My hope is to inspire you to be fearless in the kitchen, to try new things, to take the time to make things the homemade way and most importantly, to have fun doing it!

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Pie Cooking View
Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Pie

It’s one of the best days of March…of the year, really.  It’s Pi Day!  Oh yeah, oh yeah.  Choosing a perfect dessert to celebrate the occasion is a task that … Read More

Quinoa Pilaf with Chipotle, Queso Fresco and Lime Cooking View
Quinoa Pilaf with Chipotle, Queso Fresco and Lime

I’m half beginning to wonder if I should rename my blog something about quinoa and desserts.  We used to eat quinoa about once a week but lately it makes it … Read More

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Layer Cake Cooking View
Chocolate Covered Strawberry Layer Cake

It had been too long since I last baked a layer cake.  Clearly, it was time.  My brother’s wonderful girlfriend celebrated a birthday last week  and I couldn’t resist baking … Read More

reader love
reader love
Reader Love

Welcome to the latest installment of Reader Love!  I have been so enjoying seeing all your photos of my recipes.  It never gets old!  (Want your photos to be included? … Read More

Jalapeño Cheddar Biscuits with Salsa, Avocado and Eggs Cooking View
Jalapeño Cheddar Biscuits with Salsa, Avocado and Eggs
Annie's Original

For the most parts, breakfast food around our house is a healthy affair.  Oatmeal every which way, a green smoothie every single day, whole grain pancakes with fruit, etc.  For the … Read More

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