The healthy streak has continued in our house this week and we are celebrating with a great big dose of winter citrus. Kevin gifted me a beautiful tart pan two years ago for Christmas, and I somehow managed to never use it. I don’t know what happened. I am going to blame moving a few … Continue reading Bright Lemon Tart
Happy New Year! So sorry for the long break from posting recipes here on the blog. Our family has been struck with the “first full year of school immune system boost” aka we have been so sick since Thanksgiving that not much has been getting accomplished. This is our first full week of health in … Continue reading Welcome Back Muffins
Anyone who knows me will know that it is no surprise but I have been claiming responsibility for family’s holiday desserts for quite a while. In fact, I’m pretty sure I convinced my mom that I could be responsible for some of them starting in middle school. By high school I was taking over most … Continue reading Bourbon Pecan Pie- no need to say anymore
This recipe is P-E-R-F-E-C-T for Friendsgiving, or Thanksgiving. Friendsgiving always seems like the right time to try something new. Especially something that is easy to make and easy to share with all your friends. This pumpkin twist recipe is the one for you! *A little bit of back story on this blog post- this is … Continue reading Are you looking for the perfect Friendsgiving Treat?
I’m not proud to admit this but, if it was possible to eat a soft pretzel for every meal of every day – I would do it! There is a place in St. Louis by my parent’s house called Pretzel Boyz and I will find any excuse to stop there when I am in town. … Continue reading Pretzels and beer are match made in soft pretzel heaven
As autumn rolled in last week I was inspired to make a sweet recipe. I really wanted to make an easy pumpkin bread. I realized that my last few posts have all been savory so I thought it was time for a sweet recipe. I began looking through recipes and realized that I wouldn’t feed … Continue reading Is pumpkin bread healthy?
This past weekend we had our first visitor to our new house – my sweet sister Andrea. It was so wonderful to have her in Chicago! I wanted to have a cheese and charcuterie board ready for her when she came since it is one of her and Kevin’s favorite things to share. I had … Continue reading Braided Cheesy Brioche with Thyme