Chocolate Cake

I am always on the lookout for the perfect chocolate cake recipe. I have tried so many, but they are often too dry, or not chocolatey enough… it’s like Goldilocks over here! But, I think all my searching has finally paid off – I found my favorite chocolate cake recipe! Half Baked Harvest’s Simple Chocolate … More Chocolate Cake

Vegan “Twix” Bars

Recently Greg’s cousin and his family came to the West Coast to visit and we got to spend a lovely afternoon with them. David and Bethany are the owners of B’s Salty and Sweet Bakery in Columbia, Tennessee and they are baking geniuses! Sourdough Bread, Homemade Babka, Pop Tarts… their menu is endless! Cooking for … More Vegan “Twix” Bars

TGIF – fun finds

It’s a big Friday in our house… today is Tay’s 13th birthday! I cannot believe that we have a real teenager in the house (how did this happen?!?) This weekend will be filled with celebration after celebration, so I have to mentally prepare for it all! Nap time, anyone??? One of my sweet students traveled … More TGIF – fun finds

TGIF – fun finds

Happy Last Friday of January!!! It’s hard to believe that this month is pretty much over – it flew by! Between the holidays, helping Greg recover from his surgery, finals at school, and a new term beginning, it was a packed month! As part of my goal to bring happiness and sunshine to people this … More TGIF – fun finds

Peanut Butter Pie

I feel like sometimes you just need a “classic” dessert in your life. Something simple and unfussy… a dessert that is guaranteed to be good… no messing it up. That’s this recipe for Peanut Butter Pie; a simple good dessert. The combo of chocolate and peanut butter is one of my favorites. I think they … More Peanut Butter Pie