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Don’t you hate it when you know what you want to make but you can’t find your favorite recipe?  And you know you had a really good one?  Yeah, I hate it too.  A little while ago I made cornbread for dinner.  Well, the more … [Read more]

Oven Garlic Fries


Hello again, friend.  With all of the holiday happenings, it has been awhile.  (Like snowmobiling with the cousins, ice hockey with the siblings, and getting stuck in Washington D.C. overnight with the hubby due to airplane maintenance … [Read more]

Calzones Pizza Pockets

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Christmas dinner is coming and menu planning is under way.  Calzones are a super fun treat to make and to eat.  First, you make the bread dough. There's two ways you can do the next part.  I rolled my dough out and then used a … [Read more]

Cranberry Orange Nut Muffins

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  My best friend from nursing school, Allana, is moving to my town next month.  I can hardly wait.  We have so many great memories from college together.  Like the time she sat perched upon a rock watching as I got sucked right … [Read more]

Thumbprint jam cookies

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  These cute little thumbprint jam cookies are fun to make and gluten-free.  I'm not entirely sure why but for some reason it seems like gluten-free is taking over the world.  These cookies use almond flour instead of regular flour … [Read more]

Cranberry Apple Baked Oatmeal

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‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. Two words: yeah right.  First of all, I was tossing and turning in my bed, staring at the ceiling, dreaming of piles of presents, and … [Read more]

Butter Pecan Ice Cream

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  Perhaps the most exciting thing about Christmastime is the season's first snowfall.  There's something that's purely magical about gazing out the window at big fluffy flakes floating slowly to the ground.  Today was that day. … [Read more]