Savory Monkey Bread

If you have followed my blog very long you will know that I love making recipes that are fast and easy and look like a million bucks! This is just such a recipe. I saw a Taste of Home recipe for pull-apart garlic bread. The cook sharing the recipe is Carol Shields, from Summerville Pennsylvania. … Read more

Apple Cinnamon Nut Bread

Once again I saw this recipe on Facebook and couldn’t get it out of my mind!  Apples … cinnamon … nuts … dates …  oh my!  I added the nuts and dates  to the original recipe and I am so glad that I did.  I didn’t have time to make it straight away so I … Read more

My Caramel Pecan Pie

What do you think about caramel?  The taste, slightly sweet, very rich, gooey? Truth is, I can get obsessed about caramel with just the slightest encouragement.  There are the Sweet and Salty Chocolate Caramel Bars, and Banoffee Pie just for starters! As you already know I am a BIG fan of Turbinado sugar, also known … Read more

Black Bean Brownies

I have heard about black bean brownies for several years.  I’ve never had any interest in them at all.  I’m not all that fond of chocolate and black beans … well truly, aren’t they meant to be eaten with a plateful of Mexican food?  Yes, my black beans shall be served with Chicken Enchilada Casserole … Read more