Tag: baking

White Chip Carrot Cookies

When money gets tight, baking gets interesting. While freelancing is fun, I haven’t found that job that has taken over my life – sadly counterbalancing with not helping out the checkbook. But a girl’s gotta eat (healthy and… Read More

Moving and Muffin Tops

Last weekend, my lady friends Alisson and Sarah came over for what we planned to be a lazy Saturday afternoon full of coffee and baking. In standard small apartment fashion, we all crunched into the kitchen. I suppose… Read More

Caramel Apple Catastrophe

I woke up this morning from a nightmare that my HB was leaving me and running away to France. This may be because we ate at a French restaurant the night before or maybe he has a secret… Read More

What a Gal can Accomplish Before 10 AM

I’ve been on this kick of setting no alarms and trying to let my body tell me when to get up. I’ve found that I am 100% a morning person. Most people want to sleep in on the… Read More

Christmas Cookies in January

If you ran out of time this holiday season, bake in January and tempt everyone you work with while they are on their New Year’s Resolution Diet. It’s a lot of fun.

Orange you glad…

My husband eats a lot of oranges so I decided to use some of the peels to make orange oil.  Orange oil smells amazing and has a variety of uses including adding flavor to food.  (I put some… Read More

Don’t Cry Over Spilled Cinnamon.

Ever have a week that just felt like a fail. If life was a video game, I would NOT be leveling up. When life gets me stressed, I bake. I decided to go all in and make a… Read More

Hooray for Honeybees

A few weeks ago, for the first time this summer, I finally saw a honeybee in my yard!  I followed this little guy (ahem, girl!) with my camera for awhile.

Love that Hate Bread

Sometimes when things seem rough, people have different coping strategies. Some turn to food or chocolate, some hide away in bed in the dark, some go for a long run…and some bake while listening to very loud music…. Read More

Soon-to-be-Apron-Wearing-Wife!

My younger sister is getting married. I get to say younger a lot, since I’m the oldest, of many. But, due to the nature of marrying into the military, the planning was done with a tight date in… Read More