Pecan Pie

Pecan Pie Recipe

With Thanksgiving just weeks away, it’s time to get your pie game plan ready.  For me the must have pies for Thanksgiving have always been pumpkin pie and pecan pie.  Must like the Thanksgiving turkey, they are required for our Thanksgiving meal to be complete.  I’m excited to share an easy and delicious Pecan Pie […]

10 Perfect Pie Recipes

Pie Recipes For The Holidays

For some reason, most of my life I wasn’t much of a pie fan.  Well, maybe that’s not the way to put it, pies were just not high on my dessert priority list, to make or eat.  My husband has always LOVED pies, and lately I am finding myself really into making pies.  Pies are […]

Easy Thanksgiving Desserts

Chocolate Pecan Pie Recipe

With Halloween behind us, it’s time to start thinking about Thanksgiving. I can’t believe that Thanksgiving Day 2015 is just weeks away.  I’m usually the Thanksgiving host in my family, and I’m all about keeping things simple. I’m a fan of easy Thanksgiving dinner menus, simple and delicious desserts, and spending a Happy Turkey Day […]

Easy Brownie Pie #chocolateforjoan

Easy Brownie Pie Recipe #chocolateforjoan

Most days I would be super excited to share an easy brownie pie recipe with you.  But this isn’t just another recipe.  This is a recipe by my friend Joan, the amazing, enthusiastic, supportive, energetic, intelligent, kind, wise and life loving woman behind the super popular baking blog Chocolate, Chocolate And More.  Joan passed away […]

Apple Pie Cheesecake Bars

Apple Pie Cheesecake Bar Recipe

With September here, it’s game on with the fall baking and delicious treat making.  Cinnamon and pumpkin and apple, oh my!   I’m pretty sure that there is no baking season that smells better than fall does.  It’s all SO good.  I’ve been on a bit of a cheesecake kick lately, so I decided it was […]

Giant Cookie Recipe

Cookie Pie Recipe

I have a cookie for you. A giant cookie.  A cookie that can be cooked up quickly in a single pan, that can be cut into bars, frosted into a cake or served warm with ice cream?  Sound good? Believe me, it IS good.  And it’s super easy.  I love a good bar style cookie […]

Margarita Cheesecake Pie

Margarita Cheesecake Recipe

I love margaritas.  I love pie.  I love cheesecake.  So I figured that combining the three might be a good idea.  And let me tell you, it most certainly is. What takes this pie totally over the top is the crust.  It’s made of Ritz Crackers.  Buttery, salty, perfection.  It’s the perfect compliment to cream […]

Grasshopper Pie

Grasshopper Pie

I love all of the fun holidays in spring such as Valentine’s Day and St. Patrick’s Day.  They are simple days where it’s fun to do something special for the kids.  We don’t do anything big, but little special touches are fun and things that I hope the kids remember when they are older.  For […]

Chocolate And Peppermint Striped Delight

No Bake Chocolate And Peppermint Dessert

I love holiday baking for so many reasons.  It brings family and friends together, it’s often packed full of traditions and special Christmas recipes, it’s a way to share our love of food and people, and it features some of my favorite flavors, such as chocolate and peppermint.  The smell of candy canes and peppermint […]

Easy Eggnog Pie

Eggnog Pie Recipe

My husband loves eggnog.  Or “nog” as he usually refers to it as.  I am pretty sure it’s why I can get him to do the grocery shopping easily in late fall, because he’s stalking the dairy department for eggnog.  Eggnog is take it or leave it for me, it’s more the texture than the […]