Vanilla Chai Cupcakes

How good do these vanilla chai cupcakes look?? They are so perfect for fall. They are full of cinnamon and spice and have the wonderful taste of chai tea – in cupcake form! They are light and cake-like, and...

Love…through food (redefining my purpose)

This post has been weeks in the making. I’ve been thinking about the purpose of my blog ever since I went to the Food Blog Forum conference in Atlanta. You might have noticed a few minor changes going on...

Doughnut Muffins

These are exactly what they sound like – muffins that taste like doughnuts! At first glance they seem kind of plain. There are no add-ins (although I’m sure you could come up with some great additions!), no outstanding flavor...

Chai Latte

This is possibly the easiest chai latte you’ll ever make. Actually, it feels a little bit like cheating, since you actually start with chai tea bags. But trust me, this is not just a cup of tea. It’s a...

Orecchiette with Mini Chicken Meatballs

I promised you a great recipe earlier in the week, and trust me, this one does not disappoint. This meal is absolutely delicious! My friend Katie sent me the recipe, telling me how much her whole family loved it,...

Food Blog Forum Recap

One more post without a new recipe, but I promise there’s a great one coming later this week!  I just had to write a quick recap from the Food Blog Forum Seminar this weekend because it was absolutely incredible and surpassed...

Fall Favorites

As this post is published, I’m on my way to the Food Blog Forum Conference in Atlanta. It’s my first food blogging conference, and I’m so excited! Things have been so busy I haven’t had a chance to make...

Lime Sandwich Cookies

Summer is officially over and it’s starting to feel like fall up here in Michigan. I noticed a few leaves changing, the air is cooler, and of course school has started. If you’re not ready to say good-by to...

Peach Pie

You had to know this was coming. How could I peel, slice, and freeze all of those peaches without making a pie? And I don’t even like peach pie! But when I think of a quintissential summer dessert, peach pie is...

How To Freeze Peaches

Every day for the past few weeks, as I took my lunchtime walk, I would walk past a lady selling peaches at a little roadside stand. I stopped and talked to her, learned that she owned the farm where...