I was trying to think of something fancier to call this cake, but alas, I came up empty. This cake is so good, y'all! I made this cake for Thanksgiving, but it's not exclusively a holiday dessert. It's a wonderfully delicious any time you're craving cake cake! I looked up several apple cake recipes before landing… Continue reading Caramel Apple Cake
A few weekends ago I had the type of Saturday that only comes around once every couple of months. It was a glorious Saturday with absolutely no plans. It was a no-need-for-pants kind of day. This is not to be confused with the type of Saturday where you are bored & wishing for plans. This… Continue reading Fudgy Cocoa Brownies
Last year my husband (then fiance) & I went to Italy with his dad. It was an amazing trip! I had never been to Europe before. We stayed with family in Genoa for most of the trip. They were so warm & welcoming! I'm so glad God worked it out for me to have this new… Continue reading Ricotta Honey Sesame Ice Cream
Recently my husband bought these pancake & sausage on a stick things for breakfast, like a breakfast corn dog with pancake instead of cornbread. A blueberry pancake. I took my first bite at my work desk & it was pretty tasty. Then I looked down at my breakfast pancake dog & saw that it was… Continue reading Blueberry Cake with Lemon Buttercream
My husband & I took a break from all the unpacking, demo-ing, painting, etc. last week to attend our Chapel Bells end-of-the-season party. It was pot luck style, so of course I signed up for dessert, which was great because I had been looking for an excuse to make the best banana pudding ever. I got this… Continue reading The Best Banana Pudding Ever
Tomorrow is Easter! I'm super excited this year. The Lenten season was very meaningful to me. But more on that later here! 🙂 Today my husband & I took our niece to an Easter egg hunt my coworker put on. It was a lot of fun! Everyone brought a little something to contribute, so of… Continue reading Easter Bunny Cake
Tonight is the mid-season premier of The Walking Dead! This is cause for a celebration! And celebration means dessert! In this case, CAKE.
A friend of the family sent us a gift certificate to Crate & Barrel all the way from Italy! It was such a nice gesture. My husband & I ordered the most practical thing we could think of: an ice cream maker! We anxiously awaited its arrival. In the mean time I had made some… Continue reading We all scream for homemade ice cream!