Category Archives: Father’s Day Recipes

Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie Cupcakes With Brown Sugar Buttercream

Have you ever heard of the book “The 5 Love Languages”?  It is such a good book.  Just to sum it up in a nutshell, it basically says there are 5 ways that people feel loved.  We each have one … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip and Chunk Cookies

I have been making a lot of cookies lately.  There have been several times recently where it was necessary to eat dinner in the car on our way to an event so I packed a picnic of foods that were … Continue reading

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Arizona Quiche

We have overnight company quite often so I am always on the look out for delicious breakfast dishes.  I recently noticed this recipe for quiche on Real Housemoms and knew as soon as I saw the pictures I would have … Continue reading

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Cappuccino Muffins With Chocolate Chip Espresso Cream Cheese

What is it about heart-shaped things?  I just love them.  I guess I’m just a mushy girl.  But even if you took away the heart shape of these muffins and made them in normal cupcake papers, these are wonderful.  They … Continue reading

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Old Fashioned Baked Beans for the Holidays

When I started to have Easter at my house every year, I wanted to serve baked beans with the traditional ham.  I set out on a mission to find baked beans like I remembered from my childhood.  Beans that are … Continue reading

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My Favorite Marinade for Grilled Chicken

I have been wanting to post this recipe for a long time as it is probably the one I’ve used the most over the last 29 years.  It is an amazing teriyaki marinade that, when marinated overnight, gives grilled chicken … Continue reading

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Creamy Vanilla Cheesecake with Fresh Raspberry Sauce

This is a guest post of sorts.  I am writing the post, but my sister did the baking.  We went to Santa Barbara, CA for my nephew’s high school graduation this last weekend.  Afterwards, there was a party to celebrate … Continue reading

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Come Over to the Dark Side – Reese’s Inside Out Peanut Butter Cupcakes

As I look back on some of the recipes I’ve posted lately, I realized there are quite a few healthy dishes in a row with ingredients like kale, brussels sprouts, and salmon.  Lest you  fear I’ve gone over to the dark … Continue reading

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