I’ve decided to share a bonus recipe with you this week, to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. So, drop everything that you’re doing right now and run to the store. Don’t forget to wear shoes. Oh and grab your driver’s license, too. Because this cake is made with dark beer. This recipe is one of those […]

gold star recipes, sweets

March 16, 2019

Chocolate Stout Cake


Once upon a time, cake and shortbread had a child and named her scone. She was not too sweet, but not bland, a little crumbly but perfectly perfect with a cup of coffee. Eventually, her family grew. Orange scones, lemon scones, chocolate chip scones, pecan scones, they were a happy bunch. And then last week, […]

home life, my own recipes, sweets

March 15, 2019

Simple Maple Walnut Scones


This is a recipe I created that is loved by everyone in this house. Maybe…too much. (glares at myself in a mirror.) It’s created with brown butter. If you aren’t sure what brown butter is or how to make it, well, click here. This cookie is tricky because it’s darker in color, so don’t under […]

cookies, my own recipes, sweets

March 9, 2019

Dark and Moody Chocolate Chip Cookies