Baked Blueberry Doughnuts with Lemon Icing

To say we are doughnut lovers is an understatement.

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Strawberry Banana Bread

Over the last few weeks, Bundle and I have been working through this adorable strawberry themed activity packet for school time. It’s been so fun anticipating spring and strawberry-picking season!

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Unfried Ice Cream

 

Fried ice cream is one of those decadent, one-of-a-kind treats that makes me think of wearing the Carlos O’Kelley’s sombrero on your birthday. It’s not something I ever thought about making at home…

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February Pinterest Baking List

The last week of January seemed to fly by – I can’t believe it’s February already! But that’s exciting, since it means that a new baking list is due! If you didn’t see my January Pinterest Baking List or haven’t seen my Pinterest page yet, please check it out! There are tons of fabulous recipes from several other beautiful blogs, along with a lot of other fun stuff from my boards.

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Sweet & Sour Hawaiian Salad with Pineapple Vinaigrette

Last week, I published a recipe for Heart-Healthier Flourless Brownies, in keeping with our family’s new health goals. They were a hit here, so I thought I’d post a few more recipes that we’re testing out!

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Chunky Monkey Breakfast Squares

Making this recipe was a late night (chocolate-craving-induced) decision, so the name for these cocoa, chocolate chip, oat and banana squares is definitely goofy. But don’t let the name fool you! They’re quick to make, perfectly delicious, and a healthful choice for on-the-go snacking.

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Blogger Recognition Award

blogger recognition award

Hi, friends!

I’m excited to announce that I’ve been nominated by Bea from BeaFreitas for the Blogger Recognition Award! If you haven’t checked out her great lifestyle blog, – beauty, fashion, style and more – please do and click follow!

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Spiced Vanilla Latté Simmer Scent

Although baking is fairly high on my priority list during Christmastime, there are some days that we just can’t fit it in. Sadly, we don’t have a Starbucks nearby either, for an emergency coffee-scented atmosphere. Thankfully though, that doesn’t mean my house can’t smell like a coffee house or a freshly baked holiday dessert, though!

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Chocolate Dipped Orange Butter Cookies

 

A few years ago, I obtained this vintage cookie press from one of my mom’s friends who was getting rid of it. How cool looking is it?!

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No-Bake Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Granola Bars

Sometimes you just need an immediate snack. No prep, no fuss…and most conveniently, something out of a wrapper.

Since it can be tough to find time for snack-prepping, and since pre-packaged snacks can get expensive, I decided a few years ago to create my own. Today, I want to share it with you!

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