S’mores Cookie Bars

With the days getting shorter and the temperature dropping, it’s about the time of year that bonfires start popping up. And what’s one of the best parts about going to a bonfire? Toasting marshmallows over the fire for s’mores, of course! This easy recipe brings those s’mores flavors into cookie form. Cookie bars are a… Read More S’mores Cookie Bars


Easy Creole Jambalaya

Are you tired of having piles of dishes waiting to be washed? Me too. Here’s a great solution. This Jambalaya is a one pot meal that’s so easy to make and packed with flavor. And did you catch that one pot thing? Such fast cleanup! If you’ve never had it, jambalaya is a hearty dish… Read More Easy Creole Jambalaya


Apple Pecan Crisp

This recipe is a great way to use some of the gorgeous apples that are in season right now. When I was at the grocery store the other day, they had a huge batch of Jonathan apples on sale and they were beautiful – perfect color and shine and they looked so fresh! So, I… Read More Apple Pecan Crisp

Everyday Adventures

Puppy Update

George hasn’t gotten a whole post devoted to him for a while, so here it is! A puppy update, or “pupdate”, if you will. George is an awfully happy little fella. Granted, he leads a charmed life and should be happy, but he really is. Happy-go-lucky George is also extremely social and wants to be… Read More Puppy Update



These gingersnaps are great fall cookies! They’ve got cold weather spices and pair well with seasonal drinks like apple cider or whatever flavored latte suits your fancy. They are sweet and subtle while still providing a hint of gingery warmth. And they “disappear” awfully quickly. To my dismay, I’ve learned that some people consider gingersnaps… Read More Gingersnaps