Blueberry Crumb Pie

  I am on vacation this week, ahh yes ...glorious vacation.  I am enjoying the last few days of summer immensely, along with the freedom; freedom to still sleep in, freedom before the craziness of both school and soccer begin. Vacation is wonderful and I am spending it with my two favorite people, my two sons.  We enjoyed time together at the … Continue reading Blueberry Crumb Pie

Tyler’s Kit Kat Cake

Yesterday was my youngest son Tyler's 13th Birthday.  He is no longer my little boy, my tween ...he is now officially a teenager!  Yikes!!  Where did the time go?  Well ...he will always be my little boy, my baby, my last born.  For his Birthday my oldest son is down from Austin and we are … Continue reading Tyler’s Kit Kat Cake

Chocolate Cake with Whipped Cream Cheese Icing

Happy Fiesta Friday everyone!!  It has rained here a lot lately.  What do I do when it rains on a Sunday afternoon?  I bake!  This is a basic chocolate cake recipe.  It is great to make with the kids or grandkids, perfect for a rainy Sunday.  It is a really easy and quick one bowl recipe, but … Continue reading Chocolate Cake with Whipped Cream Cheese Icing

Red, White and Blueberry Mini-Cheesecakes

I am feeling quite festive, it is Friday and I am off for the next four days from work.  Yay Me!  I am starting my Fiesta Friday 4th of July off right with good food and good friends.  Todays menu consists of Barbecue Ribs, Potato Salad and Baked Beans ...maybe a vegetable salad of some sort.   When I asked … Continue reading Red, White and Blueberry Mini-Cheesecakes

Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge Bites

Okay all you sweet lovers out there, this one is for you.  If this doesn't satisfy your sweet tooth then I don't know what will.  This no bake recipe packs a really large WOW factor of sweet sugary goodness in every bite. These wonderful chocolate ...peanut buttery ...candy like fudge bites go really good with a cup of coffee or a … Continue reading Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge Bites

Vanilla and Chocolate Checkerboard Cake

Hello Everybody!  Happy Fiesta Friday!! Have you ever made a checkerboard cake?  I am sure lots of you will say you have, which is the answer I would expect with all the talented bakers here attending Fiesta Friday.  I have never made a checkerboard cake and often wondered how it was done.  After a little research from Google, … Continue reading Vanilla and Chocolate Checkerboard Cake