Dad’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

Here’s the thing…my Dad didn’t actually create this recipe, but I couldn’t title this post anything else because we’ve (my brother and I) referred to these chocolate chip cookies as ‘Dad’s’ for just about as long as I can remember. This is actually the true original nestle chocolate chip recipe. Not the one from the 60’s you’ll easily find if you search on Google, but the one Read More

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Strawberry Rhubarb Crumble Bars

A delicious gluten free, vegan treat perfect for brunch or simple afternoon snackingHappy Rhubarb season, y’all! I hope I didn’t just lose a few readers right from the start with that opening. You know, the readers who haven’t tried rhubarb yet to discover how delicious this vegetable eaten like fruit really is… I’m adding three dots to continue that thought, because you can’t end a sentence with the word “is”…ya know? I used to be Read More

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Joanna’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

You didn’t think I could stay away from the Magnolia Table recipes for too long, did you? The book is sitting on top of the media storage furniture (technical terms) at the end of our kitchen counter (#apartmentlife) so it’s constantly begging for another recipe to be tried! We had a pretty low key 4th of July celebration that consisted of Read More

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Candy Cane Marshmallows

I officially have just under 16 hours to post one more Christmas treat before the holiday has come and gone again. And what better time to sit down and write than my favorite part of Christmas day when everyone else in the house is still asleep (including our puppy Max who is still sleeping in bed with my husband – he is not a morning dog!) and the only light in the room is coming from the tree. It truly is magical. It’s always been my favorite moment to reflect on the true meaning of the holiday, remind myself of the generous amount of blessings in life even after a particularly tough year and arguably most importantly Read More

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Gingerbread Cookies

Isn’t it interesting the affect music has on us? I say ‘us’ collectively, because I’m fairly convinced this applies to the entire human population. We still have a difference in genre of course and not everyone will have the same reaction to the same song, but let’s try something. Before you read any further, do me a solid and Read More

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