Five Easy Valentine’s Day Desserts

Treats for All I find that most people either love or loathe Valentine’s Day.  I am somewhat indifferent to the holiday, but I enjoy the excuse to eat chocolate and candy without remorse.  John has always gotten me the sweetest gifts: chocolates from Moonstruck, flowers from New Seasons, macarons and port wine from Pix Patisserie. …

Cake Mix Cookies

You know when you’ve found a recipe that delights and enchants everyone who tries it?  Cake mix cookies are one of those recipes.  I have been making these cookies on and off for the last ten years, and the common responses after eating them are: OHMYGODTHESEAREAMAZINGOMNOMNOM. INEEDTHISRECIPENOWGOBBLEGOBBLEGOBBLE. WHATISTHESECRETTHESEAREADDICTINGMORE!MORE!MORE! The truth is, there is no secret. …

Heavenly Cauliflower Buffalo Wings

Superbowl Sunday is fast-approaching, and you’re wondering: What do I make?  What do I bring?  What’s easy?  What’s delicious?  What will please everybody? Look no further than cauliflower buffalo wings!   Ew, Kyrie.  Gross. I know, I know – it doesn’t sound the most scrumptious.  But I promise you, if you are being forced to entertain…

Eight Desserts to Try in Thailand

Another Thailand post – yay!  I could write a million blog posts about Thailand, but you might get grossed out when I start blogging about mosquito bites and locations of said bites.  Instead, I’ll write about what I love most: desserts!  When John and I embarked on our long journey/honeymoon to Bangkok, I realized that…

Top 5 Most Popular Posts of 2017 + Goals for 2018

Happy 2018!  Can you believe 2017 flew by so quickly?  Or maybe it didn’t.  I do remember several days waking up to the daily “what did Trump do now?”, and those days seemed to drag on forever.  Regardless of any POTUS shenanigans, 2017 was a good year.  In no particular order, here are my favorite…