Shamrock Pudding

shamrock pudding

Shamrock Pudding is the perfect side dish or dessert for any meal. It’s full of marshmallows, pineapple, cool whip and pistachio pudding. *Originally published on March 11, 2012. It was one of my very first recipes ever posted. I thought it was time to update the photos. In honor of St. Patrick’s Day I made […]

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7 Recipes For Leftover Turkey

7 recipes for leftover turkey - confessions of a cooking diva

Happy Day After Thanksgiving! Are you out shopping? We are not. We are at home binge watching Stranger Things and hanging with the puppy. Today I wanted to share 7 of my recipes that use chicken, but can be substituted with turkey. In any of these recipes you can add the cooked turkey in place […]

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No-Knead Artisan Bread

No-Knead Artisan Bread

No-Knead Artisan Bread is a crusty bread that is baked in a Dutch oven. This is the perfect bread for those who don’t want or like to knead bread. My husband is a bread lover especially crusty bread that is very soft inside and this bread fits the bill. The best part for me is […]

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M&M Cheesecake Cookie Bars

M&M Cheesecake Cookie Bars - confessions of a cooking diva

M&M Cheesecake Cookie Bars are the perfect treat. Can you believe I’ve never had a cookie bar until I made these?! I don’t know why it took me so long to try them, but I won’t make that mistake again. These are fabulous. I love the cream cheese mixture sandwiched between two layers of cookie […]

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Classic Deviled Eggs #SundaySupper

classic deviled eggs- confessions of a cooking diva

Classic Deviled Eggs full of creamy decadence. These are perfect for Easter, brunch, parties or anytime of day. This week’s Sunday Supper Movement theme was Egg-tastic, all about the egg. It was hard to decide what to make, there are so many ways one can go. I decided since Easter is only a week away […]

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Strawberry Poke Cake

  Strawberry Poke Cake an easy and delicious cake that people will think you slaved for hours over. I love Strawberries, don’t you? I’m always on the search for a fantastic strawberry dessert and this one fits the bill. This year while planning our family Easter dinner I decided I needed to include a strawberry dessert […]

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Egg Salad Sandwich

Next to a tuna melt, egg salad is my favorite sandwich. I especially love this egg salad mixture. I’ve been making it for years and never get tired of it. It’s very simple but packed with flavor. The mix of Miracle Whip ( I prefer that over mayonnaise) with the Dijon mustard is delicious.  Last […]

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Lemon Mousse

I found this recipe on the Something Swanky site and it’s an absolute favorite in our house. I love dessert, but I am not a big dessert maker. I would much rather cook a pot roast than cookies, so this is perfect for me. I’ve made several different versions of this mousse, which I will […]

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