Friday Things #349

1. Joseph has been absolutely obsessed with reading lately, and it is so much fun to watch. He has learned a ton of “sight words” at school, but now wants to know what every...

A collage of kitchen-related gift ideas.

Holiday Gift Guide For Foodies

If the person you’re shopping for loves to cook or bake, you’ll find something perfect for them in this holiday gift guide for foodies. A collection of some of my favorite items and those...

The Weekend Dish: 12/7/2019

Hello hello and happy weekend to you! I’m hoping (fingers crossed!) it’s a healthy one for our crew and after pre-Thanksgiving prep then Christmas decorating, we’re looking forward to a low key couple of...

Friday Things #348

1. Hello friends! It’s been awhile! I took last week off from Friday Things since we were holiday-ing, so I feel like it’s been an eternity since we chatted. Did you have a nice...

A loaf of chocolate babka with two slices laying in front.

December Bake-Along: Chocolate Babka

This chocolate babka is rich and decadent, loaded with a buttery chocolate filling and topped with delicious streusel. Perfect for celebrations and extra-special breakfasts!

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The Ultimate List of Christmas Baking Ideas

This is the ULTIMATE LIST of ideas for Christmas cookies, candy, bar desserts, cakes, and breads. No boring holiday cookie trays for you!

The Weekend Dish: 11/23/2019

Happy weekend before Thanksgiving! One more short week before the holiday madness hits. Are you spending time prepping for turkey day? Relaxing and putting your feet up? Starting on Christmas shopping or decorating since...

Friday Things #347

1. We have been on a serious illness bender here, ugh! Joseph and my husband have not been sick, but Dominic, Isabelle and I have sure made up for it. Those two have had...

A photo of Thanksgiving dessert table with text overlay.

Our 2019 Thanksgiving Menu

A rundown of everything being served for Thanksgiving, from cocktails and appetizers to how to prepare the turkey, vegetables, side dishes and, of course, dessert!

Mashed potatoes in a serving bowl with a wooden spoon.

The Most Perfect Mashed Potatoes

Perfect Mashed Potatoes! A super simple technique makes all the difference - get wonderfully creamy mashed potatoes each and every time.