Friday Things

1. I am so ridiculously excited for Christmas this year because Joseph has been talking about Santa Claus and the North Pole and he sort of a little bit is understanding Santa. He’s also...

A plate with slices of nut roll.

Nut Roll Recipe

Homemade Nut Roll is a holiday tradition! This old family recipe only requires one rise and makes churning out tons of nut roll very easy. 

A collage of gifts listed in the stocking stuffers gift guide.

2017 Holiday Gift Guide: Stocking Stuffers Under $25

The 2017 gift guide series concludes with a collection of stocking stuffers all $25 or less

The Weekend Dish: 12/16/2017

Wow, I can’t believe it’s the last Saturday before Christmas weekend! I guess next Saturday technically counts too, but we have our Christmas celebration with my dad’s family that day, so I’m counting that...

Friday Things

1. After quite possibly the longest and most exhausting week ever with Joseph’s croup last week, he’s completely back to normal and both he and Dominic have gifted us with sleeping until nearly 7:30am...

A display of snickerdoodle cookies on a dark serving plate.

The BEST Snickerdoodle Recipe

This is the BEST snickerdoodle recipe you'll ever find! Slightly thick, super chewy, and loaded with cinnamon-sugar... a holiday classic!

Soft biscotti sliced and laying on parchment paper.

Lemon-Chocolate Chip Soft Biscotti

An old recipe from my grandma full of traditional flavors and perfect for gifting over the holidays!

An Oreo truffle ball with a bite taken out.

Oreo Balls

This recipe for Oreo balls (or Oreo truffles, if we're being fancy) is a total classic and a must for holiday cookie trays! Oreo crumbs + cream cheese + dipped in chocolate = heaven.

A collage of cookbooks featured in a 2017 holiday gift guide.

2017 Holiday Gift Guide: Cookbooks

The 2017 gift guide series continues with all of my favorite cookbooks!

The Weekend Dish: 12/9/2017

I hope you’re having a fantastic second weekend of December! What do your weekend plans look like? Shopping? Baking? I’m planning on some serious (online) shopping and whipping up at least a couple of...