Red, White & Blue Tiramisu

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Red white & blue. Tir-a-mis-u. Red white & blue. Tir-a-mis-u. Red white & blue. Tir-a-mis-u. That's what my kids are repeating as they chase each other around my kitchen island while I try to take a picture of this dish. "See, it RHYMES," they squeal with delight. I might duct … [Continue reading]

Baked Spaghetti

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This seems like a ridiculous recipe to post in June, no? It's a comfort food kind of recipe and I should probably save it for winter but it's so easy and good I just can't hold on to it. I made it because I have a dear friend whose mom passed away suddenly and I knew she didn't have it in her to … [Continue reading]

One-handed, one-bowl banana bread

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I used to do a lot of cooking and baking with this little guy strapped to me in a Baby Bjorn. (Please note I did not do anything dangerous like cook … [Continue reading]

Summer Thai Salad

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We spend a chunk of our summer at the baseball field. It is hot and sticky and I spend most of my time trying to entertain my two-year-old, but we … [Continue reading]

S’mores On A Stick

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There is nothing I won't eat if it involves three of my favorite ingredients...graham crackers, chocolate and marshmallows. But put 'em all on a stick … [Continue reading]

Pucker Up! Homemade Strawberry Limeade

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During the summer, we sometimes go to our local Sonic drive-in daily to get strawberry limeades. They're so tangy and refreshing, but I know the Sonic … [Continue reading]

The Best Darn Chocolate Chip Muffins Ever

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Last week I posted these lemon chia seed muffins . They were soooo good, but for this first batch of "summer vacation" muffins I knew I wanted to go … [Continue reading]

Classic Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

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Do you ever get invited to parties where you don't know anyone? Or you just know the host and no one else? It's happened to us a couple of times as … [Continue reading]

Lemon Chia Seed Muffins

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Ch-ch-ch-chia. Does that conjure up images of this for anyone else? Lucky for you, chia seeds don't come from chia pets. I had never heard of … [Continue reading]

Easy Creamy Chicken Enchiladas

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Happy belated Cinco de Mayo! I meant to post these last week, but then I went on vacation and forgot all about you. Something about my toes in the … [Continue reading]