Caramelized onion and asparagus strata

caramelized onion asparagus egg strata recipe

Make-ahead cheesy casserole, this caramelized onion and asparagus strata is a crowd pleaser. It takes very little time to put together and you most likely have all the ingredients on hand Finally the spring has arrived! Although we still get some rain showers, I’m so happy to see flowers blooming in my front yard! I’m… 

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Chocolate coconut cake

chocolate coconut cake recipe

All the flavors of the lamingtons in an easy one-bowl chocolate coconut cake. This cake takes less than 5 minutes of prep time, no mixer needed! My mom was an amazing home cook and bakers. With three kids she still found the time to make dinner from scratch every night and always have a sweet… 

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Peanut butter chocolate cupcakes

peanut butter chocolate cupcakes recipe

Soft and tender peanut butter chocolate cupcakes bursting with peanut butter flavor and topped with a velvety chocolate frosting and peanut butter icing My name is Roxana and I’m a cookbook addict. I have like a gazillion 200 cookbooks. There are cookbooks in my kitchen, in my office, in the living room, in the bedroom…. 

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Sticky chocolate monkey bread (made from scratch)

homemade sticky chocolate filled monkey bread recipe

With a oozing chocolate and caramel surprise inside, this sticky monkey bread is made completely from scratch. You’ll never go back to using canned dough after trying this recipe. There’s something irresistible about a ooye gooey treat. No matter how hard I try to resist it, my will power is non-existent. Add to that some… 

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Lightened up loaded potato and cheese frittata

loaded potato and cheese frittata recipe

All my favorite baked potato fixings in this quick and easy baked potato and cheese frittata, now with half the calories!Potato, cheese and eggs may not seem like a light meal for some of your, but with few substitutions you can enjoy it without feeling guilty! If I had to pick one savory meal to… 

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1 hour dinner bread

1 hour dinner bread recipe

Still scared of making your own bread? No worries! With this easy 1 hour  start to finish dinner bread you can enjoy a warm-out-of-the-oven bread anytime you want. Some may say breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but in our house dinner is the most important meal of the day. It’s the time… 

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Iced gingerbread cookies

iced gingerbread cookies recipe

Soft gingerbread cookies with a touch of molasses and the wonderful flavors of ground ginger and cloves covered in a brown sugar molasses icing and gingerbread men sprinkles Christmas is fast approaching and with it more and more cookies are being baked. I mentioned yesterday I love giving away cookies and other sweet treats to… 

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Fudge filled irresistible peanut butter cookies

fudge filled irresistible peanut butter cookies

Not your typical peanut butter cookies. There fudge filled cookies are soft and chewy with satisfying peanut butter taste to fix your cravings.  This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Cooking Light, Real Simple, and Sunset Magazines, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #SafewayHoliday… 

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Pumpkin pie panna cotta tart

Pumpkin panna cotta tart recipe 4

A fall inspired make-ahead dessert, pumpkin pie panna cotta got an elegant twist. Let to rest in an oatmeal brown sugar crust, this panna cotta tart is a light, silky finish to your Thanksgiving meal.  When I think of fall, apples and pumpkin come first to mind. Especially pumpkin pie. It’s been a family tradition… 

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Chocolate chip cinnamon coffee cake

Chocolate Chip Cinnamon Cake recipe 4

Tender and moist, this cinnamon coffee cake is boosting with flavor from both the addition of ground cinnamon to the cake and the cinnamon sugar and chocolate chips used as a crunchy topping.  One of my favorite stores to shop at is Home Goods/Marshalls. I absolutely love browsing through the home isles and look for… 

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