Stay up to date! Subscribe to updates: via RSS via Email

a holiday classic…

a holiday classic…

It seems as though most people either love or hate pumpkin pie, I happen to fall into the middle of that spectrum…I can take it or leave it. Honestly, the only way I can...

dutch apple tart

dutch apple tart

Although I would love to say that I am a jack of all baking trades, I must make a confession. I stink at pie crusts…I mean really stink! Let me explain…I can totally throw...

twd…linzer sables

twd…linzer sables

This week’s TwD recipe, Linzer Sables, is the selection of Noskos from the blog, Living the Life. The recipe can be found by visiting her blog or by flipping to pages 134-135 of Dorie’s...

turtle cheesecake…

turtle cheesecake…

Rarely do I feel impressed with myself, but I was super proud of this cheesecake. I made this for Thanksgiving because my little bro, Jared, does not dig anything pumpkin or pecan, but he...

Happy Turkey Day…

Happy Turkey Day…

If these photos look a little different, it’s because I decided to go back to the basics. Honestly I did this because my house was a freaking mess due to Thanksgiving and I refused...

Kahlua Cheesecake…

Kahlua Cheesecake…

Although I do not have many photos of this recipe and I am certainly less than pleased with the ones I have, I decided to suck it up and share it with you because...

Pecan Bars…

Pecan Bars…

As mentioned in a previous post, I received walnuts, pecans, and dried cranberries from Oh Nuts last week. The pecans I got were amazing, so I wanted to bake something that truly highlighted their...

TwD Rice Pudding and a Makeover…

TwD Rice Pudding and a Makeover…

If you come here often, you may notice a little change…my blog has been given a makeover! I found Hannah of Craner Design Studio through the Engineer Baker’s blog. I had been wanting to...

Cowboy Cookies…Yee Haw!

Cowboy Cookies…Yee Haw!

With my ample supply of nuts from Oh Nuts, I had a hankering to bake some cookies. I turned to Martha Stewart’s website and decided on her recipe for Cowboy Cookies. This recipe packs...

Oh Nuts! A Review and Pumpkin Bread

Oh Nuts! A Review and Pumpkin Bread

About a week ago, I received an email from Oh Nuts (the name made me giggle), an online store that distributes nuts, dried fruits, chocolates, etc. The email stated that they viewed my blog...

Kugel…what?

Kugel…what?

Kugel…what? That is exactly what I said to myself when I spotted this recipe on the TwD site. This was yet another one of Dorie’s desserts that I have never heard of…do I live...

Amazing Tortilla Soup…

Amazing Tortilla Soup…

Well, I know that most of you venture to my blog to find yummy baked goods, but this soup was so delicious I just had to blog about it! I adapted a crock pot...