Heart-Shaped Frittatas

Heart Shaped Frittatas - Ready To Serve

Heart-Shaped Frittatas Recipe Are you looking for a romantic way to celebrate your Valentine’s Day, anniversary, or another special occasion? Why not whip up a batch of these Heart-Shaped Frittatas for that special person in your life – or your entire family! A Frittata is an egg-based Italian dish that tastes similar to a quiche […]

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Chocolate Mint Truffle Torte

Chocolate Mint Torte

Happy WOYWW dear friends! This week – with the holidays just around the corner – I’ve been spending most of my spare time in the kitchen with Prince Charming, testing and perfecting new recipes! For fun, I thought I’d share one of our new recipes with you. The recipe is Fresh Mint Chocolate Truffle Torte. […]

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Flourless Chocolate Torte

Flourless Chocolate Torte by Create With Joy

When you’re in the mood for something sumptuous – when you want to create a romantic ambiance – when you want to combine smooth, rich chocolate with heartfelt romance – surprise your loved one with a decadently delicious heart-shaped Flourless Chocolate Torte! The recipe consists of two parts – the creation of the torte and the glaze. […]

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Guinness Brownies

Guinness Brownies

Are you looking for a moist and chewy brownie with a rich, dark chocolate taste? If so, I invite you to whip up a batch of Guinness Brownies! I normally don’t cook with beer, but this month, I stepped outside of my comfort zone and incorporated this secret ingredient into my recipe as part of […]

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Chocolate Pear Torte

Chocolate Pear Torte with Glazing

Hello friends – welcome to the Get Your Chef On Cooking Challenge, where 26 bloggers (including yours truly) will be sharing recipes featuring a secret ingredient – PEARS! The co-hosts and judges for the contest are Jen from Four Marrs and One Venus and Julie from White Lights On Wednesday. For this challenge, I created […]

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Brownie Bites

Brownie Bites

Are you in the mood for a sweet treat? Try these delicious Brownie Bites! They have a rich, chocolate taste and are perfect for when you want “just a bite” of something scrumptious! Ingredients 8 Squares Unsweetened Baking Chocolate 1 ½ Cups Butter 4 Cups Granulated Sugar 6 Eggs 2 Teaspoons Vanilla 1 ½ Cups […]

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Turkey Noodle Soup

Turkey Noodle Soup at Create WIth Joy

When I think of soup, I think of my Mom. My mother loves soups of all kind – from the healthiest of broths to the heartiest of stews. I have seen her happily order soup in her favorite restaurant on the hottest of summer days! When I learned that TidyMom and Dine and Dish were hosting […]

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Teriyaki Steak Sandwiches

Teriyaki Steak Sandwich - Create With Joy

When you go strolling down the aisles of your local supermarket, is there a favorite brand of bread your family always gravitates towards? For us, it’s King’s Hawaiian Bread. Everyone loves family festivities where Hawaiian Sweet Rolls are served. My mom sends coupons whenever she has extras to spare!! So, I am delighted to share that Amy […]

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Coconut Macadamia Crusted Pork Chops with Pineapple Rum Sauce

Coconut Macadamia Crusted Pork Chops with Risotto

The Kitchen Play National Pork Board Challenge One of my favorite dishes as a child was shake and bake pork chops. It turns out I’m not alone. According to 1000 Americans recently surveyed by The National Pork Board, more and more people are turning to retro dishes as a way of honoring nostalgic memories and returning […]

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Stuffed Pumpkin with Apple & Cinnamon Raisin Bread Pudding

Stuffed Pumpkin with Apple & Cinnamon Raisin Bread Pudding

Stuffed Pumpkin with Apple & Cinnamon Raisin Bread Pudding 2011 Taste Of Home Iron Chef Challenge Bake-Off This September, I was thrilled to win the Red Star Yeast Iron Chef Challenge at A Latte With Ott A with my Chocolate Babka recipe – so, you can imagine my excitement when I was invited to face off in […]

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Pumpkin French Toast Casserole

Pumpkin French Toast Casserole

Pumpkin French Toast Casserole Made With Homemade Pumpkin Babka The Kitchen Play Challenge Are you looking for a mouth-watering recipe to wow your holiday guests? Then prepare yourself for a fabulous treat: Pumpkin French Toast Casserole – which I’ve prepared for Kitchen Play’s November Menu Challenge! Each month, Kitchen Play hosts a Progressive Party that […]

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