The Best Texas Chocolate Sheet Cake

Imma ’bout to show you how to make the BEST Texas Chocolate Sheet Cake. Y’all know OMT! loves her cake. Y’all! Since I had a hankerin’ (Texas-to-the-rest-of-y’all translation: a powerful neeeed) for something cakey, I went looking for a recipe and found this oldie but YUMMY: Texas Chocolate Sheet Cake. I know Texans like to […]

Beer Bread Yumminess

Need THE BEST quick no-knead beer bread recipe? I gots ya covered! Take a look at this gorgeous specimen: OMT! loves her some bready carbs, as I’m sure you do – otherwise you wouldn’t have popped in – and this fast bread recipe will satisfy your cravings in about an hour. Bread Bread Bread! Carbs […]

Manhattan Cheesecake

Manhattan. Cheesecake. I think I should throw the mic down now and just walk away. Nice and easy. ‘Nuf said. Aw, you know I could never leave you hanging. Your mouth is watering, your eyes are searching, you want a slice RIGHT NOW! This Manhattan Cheesecake recipe has never disappointed one soul who was lucky […]

How To Have More Fun Than a Caramel Apple.

Caramel apples are fun in theory, right? The Bad: There’s the weird angled biting, or more accurately – trying desperately to grab a bite. There’s the super glue melding together of teeth that can seriously pull out a crown. There’s the disappointment of the less-than-stellar apple. The Good: Caramel and apples are deliciously addictive, so […]

How To: Easy No-Spatter Bacon Makin’

This OMT how-to is the easiest you’ll ever read here, unless I tell y’all to forget about the recipe and order out. The first time I made bacon, crispy-crunchy-bacon straight from the oven, I couldn’t stop telling folks about this life-changer (kinda like the life-changing steaming hard boiled eggs post). Weirdly, I forgot to write […]

Spanish Rice Done Right!

Oh, momma. Look at that drool-worthy pan of Spanish Rice! Let me tell you, it’s as addictive as it is purdy. Not to mention, easy to make! It’s Spanish Rice done right!   I make this dish a couple of times a year. I make it when I need comfort food (Tex-Mex is my love […]

All-Year-Long Pumpkin Bread

When Boy tells me he has eaten the “best” anything, I want the recipe. Gimme! So it went with this Pumpkin Bread recipe. A few years back he ate it, loved it, shared it, then we followed suit and now you get to enjoy it too. (you’ll also love our Banana Bread recipe!) While we […]

Best, Yes, BEST, Chocolate Cake You’ll Ever Eat

We love a great cake in our house.  Hell, let’s be completely honest, we simply love c-a-k-e in this house, sometimes the crazier, the better. But, we’re madly, deeply, crazily in love with this chocolate cake.  Yep, I’m willing to put this baby up against any other chocolate cake you’ve fallen in love with.  It’s […]

Two Ingredient Bisquick Knock-Off Biscuits

As a true Southern gal, I love me some mile-high fluffy biscuits. Ain’t nothing much better than homemade biscuits smothered in sausage and gravy. My stomach is grumbling just thinking about it. Yum. My go-to recipe is the one linked above. Sure it takes a bit of time, but oh, momma, they are worth it. […]

Scottish Shortbread Love

In the realm of all thangs cookie-like, shortbread is my fav. I could eat shortbread, in any form, every day. NomNomNom. Isn’t it beautiful? Almost (heh-heh *almost*) too beautiful to eat. While Garry prefers traditional shortbread, I also enjoy this Dark Chocolate Shortbread, which I think makes an excellent gift for any occasion, at any […]