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pumpkin creme brulee in white dishes from above

Easy Pumpkin Crème Brulee Recipe

Do you remember the first time you slipped your spoon through the crispy crust of creme brulee? Divine, right? This pumpkin creme brulee recipe offers up all that and MORE. Try these Greek loukoumades, too! Break the crust of sugar on the top of this pumpkin creme brulee and you’ll find the flavors of fall. […]

homemade peach pie

Fresh Peach Pie Recipe – Homemade Goodness!

This homemade peach pie takes advantage of the abundance of summertime fresh fruit. If you live in peach country (hello, Georgia!) do yourself a favor and make at least one peach pie with fresh peaches when they’re in season! How to make homemade peach pie Of course, there are numerous variations on making peach pies. […]

farfalle pasta with zucchini and ham on a white plate
Dinner, World Food

Italian Farfalle Pasta (Bowtie Pasta) with Zucchini and Ham

This farfalle pasta topped with a light zucchini and ham “condimento” is a delicious recipe straight from Italy, courtesy of Carmelita at Cook Italy and is shared with permission. A half-day cooking class with Carmelita introduced us to the possibilities in Bologna. And by that I mean the fresh possibilities. Before we even began cooking, […]

LAYERED carrot cake frosted with white chocolate ganache, with a slice on a plate

Layered Carrot Cake with White Chocolate Ganache

This layered carrot cake recipe takes this dessert to a whole ‘nother level with the addition of a white chocolate ganache. Your sweet tooth is going to be so happy! Check out this delicious peach pie recipe, too! This moist carrot cake recipe gives you (and me!) even more reasons to love carrot cake. It […]


Pumpkin Spice Waffles — Your Favorite Flavor All Year Round

If you love the flavor of pumpkin spice, these pumpkin waffles are for you! With a rich pumpkin flavor they’re perfect for a fall breakfast. But don’t stop there. Pumpkin purée is readily available year round — there’s no need to relegate this tasty breakfast to pumpkin spice season! And if pumpkin spice is your […]

stack of buttermilk waffles with a strawberry on top

Homemade Buttermilk Waffles {Get in my Belly!}

There’s just something about homemade buttermilk waffles that makes a perfect start to the day. This classic buttermilk waffle recipe has a bit of a tangy flavor and is a good base for both sweet and savory toppings. What is buttermilk? Traditionally, the term buttermilk referred to the liquid left over from making butter. Cultured […]

homemade strawberry ice cream in a clear glass bowl

Homemade Strawberry Ice Cream — No Churning Required!

Summertime calls for some special recipes. Like this easy homemade strawberry ice cream! If you have never made homemade ice cream, you’re in for a flavor treat. And if your memories of making ice cream include long stretches turning the crank on an old-fashioned ice cream maker, you’re going to be pleasantly surprised at just […]

belgian waffles on a white plate, topped with fresh blueberries and strawberries

The Perfect Belgian Waffle Recipe

It used to be that Belgian waffles were a rarity, available mostly at restaurants. Belgian waffle irons weren’t readily available to consumers. Funny how things change. These days, Belgian waffle makers outnumber their standard waffle counterpart, making it easy for people to make this Belgian waffle recipe at home. What’s the difference between a Belgian […]

waffles on a cooling rack

Crispy Gluten Free Almond Flour Waffles

Oh, be still my gluten free heart! These almond flour waffles are crispy and light, a perfect way for me to indulge in a special weekend breakfast without the gluten. Also? They’re dairy free and suitable for the keto diet as well. That’s winning waffles for a whole lot of people on special diets! With […]