Brownie Cheesecake Dip

Much to the chagrin of my husband, I am not a camper.  Don’t get me wrong, I love campfires, hiking and star gazing, BUT I also love comfortable beds, flushing toilets and air conditioning!  Even so, I have two little girls who are begging to go camping, so we are going to compromise! On June […]

Pink Lemonade Pie

  I just about squealed with delight when I saw my peonies had bloomed on Sunday!!!  I love peonies, they are such a romantic flower.  I wanted to have peonies in my bridal bouquet, but the florist said I would be disappointed if their delicate petals didn’t hold up to the heat and duration of the day.  […]

Strawberry + Basil Scones

My kids go through a carton of strawberries like it’s a box of candy, they can’t get enough!  They will eat them straight off the stem, but I love to incorporate them into summer salads and desserts.  Strawberry + Basil Scones are the perfect way to kick off summer this Memorial Day weekend! You don’t need many utensils to […]

Chocolate Chip Butter Tarts

  If you’re looking for an delicious dessert to make with the kiddos, you just found it!  Not only are Chocolate Chip Butter Tarts easy to make, but these bite-size treats are already in perfect kid-size portions.   Baking with my kids is one of my favorite things to do.  I hope one day they […]

Coconut Apricot Cake {Gluten Free}

I’ve been sharing gluten free desserts on my blog for a few weeks now, and I’ve come to a few conclusions: 1.  Baking with almond and coconut flour is expensive. 2.  Baked goods containing almond and coconut flour are delicious. 3.  Cookies made with almond flour are really crispy the first day, but they lose their […]