Dinner Mash-Ups

The last couple of months have involved a lot of single parenting nights around here. Matt’s been busy with an after-work project that meets every Monday evening, which means he doesn’t get home until after the girls have gone to bed. Plus, that also means that I’m on my own for dinner those nights. I’ve […]

My {New} Favorite Cookies

I can’t even begin to tell you how many blog posts are just hanging out in my mental “queue” just waiting to be typed out and shared. The cute mugs from Cuppa Kim’s Second Annual Mugswap, our weekend trip to Itasca State Park, Maggie’s Going Away Party, last week’s {Instagram} Friday… seriously. Part of the […]

Breakfast Burritos

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We’ve been on a breakfast for dinner kick around here lately. Pancakes, Eggs Benedict, waffles, and most recently, breakfast burritos. I’ve tried lots of different recipes {that are practically all the same} and have settled on this variation that I adapted from The America’s Test Kitchen Family Cookbook. It’s quickly become a favorite, and we’ve […]

Mandarin Muffins

Mandarin Muffins

Yesterday my friend Kate shared on Twitter that she was baking some blueberry bran muffins and asked what everyone else’s favorite muffin was. I started thinking about it… I love sweet blueberry muffins with fat berries that pop in your mouth, or tangy lemon poppyseed, and I can’t possibly forget about moist and gooey chocolate […]

Cap’n Crunchies

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These little clusters were one of my favorite special treats when I was growing up. They’re loaded with all sorts of goodies, and the result is the perfect combination of sweet & salty melty crunchiness. Mum only made them once a year for special occasions, and now I find myself thinking about them around Easter… […]