Red, White & Blue Sparkler Cupcakes!

Red, White & Blue Sparkler Cupcakes*

Being a food blogger can be very strange. You wind up doing things ahead of the holidays so you can share them in time for your readers to make them for that particular upcoming holiday. This leads to Thanksgiving side dishes in October and Christmas cookies in November. Or,...
Red Velvet Dream Cake!

Red Velvet Dream Cake*

Are you as excited as me?? Finally! A Red Velvet Dream Cake! So many of you have emailed me asking for one…and I just couldn’t get the recipe right. The cake was either too dry or didn’t have the right amount of flavoring. I kept promising a recipe was...
The BEST Baked Beans! Ever.

The BEST Baked Beans!*

I really need to cancel my Netlifx subscription. The amount of tv that Jorge and I can re-watch is embarrassing. We rarely watch anything new on Netflix, but we constantly re-watch our old favorites. Now that Friends is on Netflix, we have been slowly working our way all the...
Ellie & Lyla Voodoo Donuts 2 sm

Ellie and Lyla versus Voodoo Donuts*

Jorge was gone this past week in Portland for work. Which means it was me and the munchkins all alone this week. Thankfully my parents come help when they can, but it’s still a heck of a week when he’s gone. Plus, I got sick…I have always had such...