Triple Mocha Brownies

These brownies are mocha, mocha, mocha! These mocha brownies have chopped chocolate covered espresso beans and are topped with a chocolate espresso glaze. Coffee and chocolate lovers will love these brownies so make a whole bunch and pass them around. … Continue reading

Chocolate Peppermint Bars

Everybody loves a good cookie bar! These chocolate peppermint bars are sure to please any peppermint and chocolate fanatic. The bars are great for cookie exchanges and as homemade holiday gifts, that’s assuming you don’t gobble them up right away. … Continue reading

Secrets To The Best Buttermilk Mashed Potatoes

Mashed potatoes are my favorite food in the world. I could eat them for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Nothing beats a creamy, smooth, melt in our mouth spoonful of mashed potatoes.  I don’t want lumps or under cooked bits of … Continue reading

Decadent Salted Chocolate Chip Brownies

These are not the brownies your grandma baked for you as a little kid. These are not sickly sweet, barely chocolatey brownies. These brownies taste like a delicious chocolate bar and are flavored with espresso powder and Sel Gris. These … Continue reading

Creamed Onions

Are you looking for a vegetable side dish for your Thanksgiving feast? Look no further, because we have a great recipe: creamed onions. Creamy, cheesy, and topped with bread crumbs. These vegetables are sure to be a hit at your … Continue reading

Fluffiest Buttermilk Biscuits

One of my earliest and favorite memories of my grandma Charlene was of her standing in the kitchen making biscuits. She made the most tender, delicious biscuits and her recipe has been a closely guarded secret.  Her biscuits are the … Continue reading

Turkey Meatballs

Stephen and I both woke up with colds so we are moving pretty slow and really want some comfort food. Turkey meatballs with buttered noodles are a quick and easy meal that I make when things get out of hand … Continue reading

Detroit Coney Dog

Before my husband and I moved to Minnesota, I lived in the Detroit area. One of the absolute best things about living there are Detroit Coney Dogs. There are a bazillion Coney Island eateries around and the best seller at … Continue reading

Baked Sweet Potatoes with Candied Orange Peels

Growing up I hated sweet potatoes and I especially hated the candied sweet potatoes that were served every Thanksgiving. Recently, I  have become a sweet potato convert due to amazingly addictive sweet potato chips that I ate a restaurant. With … Continue reading