How To Make Fluffy, Flaky Biscuits


I’ve been very happy with my go-to biscuit recipe over the past few years. The only drawback is that they don’t rise very high or get very fluffy. But what they’ve lacked in texture and appearance they’ve more than made up for in taste. So I’ve always figured they were good enough. But then a … Read more

Caramel Apple Cream Puff Dessert


Nothing says fall to me quite like caramel apples. They’re just so perfect in their simplicity. So when I was thinking of a perfect dessert to serve when my husband’s family came to dinner last week, my mind obviously went to caramel apples. I thought of doing a caramel apple pie and a few other … Read more

Sweet Onion Bread


I have definitely been reclaiming my baking vibe over the past week or so. I guess that’s what happens when the cooler weather hits and I don’t mind having the oven on all day. I am trying to fit as much pre-baby baking in as possible now. I’m of the belief that I’ll still be … Read more

Oatmeal Raisin Cookies


If there’s one thing I’ve learned about oatmeal cookies it’s that people are very loyal to one type or another – chewy or crunchy. And rarely do they cross over to the other side to enjoy the other kind. As for me, I really do enjoy both types, but if I had to choose just … Read more

Zucchini Nut Muffins with Pineapple


As part of my baking day on Saturday, I knew some kind of zucchini baked good had to be on the list. I was leaning toward a bread, but my husband thought muffins would be the better route. His rationale was that it would be easier to pull just a few out of the freezer … Read more

Ham & Cheese Pockets


During my baking marathon last Saturday, I was so excited to get a quick, grab-and-go lunch stocked in the freezer. Once school starts, it will just be my husband, our 3 year old and me eating lunch at home. Figuring out what to make for the three of us for lunch has been tricky for … Read more

Chicken & Broccoli Rolls


This post is so opposite of yesterday’s post that was all about great cold meals for hot days. What can I say…we had a rainy day that meant we needed to have the air on. It also meant we were inside for most of that day. I just don’t mind having the oven on and … Read more

Strawberry Milano Cupcakes

Ah, the irresistible allure of Milano cookies—those heavenly bites of chocolate and cookie goodness that you just can’t get enough of! But have you ever tasted the enchantment of Strawberry Milanos? Oh, they’re even more addictive. Now, what if I told you that you could elevate your Milano moments to a whole new stratosphere of … Read more

Lemonade Pie


This recipe is a classic. I’ve seen it countless times over the past few years, and with good reason. It’s SO delicious, SO easy and SO refreshing on a hot summer day. I debated even posting it, but I figure if you’ve never seen it before, it’s new to you. And I’d hate to deprive … Read more

Chocolate Chip Muffins


As many successes as I’ve had over the years with muffins, the perfect chocolate chip muffin recipe has always alluded me. To me, a chocolate chip muffin needs to be super moist and bursting with chocolate chips. All of the recipes and variations I’ve tried have always been close to what I was looking for … Read more