Author Archives for Laura

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Squares, Brownie Bites and more

December 7, 2009 8:35 am Published by 10 Comments

Sweet Treat Week Today is my kick off Sweet Treat Week, all sweets all week.  I am hoping to give you some good ideas for your cookie exchange, goodie plates, or holiday parties.  Christmas and sweets go hand in hand and I’ve got some yummy ones for you.  Today we are going to start off... Read More

Cheesy Bean Dip |

Cheesy Bean Dip

December 5, 2009 8:41 am Published by 3 Comments

Here is a yummy and easy dip that you can add to your holiday menu.  It only take 3 ingredients and is ready in 10 minutes.  I think it would work wonderfully to find some Christmas colored tortilla chips to serve this with.  Keep it nice, warm, and creamy in a little crock pot too. ... Read More

Cheesy Chicken Lasagna

December 4, 2009 8:16 am Published by 145 Comments

Here is a fun alternative to your normal lasagna.  I found this recipe at What’s for Dinner? It is so delicious and not that complicated to make.   I love the chicken and ranch flavor to it.  You can increase the cheese too it you like it extra cheesy.  Yummy, nice comfort food.  The Easy Parmesan... Read More

Eggnog French Toast with Eggnog Syrup |

Eggnog French Toast with Eggnog Syrup

December 3, 2009 6:45 am Published by 18 Comments

The other day I discovered a recipe for eggnog french toast.  I immediately decided that I was making it that night for dinner.  Then I decided to take the whole eggnog thing a bit further and try to create an eggnog syrup.  I figured it was worth a try.  I think it turned out fabulous!... Read More

Cranberry Pudding Cake

December 2, 2009 7:20 am Published by 9 Comments

I am a cranberry fan.  So when I saw this recipe shared by Kim Naegle on a local TV show called Good Things Utah, I had to try it.  I loved the fact that it used fresh whole cranberries, no chopping here.  I also love the idea of cranberries in an almond flavored cake, then... Read More

Easy Parmesan Knots

December 1, 2009 6:45 am Published by 165 Comments

This recipe will go great with the Mama Mia’s Minestrone from yesterday or any other great Italian meal.  It is a recipe that I adapted from one I found in an issue of Simple and Delicious.  These are easy to make because they start off with a can of refrigerated biscuit dough. However, they look... Read More

Mama Mia’s Minestrone Soup

November 30, 2009 8:24 am Published by 7 Comments

This is a recipe that my mom got from a friend.  My mom made this soup a little bit ago and brought me some.  I snapped a picture before I ate it.  It was so yummy I had to share this recipe.  Plus, if I made it no one in my house would eat it. ... Read More

Italian Patty Melts

November 28, 2009 7:58 am Published by 2 Comments

When you’ve used up all your leftover turkey and want something other than poultry, here’s a great recipe to make.  Bring on the beef!  I adapted this recipe from one I found in a Simple and Delicious Magazine.  The patty is nice and tender thanks to some egg, bread crumbs, and spaghetti sauce.  It’s basically... Read More

Coconut Brownies

November 27, 2009 6:45 am Published by 4 Comments

After posting the recipe a few weeks ago for the Praline Pecan Zucchini Bundt, I was perusing my collection of old issues of Simple and Delicious  magazine.  I came across this Coconut Brownie recipe that used coconut pecan frosting in them just like the Pecan Praline Zucchini Bundt.  Since I love the bundt, I had... Read More

Happy Thanksgiving!

November 26, 2009 6:45 am Published by Leave your thoughts

No recipe for today.  I hope you all have a wonderful day full of good food, family, and friends.  I truly am grateful for all of you.  I hope you take the time today to contemplate all that you are thankful for.  I love this song by Josh Groban and think it is a fitting... Read More