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Rosemary Italian Bread

Rosemary Italian Bread

There is nothing better than fresh herbs.  They make your garden look great, they smell great, and it goes without saying they’re great in cooking.  My husband recently came home with an amazing rosemary plant to add to our herb collection.  We have not had a rosemary plant before so I had to do a … Continue reading

Tomato Basil Chicken

Tomato Basil Chicken

I stumbled across this amazing chicken dish on Pinterest.  When I say amazing I mean lick the plate and have thirds kind of amazing.  I made a couple of adaptions to the chicken but this beautiful summertime sauce originally came from Menu Musings.   This dish embodies summer with bright red cherry tomatoes and fresh basil.  I … Continue reading

Memorial Day Dessert

Memorial Day Dessert

I’ve recently been on a dessert kick — chocolate covered oreos, macarons, cupcakes, and now yesterday’s adventure of chocolate cake covered in patriotic colors for Memorial Day.  The cake recipe really isn’t the highlight of this post, but instead the icing technique I used.  Using red, white and blue buttercream icing I tried out the … Continue reading

Chocolate & Butterscotch Chip Cream Cheese Bars

Chocolate & Butterscotch Chip Cream Cheese Bars

I love cooking and Pinterest is my new favorite website.  I can sit for an hour skimming recipes on Pinterest and saving them on my various boards — “Recipes to Try”, “Total Keeper Recipes”, “In the Wee Hours of the Morning”, etc. For a home cook and mom of four kids it’s an excellent organization … Continue reading