Sugar Cookie Bars with Fluffy Frosting

These copy cat Lofthouse sugar cookie bars are fast and easy…and perfect for when you need to feed a small army something deliciously sweet. These remind me of the sugar cookies with frosting you find in the grocery store I used to devour as a kid…except way better!

Dairy Free Chocolate Cake

A few “secret ingredients” give this dark chocolate cake some serious depth and moistness. It’s dairy free, so perfect for those with an allergy or intolerance or if you just don’t have butter in the house. It’s also easy, easy, so it’s a great one to make with kids. Can you ever have too many…

Easy Homemade Lemon Curd

This 15-minute lemon curd is the perfect spread for biscuits, scones, merengues, pies, and other sweet treats.  While you can easily buy store-bought lemon curd, the homemade stuff is more way more flavorful (and has less sugar).  

Asparagus with Prosciutto, Jammy Eggs, and Dijon vinaigrette

It’s quiet in my house.  The husband is still in bed…and so are my kids and it’s FREAKING ME OUT.  It’s also Easter…so instead of lying in bed staring at the ceiling like I usually do if I wake up before my kids, I’m busy baking things for the Easter gathering we’re having at Auntie…

Coconut Macaroons Three Ways

I don’t hate Mondays anymore.  I used to.  I used to have the Sunday scaries – when you have that deep pit in your stomach because you know the next day is work.  Nah.  That takes way too much mental energy, not to mention how bad it is for your health. That was when I’d…

Classic Yellow Birthday Cake

This classic yellow birthday cake is sure to be a crowd pleaser for the next celebration in your life.  This cake is a beloved classic for celebrations for a reason — it’s got a fluffy texture, a moist-but-not-too-moist interior, a decadent chocolate frosting on the exterior…what’s not to love?!

Slow Roasted Salmon with Yogurt Tahini Dressing

Happy April, y’all!  I write to y’all (as usual) from a very dark room that’s only illuminated by a night light and a humidifier light.  The newly 5 year old boy is just about to fall asleep, so I have about 5 more minutes to watch this kiddo fall into (hopefully) a deep slumber.  I’ve…