Pina Colada Sheet Cake

Pina Colada Sheet Cake! A cake flavored with pineapple, coconut and dark rum? Yes pleeeeeeze!!!! This recipe was given to me by my darling friend Mary! It has been passed around and shared through neighbors and friend for at least a decade. It’s one of those recipes that is worth its weight in gold. Why you … Continue reading

Lemon Brownies

Have you ever had Lemon Brownies???? AKA, Lemonies, or Lemon Fudgies. AKA, my latest foodie crush? Well, if you haven’t tried them yet, maybe I can tempt you….. Are you a lemon lover? Well, have I got a bar for you! Obviously, as you can see from the photos, these brownies are sans chocolate. They’re referred to … Continue reading

Portillo’s Chopped Salad

Portillo’s Chopped Salad! A copycat recipe of the delicious salad served at Portillo’s restaurants. Have you ever been to Portillo’s? Well, if you haven’t, let me introduce you. Portillo’s is a famous Chicago area fast food restaurant that’s been feeding and making people happy since 1963. They serve hot dogs, burgers, sandwiches, and of course, … Continue reading

Cheesy Baked Tomatoes

Cheesy Baked Tomatoes! The perfect summer side dish.   These tomatoes are amazingly delicious! Quick and easy to make, they’re the perfect side dish for just about any meal. Or, do you need a quick appetizer or first course, these tomatoes are your answer, my friend   If you’re cutting calories, and let’s face it, at this … Continue reading

Brown Sugar Crock Pot Chicken

Brown Sugar Crock Pot Chicken is one of those crock pot recipes that is super delicious, family friendly, and super easy to make! This is one of those wonderful crock pot recipes that has little to no prep. No need to brown the chicken or even chop a bunch of veggies! Essentially, you place the … Continue reading

Peach Pound Cake

Oh, this Peach Pound Cake….. Classic, perfect pound cake, enhanced with sour cream to give it an incredible velvety moistness, loaded with a sumptuous helping of fresh summer peaches! Yes, this cake delivers ALL of it!!! Just look at the tender, buttery crumb in the photo above. Each slice has its own unique peach mosaic. The gorgeous golden … Continue reading