Category Archives: Holiday

4 Egg-Filled Easter Brunch Recipes

Easter doesn’t make a lot of sense when you think about it. There’s a bunny but bunnies don’t lay eggs, so why are you searching for them? And where does the candy come in? Assuming you’re not having plastic eggs filled with dollar bills and chocolate candies, you might want to have something a little…

3 Irish Cream Dessert Recipes

St. Patricks Day has never been a favorite holiday. Perhaps because my birthday’s right around the corner, or Easter which is centered around chocolate eggs filled with candy(I mean, what’s not to love?). Potatoes, beer, and colcannon just don’t do it for me. But there’s one Irish food I can get down with. Irish cream…

12 Months Of Recipes: 2013

“Oh God, not another list!” is admittedly what I think whenever someone posts one of these year-end roundups. Bear with me if you feel the same. Last year I had gone through all my posts from 2012 and picked my favorites from each month. I liked the idea a lot and wanted to do it…

Last Minute Christmas Desserts

T’was the day before Christmas When all through the house Not a stove pot was stirring So I went and grabbed my mouse.   Click after click, Page after page I searched for a dessert That’d be all the rage. Chocolate or Nutella, Peanut butter or not, I just needed something quick I could make…

Hot Amaretto Mochas

I’ve gone through stages of coffee drinking. First was the “decaf black coffee is the way to go.” Then came the “I don’t drink coffee, just tea,”  followed by “I only drink coffee when my coworkers do.” Now comes the “I’ll drink coffee when you put Bailey’s in it” time of year. This drink is…

Holiday Vanilla Chex Mix

I don’t know about you but I usually don’t expect to like any cereal without “Chocolate” or “Reese’s” in its name—Those are just my personal preferences. But shockingly I’ve found a new favorite that doesn’t fit into either of those categories. I got a box of Vanilla Chex back in September when they invited me…

Nutella Cranberry Sauce

Cranberry sauce has always had an awkward place at the Thanksgiving table. Whether it’s homemade or canned, smooth or chunky, organic or not, no one ever quite knows whether to have it with dinner or dessert. This cranberry sauce is unabashedly for your dessert menu. It’s tart, sweet, spicy, nutty, and a little citrusy—all the…

Just Photos: 4th of July

Happy Holidays

This is going to be a busy weekend. No matter what you celebrate, I hope you get the chance to enjoy some relaxation and time with family. Here are a few photos from around my neighborhood and house that I thought I’d share. Happy holidays!

Thanksgiving 2011

Expect a lot of recipes to come next week. Until then I’ll be digesting pie and Christmas shopping for myself online. I suggest you do the same.

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