Cookie Dough Cheesecake

If you’ve ever been to the Cheesecake Factory, then you know how scrumptious their cheesecake is. Hello – cheesecake is in the name of the restaurant! How could their delectable desserts be anything other than extraordinary? My favorite you ask? … Continue reading

100 Hodgepodge Posts Later…

I really never imagined that one day I’d enjoy blogging as much as I do. It’s a creative outlet I rarely envisioned myself tapping into, but now that I have, I must say, I’m addicted 🙂 More than that, my … Continue reading

Holiday Pumpkin Cheesecake

Two weeks ago, I wanted to dazzle my officemates with a fantastic holiday recipe at our Thanksgiving Luncheon. Unfortunately, I’m not a huge fan of pies. Crazy, I know. Because of my strange pie aversion, my first thought went straight … Continue reading

Glazed Pecans

With the holidays right around the corner, it’s always a good idea to have a quick and easy recipe on hand. This recipe is one of my favorites for several reasons: Sweet (and salty) snack Great as a garnish for … Continue reading

Betty Crocker Mix: Pumpkin Spice Cookies

I’ll be honest, I found this in the commissary in the value aisle. It was only a dollar! ONE dollar! I was feeling festive (did I mention we had a Thanksgiving Luncheon this week at work?) and when I saw … Continue reading

White Wine and Herb Chicken

I feel bad calling this a recipe. Really, it’s just a fantastic marinade I discovered not too long ago in the commissary on base. The marinade is by Weber and honestly, it’s the most full flavor I’ve tasted from such … Continue reading

Walnut Butterscotch Cookies

This recipe came to me as I was collecting ingredients for my white chocolate chip cookies. I reached for a bag of chocolate pieces and it hit me – who doesn’t enjoy a little butterscotch in their life? It’s not … Continue reading

White Chocolate Chip Cookies

Not nearly as classic as a regular chocolate chip cookie, but just as tasty! I refuse to use macadamia nuts because I feel they take away from the chocolatey-ness. And who doesn’t love a little extra deliciousness in every bite? … Continue reading

Raspberry Cheesecake Bars

My first week of blogging, I posted a recipe for the easiest strawberry cheesecake ever (its seriously the most ridiculously simple recipe – you just have to be patient). Last week, I was browsing the internet for semi-healthy cheesecake recipes. … Continue reading