quick roasted cauliflower

Helloooo quick roasted cauliflower! Healthy food never looked – or tasted – this good. I’m starting sort of a mini-series on the blog! It’s going to be a handful of different quick + easy recipes. They’ll be super simple – I’m defining simple as recipes with only a few ingredients, that take only a short amount of time to put…

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chicken wild rice soup

Chicken Wild Rice Soup – the ultimate comfort food. Winter is winding down but as long as it’s still cold, I’ll be sitting here eating soup – which is what I’m doing as I write this. It’s been a little while since my last post – we had a little emergency situation in our new apartment. The washing machine clogged,…

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red velvet cheesecake oreo truffle bars

Red Velvet Cheesecake Oreo Truffle Bars. Winning longest recipe name and our hearts since day one. This is probably the most decadent, yet least involved dessert I’ve ever come up with. How perfect is that for Valentine’s Day?! So perfect.   So, you’re probably wondering what exactly is a Red Velvet Cheesecake Oreo Truffle Bar. Well, I’ll tell ya! Anatomy…

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fudgy gluten-free brownies

I never set out to master the art of the gluten-free brownie – but people – I think I have done it. It only took a few super nasty batches along the way for me to get it right. RIP to all the chocolate that was sacrificed on the way to these fudgy gluten-free brownies! One of the first batches…

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lemon poppyseed bundt cake

If there’s one thing I love, it’s beautifully-designed bundt pans! I have two, and have made my Godmother’s Kugelhopf in my “classic” style pan – but I hadn’t tried this pan out yet. I had a drawer full of lemons, a pantry stocked with all the baking essentials, and a craving for lemon poppyseed bread – enter the PERFECT reason…

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salted dark chocolate orange shortbread cookies

Dark chocolate. Sea salt flakes. Orange zest. A shortbread cookie base. Combine these things and you get a cookie that’s super flavorful, totally crave-worthy, and deserving of the longest name for one of my recipes yet (oops!). The orange is amazingly-tasty but it also gives that little boost of Vitamin C that we so desperately need this time of year.…

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cherry cobbler for two

Introducing cherry cobbler for two. Yes, please! Sometimes I don’t actually want to bake something that yields enough dessert to feed a small village (sometimes I do). That’s where this lovely little beauty comes in! Situations in which this Cherry Cobbler would be perfect: You’re having a friend over for dinner You’re only baking for one or two people Date…

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funfetti cake batter cookies

Would you look at that color!?! I think we all need a little something to brighten up our day about this time of year – enter these funfetti cake batter cookies. They’re super soft, loaded with tons of white chocolate chips and colorful sprinkles(affiliate link), and are absolutely delicious (umm, obviously 😊).   So delicious, that we had another episode of…

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chocolate cookie dough cups

Guys, one of my New Year’s resolutions was to BAKE MORE and MAKE COOKIES MORE and I think I’m knocking that one out of the park. I mean, look at these gorgeous lil chocolate cookie dough cups. Did I mention that they’re no bake and superrr easy to make? (I guess this technically doesn’t count as upholding my resolution to…

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loaded peppermint brownies

Loaded peppermint brownies – I am sooooo ready to face plant into you ❤️ I bet you’re thinking um helloooo lady Christmas is over what’s with the Christmas dessert?! And I am here to tell you that peppermint deserves a place in our hearts and bellies throughout the whole winter season – not just at Christmas! This was intended to be…

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