WOW!!! Has it really been that long since I’ve last posted?? CRAZY!!! Well, I’m back in a new season with a new recipe!!! *insert praise hands emoji* It’s late spring now… and now it FINALLY feels like summer is approaching. Up until a few days ago it’s been feeling like early April instead of June! … More Sugar Cookie Cherry Pie
Even though you wouldn’t know it here on the east coast… IT’S THE FIRST DAY OF SPRING!!! That means it’s time to break out your pastels and flower prints!!! Ok… well maybe not yet… there’s still snow on the ground here. But we can at least start baking like the weather is warmer!! So… yesterday … More Funfetti Cake Batter Cookies!!!!
Ahhhhh February!!! The month of brutally cold weather (except this year has been unseasonably warm most places), Valentine’s Day and if you live down south… MARDI GRAS!! Being from Louisiana, I grew up celebrating Mardi Gras. There are parades, masquerade balls, beads, Doubloons, masks and feathered costumes!!! There is also, of course, the food. Which … More Homemade King Cake
If you have been reading my blog for a while, you know that I ADORE my southern roots! I may have moved to NYC YEARS ago and now live in New Jersey, but my heart will always belong to my home state and the south. For me, there’s nothing better than collard greens, cornbread or … More Quick and Easy Drop Buttermilk Biscuits
Well… Here we are! All fresh from holiday break!!! This Christmas season came and went so quickly!! It was here, then gone. In a blink of an eye! Needless to say, I’m a little down about it. The entire month of December is my favorite part of the year. Everything is so colorful and lively! … More Brown Sugar and Pecan Oatmeal Cookies
I have a last minute Christmas cookie idea for you!!!! So… I’ve been baking my ballerina butt off this last week or so. I made DOZENS of Gingerbread men for a friend’s Christmas party. Baked and shipped a few dozen to some out of town friends. And baked over 100 cookies for my ballet classes … More Chocolate Chip (and Eggnogg, if you want) Snickerdoodles
*Singing* Its the most wonderful tiiiiiime of the yeeeaar!!! What time is it?? Cookie season!!! Yes!!!! We all know that the Christmas season ushers in the most important time of the year… cookie time!! The holidays are the only time where having 4 or 5 cookie doughs at one time is socially acceptable everywhere (not … More Chocolate-Cinnamon Crinkle Cookies