Triple Chocolate Brownie Mix Crackle Cookies

Triple Chocolate Brownie Mix Crackle Cookies - Lady Behind The Curtain

Triple Chocolate Brownie Mix Crackle Cookies: A chewy cookie with intense chocolate flavor that will knock your socks off! I made these cookies with a brownie mix, plus a few added ingredients and ended up with a delicious chewy chocolate cookie.  The sugar coating (crackle) adds the perfect amount of sweetness to these cookies.  My husband had an unexpected business meeting.  Since he was heading it up I wanted him to take something sweet for everyone to enjoy.  All I could find was a brownie mix.  That’s how these cookies were created!  Do you ever do that?  Go through your … Continue reading

Best of the Weekend #98


It’s that time again!  My favorite time of the week when I get to party with some of the most creative people!  Thanks so much for stopping by BEST OF THE WEEKEND!  I always have so much fun looking at all your wonderful creations! WELCOME BACK TO BEST OF THE WEEKEND!  ♥ MEET YOUR HOSTESSES: Deb from Cooking on the Front Burner | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Google+ | Instagram Lisa from Cooking with Curls | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Google+ | Instagram Ginnie from Hello Little Home | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest | Google+ | … Continue reading

Neapolitan Parfaits

Neapolitan Parfaits - Lady Behind The Curtain

These Neapolitan Parfaits have all the classic neapolitan flavors you love but with yogurt.  I made these for my church’s Easter brunch.  I have been organizing and making the food for the brunch since 2007.  Every year I try to bring something new to the table.  This year I decided to make these Neapolitan Parfaits.  I am so glad I did.  These also make a great mid afternoon or after school snack. These parfaits are so much fun to look at and even better to eat.  The first issue I had to address was chocolate yogurt.  It may be out … Continue reading

Fried Chicken Biscuit Sandwiches

Fried Chicken Biscuit Sandwiches - Lady Behind The Curtain

Wondering what to do with your leftover fried chicken?  Fried Chicken Biscuit Sandwiches is the answer!  These sandwiches start with a fluffy Buttermilk Biscuit topped with a crispy flavorful piece of fried chicken and then (I can’t even get over this) Fried Chicken Country Gravy!  Yep, I KNOW!  Ridiculous! I love that something so simple can be so delicious!  These Fried Chicken Biscuit Sandwiches are not just great for leftovers but totally awesome for a breakfast buffet or brunch.  ANOTHER OPTION:  Skip the gravy and drizzle on some honey.  I love a savory sandwich with a little bit of sweet … Continue reading

Buttermilk Biscuits

Buttermilk Biscuits - Lady Behind The Curtain

These tender Buttermilk Biscuits are beautiful to look as for sure.  But drizzle on some Fried Chicken Country Gravy and you have a masterpiece!  Biscuits and Gravy happens to be my number one favorite breakfast. I love the versatility of biscuits.  Alone they are fabulous but add some blackberry jelly and a slab of country ham and you have a wonderful snack.  The next best thing to biscuits and gravy is Fried Chicken Sandwiches!  You have got to try those.  They start with Buttermilk Biscuits, a piece of fried chicken and…..Fried Chicken Country Gravy!  Oh YES!  That is a breakfast … Continue reading

Fried Chicken Country Gravy

Fried Chicken Country Gravy - Lady Behind The Curtain

This may sound weird but eating Fried Chicken Country Gravy with a pile of Buttermilk Biscuits is my happy place.  Have you ever thought of making gravy from your fried chicken drippings?  You can and it’s the BEST ever!  Make Fried Chicken Biscuit Sandwiches by making my Buttermilk Biscuits, frying some chicken breasts and drizzling some of this Fried Chicken Country Gravy over it.  Perfect for a breakfast brunch, a snack or even dinner! Making the perfect gravy is super easy.  The most important step is browning the flour.  Sprinkle the flour over the surface of the bubbling chicken drippings.  … Continue reading