Lemon Loaf (Starbucks Copycat)

Hi Everyone, My Mom sent me a recipe this past weekend for Starbucks Lemon Loaf.  Have you ever had Starbucks Lemon Loaf?  It is pretty good.  I don’t usually order it when I go there, I try to stay away from the sweets.  However, it is my Husbands favorite.  When I told him my Mom […]

Classic Pumpkin Pie

Hi Everyone, Well tomorrow is the big day.  Are you prepared for Thanksgiving?  I have been making all of my favorite side dishes for Thanksgiving, not really planning a big Thanksgiving dinner.  One thing about this time of year is it is just my Husband and I.  I don’t feel it’s worth putting all of […]

Apple Cinnamon Coffee Cake

Hi Everyone, Today I have for a recipe that I have shared on my blog back in October 2011.  That was my first year blogging and my photography was horrible and so was the recipe writing.  I have been wanting to re-make this recipe for years and finally did.  It is a big hit with […]

Apple Crumb Bars

Hi Everyone, This past weekend my family and I headed up to Apple Hill.  If you never been to Apple Hill, it is a fantastic time.  It is located in Placerville, CA, just at the base of the Sierra Mountains.  This time of year they have apples of course, pumpkins, BBQ, animals, fishing ponds and […]

The Best Key Lime Pie

Hi Everyone, One thing have to know about me is that I do not have patience.  Just ask everybody that knows me.  I try so hard, and all in all I don’t do bad, but sometimes that little thing sinks into me and I can’t wait.  That is today’s recipe.  I made for you a […]

Blueberry Lemon Zucchini Cake

Hi Everyone, A vegetable that is plentiful this time of year is zucchini.  There are so many ways to use it, grill it, saute it, fry it, sub it for noodles and add it into desserts.  Today I thought I would add it into dessert.  I have been pretty good on the whole sugar thing […]

Coconut Berry Parfait

Hi Everyone, I am just going fruit crazy this week!  I have the following fruit in my kitchen as we speak; strawberries, blackberries, blueberries, apples, peaches, lemons, limes, pineapple, watermelon, plums and raspberries.  I am trying to stay away from the sweets, so I am filling my belly with fresh fruit with natural sugar, rather […]

Pineapple Banana Popsicles

Hi Everyone, Now that it feels like summer, I thought it would be a great time to pull out the Popsicle mold.  I love Popsicles!  I thought it would be a bit healthier making my own, rather than buying them and besides I think there fun to make.  Plus it’s so quick and easy.  The […]

Blueberry Cake

Hi Everyone, Today I have for you a nice light summertime cake.  I’m not one to make too many cakes.  The reason being is it’s to hard to eat with just two people in the house.  But today’s cake is an exception to the rule.  Plus I bought two new cake pans and I had […]

Cherry Shortcake

Howdy, I am still on a cherry kick.  Picking 10 pounds of cherries, I have a lot of recipes to come up with.  Though I am happy to say that they are pretty close to being gone.  I have about 2 more pounds left.  Not to bad.  I just love cherry season. It’s the sign […]