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Classic Blueberry Pie

I’m not sure there is a dessert that is more classic than a simple, sweet fruit pie.  Blueberry pie is a traditional American dessert and I’d vote it as a close second place […]

Sweet and Spicy Corn Casserole

What vegetable is more summer-y than corn?  None, I say, none! So in honor of the most summerific vegetable, I’ve adapted a corn casserole that has been served in my family for […]

Chocolate Cake with Mocha Frosting

I love to bake cakes, especially chocolate ones.  I’ve been baking chocolate cakes from scratch for years, all the while I’ve experimented with ingredients and methods from different recipes I’ve […]

Cheddar Cheese-Veggie Soup

It’s just my little opinion, but if you are in the mood for comfort food a cup of hot, creamy cheese soup is about as good as it gets.  When […]

Fruit and Oatmeal Breakfast Bars

The residents at my house have come to expect a big breakfast on Sunday mornings.  The usual breakfast feast includes pancakes, eggs, or French toast.  Sometimes, of course, I’ll try […]

Dad’s Scrambled Eggs

When I was a little girl, one of my three favorite toys of all time was my Easy Bake Oven. Once I figured that little machine out, I kept it […]

Welcome, welcome!

Ah, the much anticipated inaugural blog post…much anticipated by me, anyhow.  I’ve been excited to get started for months now on this page, and, well, here we go.    I have […]