It doesn't get much simpler, more delicious, or more comforting than this classic Apple Crisp! - Bake or Break

Apple Crisp

The arrival of apple season means that this Apple Crisp will get made at least a few times around here. It’s so simple to...

Classic Pecan Pie is so simple to make and such a pleasure to eat! - Bake or Break

Pecan Pie

Now, I know that very recently I made smaller versions of this, but in my defense I had no choice but to make a...

Italian Cream Cake

One of my co-workers asked me to make this cake for her Thanksgiving dinner, so I thought I might as well make one for...

Mini Pecan Pies

Yes, more pecans. But, it is pecan season after all. I made these as a little anniversary treat for Quinn. (We celebrated 6 lovely...

Pecan Muffins

I woke up earlier than usual this morning and decided to take advantage of the extra time by whipping up something for breakfast. I...

Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecake

Another birthday, another cheesecake. For my brother-in-law Jim’s birthday, I scoured countless recipes until I happened upon this recipe involving one of his favorite...

Butter Pecan Turtle Bars have so many delicious layers - shortbread, caramel, pecans, and chocolate. 100% irresistible! - Bake or Break

Butter Pecan Turtle Bars

I first shared this recipe for Butter Pecan Turtle Bars with you way back in 2006. As of July 2017, I’ve updated both the...

This simple Cinnamon Swirl Bread is perfect for breakfast, a coffee break, or even dessert! - Bake or Break

Cinnamon Swirl Bread

I’ve long had a love of baking quick breads. I love their simplicity and versatility, not to mention that they make great homemade gifts....

Hazelnut Chocolate Chip Cookies

I haven’t been in much of a baking mood lately. I’m not really sure why, but I just haven’t. I’ve been trying to talk...

Mix Review:  Barefoot Contessa Outrageous Brownies

Mix Review: Barefoot Contessa Outrageous Brownies

I picked up a box of Ina’s brownie mix during our recent travels. I had been wanting to try out a brownie mix for...