Soft & Chewy Ginger Cookies: Crinkle & Traditional Styles

Soft & Chewy Ginger Cookies: Crinkle & Traditional Styles

The air is chilly, and inside, our fireplace has it's first blaze of the season. It feels like the Holidays are nearing. That means Holiday Cookie Time begins now! Yes, it gets a title of it's own. Holiday Cookie Time is that important! But you all know that! Saturdays are my bake days. Grant asked, [...]

Butternut Squash Bread Pudding & Bourbon Cranberry Sauce

Butternut Squash Bread Pudding & Bourbon Cranberry Sauce

The holidays cannot go on without a sticky, warm, bourbon glazed bread pudding. I insist on this! And as much as I love pumpkins and all of the craze that goes with them, I'm shining my light on the underrated butternut squash. And let's face it, the butternut squash is feeling a whole lot like [...]

Review of Glasstic Shatterproof Water Bottle (Video Tutorial Included)

Review of Glasstic Shatterproof Water Bottle  (Video Tutorial Included)

Can this Glasstic shatterproof water bottle handle my hectic life? I am a water obsessed mom. I carry a bottle of water with me at all times. I have also been know to pop out of nowhere with water for various family members! I believe in staying hydrated! I made the switch to glass bottles a few years ago for several reasons. [...]

Decadent Dark Chocolate Brownies

Decadent Dark Chocolate Brownies

I love chocolate. Let me clarify. I love dark, decadent, rich, smooth, indulgent chocolate. Get it? Good! Let's get to baking these gooey dark chocolate brownies that will make you groan in guilty pleasure with your very first bite. Making brownies is a simple and quick process that yields the most indulgent dessert. You only need [...]

Creative Ways To Use Leftover Wine

Creative Ways To Use Leftover Wine

Leftover wine? Red, white, or sparkling, don't throw that last bit out! From candy  to cleaning, here are the best ways you should be using your leftover wine. And waste not, that empty bottle and corks can be recycled in creative ways too! Mulled Wine As the weather turns cold and spices like cinnamon, cloves, and [...]

Drop Sugar Cookies & The Ultimate Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

Drop Sugar Cookies & The Ultimate Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

Imagine a soft, fluffy, chewy cookie which tastes like birthday cake and cheesecake got married, adopted a sugar cookie and lived in bliss! It's Bea's turn to take in snack tomorrow. That's a big deal in her class, as she will get the coveted daily leader position! So of course we used this as a [...]

Bea Bakes Chocolate Chip Cookies! Video

Bea Bakes Chocolate Chip Cookies! Video

In this fun video, my three year old, Bea, gives you a tutorial on how to bake Chocolate Chip cookies! This goes along with my recipe for chocolate chip cookies. That recipe is linked at the bottom of this post. Bea used my KitchenAid for this adorable video tutorial. Baking with kids is so much [...]