Monthly Archive

March 2015

Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies

I’ve always wondered what qualifies a cookie as a “breakfast cookie?” Because let’s be real – if I want to eat a cookie at breakfast, I will. It doesn’t have to be labeled as such. That being said, these do have more breakfast-like ingredients than usual. So instead of putting…

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Butterscotch Caramel Bars

In the spirit of the spring break I no longer have, let’s make some boozy bars! I mean, why just drink your wine when you can eat it too? Because cookie bars + chardonnay = perfection. These butterscotch caramel bars are insanely decadent and deliciously chewy. They’d be the perfect sweet treat to…

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Strawberry Cinnamon Muffins

To the delight of my kitchen (but certainly not my bank account), I worked at Sur La Table in college. While there, my co-workers and I often talked about food (duh), and I apparently made so many comments about my mom and her homemade ways that someone finally remarked: “Where…

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Cake Batter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Let that sink in for a minute. Cake batter + Chocolate chip cookies + sprinkles. Yes please! Remember how I said I’m focusing on quality over quantity when it comes to desserts? Well these are IT. Worth every single sugary goodness bite. With that being said, it’s really hard to stop taking…

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Modmarket Copycat Thai Chicken Coconut Salad

If there’s one thing I’ve learned from working in an office the past few years, it’s that fresh, fast(er) food is hard to find. My typical go-to for those days when I don’t pack a lunch is Starbucks oatmeal. Easy and delicious. But then I rediscovered Modmarket! It opened in Boulder when…

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Homemade Chocolate Truffles

I am not one of those iron-willed people who can look a dessert in the face and just walk away. In fact, I’d even go as far as to say that I invite opportunities to say yes to sweets! But lately I’ve been trying to focus less on quantity and more…

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Coconut Grapefruit Sugar Cookies

Happy Birthday, Mom! Besides sharing clothes (and sometimes brains), my mom and I are so lucky to also share our passions. She inspired me to create this little blog in the first place, and she is still the one constantly giving me ideas and feedback. We also share a love of: baking, reading,…

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