Strawberry, Banana and Nutella Crêpes

Did you know tomorrow is National Strawberry Day? 🍓 What better way to celebrate… homemade crêpes with nutella, bananas & strawberries : ) Strawberries are naturally sweet, wonderful aroma & such a pretty red! I just love strawberries! Crepes are Light, simple to make and taste delicious anytime of the day. So yummy! I madeContinue reading “Strawberry, Banana and Nutella Crêpes”

Pasta with Creamy Alfredo Sauce

Alfredo sauce anyone? I love it 😍 Seasoned chicken, garlic, vegetables & parmigiano pair beautifully together. I love cooking new pasta dishes! There’s something about a creamy, garlic Parmesan sauce. If you haven’t made Alfredo sauce ~ It’s simple & so scrumptious! I’m always searching for new pasta meal ideas and couldn’t wait to shareContinue reading “Pasta with Creamy Alfredo Sauce”

Chocolate Cake and Vanilla Bean Frosting with Blackberry Ganache

Layers of decadence! I wanted to try a different chocolate cake that was dark & delicious. The blackberry ganache is so darn good — just grab a spoon and forget the cake kind of good 😉 Vanilla bean frosting is delicious plus I love the little specks.  If you haven’t tried it, you’re missing out.Continue reading “Chocolate Cake and Vanilla Bean Frosting with Blackberry Ganache”

Brioche French Toast

Brioche Brunch! Who loves to brunch? I do : ) This fluffy, pillowy soft brioche french toast is definitely an upgrade from your typical french toast. You can make brioche bread from scratch (may I recommend a recipe by Fifteen Spatulas) or brioche bread is now available at many local supermarkets. I wanted to shareContinue reading “Brioche French Toast”

Bananas Foster Upside Down Cake

Coffee anyone? Similar to banana bread but kicked up a notch — bananas, caramel & rum yumminess : ) It’s perfect for breakfast or dessert! One reason I love baking, the sweet aromas that fill my home. I say that often but it’s true 🤗Bananas are full of potassium & fiber plus the upside downContinue reading “Bananas Foster Upside Down Cake”

Pistachio and Honey Crème Brulee

Cracking into this French dessert! Sweet custard, caramelized sugar …I love, love, love creme brulee : ) It’s a dessert I look for while dining out. My first time making creme brûlée — I was scared I would ruin a wonderfully delicious dessert. The process is fairly simple, followed the instructions and it tastes great.Continue reading “Pistachio and Honey Crème Brulee”

Christmas Lights Cookie

Christmas Lights Cookie! My inspiration for these cookies came from a Disney snow globe. My son loved Disney characters as a child — this Mickey & Pluto snow globe has been a part of our holidays since he was a little boy (sheesh, I’m old 🤫😩).  Notice the decoration on the bottom of the snowContinue reading “Christmas Lights Cookie”

Homemade Cranberry Sauce

Spread on the cran! Simple & delicious… sweet & tarty cranberry sauce.  Are you a cranberry can-fan? I was until this happened : ) Homemade! The aroma! Fresh cranberries need sweetness — add a variety of vanilla, brown sugar, pomegranate, orange juice or a cinnamon stick. I chose this recipe with cinnamon to share withContinue reading “Homemade Cranberry Sauce”

Homemade Cornbread

Sweet cornbread! Honey, butter or both? Fluffy, slightly sweet & dangerously good with melted butter or drizzled honey on top : )  A perfect side for holiday meals or barbecues. My Grandmom was a southern lady who loved her some cornbread.  I’ve made several cornbread recipes over the years — this particular recipe includes honey.Continue reading “Homemade Cornbread”

Egg and Croissant Brunch Bake

Brunch is always a good idea! Cheesy goodness surrounds this delicious brunchable dish. I tried this amazing egg, ham, cheese & croissant mash up months ago at a quaint corner restaurant. Their recipe is hush, hush 🤫 … I searched & found a similar match — wanted to share this recipe with breakfast & brunchContinue reading “Egg and Croissant Brunch Bake”