~ You might recall a recent Facebook post in which I sheepishly confessed that I just now removed the pumpkins from my porch. (Yes, the ones I had out there to commemorate the Harvest season. Yep, it’s February.) I’m a mom of a 2-year old and a newborn, and I run two home businesses… what […]
Last week, I received a super cool gift in the mail! This gorgeous stainless steel serving bowl, along with four bags of premium-quality nuts and a sweet card… all from my pals at Fisher® Nuts. Um…. WOOHOO!! What food enthusiast wouldn’t be thrilled to receive such a package? I love nuts! I don’t get to cook […]
Many of my close friends are (no doubt) astonished to see me blogging right now. And for those of you who don’t know me personally, the reason for that is because our family is in the midst of a tragedy. My dad is critically ill with cancer and in the hospital. He found out about […]
~ So… I rarely do this. I’m posting a recipe that got mixed reviews from my family. Ok, I’ll be honest… most of the people I made it for didn’t like it. Which is such a bummer because (clearly) it is a gorgeous dessert. ~ ~ For the record, I liked it… but sometimes I’m […]
I have been wanting to make this recipe for… let’s see… YEARS now. I’m serious… it’s been in my “Recipes to Try” basket since probably highschool (I think I cut it out of a Quick Cooking magazine while babysitting.) I’ve since gone to college, gotten married, moved twice, changed careers… WHY have I waited until now to […]
~ Tuesday was my boss’s birthday. And I am impossibly thankful for the boss I have. I’m thankful he hired me, thankful for the confidence he places in me, and thankful for the positive work environment he is committed to maintaining. So when I was asked to make the cake for his surprise party I […]
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