Category Archives: In the Kitchen

Why a salad is $7 and a Burger is $1

I share a lot of recipes and talk about food. But today I’m sharing something a little bit different.View full post »

Roasted Squash Soup

It seems its been a few weeks since I shared any recipes. I’ve still been cooking, just not takingView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Chocolate Crackles

My final day of Christmas Cookies is here with one of my very favorites and my kids favorites. A yummy chocolateyView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Cranberry Pistachio Biscotti

A few years ago I cooked my way through the entire Martha Stewart Baking Handbook. It was a goal that I made forView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Sugar Cookies

Who doesn’t have sugar cookies some time at Christmas? Different shapes and then the kids decorate (usually withView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Peanut Butter Blossoms

I love how at Christmas time there is certain candy that when you see it you think CHRISTMAS! Like these chocolate andView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Gingerbread Men

Nothing screams Christmas time like little gingerbread men. Now there are no professional decorators in our house butView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: French Macarons

A few years ago I started making Macrons. They are a finicky cookie that can be changed easily color and taste with aView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Candy Cane Blossoms

A few years ago my good friend brought me some of these lovely cookies and I loved them ever since. And I love it whenView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Jam Thumbprints

Today I’m sharing another of my grandma’s recipes that she has been making for christmas for years. SheView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Chewy Chocolate Gingerbread

A years ago I first found this recipe in my well used Martha Stewart Holiday Cookies Special Issue magazine. AndView full post »

12 days of Christmas Cookies: Peanut Butter Fingers (AKA Doggie DooDoos)

These are probably the easiest Christmas Cookies I’ll share in these 12 days. No bake, mix it all together andView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Whipped Shortbread Cookies

All week I’m sharing my favorite Christmas Cookies and today is one that came from my grandma. When weView full post »

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Soft Ginger Cookies

I’ve had a couple people ask me lately about my favorite cookies for Christmas and I was thinking about it and IView full post »

Five Grain Bread

I love bread. A lot. And I like to try different recipes to test out the crumb and how fast it gets dry, and the flavorView full post »