Strawberry Lemonade Bars

It’s been an eventful summer so far in terms of my cooking adventures.  I’ve had some wonderful opportunities, all of which I am immensely grateful for.  Each time I get the chance to share a recipe, travel to a new state, and to meet new people, I learn and grow not just in my cooking Continue Reading…

Lucky Leaf Holiday Peach Chai Shortcakes

This is a post about short cakes…so I’m gonna keep it short.  Short and sinfully sweet. I created this recipe for the Lucky Leaf Sweet Rewards Contest @ luckyleaf.com.  I’m happy to say it made it to the final ten and is in the running for the $5000 grand prize!  If you want to help Continue Reading…

A Dessert Journey

I’ve committed a grave sin.  I know this surprises none of you…you know, the fact that I sinned and all.  You’re like, “What else is new?” But, alas, I had to confess.  I have not posted a blog for 13 days.  That is the longest stretch I’ve ever gone without posting and I am here to Continue Reading…

Cheesecake Lemon Drops

All of my chocolate-loving girlfriends have one thing in common, when they are tired of chocolate desserts, they reach for lemon flavored confections instead.  Lemon is bright, refreshing, and just the thing to chase away the winter blues. My cheesecake lemon drops made with Athens Mini Fillo Shells, are not only the perfect treat to Continue Reading…

Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies

Oh, yes I did.  I added a full pound of thick cut bacon to a double batch of already decadent, chunky, gooey, homemade chocolate chip cookies. THEY WERE THE BOMB. I decided to respond to the little voice inside my head that was nagging me about not having any dessert posts on the blog.  This Continue Reading…