baking and breads

German Chocolate Cake

by heidi January 29, 2014
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Sometimes you feel like you’re batting a thousand, and sometimes you just don’t. I’m watching The Biggest Loser as I write this. Well sort of watching, it’s more in my sideline view. Those people are seriously changing their lives. 160 pounds lost and more? I mean wow. They have a team […]

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Meyer Lemon Bars

by heidi December 19, 2013
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Earlier this week I asked my friends on Facebook which holiday recipes they wanted to see (you’re following FoodieCrush right?!!?.) It came to a tie between Meyer Lemon Bars and a slow-cooker Christmas Eve dinner. So I made you both. We’re starting with dessert first, as every meal really should. That slow-cooker […]

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Currant Cookies and a Cookie Cravings eCookbook Flash Sale

by heidi December 5, 2013
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Friendship is a funny thing. You can be the best of friends. Totally inseparable for weeks, months, even years. Then life changes. New friends come into your life, old friends drift away. Often it’s not even a conscious decision, thought or action. It just happens. I was first introduced to […]

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Caramel Apple Pie and a Pioneer Woman Cookbook Giveaway

by heidi November 26, 2013
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In Ree Drummonds’s signature style, The Pioneer Woman Cooks: A Year of Holidays: 140 Step-by-Step Recipes for Simple, Scrumptious Celebrations replicates the recipe style that’s made legions of The Pioneer Woman fans melt with each blog post. Plus it features this recipe for Caramel Apple Pie. Double plus, you can win a copy of The Pioneer […]

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Apple and Cherry Strudel Plus Friday Faves

by heidi November 1, 2013
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My secret to an easy dessert? I start in my grocery store freezer for an Apple and Cherry Strudel that’s every bit as easy to pull together as a traditional homemade pie. Hey, look at that. It’s November 1 and the entertaining season has officially begun! But that doesn’t mean it […]

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