Author: kathleen

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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Baked Ziti with Mini Meatballs

Baked Ziti with homemade mini meatballs, fresh basil, and three Italian cheeses coming out of the oven all hot and bubbly is Italian comfort food supreme! When you try my Baked Ziti with marinara sauce, fresh basil, and all the Italian cheeses you can stand, there’s no doubt you’ll agree that it’s the best Baked Ziti recipe ever! With its ricotta richness and meatballs filling your house with the aromas of fresh basil and parsley, it is a perennial favorite at our house. My base recipe was Baked Ziti Giada-style, which is a great recipe, but I use marinara...

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Honey Lime Chicken Enchiladas

These unique Honey Lime Chicken Enchiladas are filled with a cheesy, honey lime chicken filling! Use a rotisserie chicken for an easy weeknight dinner! Are you looking for something completely delicious to add into your dinner rotation?  Well, let me introduce you to my new Fav!!! Honey Lime Chicken Enchiladas.  I know!  The name alone sends visions of deliciousness running through your mind, doesn’t it? This recipe uses an already roasted rotisserie chicken from the market or, in my case, from Costco so cooking time is cut down a little. Yay. Also since the rotisserie chickens from Costco are gianormous,...

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Southwest Salad

This is a delicious, I mean, really delicious salad.  It’s made from very simple, humble ingredients that are all easily accessible. Who doesn’t love that? Nothing too expensive or exotic that you have to run all over town hunting for.  A few simple ingredients that come together in a really delicious way. This is the first salad that I ever made that had my kids licking their plates and asking for seconds.  Yes, you heard me correctly, they asked for seconds of salad.  Now, that made me one happy mommy!  Veggies in my kids bellies….that they liked….that they requested!?!  Serious, WOW...

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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...