After our son Jake was born we started the tradition of celebrating his half birthday every year. When we reach the halfway point between one birthday and the next, we celebrate with half of a birthday cake. Life can get busy and weeks and months fly by, so this seemed like the perfect way for our … [Read More...]
Let me to introduce you to my new favorite breakfast - Banana Nutella Pancakes. These are divine and easy and not completely bad for you. Yes, there is Nutella involved, but also, whole wheat flour and bananas ... I mean, these pancakes are practically health food. ;) They are the perfect blend of a … [Read More...]
I try to share my favorite recipes here - the ones my family really love, and this one falls in the top of that category. These parfaits are SO good. They're made up of crisp, buttery graham cracker crumbs layered with a creamy, rich cheesecake filling and a juicy fresh blueberry sauce. The creamy … [Read More...]
The name of this recipe says it all - these cookies are soft, sweet and perfectly speckled with sprinkles. They're the perfect no frills cookie for kids and they would be great for a birthday party or as an after school treat. I made these with my toddler son and he had blast. Although, if I'm being … [Read More...]
First things first - There is nothing "Texas sized" about this cake, nor is it baked in a sheet pan. But sometimes I'm in the mood for Texas sheet cake but I don't want to make enough to feed an army. That's when I make a mini Texas sheet cake. It is made in an 8x8 pan and makes about 9 generous … [Read More...]
This is the first recipe I tried with my new doughnut pan and they are SO good. I never would have imagined that a baked doughnut could be so satisfying. But they are! If you don't already have a doughnut pan, I suggest you get one - I can't believe I waited this long! To make up for lost time I am … [Read More...]
Here is my new favorite jam-it tastes just like summer! It combines juicy strawberries with fragrant vanilla beans and just the right amount of sweetness. An added bonus? It can be made in about 30 minutes! It's fantastic on scones, biscuits or toast and I also love it stirred into Greek yogurt or … [Read More...]
Well, this is it, my first blog post (hi, Mom). I thought this recipe would be the perfect first post because I have three chocolate and peanut butter fans in my family. Needless to say, they love these cookies. These cookies pack some serious chocolate and peanut butter flavor and just beg to be … [Read More...]
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