Pink Grapefruit Yogurt Cake

March 3, 2009

I love any citrus dessert. Lemon anything, key lime anything, orange anything, grapefruit anything (as long as it has enough sugar to overcome the pucker-factor). And for some reason, I’m of the opinion that every season is the perfect season

Veggie Pizza

February 26, 2009

I don’t think “Veggie Pizza” is a very good name for this little appetizer, but it is late and I can’t think of a better one. Plus, that’s what I googled in order to find the recipe, so I guess

Cinnamon-Sugar Banana Bread

February 19, 2009

When my little sister had her baby last year (Happy 1st Birthday Max!), our cousin Abbi went to visit her and made this delicious banana bread while mom and baby were napping. It has quickly become a favorite of everyone

Sticky Buns from the Barefoot Contessa

February 16, 2009

For my birthday, I received the most recent cookbook from The Barefoot Contessa, Back to Basics. It is such a wonderful cookbook. It is full of really simple, really delicious dishes. Like these sticky buns. They are so easy–only 6

Hugs and Kisses

February 9, 2009

Instead of giving our friends and neighbors the standard frosted sugar cookies for Valentines Day, I thought it would be fun to give them Hugs and Kisses! Kiss Cookies (aka, Peanut Blossoms) have been a family favorite for as long

The CPSIA and a plea for action!

January 26, 2009

**An update: Thanks to the thousands and thousands of complaints, the CPSIA will be postponed for a year. Hopefully, during that time, they’ll work out the many, many kinks. :)** I know there aren’t many people who read this blog,

Inauguration Cupcakes

January 21, 2009

I had seen several ideas for inauguration day desserts, but I’m trying not to go to the grocery store this week–just to see if it can be done–so I couldn’t make the flag cake with the berries, or the red,