Author Archives for Laura

Pizza Hut Pan Pizza and Sauce

April 14, 2009 6:10 am Published by 18 Comments

I have been holding on this recipe for a little bit, but I finally got around to it and am so glad I did. It comes from Holly at Day 2 Day with Holly J. My family absolutely loves Pizza Hut’s pan pizza, but we don’t get it that often. This is the closest thing... Read More

Lemon Roasted Chicken

April 13, 2009 6:13 am Published by 6 Comments

I saw this recipe when I was watching an episode of Martha Stewart’s Everyday Food. I really love a good roasted chicken and this one sounded simple, yet tasty. This chicken turned out moist and flavorful. The whole family loved it. This one is a keeper. I didn’t make the sauce as the recipe had... Read More

Three-Cheese Spread

April 10, 2009 6:59 am Published by 4 Comments

Cheese and crackers are a food staple in my book. This last weekend we had a Sunday brunch at my house. After eating Brunch I was go to go until dinner, but my kids seem to think they have to eat at least 3 times a day not matter what! So I decided to make... Read More

Perfect Lemon Cupcakes with Lemon Buttercream

April 9, 2009 6:56 am Published by 38 Comments

This recipe comes from My Kitchen Cafe via You Got Served who got the recipe from Amy Barker who combined two recipes she got from her friend Nancy (the cake) and the Magnolia Bakery in New York (the frosting).That just shows how a great recipe gets around! The original recipe was made as a cake, but... Read More

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Chocolate Waffles

April 8, 2009 6:22 am Published by 9 Comments

These Chocolate Waffles would be the perfect addition to an Easter Brunch. This is a recipe that I got from my Home Ec. class in high school. I actually have a great collection of recipes from that class. This time, I made these chocolate waffles with my recipe for caramel banana topping. However, my kids... Read More


April 7, 2009 6:12 am Published by 14 Comments

One of my most favorite desserts is eclairs. I LOVE eclairs. Now if you want a quick and easy version you can make the eclair torte that I have on my site, but nothing beats the real thing. I must admit that I am an eclair snob. Not everyone can make a good eclair. Some... Read More

Pineapple Casserole and Easter Dinner Recipes

April 6, 2009 6:21 am Published by 9 Comments

Easter is fast approaching. This recipe would be excellent to serve along side you Easter ham. It may sound a little strange, but it really is good. I discovered the recipe a while back on and altered slightly. I actually like to eat my ham topped with the casserole. I also have included recipes... Read More

5 Minute Artisan Bread

April 4, 2009 8:37 am Published by 7 Comments

I have been waiting to get ta copy of the Artisan Bread in Five Minutes from the library and I finally got it. Of course, during the 3 weeks I had it I only got to one of the recipes. This recipe is for the basic boule. It’s great because you make the dough and... Read More

Banana Cupcakes With Cinnamon-Vanilla Icing

April 3, 2009 6:27 am Published by 7 Comments

I recently had some bananas that were over ripe and needed to be made into something. I remembered that Stephanie at Stephanie’s Kitchen had recently posted a recipe for Banana Cupcakes and decided to give them a try. They do taste like banana bread with frosting. Stephanie said she originally was starting to made banana... Read More