Cooking, Recipes, Winter Recipes

Brown Sugar Snickerdoodles

I received a copious amount of brown sugar from Dixie Crystals as part of the Third Annual Good Cookies Food Bloggers' Valentine's Event. The decision to craft a recipe around their generous gift, however, was my own. It's a terrific day to talk about dessert! Wait - isn't every day a good day to talk… Continue reading Brown Sugar Snickerdoodles

Cooking, Recipes, Winter Recipes

Cranberry Orange Scones

I'm starting to think I'll put cranberry in anything I bake these days. Cookies. Trail mix. And definitely these delicious cranberry orange scones! I was supposed to bring you a Motherhood post here, but we were so busy last weekend, I didn't get a chance to snap our Baby Bean's six month photos! We'll visit… Continue reading Cranberry Orange Scones

Cooking, Recipes, Winter Recipes

Seared Maple Balsamic Pork Chops

Want a recipe that will wow your dinner guests, fill you up, and not break the bank? Try these easy seared maple balsamic pork chops! When I think of elegant meals I can get on the table that will impress friends and be fairly easy, when it's a small group, I can spring for a… Continue reading Seared Maple Balsamic Pork Chops

Cooking, Recipes, Winter Recipes

Cajun Eggs Benedict

What you'll read here is a mixture of family favorite recipes and the influence of my office mate, who should have won Husband of the Year for 2012. Here's why. The wife of said office mate was really interested in photography, but as a busy mom of three, she just hadn't given herself the time… Continue reading Cajun Eggs Benedict

Cooking, Recipes, Winter Recipes

Bacon + Eggs Breakfast Pizza

There was a time in my life - back in my mid twenties, when I had a working metabolism - when I could have very easily subsisted just on pizza. It wouldn't be too hard, considering the vast variety of beautiful flavor combinations you can serve up in pizza form. Pizza is the ultimate flavor… Continue reading Bacon + Eggs Breakfast Pizza