Guinness Chocolate Chip Cookies

What’s better than chocolate chip cookies? Guinness beer in your chocolate chip cookie! Guinness beer and chocolate come together with semi-sweet, dark, and white chocolate chips in these delicious Guinness Chocolate Chip Cookies. You may be wondering where I’ve been all week. Well, I am now the new mom of twins! A boy and a girl fur babies. I have spent

Poached Pears with Chocolate Ganache

A girls two best friends, wine and chocolate, come together in this simple and elegant dessert of Poached Pears with Chocolate Ganache. You don’t have to possess any baking skills since everything is cooked on the stove top. Yes, poached pears, wine reduction, and chocolate ganache all cooked over the stove top. I did learn some tips to making a successful

Strawberry Shortcakes

I’m so excited to be sharing this recipe for Strawberry Shortcakes with y’all today! For one thing, it’s Valentine’s Day. And these Strawberry Shortcakes are a sweet version of my homemade biscuits. I don’t know about you, but I love biscuits! So light and fluffy. Add in a little sweetness and strawberries and you have the perfect Valentine’s treat for any

Dark Chocolate Fudge Brownies

These Dark Chocolate Fudge Brownies are my newest obsession! You’ll never guess they’re egg-free and gluten-free.  I know y’all remember my Chocolate Brownie Smoothie Bowl from last week. And if you don’t, you need to go back and make it for yourself because some days we all need indulgence and self-love. But do you remember when I mentioned I’d been

Chocolate Brownie Smoothie Bowl

Who ever thought this decadent Chocolate Brownie Smoothie Bowl and healthy would ever be uttered in the same sentence? I have been craving chocolate. And not just any chocolate, but chocolate brownies. I’ve been craving brownies for quite some time but I was able to put my cravings on the back burner. Until now. The inspiration for my Chocolate Brownie

Eggnog Chia Protein Pudding

This egg-free and dairy-free Eggnog Chia Protein Pudding is a healthy way to start your New Year! Chia seeds are one of the top superfoods, full of fiber, protein, and omega-3 fatty acids, along with other vitamins and minerals. Earlier this week I was in a funk. I was eating healthy and getting enough sleep, yet I felt like I

Skillet French Apple Pear Pie

This Skillet French Apple Pear Pie has been in my sights for some time now. Ever since I made my Apple Pie last year, this pie has been on my baking bucket list. Maybe it’s the sweet crumb crust on top or maybe it’s because I get to make this pie in my iron skillet. Whatever the reason it’s been on

Pumpkin Pie

A Pumpkin Pie that gets a kick of flavoring from added bourbon and chai spice. The leaf inspired crust and decorations turns this Pumpkin Pie into a Thanksgiving table centerpiece. It seems odd to be celebrating Thanksgiving week right now. Seems like just yesterday we were celebrating Independence Day. Especially since we’re having a warmer than normal Fall. Climate change

Apple Cranberry Pie

This Apple Cranberry Pie, made with Kyvan Honey Apple Butter, will be the showstopper of your Thanksgiving or Christmas holiday meal. Last week I finally got some inspiration to get into the kitchen to start my Holiday baking, starting with this Apple Cranberry Pie. The weather turning a bit colder helped me in this decision. Seriously, where is Fall? We

Starbucks Chocolate Cinnamon Bread

You’re going to love the combination of chocolate and cinnamon in this Starbucks Chocolate Cinnamon Bread! Enjoyed best with your favorite cup of coffee or tea and loved ones.  Can you believe it’s already November? I can’t. Not when we’re still having sunny 80-degree weather out here in Georgia. Heck, my iris and peonies are starting to poke through the