It took me a few tries to find a from-scratch monkey bread recipe that was blog-worthy (aka really, really good!), but I found one!! I feel like monkey bread recipes can be broken into two general categories – caramel monkey bread that is more like sticky buns and monkey bread that   Read More ...

You guys, somehow I have mono at 29 years old! Like seriously, who waits until they are 29 to get mono?!? This is supposed to be a disease of teenagers and it’s terrible….ugh! I’m almost   Read More ...

For the longest time pecan pie was my favorite dessert. I still like it, but it’s not my absolute favorite dessert anymore. (I’m not even sure I have one?!) When I spotted this recipe – which   Read More ...

I’m generally a purist when it comes to carrot cake (see THIS recipe) – hold the pineapple, coconut, raisins, etc – BUT this Pineapple Carrot Cake has made me a believer! 😉 I loved the   Read More ...

I had been craving warm chocolate cake with a big scoop of vanilla ice cream for dayyyyss, so I finally gave in and made myself this chocolate cake! It was totally worth every. single. calorie!   Read More ...

A special guy sent me the prettiest flowers with the sweetest note ever ❤️. My dad built a greenhouse and is all-in on the garden stuff this year – strawberries, potatoes, carrots, beets, turnips, radishes, lettuce,   Read More ...

I bought 6 super green bananas, and then let them (all 6!) sit on my counter until they were wayyy too ripe for me to eat. I already had several bananas in the freezer, so   Read More ...

It’s been a while guys! Too long, actually! But I’m baaaack…with an easy, delicious soup recipe for you! =) After working 9 (long) days in a row, I woke up on my first day off   Read More ...

I promise I’m not trying to turn this blog into a travel blog, but I have been traveling a lot lately (read about Iceland here!). And I love it! =) I just got back from   Read More ...

As I was cleaning my house, I noticed a thin layer of dust on my stand mixer. DUST ON MY KITCHEN AID?!? How did this even happen?? Had it seriously been that long since I   Read More ...