Homemade Pizza Dough + Savory & Sweet Toppings

Pizza is a family favorite at the Pearls + Girls household on Friday nights.  The girls prefer a simple, crispy pizza smothered in mozzarella and parmesan, while Mr. Pearls + Girls and myself prefer something a bit more exotic. Ok, cheese pizza is not REALLY exotic, but when the wind chill is below zero, I’m not inclined to […]

Chocolate + Peanut Butter Chess Pie

Hooray!  It’s National Pie Day!  I baked you a pie! 😀 Seriously, when I sat down to choose a pie recipe to share today, I had about 15 recipes spinning around in my head:  fruit, cream, no bake, chocolate, etc. My brain was filled to the brim with crumbly crusts and creamy, sweet fillings.  So what’s […]

Chocolate Tiramisu

Hooray!  Four states and over 2,000 miles later, the rolls FINALLY arrived at my friend’s doorstep!  Of course, after an 11 day journey they are no longer edible… 🙁  What am I talking about?  Catch up on your reading and you’ll find out! When it came time to choose a recipe to represent the last leg of the […]

Mini Red Velvet Whoopie Pies + Ganache ‘Surprise’

By now the rolls are sufficently stale, but slowly working their way back towards Northeast Ohio via Northwest Pennsylvania.  I had never heard of Warnersville, Pennsylvania, but after googling it, I found out it’s a suburb of Pittsburgh.  If you are wondering what the heck I’m talking about, you haven’t been following this blog series, […]

Elvis Presley’s Favorite Whipping Cream Pound Cake

Where Will These Rolls Take Me Today?  I’m not going to hash out my disappointment again, you can read about it in the Iowa post if you are interested.  The point is, it’s day six in the pecan cinnamon roll’s journey across the Midwest from Columbus, Ohio to Des Moines, Iowa and finally, to Memphis, Tennessee. You can’t mention Memphis, Tennessee without […]