Mini Berry Cheesecakes

Mini Berry Cheesecakes

When you need to satisfy a cheesecake craving, turn to these easy mini berry cheesecakes with buttery graham cracker crusts and fresh whipped cream! While I DO have a pretty intense sweet tooth, I don’t need to eat a whole half of a pie,...

Homemade Peanut Butter-Bacon Dog Treats

Homemade Peanut Butter Bacon Dog Treats

Treat the furry friend in your life to these wholesome, all-natural dog treats with peanut butter, oats, bacon and carrots! Someone has been distracting me lately. He’s furry, handsome and full o’ love. His name’s Bob Barker (yep, that’s right) and we absolutely adore...

Mozzarella Tomato Basil Bruschetta

Mozzarella Tomato Basil Bruschetta

Juicy tomatoes, fresh basil and melty mozzarella top this delicious Italian bruschetta for a simple snack that’s easy too! I’ve always felt that the essence of Italian cooking is simplicity – simple ingredients, simple preparation and absolutely mouthwatering results! Bruschetta is no exception. And...

Colorado Wildfires Bake Sale

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Today is the second day of a wonderful online bake sale organized by Erin from Dinners, Dishes and Desserts to benefit the many victims of the devastating Colorado wildfires. Over 500 families have suffered the loss of their homes and could really use our...

Four Cheese Chicken Enchiladas

Four Cheese Chicken Enchiladas

These saucy, scrumptious chicken enchiladas are stuffed with corn, black beans and salsa for a fabulous weeknight meal that also freezes well! Before leaving for Europe, I made a big batch of these saucy, scrumptious enchiladas, wrapped ‘em up tight and popped them in...

Gluten Free Fudgy Pecan Brownies

Gluten Free Brownies

These decadent, fudgy pecan brownies are gluten free (with easy to find ingredients), simple and absolutely scrumptious! After spying this fabulously frugal, no-frills brownie recipe in my June issue of Everyday Food (a great magazine, by the way), I knew I had to give...

Watermelon Margarita Popsicles

Watermelon Margarita Popsicles

These popsicles are made with fresh watermelon, tequila and orange liqueur for a fun twist on everyone’s favorite summer cocktail! Newsflash! Popsicles are not just for kids anymore. In fact, these ones are not for kids at all. Nope, not one bit. But, by...

Cheesy Bacon Potato Frittata

Cheesy Bacon Potato Frittata

This super simple bacon-egg-cheddar frittata with potato crust makes the most mouthwatering breakfast! Slide a cup of coffee and a stack of buttery toast alongside, and you’ve made my morning. I hope you’re ready, because I’ve got a knee slapper for ‘ya… Ready, ready?...

Chocolate Chunk Biscotti with Almonds and Coconut

Chocolate Chunk Biscotti with Almonds and Coconut

These chocolate chunk biscotti coated with toasty coconut and almonds make a super sweet homemade gift, or delicious Italian snack and dessert! The difference between dry, boring biscotti and others that offer a satisfying crunch and lots of flavor are the kind of good quality...

Mini Baked Provençal Tomatoes

Baked Provencal Tomatoes

The beautiful city of Barcelona has been so good to us, but soon it’s time to say “adéu” as the Catalonians do. We’re off to the South of France tomorrow, where lots more good food, wine and special time spent with family await! My...