An overhead shot of a stack of bagels on parchment paper.

Homemade Bagels

This recipe for homemade bagels includes all of the tips for making traditional water bagels, including refrigerating overnight, boiling and baking.

The Weekend Dish: 8/18/2018

Hello hello! I hope you had a fantastic week! My husband and I are planning a little day date today – some shopping, lunch, and we’ll see what else. What do you have going...

Friday Things

1. Isabelle had her four-month checkup last week and she is basically perfection. She’s growing wonderfully (80th percentile height and 50th for weight), sleeping like a champ (minus a little 4-month regression hiccups a...

Three-layer chocolate cake on a serving platter with cut side exposed.

The Best Chocolate Cake Recipe

This triple-layer chocolate cake from scratch is easy to make and turns out moist every single time. It's the only chocolate cake recipe you'll ever need!

Stand mixer whisk attachment with a ton of chocolate frosting.

The Best Chocolate Frosting

This easy chocolate frosting recipe is the BEST! Made with melted chocolate, it's perfect for cakes, cupcakes, brownies... anything!

The Weekend Dish: 8/11/2018

Happy happy Saturday to you! It totally baffles me that we’re already nearly halfway through August, totally bananas! I hope you’ve had a fantastic week and you have something good in store for the...

Friday Things

1. We had Isabelle’s baptism on Sunday, and it was absolutely wonderful. We had a great weekend leading up to it with our friends here from Virginia; the kids had a ball playing and...

Triangles of baklava stacked on a plate.

Classic Baklava Recipe

A classic recipe for Baklava, the traditional Greek pastry made with ground nuts and layers of phyllo dough, drizzled with a spiced honey syrup.

Multiple peanut butter cups cut in half, lined up, cut side up.

Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

A homemade version of Reese's peanut butter cups. This easy recipe comes together quickly and is great for gifting or stashing in your freezer!

The Weekend Dish: 8/4/2018

This weekend Isabelle is getting baptized! We’re excited to share her special day with our family and friends, and are looking forward to our close friends coming to visit for the occasion. Joseph will...