Roasted Cauliflower

I have always liked cooked cauliflower but usually prefered it drenched with cheese or soy sauce. But once I tried this roasted cauliflower my mind was completely changed. It has a crunchy exterior and a soft, delicious interior that has a unique almost sweet flavor. And it’s healthy! This is pretty much the only way I make cauliflower now which

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Sicilian Spaghetti Sauce

With the holidays in full swing for the past two months, I have been bringing you all lots and lots of sweets. I mean lots. And as much as I love sweet treats, it’s about time to get back on our normal track. And what better to start with than some good ‘ole comfort food….spaghetti.

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12 Weeks of Christmas Cookies Roundup

Week One – Cherry Chip Cookies Week 2 – Mint Brownie Crinkles Week 3 – Butterscotch and Peanut Butter Cornflake Cookies Week 4 – Peanut Butter M&M Cookies Week 5 – Chocolate Almond Pralines Week 6 – Mini Pumpkin Whoopie Pies Week 7 – Raspberry Ribbons Week 8 – Pretzel Cookies Week 9 – Mini

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Orange Clove Snickerdoodles {12 Weeks of Christmas Cookies}

Remember yesterday’s Orange Sugar? Remember how I told you that you had to make it for today’s post? Well now you know why! These Orange Clove Snickerdoodles are so chewy and fresh and perfect for the holidays. I absolutely love snickerdoodles so when I stumbled upon this recipe I quickly bookmarked it and kept it in the back

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Orange Sugar

Have you heard of vanilla sugar? It’s sugar and vanilla beans mixed together then left alone for a few weeks to infuse. After the process is complete you have a vanilla-y sugar that is perfect for baking, sprinkling on scones or fruit and just about anything else you would use regular sugar for. Well, when

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Snickerdoodle Cupcakes

  First off I have to start by saying Happy 27th Birthday to my husband Joel. We have spent many birthdays together but the past two have been especially meaningful seeing him not only as the love of my life but as a father to our son. He is such a fun, loving daddy and

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Pumpkin Applesauce

Whenever possible, I like to make homemade versions of typically store-bought foods. That way you are really able to control the quality and quantity of ingredients that go into your product. Although I do occasionally buy applesauce from the grocery store, I love being able to make it fresh for my little man. The draw

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Homemade Snowcaps

Snowcaps have always been one of my favorite kinds of candy. I don’t know why…they are just chocolate and sprinkles. And I don’t even like plain chocolate. But alas, every time I see them at a store I get giddy and grab several boxes. You don’t see them that often these days so I thought

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Homemade Ginger Ale {Guest Post at Mom’s Crazy Cooking}

I am so excited to be guest posting at Mom’s Crazy Cooking today! And I’m bringing an awesome holiday gift idea for your family, friends and neighbors….homemade ginger ale. Yep, you heard me right. Please click here to check out the recipe!