Baking, Holidays

Classic Pecan Pie with Homemade Whipped Cream

Thanksgiving is a time of many desserts for families across America… you have apple pie, pumpkin pie, cheesecake, and maybe something chocolatey…but my absolute favorite was one that we only got to enjoy on Thanksgiving day. The one I dreamed about all year long was a good ol’… Classic Pecan Pie topped with Homemade Whipped Cream.… Read More Classic Pecan Pie with Homemade Whipped Cream

Baking, Holidays

All-American Classic Apple Crumble Pie

Looking for a great Thanksgiving, 4th of July, Christmas or any holiday dessert? This is it!… Read More All-American Classic Apple Crumble Pie

Baking, Holidays

Applesauce Walnut Spice Cake with Cinnamon Buttercream

What if I told you could make a really delicious, flavorful cake with a boxed cake mix? Using Applesauce, Walnuts Spice Cake and more! Yeah, I know, seems like “cheating” in the baking realm, but I think it’s fair game.  I mean, we are adding more ingredients, so it’s not totally a boxed cake mix….right?!… Read More Applesauce Walnut Spice Cake with Cinnamon Buttercream

Appetizers, Baking, Breakfast, Chocolate, Dessert, Dinner, Drinks, ebook, Holidays

A Delicious Thanksgiving Made Simple eBook!

Hey friends! So I have a big surprise I’ve been keeping under wraps for a few weeks now… I’ve written my first eBook!  As you can probably guess, it’s all about food! Thanksgiving food, specifically! This has been one of the funnest projects I’ve done so far (partially because I got to cook Thanksgiving food… Read More A Delicious Thanksgiving Made Simple eBook!

Baking, Fall Favorites, Holidays

Fall Harvest Apple Bread

Chock-full of apples and cinnamon sugar, this apple bread is the perfect addition to your Thanksgiving dinner, or maybe a nice gift for your neighbors! Or you could make it to keep all for yourself. ;)… Read More Fall Harvest Apple Bread

Dessert, Holidays

Autumn Sweet Potato Pie

Ever had a Sweet Potato Pie? I hadn’t until I started testing this recipe.  Can you believe it? I don’t know how common it is around the US, but here in Miami, it certainly is not.  We eat our sweet potatoes whole, or maybe in a casserole type (topped with toasty marshmallows, please and thank… Read More Autumn Sweet Potato Pie

Baking, Chocolate, Dessert, Holidays

Warm & Toasty Mini S’mores Pies

What is better than traditional s’mores, you ask? Mini S’mores Pies! These little squares of goodness are my new favorite treat.  I love a good fall dessert, and nothing screams Fall more than S’mores.  I know technically, they are a summer dessert, but when you live in Miami, the only time of year you can… Read More Warm & Toasty Mini S’mores Pies

Appetizers, Holidays

Spinach Ricotta Pie

A delicious savory appetizer pie that is perfect for the holidays or a simple vegetarian dinner!… Read More Spinach Ricotta Pie

Baking, Holidays

Cinnamon Sugar Snickerdoodle Pie

I must admit, Snickerdoodle Cookies turn into a delicious Cinnamon Sugar Snickerdoodle Pie… Before we get into this delicious Cinnamon Sugar Snickerdoodle Pie, let me tell you a story… I remember the very first time I had Snickerdoodles.  They weren’t fresh, or even great quality.  They were boxed from the dollar store. I was working… Read More Cinnamon Sugar Snickerdoodle Pie

Baking, Chocolate, Dessert, Holidays

Chocolate Souffles (and Happy New Year!)

This past week, Mikey and I have been staying at my parent’s house with my grandma while they are out of town.  It has been a pretty fun week of going to the movies (La La Land was a great one!), eating out, taking lots of naps and getting ready for the new year (or well,… Read More Chocolate Souffles (and Happy New Year!)