Double Chocolate Chip Cookies

Do you ever get in the mood to eat a cookie? You know… chewy and chocolaty and right out of the oven? I clearly do, too often actually. But thank goodness for the good ol’ internet! One evening, I had a need for such a cookie and a pack of white chocolate chips, burning a…

Oliver 🐾

What is your pet’s name? Oliver How did you come up with the name, does it have any specific significance? Oliver and Company is the only thing that comes to mind – but interestingly enough, Oliver is actually a cat in this film. The name probably came from that movie, but it was really just…

Soft Pretzel Sticks -Fail

April 26, 2018 Happy National Pretzel Day! I love nothing more than a fresh hot pretzel with all it’s salty yumminess! …I got partially there, these had the taste but not the texture. Problem easily solved by actually following the directions and not reading past steps. Hence why this is a fail. A couple of…

20 Questions – Getting to know 2 best friends!

Getting to know 2 Besties – 20 Questions Question: Ferah Kristen Is there any significance to your name? It’s Arabic for Joy, which is my grandmother’s name. I’m sure Farrah Faucette helped too. Not that I know of, but my Mom did say she had it picked since she was in high school. Are you…

No Bake Cherry Cheesecake

 April 23, 2018 Happy National Cherry Cheesecake Day! This delicious day has given me an excuse to make another cheesecake. We gave a different no-bake cheesecake recipe a try and made our cherry topping too. We got the cheesecake recipe from good ol’ Martha and it’s a good one, I let it sit in the…

Peach Cobbler

Last Friday was National Peach Cobbler day and although we didn’t celebrate on the actual day, it was my dessert inspiration for Sunday dinner… hosted by the lovely Kristen. MMMM who doesn’t love roast dinner! When I first saw that it was peach cobbler day, I thought hmmm that’s weird it’s not really peach season…

Turkey Bacon & Avocado Grilled Cheese

April 12, 2018 National Grilled Cheese Day… where have you been all my life?! This post is a little late to the grilled cheese game… since I started writing this after 10pm but Kristen and I had a late dinner plus we’re watching our Thursday shows at the same time. Multi tasking at it’s finest!…

Classic Cheesecake Mini’s – Blueberry

Classic Cheesecake Mini’s – Blueberry Let me preface this by saying that when I say “classic” cheesecake I am referring to my own classic cheesecake recipe. To be specific, it’s an old family recipe. My Dad has been making it forever. After helping him make it a couple of times, I thought I would give…

Raspberry Cheesecake Coffee Cake

April 7, 2018 Happy National Coffee Cake day! What a delicious sounding day! So we thought we’d give this Raspberry Cheesecake Coffee Cake a try. I’m not to sure what makes it a coffee cake other than it goes great with a cup of tea or coffee. Although, now that I google it, it’s the…