Tag Archives: pecans

Recipe: Chocolate Chip Pecan Pie

Thanksgiving always reminds me how much I love pecan pie and this year was no different – except that my sister had bought a chocolate pecan pie so good it made me wonder why I hadn’t made one before. It’s … Continue reading

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Recipe: Pecan, Coconut, and Chocolate Chip Blondies

Now is the time of year where I want to start baking again. I can’t stand to turn on my oven in the summer so baking (and, let’s be real, any involved cooking) goes right out the window for 3-4 … Continue reading

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Recipe: The Most Magnificent Carrot Layer Cake

I make carrot cake once a year for John’s birthday. Every year I research for weeks to try and find the best possible recipe for his precious birthday treat. This year I happened to catch America’s Test Kitchen’s Great American Classics … Continue reading

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Recipe: Classic Pecan Pie

You know I detest corn syrup in my recipes. However, instead of avoiding the recipes I like that use it, I try find a way around it. For example, I really wanted to make pecan pie, from scratch, for Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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Recipe: Homemade Pancakes with Apples, Pecans, and Butterscotch Sauce

Despite wanting to find some new and unique ways to use our apple bounty, I also did want to try a few classic applications – pancakes being one of them. I thought about the many ways I could incorporate the … Continue reading

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Recipe: Monster Cookies

I bookmarked this Pioneer Woman cookie recipe a couple months back. Not sure why they are called Monster Cookies though. I love a “kitchen sink” recipe and this is a great one, for cookies no less! I followed it pretty … Continue reading

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Recipe: Chocolate Ricotta Pie with Pecan Crust

What could be more Thanksgiving than pie? Pie with a handmade crust, no less! I saw Giada make this last weekend and needed to try it. It looked creamy, chocolately, and holiday-like. Plus, the ricotta intrigued me greatly. The full … Continue reading

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