Daily Bites

Skinny Stuffed Shells

Sweater season is coming to a close... or at least I am telling myself that. But there are some comforts I am never giving up. And this version of stuffed shells on the skinny let's me have my joy and eat it too. There's something about homemade food. It's just better. Some nights its easier to grab … [Read More...]

Chocolate-Cinnamon Coffee Cake

A simple and sweet moist coffee cake loaded with the bonus of hazelnuts and chocolate. Perfect for breakfast or dessert.  No one tells you being an adult is going to be fun. You see all the big kid pictures, the rock, the home, the countless hours spent climbing the ladder to put food on the table, and … [Read More...]

New Orleans Special Cocktail

Last Tuesday was the big old celebration down in New Orleans. A city that has been on my bucket list for years. Not for the party, but for the history, culture and most of all the food. I know that there are still a lot of places rebuilding from the destruction of Hurricane Katrina, but someday, I want to see … [Read More...]

Baked Croissant French Toast

Layers of buttery croissants are the base for this maple caramel laced baked French toast breakfast.  There's only a few ways to go big for breakfast. One, going out. There's just something about it that makes me happy. It's a ridiculous indulgence that I love every once in a while. Two, getting up and … [Read More...]

Hot Cocoa Cake

This is a double-decker classic chocolate cake with a fun marshmallow creme center and smooth chocolate frosting, polished off with a mountain of marshmallows and a dusting of cocoa powder. Just like a perfect cup of cozy hot chocolate, this cake is fun and will bring a smile to your face, even on the coldest … [Read More...]


Christmas Treats