Easy Chocolate Chip Brownies

Is there anything better than a homemade chocolate chip brownie right from the oven?  Well, maybe a few things but you get my point, right?  These will go into the regular rotation, they were that good. 2 cups sugar 1 3/4 cups flour 1/2 cup cocoa 1 teaspoon salt 5 eggs 1 cup canola oil … Continue reading

Courtney’s Apple Pie

Now that is a good looking apple pie, don’t you think?  My daughter Courtney made it for Thanksgiving.  (I know, I’m a little behind on blogging.)  I think this might be the first time on my blog posting a recipe that I did not make myself, I answered a few questions for her but that … Continue reading

Candy Ganache Tart

This was the easiest, yummiest, most perfect dessert that I’ve ever made. 12 oz Dark Cocoa Wilton Candy Melts 24 Oreos 1/4 cup butter, melted 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream your choice of candy topping, I used mini chocolate chips and toffee bits 1  Preheat oven to 325. 2  Process Oreos in food processor until … Continue reading

Butterscotch Toffee Bars

These were really yummy and really easy. 1 box yellow cake mix 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 cup butter, melted 2 eggs 1 cup cashews or toasted pecans, chopped 1 (8 oz) bag toffee pieces 1  Preheat oven to 350.  Grease a jelly roll pan (cookie sheet with sides measuring 15 x 10 x … Continue reading

Peach Upside Down Mini Cakes

All hail summer produce!  Courtney and I went to the Provo Farmer’s Market and picked up some peaches while there along with a bunch of other yummy stuff so I decided to give this recipe a try.  Aren’t they adorable? 1/3 cup plus 1 tablespoon butter, softened 6 teaspoons brown sugar 3 peaches 1 1/2 … Continue reading

Traditional Tres Leches Cake

Courtney wanted Tres Leches for dessert for 4th of July so why not?  This one is particularly good, I think because the cake is light and airy and therefore soaks up more of the three milk mixture. cake 5 eggs, whites and yolks separated 3/4 cup sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup flour 1 teaspoon … Continue reading

Classic Waffle Bowls

Look at that beauty, just waiting for something to make it complete . . . and then BAM!   Ice cream comes along and makes that lonely little waffle bowl a sundae!  I’m so proud. And then BOOM!  Another waffle bowl sundae so the first one won’t be lonely!  Can life get any better than that?  … Continue reading