A few months ago, I visited my oldest and dearest friend in my hometown. We sat in her kitchen, laughing over ridiculous photos of us as very sassy 14-year-olds, listened to music, and just talked for hours. While I was there, she and I went to the store to pick up some things to make … More Pineapple Upside Down Cake.
Well, hello friends! Happy summer! I know the last thing we want to think about when it’s hot outside is turning our oven on, but trust me… these cookie bars are WORTH. IT. My husband hosts a monthly game night at our house for he and his friends to enjoy some RPG awesomeness, which always … More Chocolate and Peanut Butter Chip Cookie Bars.
Hello, friends! Happy Wednesday to you! I hope you’re enjoying some good weather wherever you are. We’ve had quite a bit of rain here in Indiana. I just got home from walking my dogs and I had to towel them both off since they have a serious affinity for getting dirty (Do your dogs love to … More Oatmeal Banana Bread.
Confession: finding a breakfast recipe that works for every person in this house is a bit of a puzzle. We all have different tastes and likes and dislikes, and sometimes, finding something to make for breakfast that pleases everyone seems downright impossible. Enter these muffins: BOOM. SO DELICIOUS! I make them with baking mix (Bisquick or the … More Super Simple Chocolate Chip Muffins.
Hello friends! Hope you had a lovely weekend and your week is going well so far. This past weekend was nice and relaxing — and Sunday brought some big, fat, fluffy snowflakes that made my inner Lorelei Gilmore jump for joy. The snow made me start thinking about treats to make for friends and family … More Holiday Gift Ideas (The Edible Kind).
Hello friends and happy Monday to you! Fall is finally in full swing around here, and I have to say, it’s my absolute favorite season in the midwest. The many trees’ leaves are changing colors — from green to gold, orange, and red. The temperature drops as well as the humidity (which my hair gladly welcomes… but my skin, … More Fall Recipe Roundup.
Last year, my future sister-in-law requested a specific type of cake for her birthday. S: “What kind of cake does she want?” D: “Umm… choco-choco-choco chip… with chocolate.” S: “Ahhh… a girl after my own heart.” D: “I have an idea…” (insert light bulb here) For those of you who have seen the movie … More Chocolate Wasted Cake.