Memorial Day Barbeque Crockpot Ribs

Memorial Day Barbeque Crockpot Ribs

These ribs are amazing and super easy.  During my initial Pinterest binge, once I was FINALLY moved off the waitlist, I found this gem.  With a busy life and a pretty packed schedule, I love myself a good crockpot find.  This recipe uses both the crockpot and the broiler to create the perfect amount of … Continue reading

Banana Pudding Pie

Banana Pudding Pie

I recently made the Banana Pudding Pie recipe found on Lick the Bowl Good for a coworker’s birthday- I clearly take advantage of any and all opportunities to bake 🙂  While I was making it, my husband kept asking if he could be my taste tester and promised me that no one would notice if … Continue reading

Cookie Cake

Cookie Cake

When I was in college my roommates and I realized that we could use our M Cards to buy cookie cakes from the Union.  From that moment forward, many a birthday was spent indulging on this sweet treat chased with a few shots of warm Popov.  Recently we were celebrating the birthday of one of … Continue reading

Baked Spinach Dip Mini Bread Bowls

Baked Spinach Dip Mini Bread Bowls

Last weekend we were invited over to a friend’s house for a barbecue.  We were asked to bring an appetizer or side dish and our hosts would put together a make-your-own-kabob bar (genius idea!).  Usually my go-to creation comes from the dessert course, but I had seen this recipe awhile back and had been wanting … Continue reading

Traditional Pavlova

Traditional Pavlova

I have spent the past two days hoping that I will come up with some witty, engaging, inspiring paragraph to accompany this recipe.  The reality is…that it is just good.  There is not much more to say, sweet baked meringue, airy whipped cream, and fresh fruit.  I am not sure that you can go wrong with … Continue reading

Matzo Toffee

Matzo Toffee

This recipe has been a go to for many a Passover celebration.  I honestly can’t remember where I found it originally, but each time I make it I get the same reaction, “this stuff is incredible!”  It is a really easy recipe with minimal ingredients that makes a batch large enough to serve an entire … Continue reading

Slutty Brownies

Slutty Brownies

I recently found this recipe on Pinterest and was obviously first intrigued by it’s name.  I laughed about it, pinned it on my wall, and moved on.  While I was searching for something to bake for a friend’s birthday, I once again stumbled across this super sweet recipe.  The combination of three of my favorites: chocolate … Continue reading

Zucchini Bread

Zucchini Bread

One final post before my staycation sadly comes to an end.  Earlier this week I bought some zucchini to try a breakfast frittata recipe.  Unfortunately, I ran out of time and when I was organizing my fridge this afternoon I noticed that they were still in my vegetable drawer.  I had seen this recipe on … Continue reading

Bagel Making 101

Bagel Making 101

Growing up on the east coast, and having lived in New York City for five years, I spent many a morning enjoying a delicious, doughy bagel. There really is nothing like a hot, crunchy on the outside and soft on the inside bagel. When I moved to Austin, Texas I went on a search for … Continue reading