Recipes

Chocolate Almond Carrot Cake

Thursday, April 17, 2014

I really wanted to make a cute cake for Easter this year, but I wanted something new…something different and decadent. For me, decadent almost always requires chocolate. It’s how my brain works. What’s something quintessentially ‘Easter’ that would be better than ever with chocolate added? Duh. Carrot cake. Seriously, it just got so much better. […]...

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Espresso Cookie Butter Rice Crispy Treats

Sunday, March 23, 2014
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Can we talk about the 90s for a second? I’ve been rewatching some of my favorite 90s shows on Netflix recently, and it’s been pretty awesome. Let’s bring back chunky heels, please? I don’t even care how un-graceful they look, those things were bitchin’. Easy to walk in, but you’ve still got an awesome extra […]...

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Easy Irish Soda Bread

Friday, March 14, 2014
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I made soda bread the other day. It’s such an easy, delicious recipe, I don’t know why I don’t make it more often. I mean, I called this recipe ‘easy’, but the fact is, that’s what Irish soda bread is…easy. That’s the wonderful thing about it! This time, I got creative and put the dough […]...

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Cookies and Cream Shortbread

Friday, February 21, 2014
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As you may know, if you follow me on Facebook, the third season of Dance Academy has finally made it to Netflix. Yayyyyy!!! I have talked about my obsession with ballet, and love for Dance Academy before, so you can imagine my excitement that I finally get to watch the new season. A little back […]...

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Chocolate Malt Sheet Cake for Two

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
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Valentine’s Day is when he surprises you with your favorite soda that you never ever drink anymore, but it’s pizza night, and pizza and soda are BFFs. It’s managing his Eve Online training skills when he’s far, far away with shoddy Internet. Valentine’s Day is when he brings home teeny soda bottles from Italy, just […]...

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Chocolate Chai Spice Cream

Wednesday, February 5, 2014
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Have you seen the new video fad going around Facebook right now? The one where you follow the link and Facebook shows you a one minute video of your time spent on the site since you joined? If you haven’t yet, trust me, you will. I actually think it’s pretty fun. I mean, Facebook is […]...

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Strawberry Hazelnut Neapolitan Krispies Treats

Wednesday, January 29, 2014
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Today, I get to share with you the recipe for the amazing Neapolitan Rice Krispies treats that I had for my fourth blogiversary, but I also have a fun announcement! Things are going to start looking a lot different around here. Over the last few weeks, I’ve been working on a little redecorating project for […]...

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Chocolate Chip Cinnamon Roll Cookies

Wednesday, January 22, 2014
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I have a confession to make. I made these cookies while the Hubster was away. That means no sharing, and no leftovers going into his fellow Coasties with him. That means just me and these cookies. Alone. For a whole week. They had some strange power over me. I was constantly thinking of them at […]...

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The Top Thirteen of 2013 (Plus, One More…and a Tie)

Sunday, January 12, 2014
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Hi all! Long time, no…see? I mean, I don’t actually get to see you guys, so I’m not sure that really applies. Whatever. Let’s just go with it. You may have noticed that I’ve been on a little holiday hiatus, and let me just clear this up right now: It. Was. Awesome. Just what I […]...

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Peppermint Mocha Shortbread

Tuesday, December 24, 2013
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I decided that we needed one more batch of baked treats before Christmas arrives, so I whipped up some shortbread. A. Because it’s super stupid easy. And 2. Because the Hubster thinks shortbread is the greatest thing in all the land. Easy decision. It helps that these are also ridiculously delicious. When I first planned […]...

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