Toasted Coconut and Lime Bars

Remember the other day when I shared my kitchen hack for toasted coconut? It’s done in the microwave. Well, this is the recipe I used toasted coconut in. I’m going to tell you Tall & Handsome is still raving about this recipe. It’s wonderfully easy to make – especially using the kitchen hack for toasted

OMG! Pears

In the spirit of disclosure I feel like I need to tell you I almost dubbed today’s recipe – OMG! Pears – in the Slow Cooker. I’ve had an obsession with my slow cooker lately – so much so that I’ve cooked the handle off the lid and probably need to invest in a new

Oatmeal Scotchies Cookies, by Beverly Hicks Burch

There aren’t many store bought cookies I like, especially Oatmeal Cookies. I guess I’m a homemade cookie kind of gal. And, it just so happens I live with Cookie Monster in the guise of Tall & Handsome. The other day I decided it was time to treat him to a batch of homemade cookies. He’s

Throwback Thursday Recipe – Cocoa Indian Brownie, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Today is a Throwback Thursday recipe. I’ve shared this brownie recipe before because it has a lore in the Hicks family dating back to when I was a young lass and my middle sister, Pam, was a younger lass. We called her the “brownie gobbler” because of the incident. That should be an indication of

Pig Pickin’ Cake, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Today’s recipe carries a strange and exotic name – you may be asking yourself, “what the heck is a Pig Picking’ Cake”!? Well, I can promise you the cake does not use pork as an ingredient in any shape or form – scout’s honor! Legend goes this way: Here in the South there is an

Raspberry Thumbprint Cookies, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Several years ago I first shared this recipe here with my readers at The BamaSteelMagnolia’s Bistro. I’ve picked up new readers along the way and thought it might by a good time to share the recipe again because it’s very fitting for this time of the year. This cookie is known as a thumbprint cookie.

It’s Not Your Mom’s Cherry Cheesecake, by Beverly Hicks Burch

I have a theme going on with this post and the previous one – easy cooking and  easy desserts. Today’s dessert would be great any time – for a pot luck, special guests, a special treat for your family, holiday meals and on a hot summer day, a wonderful cool finisher for your meal. I