A few weeks ago when I was having a giveaway on Instagram for reaching my first 100 followers, I asked for people to give suggestions on the blog for things they would like to see. I can’t wait to keep researching all the ideas to come up with recipes to make from these great suggestions. … Continue reading Your suggestions make my heart so happy!
So the saga of our family move continued this week. The sale of our house closed and we were not able to buy a new house in time. SOO we moved to an apartment by Lake Michigan for a short term rental. Amazingly our parents were able to take the boys for a few days … Continue reading How do you bake cookies when your whole kitchen is packed for a move?
So this was the question that I sent to my fabulous group of friends over our groupMe text…I was a little worried that my bread didn’t turn out correctly. Turns out – it was just right. Irish soda bread is basically a giant biscuit – and it is delicious! I knew I wanted to search … Continue reading Is Irish soda bread supposed just be a giant biscuit?
My oldest son has a super special birthdate. He was born on Leap day and is therefore a leapling! Since his actual birthday only rolls around once every 4 years, we kind of get to pick and choose the day that works best to celebrate his birthday each year. This year we celebrated last weekend … Continue reading Inside Out Cupcakes for the Birthday Boy
This week, when I began thinking about what to make for the blog, I remembered this delicious waffle that I once got from Whole Foods as a special dessert treat for a friend of ours who was moving abroad. The packaging said Belgian Waffle, but it was so different than the typical Belgian Waffle that … Continue reading This waffle is not for breakfast
On my page for ideas and inspiration on this blog has long been chocolate cake. I feel like chocolate cake is an illusive thing. It never seems chocolatey enough, or moist enough, or rich enough. I really, really, want to find that magic recipe…. unfortunately… I don’t think this is the one, but this one … Continue reading Valentine’s Day Calls for Chocolate – Chocolate Cake!
I was so excited a few weeks ago after I shared my soft pretzel recipe on the blog, because I received an e-mail in my inbox from my blog! It was my first email from a reader with an idea that someone wanted to see made on the blog! It was from my sweet sister … Continue reading Someone Shared an Idea with Me!