Life has been fast and furious lately – normal for this time of year, I guess – leaving me less time for blogging! =( I’ve still been eating (I rarely miss a meal….I’ve got too much of my dad in me haha!), but just haven’t been taking the time to style   Read More ...

This is barely a “recipe” but so delicious that I thought it was worth sharing. Oftentimes the simplest recipes/food is the best. Am I right?? 😉 I love roasting vegetables because it gives them soooo much flavor! (And it’s so easy!) You could even throw these in a grill basket if   Read More ...

I almost titled this “The Easiest Grilled Shrimp EVER”! It’s seriously so easy, and I bet you even have all the ingredients on hand. Shrimp are a weeknight-dinner lifesaver anyway, since they cook in 5   Read More ...

My cousin turned 10 yesterday. He requested a chocolate cake with chocolate frosting, and I was more than happy to comply! I made a chocolate sheet cake (THIS recipe in 9×13 pan) and topped it with   Read More ...

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   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 ...