Author: kathleen

Lemon Coconut Bars

This recipe for Lemon Coconut Bars is nothing short of refreshing. A tangy, sweet, tropical delight suited perfectly to summer! Our recipe for Lemon Coconut Bars combines tang-tastic lemon and subtly sweet coconut flakes for the perfect summer indulgence. The amount of flavor these bars contain is borderline unbelievable (it’s like Lemon Brownies and Coconut Sheet Cake had a baby), and the combination results in a mini-vacation with every bite. Some people call them toasted coconut lemon squares. I say call them whatever you want as long as they’re on the menu. Lemon Coconut Bars are a certified crowd...

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Southern Macaroni Salad

Get ready for a blast from the past! This crazy creamy, sweet and tangy classic Southern Macaroni Salad is just like Grandma’s! Get ready for a stroll down memory lane with my Southern Macaroni Salad. It’s a classic southern macaroni salad that’s as creamy as a creamy southern macaroni salad can get! I use sweetened condensed milk instead of regular old sugar, so sweet and super creamy have already bonded before you even start to make it! Southern living macaroni salad is good and all, but it ain’t got nothin’ on this Southern Macaroni Salad! If you’re like me,...

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Lemon Pound Cake

This wonderful Lemon Pound Cake is oh so moist and tender with a wonderful subtle lemon flavor. Perfect for breakfast, tea time or just because! I just love pound cake!! Any kind of pound cake will do, but my Lemon Pound Cake… lets just say – ohhhh my! Ain’t nobody got nothin’ on this Lemon Pound Cake! Lemon pound cake Martha Stewart, you say? Nope! Lemon pound cake Bon Appetit? Nope! Not even Paula Deen lemon pound cake? Nope! You just can’t beat this. How to Make Lemon Pound Cake: To make this Lemon Pound Cake, first sift the...

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Moist Banana Bread

My Moist Banana Bread with coconut and pecans is a wonder. How can something so quick and easy be so darn deliciously scrumptious. Moist Banana Bread is a weakness… I am tellin’ ya! This super moist banana nut bread recipe really nails it for me! The buttermilk makes for a wonderfully moist texture and down-home flavor, while the combination of pecans and coconut sends my Moist Banana Bread over the edge! It’s toasty. It’s crunchy. It melts in your mouth. It’s down-right delectable! It’s even prefer it to the super moist banana bread Martha Stewart makes! Let’s go on...

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BBQ Baked Beans

Our BBQ Baked Beans deliver deliciously unique flavors sure to please your crew. These are NOT your typical baked beans, folks! BBQ Baked Beans  show’d up when I thought I couldn’t come up with anything new to do to baked beans. I threw myself a curve! These BBQ Baked Beans combine an amazing plethora of flavor layers. From fresh thyme to Creole mustard, and molasses to strong brewed coffee, this baked beans recipe is off the charts! Another great thing about this recipe is that it includes dried navy beans, so these really are homemade baked beans. Now, this...

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HI, I’M KATHLEEN!

Welcome to Gonna Want Seconds! I’m a home cook and my favorite place to be is in my kitchen cooking up a storm. I’m also a wife, mother, Bernese Mountain dog lover, friend, daughter, sister, and reluctant exerciser. Learn more...