Caramel Crumble Bars

Featuring a layer of gooey caramel filling between a graham cracker crust and a generous crumble topping, these Caramel Crumble Bars make for one tasty dessert!

Featuring a layer of gooey caramel filling between a graham cracker crust and a generous crumble topping, these Caramel Crumble Bars make for one tasty dessert!Ah, now this is my favorite time of the year!  The weather (in theory) should be cooling off soon.  (Well, that is unless you live in the South where cool weather is still 3 months away).  The leaves are just thinking about turning colors.  And college football is back on television.  You guys should know by now that I love my college football!  If it weren’t for those pesky errands that pop up on the weekends, then I’d probably watch college football for 12 hours every Saturday.  Instead, I only manage to get about 8 hours in instead.  Hah…I kid!  (Maybe…)Continue Reading »

Lemon Blueberry Almond Bites

Featuring a blueberry almond crust topped with a light lemon cream,
these Lemon Blueberry Almond Bites make for a great summer dessert!

Featuring a blueberry almond crust topped with a light lemon cream, these Lemon Blueberry Almond Bites make for a great summer dessert! How in the heck is it already mid-August?  Forget June and July.  Where did March go?  I feel like I was just shoveling snow yesterday, and now the temperatures are already starting to think about heading downhill again.  I guess that’s what happens when a Southern boy moves North.  The winters get longer and longer every year.  Ah well, I’m still planning on making the most of the warm summer days that we have left!Continue Reading »

Raspberry Crumble Bread

Loaded with fresh summer raspberries, this Raspberry Crumble Bread can be served for breakfast or dessert…or both!

Loaded with fresh summer raspberries, this Raspberry Crumble Bread can be served for breakfast or dessert...or both!Raspberries are my wife’s favorite berry.  Hands down.  No questions asked.  She goes straight for the raspberries whenever they show up in our fridge.  So when we moved into our house several years back, one of the first things we did was plant several raspberry bushes along the back fence.  We went to a local nursery and did our proper research.  We planted one variety of raspberry that produces fruit in mid-summer and another that fruits in the Fall.  We figured that would lead to having plenty of berries during the warmer months.Continue Reading »

Caramel Chai Pound Cake

Lightly spiced with cinnamon and cardamom, this Caramel Chai Pound Cake is a delicious dessert.  Serve it with a scoop of vanilla ice cream for a tasty summer treat!

Lightly spiced with cinnamon and cardamom, this Caramel Chai Pound Cake is a delicious dessert.  Serve it with a scoop of vanilla ice cream for a tasty summer treat!You guys know that I love sports.  College sports are my favorite, but I’ll honestly sit down and watch almost any sport I can find.  Even golf.  Ok, maybe that’s a stretch.  I put watching golf into the same category as watching pro baseball on tv.  If I want to take a nap, then I turn on golf or pro baseball.  Nap accomplished.Continue Reading »