Apple Maple Sugar Cookies

Hey friends!  I’m back!  Hubs and I have been out in the Pacific Northwest on vacation for a bit.  Let me tell you, it was beautiful.  The weather was perfect, the landscape was breathtaking, the trees were massive, and the water … Continue reading

Madeleine Cakelets

For my birthday last year, my sister-in-law and brother gave me a Madeleine Pan.  I had never made the classic French cake/cookie treats before, so it was a very fun surprise!  The pan came from Williams-Sonoma and the store was kind enough … Continue reading

One Year! The Baking Challenge Recap

Wow, wow, wow.  I can’t believe a whole year has already gone by.  On one hand, it definitely feels like a year’s worth of baking has taken place, but on the other hand I feel like I just started blogging! … Continue reading

Molasses Cutouts – Week 32

Christmas is coming!  It’s so very close, and I just can’t wait for it to be here!  Well, I would like a little more time to finish up everything that has to be done before Christmas.  I don’t know how … Continue reading


I am just over halfway through my self-imposed Baking Challenge!  And let me tell you, this has been such a great experience.  Baking, blogging, making new friends, sharing my creations – it has been so much fun! When I first came … Continue reading

Sugar Cookies – Chris & Erin’s I Do BBQ!

My big brother got married last weekend!  Everything was absolutely beautiful, and we had so much fun.  It was so great to see family, friends, and to meet new people.  Congrats, Chris and Erin!  I love y’all and am so happy to … Continue reading

Salted Chocolate-Caramel Rounds – Week 15

Y’all.  These cookies are DELICIOUS.  I’m not trying to yell at you, I’m just trying to make sure you understand just how good they really are.  I love a good cookie, and these have automatically jumped into my top 5. … Continue reading