Holiday Cookies

Love them or hate them (although I am not sure it is possible to hate them) holiday cookies are a defining part of the season.  For me, it is yet another reason to dirty every dish in my kitchen and give out cookies.  I personally don’t think there are any rules or guidelines when it … More Holiday Cookies


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

Lucky Treats

I know it has been too long since I posted anything, but the struggle is real.  Between the heat, long hours at work, and just feeling kinda drained lately, the creative juices haven’t really been flowing.  Then in a sudden spurt of inspiration, a.k.a scrolling through Instagram, I knew what fun thing I wanted to … More Lucky Treats

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