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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Baked Cheesy Sausage Beer Dip

baked cheese sausage and beer dip - confessions of a cooking diva

A great party includes amazing food. My Baked Cheesy Sausage Beer Dip is perfect for any party. Super Bowl is just around the corner and what’s better than a delicious dip to feast on while watching the game?! For me, Super Bowl is all about the food and the entertainment. This Baked Cheesy Sausage Beer […]

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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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Giada’s Lemon Spaghetti

Giada's Lemon Spaghetti - Confessions of a Cooking Diva

Giada’s Lemon Spaghetti is a light and refreshing pasta dish with lots of lemon, cheese and basil. I have heard a lot of good things about Giada’s Lemon Spaghetti over the years (I guess it’s her most popular dish!), but it took me a long time to try it. I love lemon, but my husband […]

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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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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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Strawberry Bruschetta

I shared this yummy bruschetta recipe on Julie’s Eats and Treats site last month, so today I’m sharing it here. Today I am sharing my favorite new recipe for summer, Strawberry Bruschetta. If I could only choose one food to take with me on a deserted island this would be it. It’s a great combination […]

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Bow-Tie Pasta Supreme

Happy Monday! Here’s a fun summer dish for you, or anytime of year. I will admit that I make this pasta salad at least once a month. I love it that much.  It’s also my go-to dish for potlucks. It’s so easy and quick to put together. The best part of this salad is the […]

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