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Seven Layer Magic Bars

Seven Layer magic Bars-the bar that started all the magic!

Seven Layer magic Bars-the bar that started all the magic! We’re all friends here so I know I can confess my mistakes to you. We’re all going to have a good laugh about this one. I can try to blame this on my dyslexia, which I did have as a kid. Honestly, I had so […]

Rolo Pretzel Turtles

Rolo Pretzel Turtles

Rolo Pretzel Turtles-the name says it all and so easy to make! What’s better than Caramel, Chocolate, Pecans and Pretzels all in one treat? In this case it’s how easy they are to make! I wasn’t even going to post this recipe.

Chocolate Pecan Pie Bars

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Gooey Chocolate Pecan Pie Bars-your favorite pecan pie loaded with semi-sweet chocolate and made into a bar for easy eating! Do you make pecan pie every year? Do you ever feel the need to change things up but know that if you do, you might never be forgiven? Some things are just tradition. You have […]

Pumpkin Pie Crunch

Pumpkin Pie Crunch-A new pumpkin treat to love!

Pumpkin Pie Crunch-A new pumpkin treat to love! It’s no secret that I’m not a pumpkin fan. But it’s pumpkin season so I have to make a few treats that involve pumpkin. I have to, it’s peer pressure in it’s worst form. Everyone else is doing it. Cookies, cakes, breads, main dishes. Pumpkin is everywhere! […]

World’s Best Cookies-Kitchen Sink Cookies

I don’t know if these are truly the world’s best cookies but they sure must be close. I remember the first time I ever had these was in a training class back when I started working for the Phone Company. Our trainer, Sue, had brought them in and I swear, I must have eaten a […]

Brown Sugar Muffins

Brown Sugar Muffins-made with brown butter and cinnamon, then topped with a brown sugar glaze, these muffins will melt in your Mouth!

Brown Sugar Muffins-made with brown butter and cinnamon, then topped with a brown sugar glaze, these muffins will melt in your Mouth! School has already started here. I’ve got 2 in High School and one in Middle School. The days start early. I mean really early. The 2 in high school have to catch the […]

Sugar Crumb Cake

Sugar Crumb Cake-this coffee cake is great for breakfast or dessert!

Sugar Crumb Cake-this coffee cake is great for breakfast or dessert! Remember life before Pinterest? When all the great ideas you wanted to someday get around to doing, you found them in magazines. And then you would cut out the page of that great idea and save it somewhere? In a folder, or notebook. Shoved […]

Pecan Pie Bars

I sure hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving. I know we did. I even brined my turkey for the very first time! Why have I never done this before, Ahhhmazzzzing! Moist, full of flavor and the gravy from the drippings…over the top, absolutely the best turkey we’ve ever eaten! I followed these directions from Savory […]

French Toast Casserole

French Toast Casserole

French Toast Casserole-The perfect addition to any Holiday Breakfast, but why wait for a holiday to enjoy it? I made French Bread the other day. In fact I made several loaves. It was wonderful but after 3 days in a row of french bread at lunch and dinner, I’d had enough. I still had a […]

Praline Pecan Fudge Swirl Ice Cream

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Praline Pecan Fudge Swirl Ice Cream-buttery pecans, brown sugar and fudge swirl make this ice cream a decadent treat! The end of August, can you believe it? Summer might as well be over. I know, Summer doesn’t officially end until the 3rd week of September, or something like that. But my kids have been back […]

Pecans, Pecans and more pecans!

We are so blessed to live in rural Georgia. Laid back, easy pace of life. I grew up watching Little House on the Prairie and always wanted to be Laura Ingalls. I grew up in the suburbs of Wilmington, Delaware. Nice little neighborhood. But it wasn’t Walnut Grove. We didn’t have Ma making homemade pies sitting on […]

Fried Candied Pecans

Fried Candied Pecans

Fried Candied Pecans-dip them in chocolate for even more deliciousness! Now don’t everyone go running from that word “fried.” If you live in the south for any period of time, you’ve had some fried food. Fried Okra, Fried Chicken, Fried fish-nothing beats a good old fashioned fish fry. Country Fried Steak,  Fried Ham, Fried Green Tomatoes-they even named […]

Caramel Pecan Sticky Buns

Caramel Pecan Sticky Buns, so easy to make and so good, you'll want to make them every weekend!

Caramel Pecan Sticky Buns, so easy to make and so good, you’ll want to make them every weekend! I should probably name these the lost rolls. I made these rolls almost 2 months ago. Just like I always do, I had a piece of paper and was writing down my measurements as I created, crossing […]

Coffeehouse Coffee Cake Muffins

These Coffeehouse Coffee Cake Muffins are so good, they have the streusel on the top and inside!

These Coffeehouse Coffee Cake Muffins are so good, they have the streusel on the top and inside! These muffins are to die for! The entire muffin, not just the tops. When I saw these come out of the oven, I immediately thought of the Seinfeld episode with Elaine and the muffin tops. So big, so crumbly, so […]

Honey Bun Cake

Honey Bun cake

Honey Bun Cake-so much better than the snack it’s named after! I hate it when hubby goes away on business. I just don’t sleep well without him snoring (loudly, like a freight train) next to me. I sleep with the TV on, to drown out his snoring, but when the snoring’s not there, it’s just […]

Milk Chocolate Fudge

Milk Chocolate Fudge-smooth, creamy and easy to make!

Milk Chocolate Fudge-smooth, creamy and easy to make!   I love this time of year! Everyone expects you to bake and make sweet treats. It’s like a free pass to go wild in the kitchen. The kids get into too. “Mom, whatcha making today?” “I love you mom, I’ll just grab a few of these […]

Mexican Wedding Cookies

Mexican Wedding cookies

Mexican Wedding Cookies-also called Wedding cakes or Snowballs- Pecans, a few simple ingredients and lots of powdered sugar! These Mexican Wedding Cookies are my hubby’s absolute favorite Christmas Cookie. All year long he looks forward to the holidays when I get my baking turned into high gear. I make candy, and bark, and cookies and […]

Chocolate Coconut Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies

Chocolate Coconut Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies with Peanut Butter and pecans-the perfect way to start off your day!

Chocolate Coconut Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies with Peanut Butter and pecans-the perfect way to start off your day! Cookies for breakfast? Oh yeah baby, you heard me. Why not. I remember going on a big family vacation with my sister years ago and she let her kids have Rice Krispie Treats for breakfast. Why not, they’re made from […]

Nutty Toffee Bars

Bisquick Nutty Toffee Bars-so good you won't care that they start from a mix

Bisquick Nutty Toffee Bars-so good you won’t care that they start from a mix I have to confess something. It’s time I came out of the closet (or pantry in this case.) I don’t make everything from scratch. There I said it. I always have a box of this stuff in my cabinet. Bisquick. I can make […]

Cinnamon Pecan Butter Cookies

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Cinnamon Pecan Butter Cookies-the rich taste of a butter cookie with cinnamon and pecans Ya’ll are my friends. And I can talk to my friends. This has been bothering me for almost a week now and I need to get it off my chest. And that’s what friends are for, to listen, right? The other […]