Food

Yummy & Easy No Bake Lemon Pie

My family loves citrus desserts–especially citrus desserts that can be whipped up without a substantial amount of effort. This easy, no-bake lemon pie is the perfect addition to our recipe arsenal: easy to put together, fantastic served cold, and a great combination of creamy flavors. While this recipe will need to be created well before …

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No-Bake, Sugar Free, Strawberry Cheesecake (Diabetic-Friendly )

Strawberry Cheesecake

Everyone deserves a little something sweet in their lives, especially on special occasions. Sometimes, it’s difficult to find a diabetic-friendly recipe: one that is low in sugar and will fit the needs of someone who struggles to maintain their blood sugar. Enter this diabetic-friendly, no-bake, sugar-free, strawberry cheesecake. Let’s break that down for just a …

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Old Fashioned Banana Cream Pie

Old Fashioned Banana Cream Pie

Banana cream pie: it’s a cool, refreshing treat that’s appropriate at any time of the year. I’m not fantastic at putting the pie together, but even I can manage this cream-based filling stuffed with bananas at the perfect stage of ripeness. Biting into this pie is much like eating the family-favorite banana pudding, only in …

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Amazing Homemade Vanilla Custard

Homemade Vanilla Custard Recipe

Vanilla custard is a holiday tradition in our family: the perfect addition to the dessert table. In fact, many holidays, a few cookies and a mug of custard are the primary dessert for most of the family! That doesn’t mean, however, that this delicious vanilla custard recipe can only be enjoyed during the holidays. In …

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The Comforting Beef Bourguignon

Beef bourguignon recipe

Do you ever just really, really want comfort food for dinner? Regardless of the time of year, there are times when my family just wants to sit down to a comforting, rich dish, filled with many of our favorite flavors and this amazing beef bourguignon is one of my favorite ways to accomplish that at …

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Emily’s Simple Rolls (Thanksgiving)

Rolls for Dinner

When Thanksgiving rolls around, I usually have more than enough cooking on my plate. With a huge family and multiple meals to attend, not to mention a quiet weekend-after-Thanksgiving celebration with our closest friends and family, the kitchen is usually filled to capacity. That means that what I desperately need when the time comes to …

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Cream Cheese Lemonade Pie; A Cool, Refreshing Dessert for Summer

Cream Cheese Lemonade Pie Recipe

During the summer, there’s nothing like a cold, refreshing glass of lemonade to stave off the heat and bring a smile to your face–unless it’s this amazing cream cheese lemonade pie. I’ll admit it: I’m a dessert snob. If I’m going to eat the calories in a dessert, it had better be something special: a …

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