Daring Bakers Perfect Party Cake

This month's Daring Bakers' challenge was chosen by Morven from Food Art and Random Thoughts. She chose Dorie Greenspan's Perfect Party Cake. The original recipe is a mild lemon flavored white cake with...

Malted-Milk Chocolate Cake

My entry for this month's Master Baker challenge is a recipe I cut out of Cooking Light magazine in 1999. My kids are not crazy about malted-milk balls, so I never made the cake....

Lighter Chicken Parmesan

A lighter Chicken Parmesan recipe. Instead of frying the chicken cutlets in lots of oil, they're baked so they're crispy and cheesy, but also healthy and delicious. Marie of "Proud Italian Cook" and Maryann of...

Sweet Petals Coffee Cake

For my first Master Baker's challenge, I chose to make a recipe from a little cookbook I picked up at the grocery store several years ago called The Best from 50 years of Bake-Off...

I’ve Been Tagged

Tracy from Rah Cha Chow has tagged me for a MEME. This is my very first MEME. Here's the rules: 1. Link to your tagger and post these rules. 2. Share 5 facts about yourself. 3. Tag...

Oatmeal Toffee Cookies

Martha Stewart's Oatmeal Toffee Cookies are my family's favorite cookie. It was Martha's cookie of the year a while back. I'm posting it now for my daughter, who called me recently and got me...

Thai Chicken Burritos

Tonight we tried one of the 2007 Pillsbury Bake-off recipes Thai Chicken Burritos. I thought it was a great recipe. It was easy to make with ingredients I had in my pantry. My husband...