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!

Oatmeal Cream Pies Cooking View
Oatmeal Cream Pies

Throughout my childhood, our pantry had a near constant supply of various boxed snack cakes.  Dad did an incredible job cooking for us practically every single night, but when it … Read More

roasted red pepper pasta with kale & feta Cooking View
roasted red pepper pasta with kale & feta

When I first began learning to cook, back in my college apartment with a couple of random cookbooks and a few recipes printed from the interwebs, I was aaaallll about … Read More

Poblano Jack Beer Bread Cooking View
Poblano Jack Beer Bread
Annie's Original

Soup, stew or chili or some kind is on our menu at least once weekly from the months of October through March.  As much as I wish soup weren’t March-appropriate … Read More

Banana Scones with Browned Butter Glaze Cooking View
Banana Scones with Browned Butter Glaze

I’m giving you this recipe just before the weekend for a reason.  I think it’s important to start the weekend out with a lovely kind of breakfast, and these banana … Read More

Let’s Do Lunch: Quinoa Salad with Roasted Tomatoes, Broccoli and Feta Cooking View
Let’s Do Lunch: Quinoa Salad with Roasted Tomatoes, Broccoli and Feta

Most of the time I have no problem eating a healthy diet.  But, I’m still human, and some days I come home exhausted wanting only grilled cheese-mac and cheese-cheese pizza-cheese … Read More

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