Blackberry Breakfast Cake

Blackberry Breakfast Cake

Last summer I shared a yummy recipe for Raspberry-Lime Buttermilk Breakfast Cake. It’s light and fluffy and just perfect for a laid-back weekend breakfast. I stumbled upon a great sale on blackberries just recently and thought they’d work well, switching out the raspberry/lime for blackberry/lemon to make a blackberry breakfast cake instead. And, oh boy … those plump purple berries did not disappoint. And even though this is a delightful treat intended for a lazy Saturday morning — or a {Read More}

Honey Citrus Glazed Pork Loin

Honey Citrus Glazed Pork Loin

I told you I was crazy for honey right now, didn’t I? Well my obsession has not dwindled. In fact I think I just need to get my own bee colony and become a honey farmer. I am only half joking …….. I had planned on making this pork loin just like one I had seen on Pinterest stuffed with apple slices. But when it came time to cook it …… I just wasn’t in an apple mood. I started {Read More}

Slow Cooker Creamy Mashed Potatoes

Slow Cooker Creamy Mashed Potatoes | Who Needs A Cape?

Alrighty, there’s some comfort food that you just gotta embrace! Mashed potatoes rank up there on my list, what about you? Mashed potatoes have to be light, fluffy, seasoned & buttery in my book. So with that I’ll introduce my Slow Cooker Creamy Mashed Potatoes! None of those hard glue-like masses of starch need to grace my plate, no thank you! I have no problem making a big bowl of mashed potatoes from time to time, most of the time {Read More}

Blogger of the Week #24


This week we’re bringing you Erica from Erica’s Recipes!  Thanks for doing this with us Erica!  LOVE IT! ~ Heather Your Website? When did you start blogging? LOL I had to look it up! Late April 2013 – so I’m coming up on my first blogiversary the 28th! What’s your favorite thing you have published?  I think my favorite thing is the Florida Lobster Gratin published last week. For a couple reasons …first, my mom was visiting and I don’t {Read More}

Lemon Chicken Piccata


Lemon Chicken Piccata is one of those meals that reminds me of when I was little.  I decided to try it at a restaurant when I was around 8 or 9 and my mom tried and tried to change my mind, but I refused.  The first taste was heaven.  The light citrus and the salty bite of the capers were the perfect compliment to the tender chicken.  Now I have to admit, that my kids weren’t having any of the {Read More}