40 Recipes for Memorial Day

40 Recipes for Memorial Day

*Updated and expanded from a previous Memorial Day post Desserts 1. Mini Fruit Pizzas 2. Strawberry Summer Cake 3. Strawberry Pretzel Dessert 4. Peanut Butter Pretzel Brownies 5. Red Velvet Brownies 6. Marble Blondies 7. Snickerdoodle Bars 8. Lemon Cream Pie 9. Chewy Peanut Butter Brownies 10. Lemon Puppy Chow...

Brown Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Brown Butter Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

OK, let me just start out by saying these cookies are amazing! You really can’t go wrong with brown butter, oatmeal and chocolate chips.  I have made 3 batches of these so far, and every time I just can’t...

Baked Onion Rings with Chipotle Ranch Dressing

Baked Onion Rings with Chipotle Ranch Dressing

As soon as I saw these baked onion rings in a recent edition of Real Simple, I knew I had to make them. I love onion rings, and the chipotle ranch dressing sounded pretty amazing too. Well, I’m happy...

Coffee Ice Cream

Coffee Ice Cream

Coffee Ice Cream has become a recent addiction of mine. Actually, coffee in general has become an addiction. I can’t believe it took me this long to try to make a homemade version of this ice cream, but I’m...

Baked Apple Chips

Baked Apple Chips

These baked apple chips make a perfect healthy snack. They’re incredibly simple to make and they taste great.  All you do is slice an apple really thin, and then bake the slices at a really low temperature until they...

Chili-Lime Snap Peas

Chili-Lime Snap Peas

It’s not often that I find a recipe that I love as much as these chili-lime snap peas. I wish I had been keeping track of how many pounds of snap peas we’ve gone though in the past few...

French Sandwich Bread

French Sandwich Bread

I’ve got a great recipe for you today!  This French sandwich bread is simple to make and it’s my new go-to bread for all types of sandwiches. The recipe is actually an adaptation of an old French bread recipe...

Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites

It’s time for another edition of Friday Favorites! As always, I’m starving after writing this post – all these recipes look so good! Enjoy, and be sure to check out the blogs I’m linking to – there are plenty...

New York Style Crumb Cake

New York Style Crumb Cake

**Thank all SO MUCH for the kind words about our newest addition. Reading all of your sweet comments made me smile all weekend!! If you are a coffee cake fan, you will love this New York style crumb cake!...

A small announcement

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I have a confession. I have been keeping something from all of you. That’s right – we have a BABY!! It wasn’t too long ago that I wrote about our plans to adopt and how long we had waited....