Monthly Archive

November 2014

Mini Chocolate Chip Bran Muffins

Chocolate chips make everything better. Ryan doesn’t always agree with the statement above – something I don’t understand! Why would you want plain muffins, for example, when you could have chocolate chip muffins? Silly. These mini chocolate chip bran muffins are clearly not a Thanksgiving recipe. The rest of the…

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Pumpkin Spice Bundt Cake + Friendsgiving

If I could only listen to one CD for the rest of my life, I’d choose Michael Buble’s Christmas album. I’m obsessed! This weekend kicked off the season for me because we had our second annual Friendsgiving. It’s quickly becoming a favorite holiday tradition! It’s so much fun to plan and…

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Snickerdoodles

Is there anything better than receiving cookies in the mail? We won’t dive into my blossoming online shopping habit here, because receiving packages full of jewelry and workout gear is pretty high up there on the totem pole too. Cookies, however, are extra special because someone who cares took the time to bake and…

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Basic Roasted Chicken

Here’s a secret: I used to be afraid of whole chickens. As in, they have livers and who-knows-what stuffed inside and UGH so much raw chicken everywhere. And don’t even get me started on my fear of serving under-cooked meat! Roasting a whole chicken seemed complicated and advanced – something Ina Garten…

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Caprese Turkey Burgers

These caprese turkey burgers are just begging to be your dinner tonight! They are super easy and delicious – the type of meal in which taste far exceeds effort (aka the best kind). And, this recipe is totally flexible. I served the burgers without buns, but they’d also be great with toasted bread (bruschetta…

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