Origin Story

With the resurgence of so many superhero movies and shows, and the pestering of my boss, I realized that I never really explained why I started this blog or where my seemingly odd name choice came from.  For starters, the reason I started this blog was not to be “discovered” or to become insta-famous.  I happen … More Origin Story


One of the downsides of living so far away from family, besides all of the obvious things, is traveling during the holidays. My husband and I typically bite the bullet and just suck it up, but this year has been insane.  We have both been traveling a ton and it just doesn’t make sense this … More Friendsgiving

Spice Cookies

It may not be fall yet everywhere in the US, but it Seattle it feels like fall is fully upon us.  The changing of the season comes the changing of recipes and the social acceptability of making everything pumpkin flavored. I am all for hopping on the pumpkin wagon and don’t worry, those recipes are … More Spice Cookies

House Granola

Every house has staples that are always in the pantry and ours was on the healthy side.  There were no Lunchables, Froot by the Foot, or Capri Sun to be found, but we did have a pantry full of nuts and dried fruit. With those two things on hand, the possibilities are virtually infinite. One … More House Granola

Oatmeal Cream Pies

I think that everyone growing up had a favorite Little Debbie treat that would occasionally show up in their lunch box or an after school snack.  Be it a Cosmic Brownie, Zebra Cake, Swiss Roll, or Fudge Round, just the sight of the box would send joy and excitement through your body just waiting to devour … More Oatmeal Cream Pies