Butter Pecan Ice Cream

I called on Mom’s help in choosing a sweet treat to honor my dad for Father’s Day.  I made her play the “What Would...

Jessica’s “Not-So-Monster” Monster Cookies

My husband, Blake, is a huge fan of the chocolate & peanut butter combo.  So that was my focus when I started planning his...

New Potatoes with Roasted Garlic Vinaigrette

These roasted potatoes pack a flavorful punch, with the roasted garlic and mustard battling (a friendly battle) it out on your tastebuds.  I have...

Grandma Renelt’s Rhubarb Custard Pie

Yep, another rhubarb recipe!  This one comes from my Grandma Renelt, and is my dad’s favorite rhubarb pie.  Due to the custard filling, it...

My Kitchen Garden

When we first moved into our home, there was an area right outside our backyard door that was planted solid with lily of the...

Chocolate “Wacky Cake” Cupcakes with Salted Caramel Buttercream

I have been all over the latest salted chocolate and salted caramel goodies available at bakeries and in fancier candies.  And I’ve seen alot...

Sweet-and-Salty Honey-Cheese Spread

I love getting new cookbooks!  It’s to the point of dorky, how much I love getting new cookbooks.  But you’re gonna love me for...

Alliums: Have Some Fun in the Garden!

Does your garden take itself too seriously?! Whenever people see these whimsical blooms in our yard, there are curious comments aplenty. Alliums, also known...