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!

Cranberry Orange Cinnamon Rolls Cooking View
Cranberry Orange Cinnamon Rolls

The Christmas holiday is rapidly approaching.  Are you ready?  I’m honestly a bit nervous about how our first Christmas without Dad will be.  I know it’s going to be hard, … Read More

Peppermint Bark Cookies Cooking View
Peppermint Bark Cookies

Back when I first started making holiday treats and handing them out, peppermint bark was one of my favorite gifting options.  It was simple to make, took very little time, … Read More

Lighter Chicken and Dumplings (with a side of Review and Giveaway) Cooking View
Lighter Chicken and Dumplings (with a side of Review and Giveaway)

If you have read my blog for any length of time, I don’t need to tell you how much I adore Cook’s Illustrated and the various publications from the good … Read More

Baking Up Holiday Cheer
Baking Up Holiday Cheer

For the past several years I have enjoyed the tradition of baking and packaging various homemade treats for friends, family, and coworkers.  This year I didn’t have quite as much … Read More

Peanut Butter Fudge Cooking View
Peanut Butter Fudge

Do you think there is a group around the holidays such as fudge-aholics anonymous?  Because I need it.  Maybe I will be the founding member.  The leftover fudge from our … Read More

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