Banana Pudding Chessman Dessert: Revisited

This recipe came up in one my searches recently and I was unable to stop thinking about it. When we were out shopping I picked up the ingredients to make it. I think we all think it was better than we remembered it. I made a small change to the recipe because I couldn’t find…

Ooey Gooey Simple Brownies

Some days you just want something sweet. We had some ice cream but it was vanilla. Plain vanilla ice cream was not going to do. We had all of the ingredients in the pantry for this. This is a yummy hot brownie (remember I love making new brownie mixes). It is drippy and sweet. Add…

Simple Semi Homemade Apple Cider Cake

Team Pumpkin Spice or Apple Cider? I am apple cider all the way. Don’t get me wrong I love a good pumpkin pie more than anything but pumpkin pie flavored foods that shouldn’t be pumpkin pie flavored just don’t sit well with me. When I was little my father worked in an old-fashioned cider mill,…

Almond Pound Cake

Pound cakes are one of my most favorite desserts. I love the spongy texture of the cakes, the flavor either butter, vanilla, or almond, and the slightly thicker crust. Yum. This is a perfect after school snack or morning coffee treat. Verdict: I would make this cake once a week but I don’t because I…

Buttery Pound Cake

We are in our first week of school being out! Yeah! My son still has some work to finish for his online AP English Composition class and next week he is taking an honors college application writing class but other than that we are done. I say we because he still needs me to keep…

Making a Boxed Cake Mix Taste Homemade

Day 41 – If you follow¬† this blog you will see I am not a big baker. I love to cook because you can mix everything together make it taste good and it works. With baking you have to have to be much more exact in how it is created because the science to make…

Chocolate Cheesecake Brownies

Day 13 is not so bad. I have been reading from others that have already gone through this in other places in the world that the first two weeks are definitely the hardest to adjust to. We all had a mini meltdown last night with short fuses all around. All it took was the wrong…

Banana Cupcakes

Our grocery store has a spot for bananas that they sell much cheaper than the other bananas because they are just starting to get spots on them and most people won’t buy them. If you are willing to make something right away or take them home and freeze them they can be a great buy!…

Simple Applesauce Cake with Caramel Frosting

First off this is a horrible picture of a delicious cake. All the pictures I took of this cake were weird. I don’t know if my phone didn’t like all the brown colors or what but they were all blurry or weird colored. Anyway, if you can get past that this is a delicious cake…