Dark Chocolate Orange Cream Pie

I love the flavor combination of dark chocolate and orange, especially as they pair in this creamy, a tad on the decadent side, pie. I’ve made it using an Oreo

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Nutella Hazelnut Tart

It’s love at first bite for this chocolatey Nutella Hazelnut Tart. Nutella, as you may be aware, is a rich blend of cocoa, milk and hazelnuts. Combine that with a

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Dark Chocolate Madeleines with Dark Chocolate-Orange Ganache

So I have this love affair with dark chocolate. Really dark chocolate. And I tend to “acquire” lots of it with the intentions of using plans it right away. Only

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ELVIS IS ALIVE! and The King’s Pound Cake

What’s your favorite Elvis story? I can vividly remember his appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show (oh boy, does that ever date me). You see, the Ed Sullivan Show appeared

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Tart Lemon Bread

I am such a lemon lover. It seems I migrate toward just about anything savory or sweet having a lemony taste. I got such a hankering this morning which I

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Intensely Dark Chocolate Peppermint Brownies

You may have gathered by now that I am a dark chocolate and peppermint freak  lover. I mean I am on a constant quest for ways to combine those two

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Super Easy Dark Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

So recently I needed a sweet treat to add to a basket of make-ahead soup mixes I was packaging as a gift for a young single mom. I wanted to

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Petit Jean Meats Favorites for THV11

This week’s THV11 This Morning segment focuses on one of my favorite Arkansas producers, Petit Jean Meats. In business since 1922, this family-owned business, produces the finest traditional Arkansas flavor

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Kids in the Kitchen: Halloween Treats

  I love, love “playing” with kids the kitchen, especially Perfect Boy and Perfect Girl, of course. I just don’t get to do it often enough now that their social

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Strawberries with Lemon Curd

I’ve always been partial to lemon. In fact, I’m rather obsessed with it if I’m being completely honest. The tarter, the better in most cases. And I’ll also go on

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