Strawberry Basil Biscuits

Strawberry Basil Biscuits

strawberry biscuits

Remember a long time ago and a land far away when I asked for biscuit recipes?

And you held my hand and gently led me down the carbohydrate path.

You told me about White Lily Flour.

And explained that biscuits could be so much more than flour and water and butter.

There were also spices and honey and fruits and toppings.

And I started counting my biscuit recipes….

….and my blessings.Continue reading

Brownie Banana Split Pizza

Brownie Banana Split Pizza


Brownie Banana Split Pizza holiday recipe

When we jumped from the city to the country I had no idea of all the fringe benefits awaiting me.

For example, I live in a county full of bakers.

Good, mouth-watering, melt-in-your-mouth, recipes-passed-down-from-generation-to-generation with extra butter kind of bakers.

The church potluck looks like something out of food network gone wild.

And makes it so hard to remember…..

…..that I really should be eating broccoli. 🙂Continue reading

Fourth of July Dessert Ideas:  Cookie Crumble

Fourth of July Dessert Ideas: Cookie Crumble

If you are stopping by from My Sweet Savannah for the Fourth of July DIY party….welcome! 

I’m so glad you’re here!

fourth of july dessert cookie crumble dessert

This is not just a post about fourth of July dessert ideas full of red and white and blue topped off with blueberries and strawberries….

…it’s really about life handing you lemons.

And turning around and making lemonade.


And in life….when you have big Pinterest plans and you fall flat on your face and your cookie crumbles….

….you pick yourself up….dust yourself off….

….and make dessert.  🙂Continue reading

Strawberry Blueberry White Chocolate Bark

Strawberry Blueberry White Chocolate Bark



It was almost girls gone wild at the Cracker Barrel.

This close.

It was date day and I was sitting across the table from my husband talking about this new dessert I was going to make and trying to get his opinion on navy nail polish and when did navy nail polish become so popular and why everyone is wearing it now and whatever happened to a simple nail polish that is clear or pink or red.


A super important discussion.

And right in the middle of nail talk for the year 2013….I totally noticed how cute he was.Continue reading