Being at home definitely has its perks. There’s the free food, the parents to make fun of…aaaaand the awesome kitchen gadgets! We’ve got a standing mixer (be still my heart), a huge cuisinart (it works like a DREAM), a cookie press (adorable and retro), a Canon SLR (note the new and improved photos!!!!!!!!!!1), and a […]Read more "Camels, Christmas Trees, and Wreaths! Oh my!: Holiday Spritz Cookies"
I was inspired to make bread pudding after having an experience that I’m sure many of you can relate to. You land yourself some nice bread and for a few days you eat it at every possible moment. It’s fresh, it’s chewy, it’s delicious, you love it. Then a couple days or so go by. […]Read more "Thrifty Thinking: Bread Pudding"
So I gave being healthy a shot. I really did. I made that soup and it was super awesome. I thought about working out and even watched some hockey (not by choice) this week. But there are so many temptations! I am still eating the soup leftovers and I generally have a pretty healthy diet with […]Read more "I’m Usually More Into Brunettes: Chocolate, Coconut, and Walnut Blondies"
Its that time of year again! The leaves are turning, there are little kids and college students running around everywhere in costumes, and it rained all week. It gets dark by 6 and it is so cold and wet outside that all I want to do is curl up with a blanket and my books/needlepoint/the […]Read more "It’s Halloween! Pumpkin Carrot Muffins"
Well, I feel like we’re in the point in our relationship where I can reveal to you that not everything I make turns out wonderful and lovely. Sure it tastes good but man it can get uuuuuugly. Its sad but thats what happens when you’re not a food network star and/or a food stylist(best profession […]Read more "It’s Not Always Pretty: Yogurt Loaf and Minced Beef Over Rice"