White Chocolate Cranberry Almond Cookies

Another cookie post? What is this craziness?! I'm still baking away for Christmas and recently made these tasty cookies loaded with cranberries and white chocolate chips. I added some almond extract to the batter for an extra flavor to complement them, which worked out nicely. These are super easy if you need a quick holiday cookie … Continue reading White Chocolate Cranberry Almond Cookies

Black Onyx Chocolate Mint Cookies

Tis the season for cookies! I love this time of year just for the baking alone, as it brings back a lot of fond holiday memories. There was never a shortage of Christmas cookies in our house growing up, so I developed a sweet tooth at a very young age. While I don't bake nearly as … Continue reading Black Onyx Chocolate Mint Cookies

Halloween Nostalgia & Spiderweb Brownies

Can I just say how much I LOVE HALLOWEEN?! I've loved it since I was a kid and have very fond memories of it growing up. My sister and I would go trick-or-treating in our huge neighborhood and fill an entire pillowcase with candy in one night. We went through our costume phases; pink bunnies as … Continue reading Halloween Nostalgia & Spiderweb Brownies

Maple Balsamic Squash & Sprouts

Fall is one of my favorite times of year, especially because it involves hearty foods and flavors. I get so delighted when I first see winter squash in the store each year, as that is a major sign for me that fall has arrived. I bought some delicata squash and Brussels sprouts this past weekend and got inspired to … Continue reading Maple Balsamic Squash & Sprouts

Easy Chocolate Chip Cookies

I looove me some good ol' fashioned chocolate chip cookies. This is a super easy recipe that uses ingredients most people already have in their pantry, so no need to go hunting for anything special at the store. These cookies are soft and cakey, and perfect to have as a little snack after dinner.   … Continue reading Easy Chocolate Chip Cookies

5-Ingredient Breakfast Sandwiches

I love these little breakfast sandwiches! I usually don't have too much time before work to make breakfast, but I manage to make these sandwiches in about 5 minutes. It's well worth it to have a hot and tasty meal to start my day off right. These sandwiches consist of just 5 easy ingredients. I … Continue reading 5-Ingredient Breakfast Sandwiches

Spicy Chocolate Chip Brownies

I really love desserts with a kick, like a spike of bourbon or a punch of tart citrus. In this case, the kick in these chocolate chip brownies comes from chili powder and cinnamon. I had some Mayan Cocoa from the Savory Spice Shop that I needed to use up, and I also wanted to … Continue reading Spicy Chocolate Chip Brownies

Strawberry Banana Almond Bread

  It's been a while since I posted! Things have been busy over the past week in my work and personal life, but I'm hoping to get back into my blogging groove again now. My mom came to visit this past weekend and I made this yummy breakfast bread. Every time I have a visitor … Continue reading Strawberry Banana Almond Bread