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Slow Cooker Tapioca Pudding—An old-time dessert for simple summer days

Tapioca . . . I may not have grown up enjoying or craving it much (if ever), but in my maturing years, I’ve developed a liking to it. I’ll admit, I only ever tried the processed pre-packaged pudding cup version of it. It was a snack my mom always brought when we showed horses at… Continue reading Slow Cooker Tapioca Pudding—An old-time dessert for simple summer days

Cakes & Frostings · Desserts · Recipes

German Chocolate Cake (My Dad’s Birthday Request Each Year)

I am about to reveal my most treasured recipe book—a recipe book of chocolate cakes no less. I might add that cake is not usually my favorite dessert . . . But this book of chocolate cakes is amazingly delicious, decadent and absolutely foolproof. I don’t even remember where I got because I’ve had it… Continue reading German Chocolate Cake (My Dad’s Birthday Request Each Year)

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The Potty Training Fiasco Has Met Its Match—The Brownie of Surrender

I have two children—two completely different children raised the same way, but with absolutely 100 percent different personalities. In fact, they could not possibly be more opposite of each other. I realize girls are easier to potty train than boys, but it’s discouraging when you hear stories from your friends who knocked out the whole… Continue reading The Potty Training Fiasco Has Met Its Match—The Brownie of Surrender

Desserts · Holiday Specials · Recipes

Individual Pumpkin Cheesecakes

Some of my favorite recipes are those that I concocted when I was first getting into cooking/baking in college. I always tried one recipe and wasn’t sold on it, so I would combine it’s features with another recipe’s ingredients and find the perfect balance between them to make one ultimate version. No doubt, my favorite… Continue reading Individual Pumpkin Cheesecakes