christmas · cookies · Desserts

Kid Friendly Molasses Cookie “Gingerbread” Men

You look at these cookies and you call them gingerbread men, right? They’re so cute, but they’re also an aquired taste.  Will your kids eat gingerbread men? Mine won’t. “Too spicy” they say. I’ll be honest and tell you guys I don’t really care for ginger in baked goods either. I leave it out of… Continue reading Kid Friendly Molasses Cookie “Gingerbread” Men

christmas · Desserts · pies

Apple Berry Pie

My favorite pie from my favorite pie shop is the Apple Berry Pie from the Snohomish Pie Company, which is a local small business pie shop that I absolutely love.  Actually, the only “store bought” pie that I buy is from this shop.  They have an apple berry pie with a crumb topping that is… Continue reading Apple Berry Pie

Desserts

Nan’s Simple and Perfect Thanksgiving Stuffing

Originally posted on Rumbly in my Tumbly:
There is a long held belief that the smell that makes everybody who walks into your house say “Smells like Thanksgiving in here!” comes from the turkey.  I am a firm believer that the smell actually comes from the stuffing.   If you ever cook a turkey without stuffing…

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Supporting adoption through amazing handmade jewelry by ChestineDesign

Hi friends- I have a very rare non-food related post to share with you, because I think it’s just so cool.  First, I want to tell you about my friend, Chelsea.  I first met Chelsea just a few years ago at my sister’s bachelorette party.  My sister made us go “glamping” (which is just a… Continue reading Supporting adoption through amazing handmade jewelry by ChestineDesign

cookies · Desserts · Fall (Halloween & Thanksgiving)

Brown Butter Iced Pumpkin Cookies

It’s hard for me to post new pumpkin recipes.  Every once in a while though, right when I start to think I have made all the pumpkin things, a great new recipe comes along, like these pumpkin sugar cookies. I saw this on one of those wonderful little Facebook cooking videos that makes it look… Continue reading Brown Butter Iced Pumpkin Cookies

Breads · Desserts · Fall (Halloween & Thanksgiving)

Apple Cranberry Quick Bread

In today’s episode of Diary of a Sick Woman, I confess to you all that I ate, all by myself, (for all intents and purposes,) this entire loaf of bread in under 36 hours. Listen, I’m not proud of it. My life is a constant battle between my love of food and my desire to… Continue reading Apple Cranberry Quick Bread

Breads · Desserts · Fall (Halloween & Thanksgiving)

Fudgiest Ever Pumpkin Bread {with brown butter icing}

Oh joy, it is September.  The “ember” months.  My most favorite four months of the whole entire year.  For me, it’s not just the pumpkin spiced everything, although I certainly enjoy that part.  It’s the coziness of fall.  The boots and the sweaters, the cool weather, the pumpkins, the anticipation of the holiday season, and… Continue reading Fudgiest Ever Pumpkin Bread {with brown butter icing}