A display of chocolate cupcakes with peanut butter frosting.

Dark Chocolate Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Frosting

These dark chocolate cupcakes are loaded with rich chocolate flavor, and topped with a light and creamy peanut butter frosting. Sublime!

The Weekend Dish: 2/24/2018

Hellllllo weekend! We are finally all healthy again here, wahoo! After a busy week, we’re just hanging here and getting caught up on house stuff today… all the fun stuff like laundry and cleaning...

Friday Things

1. Last week, Joseph had his first independent swim lesson (no more mommy-and-me, *sniff*) and he was a little weepy off and on throughout, which the instructor said was totally normal for the first...

A slice of eggplant parmesan being lifted out of the pan.

Best Eggplant Parmesan Recipe

My father-in-law's signature dish that always receives rave reviews; layers of fried eggplant, pasta sauce and tons of cheese!

A loaf of pull-apart milk bread.

Milk Bread Recipe

A fabulous recipe for the iconic soft and fluffy bread that can be made into loaves, pull-apart bread, rolls, or split-top buns.

Welcome Our New (Furry) Family Member!

I teased our new addition on The Weekend Dish on Saturday, and here she is… ! Say hello to Judith! She is a 16-month-old Golden Retriever, and officially joined our family on Friday. If...

The Weekend Dish: 2/17/2018

Hello and Happy Saturday to you! Whew has it been a WEEK here – my cold got worse, I got a fever, had to get swabbed for the flu (ugh, not fun) and finally...

Friday Things

1. These boys are finally back to their happy, crazy, non-sick selves! Dominic ended up with a double ear infection at the end of last week but after two doses of meds he was...

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Hello, hello and Happy Valentine’s Day to you! I wanted to pop in and say hi and let you know I’m still over here (no early baby!), but I’m still sick and my head...

The Weekend Dish: 2/10/2018

Happy weekend to you! I hope that your week was better than ours… Joseph came down with a nasty chest cold last Saturday and the rest of us caught it by Tuesday. After being...