Chocolate Covered Bourbon Caramels

I know you are looking at this picture and thinking…I must have one of these caramels. I must. But first, you need to know the backstory.  I like a good backstory, don’t you? So let’s just dive right in, shall we? Chocolate Covered Caramels are waiting. Several years ago (well, about SEVEN years ago), I […]

Candy and Caramel Apple Pie

A few years ago, when I was a brand new food blogger, I was a member of Tuesdays With Dorie.  That was a group of bloggers that bonded every week over Dorie Greenspan’s Cookbook – Baking:From My Home to Yours.  We would all tackle the exact same recipe each week, and then on Tuesday, unveil […]

Salted Caramel Banana Pudding Cheesecake Flambé

Ready to ring in the New Year? Why not ring it in with delicious style? Salted Caramel Banana Pudding Cheesecake Flambé is exactly the kind of recipe that would make that a reality. While your average cheesecake is certainly decadent, and banana pudding resonates comfort and flavor, the combination of the two with an intense […]

Chocolate Covered Candied Bacon Caramels

Guess what this recipe is NOT? Healthy. Nope, not even a little. Chocolate Covered Candied Bacon Caramels aren’t remotely healthy, but they are entirely delicious.  soft. Creamy. Chewy and gooey and salty and sweet.  They are the perfect holiday indulgence…or weekday treat.  Or breakfast, because hello? Bacon? It counts.  Whatever you wish, they are.  They […]

Caramel Filled Brownie Cookies

Have you ever made brownies into cookies? I have.  A lot.  While I LOVE brownies – I truly do – sometimes I just want a cookie, and a deep, dark, chocolaty cookie is what I’m after.  These Caramel Filled Brownie Cookies fit that bill. So how do you make brownies into cookies? Simple.  You make […]

Thanksgiving Desserts

I’m freakishly busy. So busy, in fact, I can’t even make you a dessert. But…worry not, I’ve made LOTS of desserts, and therefore I have LOTS of desserts that will make your Thanksgiving dinner delicious. Truth. Let’s start with this Candy Apple Pie. I’ve shared it here several times, and with good reason…it’s incredible.  A […]

Buttermilk Waffles with Caramel Apple and Raisin Sauce

I love caramel apples.  I hate how messy they make my face, as apparently I never fine tuned the art of eating an apple on a stick, but still…totally worth the drippy face. Of course, I love anything caramel, hot, cold, soft, chewy – makes no difference, I want it.  And combined with apples and […]

Keeping it Sweet and Spicy with Captain Morgan

Still with me?  Everyone still awake? I hope so…it’s time to kick this Captain Morgan’s party into high gear. I have a drink and a caramel candy that you’re really going to want to sink your teeth into. Literally. Spike Mendelsohn judging this soiree of mine has sent me into a recipe creating frenzy, especially […]

National Apple Month…Round Up of All Things APPLE!

Were you even aware that October is National Apple Month?  Well, it is.  Of course, it’s also Pasta Month. And Vegetarian Awareness Month. And Pretzel, Pasta, Pork, Dessert, and Seafood Month.  Not sure why everyone piled in there all together, considering there are oh, 11 other months, but, who am I to judge?  I’m just […]