Countdown to 2013: Best Dessert Recipes


It wouldn’t be a true recap of the year if I didn’t include desserts! If you’ve been reading for any length of time, you’ve no doubt figured out that I post more desserts than any other type of recipe....

Countdown to 2013: Best Snack and Appetizer Recipes

Snacks and Appetizers

I’ve been looking forward to today’s “best of” list, since I think it might come in pretty handy for New Year’s Eve celebrations. I love appetizer type foods, and I’m actually surprised I don’t have more of them on...

Countdown to 2013: Best Main Dish Recipes

Main Dish

Hello, and happy Friday! I hope everyone is enjoying the Countdown to 2013 series! I am having a great time looking through all the recipes I’ve posted this past year and picking out my favorites to share here. Today’s...

Countdown to 2013: Best Soup/Bread Recipes

Soup and Bread

If you read yesterday’s post, you know that this week I’m taking a break from sharing new recipes, and instead doing a “best of” series from 2012. Today’s theme is soups and breads, and you know I’ve got plenty...

Countdown to 2013: Best Breakfast Recipes


I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas and got to enjoy time with friends and family. Mike and I have been hanging out with my family in Pennsylvania and are enjoying a little bit of relaxation time! And Scamp...

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas from Scamp

Merry Christmas from our family to yours!   “Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; He is Christ the Lord.” – Luke 2:11

Bell Pepper and Goat Cheese Strata

Bell Pepper and Goat Cheese Strata

I’ve got another great breakfast recipe for you today! If you’ve followed my blog over the last month, you’ve noticed that when it come to Christmas food, I apparently only think about cookies and breakfast. Priorities, right? This bell...

Classic Cinnamon Rolls

Classic Cinnamon Rolls

I can’t believe it’s taken me this long to post a recipe for classic cinnamon rolls! Actually, this is the first time I’ve ever made cinnamon rolls, and I couldn’t believe how good they were. This recipe is definitely...

Homemade Gourmet Hot Chocolate Mix

Homemade Gourmet Hot Chocolate Mix

I’ve been looking for a good homemade hot chocolate mix for years. I wanted a classic, more “gourmet” mix that used real chocolate and was stirred into milk, not water, and this mix was exactly what I was looking...

Cranberry Orange Coffee Cake

Cranberry Orange Coffee Cake

I can’t believe the 12 Days of Christmas Treats is over already! It’s a lot of work to make that many cookies, but it’s so fun and I love seeing the reactions when I post them. I can always...