Crowning Jewel Cherry Pie Cobbler

It’s been a very rough week for me recently! I sprained my knee for the second time in less than a year….again while holding my son. I’m at the end of recovering from stomach flu among other things & to top it all off it’s another cold & rainy day in the South East….guys I’ve…

Showstopper Pumpkin Pie 

Look guys, i get it……I know this recipe is an intense topic of discussion especially in the south! Whole debates and fierce teams are in it to win when it comes to which of the infamous two orange-colored pies will reign supreme in the pie showdown. Will it be the long prized pumpkin pie or…

Janice’s Fantastic Carrot Souffle Casserole

Guys i have recently been on a roll, posting the plethora of orange-fleshed root vegetables disguised as dessert this fall and every fall for that matter! I can pretty much assure you that between the months of September through December Americans eat the most vegetables by a long shot! Even the pickiest of children and…

My Maple-Pecan Pie Crust

I gotta tell ya that i have recently been obsessed with making desserts and pies galore, i know i’m not the only one with baking fever right now! After all, if there was a season for baking…Autumn is it! I can’t get enough though of these amazing vegan and gluten-free nut crusts trending all over…

Speciality Autumn Spice Blend (Pumpkin & Apple Pie Spice)

Ya know, I’ve got to say….i’ve got an issue with the guy (or granny) who decided this wondersome spice blend was just for pumpkin pie y’all! If I had a pumpkin spice wand I would be very giving with this whimsical blend of autumn spice….this stuff is stellar on everything it touches! Not just for…

Sweet Potato Pie + Jazzy Garnishes

Fall is upon us and it’s officially pie season! Sweet potato pie with it’s sinfully sweet & velvety texture is just calling your name and you don’t have to be Patti Labelle or know Patti Labelle to have a dazzling patata’ pie this season! My technique yields a superior textured pie and a secret ingredient…

Kendra’s Perfect Pound Cake & Keys to Pound Cake Excellence

Nothing conjures up nostalgic memoirs of days spent playing in the yard and eating to your heart’s content like the smell of sweet pound cake baking in grandma’s oven! To many this sweet cake was often served as the perfect snack with the quintessential tall glass of milk to wash each dense morsel down your…

Rustic Grain-Free Strawberries & Cream Shortcake with Granola

Good morning food lovers, I wish you happiness & bliss on this beautiful spring morning! I have a light and fluffy delight for you today with this moist, delicious angel-food style cake today. I’m continuing my May Grain-Free Baking Challenge and this is just perfect for spring! The cake is so yummy and completely gluten…

Coconut Spice Banana Bread

Are you ready to taste the best banana bread of your life? Well what if I was to tell you it is indulgence without guilt…would you believe that it is gluten-free & grain free? Well it is and continues my May Grain-Free Baking Challenge. I challenge all to find the satisfaction of baking with whole…

Grain-Free Chocolate Paradise Layer Cake with Raspberries & Espresso Chocolate Chip Buttercream + Welcome to my May Grain-Free Baking Challenge & Giveaway + Health Conscious Baking Basics 101

OMG…..do I have a great cake for you today! This cake is a dream….this cake is divine…this cake is so to die for I considered naming it death by chocolate or it equally could have been called the cake from heaven because it could bring you to life with one single bite! My chocolate paradise…

Five Alarm Kimchi + 7 amazing ways to eat it!

Let me tell you guys, I am so proud of this recipe…you are gonna LOVE this recipe..though not exactly traditional…it is sooo darn good i tell ya!!! My husband, brother and I ate an entire jar in one sitting before it even had time to ferment! Thankfully this recipe makes 3 mason jars full so…