Author: Laurie

Chewy Pecan Bars

Chewy Pecan Squares with Wildflower Honey

If you’re a fan of pecan pie, you will these pecan squares. You can make these chewy delights all year long. A buttery shortbread crust and rich caramel-pecan topping make them truly over-the-top! Therefore, the perfect hostess gift, to treat your co-workers, or for a real treat for Mother’s Day! […]

Stuffed Gourmet Meatloaf

Stuffed Gourmet Meatloaf

Your family will go crazy for this tasty Stuffed Gourmet Meatloaf. It is sure to become an instant family favorite and one that they ask for over and over! This Stuffed Gourmet Meatloaf was part of the “Dinners to Go” line-up from the my cafe days. This excellent dish makes […]

Handcrafted Chocolate Truffles

And these Handcrafted Chocolate Truffles are one of my favorite candies to make during the holidays If you are a fan of chocolate, you are in good company. The Greeks referred to chocolate as “the food of the gods.” It is one of the most popular sweet-tasting treats in the world and has […]

Easy Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Easy Dark Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Learning how to make these easy dark chocolate covered strawberries at home, and forget about the ones in the stores. I love everything about these strawberries. From the crunchy chocolate shell and the sweet fresh taste of strawberry when you bite into these decadent chocolate strawberries! The only thing better […]

Delicious Rum Glazed Pound Cake with Fresh Berries

This Delicious Rum Glazed Pound Cake made from Scratch is dense, rich and soaked with flavorful rum sauce. A great treat for any party! Pound cake is British in origin and received it’s name for early recipes that called for a pound each of butter, sugar, eggs and flour. There […]

The Best Chickpea Garden Salad

This super simple Chickpea Salad combines all of my favorite garden garden veggies in one delicious salad! Protein- and fiber-rich chickpeas make it a hearty vegetarian main, or you can serve this tasty salad as an easy side with chicken, fish, or shrimp. This easy chickpea garden salad is one of […]