knock me down—both literally and figuratively!

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Cadbury Cream Egg Cookie Cups

April 18, 2014
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When I saw the recipe for these oh-so-cute Cadbury cream egg cookie cups, it suddenly occurred to me that I had never actually had a Cadbury cream egg.  Because my mother had never put any in my Easter basket, I wasn’t familiar with them and, consequently, never bought any to put in my own children’s [...]

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Biscotti Cake

April 13, 2014

Like many of today’s kids, I ate my share of chocolate bunnies and chocolate Easter eggs when I was younger—and lord knows I’m a chocoholic to this day.  Having said that, when I think about what desserts to make for Easter, strange as it may seem, chocolate is not on the list.

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