These are the perfect brownies for the upcoming holiday weekend. The Fourth of July is a great time for a picnic and fireworks. These Cream Cheese Swirled Brownies are moist and easy to transport. I am thinking hot dogs, hamburgers, potato salad, baked beans, and Cream Cheese Swirled Brownies this weekend! It’s time to celebrate! […]
I am a great fan of picnics. I think it dates back to when I first met my husband and we lived in Northern Michigan. Beautiful parks and lakes were abundant and we always packed a picnic and headed out to explore the area. A great picnic can consist of a run to the […]
I can’t think of a more perfect dessert than a cheesecake. This recipe is from my stash of recipe cards and a family favorite. I like to use a single-crust pie crust for this pie but you could also use a graham cracker crust. Cheesecake Pie with Fresh Fruit Topping has three layers, a cheesecake […]
I am always trying new ways to grill pork tenderloins. This time I basted the tenderloins while grilling with an orange glaze. The tenderloins are moist and delicious with a hint of orange. Perfect to serve with grilled vegetables on a beautiful summer night.
I just love this time of year when you can fire-up the grill and have dinner on the porch. I think because we lived in Texas for five years; we have a fondness for a Texas favorite and one of our favorites, fajitas. In this fajita marinade, I combined a variety of ingredients that gives the […]
This is the time of year when the minute you walk into the grocery store you are immediately surrounded by fresh berries. This time I was immediately hooked when the sign said buy one – get one free. Well, how could I pass by that offer – so into my cart went fresh red raspberries […]
I was headed out for a very busy day last week and wanted to prepare dinner prior to leaving the house. I had fresh green beans and decided to whip up a cold green bean salad. With what was in my pantry and refrigerator, I assembled the following salad. It was just great with the […]
In my previous posts I mention our love for poppy seed bread. Specifically because that is what I made for a picnic on the day I met my husband. I am always trying new things with poppyseed bread. The addition of blueberries and orange was a sweet success.
Recently, we spent a delightful weekend in Charleston, SC. Charleston is a great food town with lots of various eateries to try. One of our friends recommended the Fat Hen on St. John’s Island for brunch. After a fun evening celebrating at a wedding and a late Sunday morning start, the idea of coffee and […]