New York Pumpkin Cheesecake

It’s finally here, the one day out of the year where we get to eat everything on the table without guilt. I love Thanksgiving! And I love Thanksgiving dessert most of all! Blame it on my sweet tooth. Hey, this day only comes once a year so I’m going to live a little and indulge my sweet tooth with this

Soft Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

You are going to love these Soft Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies! I’m not just saying this either because I’m a foodie. I first tried Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies a few years ago and didn’t much care for them. I was like, “meh.” I much prefer Oatmeal Raisin Cookies over these! I can live without these cookies in my life. After

Cherry Pie

Wow! I can’t believe summer is coming to an end and Fall is just around the corner! Good-bye to those long summer days spent with my puppies outdoors. Along with a few of things I don’t like about summer – all those pesky insects (mosquitos, yellow jackets, and flies to name a few) people’s short, hot tempers, and steamy, sleepless

Black and White Banana Bites

Trying to stay cool during this heatwave almost makes you forget that we are nearing the end of summer. Yes, school is just around the corner! This can be a happy moment for some of you! And maybe a not-so-happy moment for those who are already dreading the back-to-school shopping coming up in your near future. But let’s just not

Watermelon Mint Popsicles

If you live in the Midwest or South, you know it’s been hot! Actually, hot is an understatement. It’s been unbearably, inhumanely, HOT, HOT, HOT!!! I heard it got to 110F degrees in Kansas! Is anybody else, besides me, looking forward to the cooler days of Fall? I know we can’t just wish Fall here, so we have to do what

Watermelon Popsicles

I don’t usually talk about movies here because it’s off subject for a food blog, but I just finished watching Moana on Netflix and I loved it! Moana is one of the best Disney movies I’ve seen in a long time! I love the characters Moana and Maui. Dwayne Johnson is the personification of Maui! The facial expressions and the

Chocolatey Chocolate Chip Cookies

Who doesn’t love chocolate chip cookies? Chocolate chip cookies are so loved that they’re considered an all-American favorite. It’s been awhile since I shared a cookie with y’all, about two weeks, but who’s counting? Can you forgive me? These past few weeks have been busy since I brought the pups home. Between playing and training them, I’ve been dog proofing

How to Make Homemade Wine Ice Cream

Now that Spring is here, what better way to celebrate sunny days than with homemade ice cream. Not to mention homemade wine ice cream! Yes, you can learn how to make homemade wine ice cream with your favorite wine with this easy step-by-step tutorial. So let’s pop open a bottle of wine and raise a glass as you get to churning

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