Coconut Date Balls

Coconut Snowballs {Recipe}

There are certain recipes that just taste like Christmas to me… this is one of them.  My mom has been making these Coconut Snowballs at Christmas for as long as I can remember.  Often,...

Holiday dessert table

Classic Holiday Dessert Table

A good friend of ours has a birthday on December 23rd, and most years he (and his lovely wife) use his birthday as a wonderful excuse to have a Christmas/Birthday party.  A few years...

Holiday Recipes and Giveaway from Chavrie

Holiday Recipes and Giveaway from Chavrie

Fig and Proscuitto Crostini with Chavrie Today I have a great giveaway sponsored by Chavrie Goat Cheese.  Goat cheese is a mild and creamy fresh cheese that lends itself very well to a variety of recipes,...

Chocolate Pecan pie bars recipe

Chocolate Pecan Pie Bars {Recipe}

I love pie, in fact it may be my favorite sub-category of desserts!  But, as you might already know, I have never posted a single pie recipe on this site.  The reason being… I really...

pretty bunco cookies

Pretty Bunco Cookies

One of the joys of baking for me, is being able to make special things for my family and friends to enjoy. A friend recently asked me to make a pretty set of cookies for...

Have a Sweet Weekend!

Have a Sweet Weekend!

Just in case you’re still wondering what to make for a special Halloween treat this weekend, here are a few of my favorites…. Candy Corn Cheesecake Mousse (shown above)Halloween Cupcakes in a JarPumpkin Pecan...