Adventure Cookies

Living in a place with many big mountains on one side and the Pacific Ocean on the other means that you are bound to have your share of adventures. Pick your poison, snow or sand, expansive water or towering trees. Many people venture to the mountains in the winter and the ocean in the summer, […]

Cranberry Eggnog Muffins + A New Year

Happy New Year!!! ohhhhh… To much? Yea, me too. I’m recovering with coffee in bed this morning, but I have a muffin recipe for you! I started working on the recipe for these muffins two years ago! I woke up one morning in those days following the bustle of the holidays dreaming about eggnog cranberry […]

Christmas Peppermint Bark Brownies

Merry Christmas! We’re all cozy wrapping presents, drinking cocoa, and watching Christmas movies. Holiday Inn, Polar Express, White Christmas. I’ve always enjoyed “that movie with the singing sisters and the snow”, it wasn’t until this year that I realized that “that” movie was White Christmas. I didn’t know I was so predictable! I never thought […]

Winter Weeknight Soup

Thanksgiving is one of those holidays that I always feel I need to recover from. Not because of my family, they are wonderful, but my body always feels slightly off after all the white starchy Thanksgiving foods. I always end up craving soups in the days following the many big meals of turkey, mashed potatoes, […]