Category Archive: Dessert

Mango-Blueberry Cobbler

This dish couldn’t be easier or more like comfort food Grandma used to make.  All you do is slice some fruit, sprinkle with spices, plop it into a baking dish and cover it… Continue reading

Brazillian Truffles – Pecan-Cinnamon

These are really easy to make, just combine the ingredients and form into balls.

Tater Bread

It just wouldn’t be Thanksgiving without Tater Bread.  I first had this when I enjoyed Thanksgiving with my first husband’s family many years ago.  I had never had anything like it.  It is… Continue reading

Strawberry Tarts

These are so pretty they deserve a spot on my Thanksgiving feast, even if they are more for summer, than fall.

Pumpkin Pie with Salted Pecan Brittle

I suppose if you asked a hundred people what food best exemplifies Thanksgiving, you’d expect to get a hundred different answers.  But, for me, its pumpkin pie.  I usually make it with a… Continue reading

Homemade Butterfingers

My friends at Taste Tested Recipes have issued a challenge, “Cooking with Halloween Candy.” I thought, hmmmm, not much into candy. Well sometimes. I figured I’d like to make something with the iconic… Continue reading

Brazilian Truffles – Chocolate

These are super easy to make candies – and you do not even need any special equipment, like a candy thermometer, to do it.  Simply cook the ingredients, let cool, then form and… Continue reading