Fall Into The Season – White Chocolate Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies

Ahhh Fall.  The crisp air, the changing foliage, the emerging of sweaters and boots from the back of the closet, the warm apple cider, and the integration of pumpkin spice into every consumable good possible.  At least that’s how my autumns were growing up in New England.  In New Orleans, fall comes on a little […]

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Sweet Potato Sunday!

Growing up I was always that kid that absolutely REFUSED to eat my vegetables.  I remember sitting at the kitchen table for hours while my mom forced me to have at least one bite of spinach.  My parents tried everything!  They covered the veggies with sauce or cheese, they tried to spruce them up to […]

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More fun with Oreos – Chocolate Chip Oreo Cookie Bars

Do you have a favorite type of Oreo?  Personally I like the ones that come out around Halloween time with the orange frosting.  They don’t taste any different from the regular ones I don’t think, but for some reason the orange makes it easier to consume an entire package of them…  I also like the […]

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All for myself – Single Serve Microwave Oatmeal Cookie

Hello again everybody!  Let me tell you something, I have been busy busy busy since I returned to school.  I forgot how easily my life can become so hectic!  Between the hours of classes, homework, extracurriculars, work, and attempts at socializing I have found that baking has really been placed on the back burner.  A […]

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First week back in the Big Easy – Oreo Marshmallow Bars

Hello friends!  Sorry that it has been almost a whole week since I have posted on here but I had to take a several day hiatus from any baking activity in order to move in to my apartment down here in New Orleans.  Things have been a little hectic and I lacked the means to […]

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One final hurrah – Chocolate Sugar Cookies

I’m pretty much an expert on saying goodbye.  At least three times a year I bid adieu to my home, my family, my boyfriend, and of course, my cat.  Now it is once again time for me to pack up and head down to school in New Orleans.  Once again, I must say goodbye.  Missing […]

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We all scream for ice cream! – Multi-layered Ice Cream Cake

This weekend is my good friend’s birthday!  Since I’ve been so inclined to bake lately I asked him, “If you could have any kind of cake in the entire world for your birthday what would it be?”  Much to my surprise, without a thought, he responded, “ICE CREAM CAKE!”  This man is turning 34.  Regardless, […]

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