Brown Butter & Almond Shortbread Cookies

These whipped brown butter and almond cookies go great with a glass of milk! Baking has been a great past time lately. I’ve been trying out new ways of utilizing some rather boring ingredients. Just by browning the butter and adding some crunch from the almonds. (which takes no time at all) This recipe turned…

Cinnamon Rolls Cream Cheese Topping

Cinnamon rolls are the perfect night before do- ahead that make getting up a lot more exciting! Classic brown sugar and cinnamon filled rolls topped with a perfect cream cheese frosting. A lot of baking has been happening here. Today I was thinking long term baking. Something I could make now and also freeze well…

Smores Cheesecake Bars

I’ve been bitten by the baking bug! When I went on my last grocery shopping trip it was all with baking in mind. I was excited to get home and start baking one of the many recipe in mind. When the excitement and euphoria wore off I realized I don’t bake… Often. That’s not going…

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate chip cookies are hands down the number one cookie made in my house. A close second are snickerdoodles. I keep a couple of go-to recipes for chocolate chip cookies depending on my mood. Sometimes I want chewy ones, sometimes the big ones that seem to not want to spread and the extra thin and…

Dye- Free Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

Let me start off by saying this started out as a total experiment for me. It was something that popped in my head it went straight into my recipe journal and I got to work. Now this is just an adaption to my standard chocolate chip cookie recipe Just with the addition of the infused…

Spiced Applesauce Cake

Oh the art of baking. Baking isn’t something I preplan for me it’s a mood. I wasn’t naturally drawn to baking as I was cooking. In fact I hated it. I really didn’t come into my own with baking until after years of forceful practice, a lot (and I mean a lot) of patience, and…

Creamy Lemon Bars

These are THE creamiest lemon bars I’ve ever eaten. Lemon bars were probably the first thing I baked when I first started out. They were also the first recipe I got comfortable enough with to start tweaking and experimenting. One of my early experiments included using sweet and condensed milk and since then I never…

Chocolate Chip Muffins w/ Crumb Topping

You know what I hate about misplacing kitchen appliances or equipment? Its wondering where the heck it could have gone and wondering what whomever took it is doing with it. This was the case with my muffin pans. Why is there only one? I coulda sworn I had more. What could’ve happened? Although this mystery…