Banana Chocolate Chip Pancakes (recipe via thenovicechefblog.com)

Banana Chocolate Chip Pancakes*

Y’all didn’t actually think that I would stop making pancakes now that I learned the secret to French Toast, did ya? I just can’t help it, pancakes are my favorite! Jorge and I had plans to spend Sunday on the couch — doing nothing. With a long weekend, I like...
The Best White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies (recipe via thenovicechefblog.com)

The Best White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies*

I really hate stress, but even more than that, I hate the unknown. And for me — the unknown causes stress. For as long as I can remember, I have been a planner. When my parents would have people over or throw parties, I would ask a billion questions....
Vanilla Dream Cake (recipe via thenovicechefblog.com)

Vanilla Dream Cake*

Can you believe that I have made five dream cakes before I got around to a Vanilla version??  You would think Vanilla would have been one of the first, but Vanilla was hard y’all! To qualify as a dream cake, it had to be moist…and a moist vanilla cake was near impossible....
Cuban Bread French Toast (recipe via thenovicechefblog.com)

Cuban Bread French Toast*

Are there certain things you don’t cook yourself — but you order all the time at restaurants? French Toast is one of those things for me. I am the self appointed queen of pancakes (self appointed means that I told Jorge to call me the Queen of Pancakes and...