Maple Cinnamon Shortbread with Millstone® Coffee

Maple Cinnamon Shortbread with Millstone Coffee

Are you a dunker? No, not the kind of dunker when you are at the fair and that annoying person is yelling rude things about you at the dunk tank. The kind of dunker in which you dunk things in your coffee? I know a lot of people like to dunk donuts into their coffee. […]

French Press Coffee – The Perfect Cup with Millstone® Coffee

Millstone Coffee

Dear Coffee, We first met when I was a young child as I stole a sip from my Mother’s coffee cup. I must admit, your flavor was strong and bitter, definitely not for me. Even though your taste made me crinkle my nose, your aroma always delighted my senses. Was this a sign you would […]

Oven Baked Ribs

Oven baked ribs

Yeah, well this whole temporary apartment living is really putting a kink in my grilling style. SO when you have no grill, you must resort to the oven. Keeping my oven on for 4 hours here in Tampa when its eleven millionth degrees doesn’t make me happy..but I NEEDED ribs. Ribs in the oven are […]

Rubbermaid® LunchBlox™ Giveaway

Rubbermaid LunchBlox Giveaway

It’s been ohhhh, 7 months since I have had a giveaway here…ekkk. Sorry. I am obsessed with these Rubbermaid® LunchBlox™ sets, so when Rubbermaid® wanted to know if I would host a giveaway; I couldn’t turn them down. I started using these in my kids lunch boxes last year and they are a life saver! […]

Peach Cobbler

Peach Cobbler

Oh, hi. It’s been a while. I have crawled out of my hole to share a super duper easy recipe with you. Peaches are sweet and delicious right now, but I can only be heathy so much by eating one in it’s natural state. To set the record straight, I have been eating about 2 […]

How to Poach an Egg {Video}

How to poach an egg

Guess what tomorrow is??? It’s National Egg Day. I’m celebrating with Poached Eggs, is there anything else better in the world? Poaching an egg is my favorite way to prepare eggs. My whole life, I have been a sucker for a beautiful runny egg yolk. When I was a kid, I would get a sunny […]

Shrimp Cobb Salad with Creamy Vinaigrette

Shrimp Cobb Salad with Creamy Vinaigrette

What screams summer? Well besides ice-cream? Salad. Yep, you’re correct. Salad. Sure, salads are good and all, and Cobb Salads are the bomb diggity ; but I wanted something a little out of the ordinary. I took the traditional ham and/or turkey out of the mix and replaced it with oven roasted shrimp. Soooo Yum. […]

Dark Cherry Buttermilk Cake

Dark Cherry Buttermilk Cake

Quick post for you today, because I am dreaming of this cake! Remember my FABULOUS trip to California for Dole Summit 2014? Well, they made this absolutely amazing Dark Cherry Buttermilk cake that was CRAZY GOOD. Not too sweet, just sweet enough to curb my ridiculous cake sweet tooth! And the plus…only 200 calories per […]

Rice Krispies Dipper Treats

RICE KRISPIES DIPPER TREATS

Sometimes you just need a fun and easy treat to do with the kids. We were basically rained in the house for 2 days last week, so we needed something to occupy our time with. Rice Krispie Dipper Treats were the perfect solution. They are quick and easy and you can dress the up with […]

Mississippi Roast

Mississippi Roast

Oh heavens me. I can not even begin to explain to you how DELICIOUS and EASY this dinner is. When I say delicious, I mean to say like an explosion of flavor in your pie hole. And when I say EASY, I mean, there is no mixing, no stirring…really, you basically do nada to prepare […]

Strawberry Cheesecake Streusel Muffins

Strawberry Cheesecake Streusel Muffins

These muffins y’all. ARE.SO.GOOD. Truth be told, you put a crunchy crumb topping on anything and it’s bound to be delish. If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll remember we picked 10 pints of strawberries. We froze half, ate a quarter and used the rest in these tender, oh so flavorful muffins! Happy Monday. Hope […]

Italian Egg Salad Crostini

Italian Eggs Salad Crostini

Egg Salad is like one of my favorite things in the world! Did you know it’s National Egg Salad Week? Best week ever. I am usually a traditionalist when it comes to things like egg salad and tuna salad, but I wanted to come up with something that would “Fancy It Up”. Let me explain […]

Ombre Dot Cake

Ombre Dot Cake

Sigh. My oldest turned 11 and it makes me sad. My ovaries twitch for maybe 2 seconds and then I think of sleepless nights and spit-up soaked shoulders and then my reproductive organs shrink right back down. If you have been following my blog for a few years, you know I try to make my […]