Monthly Archive

August 2015

Chocolate Snickerdoodle Cookies

Remember when I said I couldn’t stop eating these chocolate snickerdoodle cookies? I was not even exaggerating: I had to start giving them away to get them out of the house!  They are perfectly soft and crispy and fluffy and chewy and chocolately and cinnamony…. all at the same time.…

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Friday Favorites

“Don’t you love New York in the fall? It makes me want to buy school supplies. I would send you a bouquet of newly sharpened pencils if I knew your name and address.” In honor of school starting again, I had to include one of my favorite movie quotes. I mean,…

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Muffin tin apple pies

Hello, again. It’s been a while! This summer has been a busy season of (some very high) highs and some lows. Real life has left little time for anything else. But, I’m working on finding a better balance… And luckily, pies are always helpful in this quest. Making homemade dough…

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Denver Restaurant Review: Argyll

Do you ever walk into a restaurant and instantly jump the gun, thinking “I already can’t wait to come back here?” That definitely happened to me when we walked into Argyll in Uptown Denver. Atmosphere is so important! I just love the classic decor in this gastropub; the sophisticated farm-to-table environment…

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5-minute Mexican corn salad

Sometimes when I see recipes that say “3 ingredient blah blah,” I immediately scroll down the page to count the ingredients. I can’t help it! And usually, it’s more than the said number of ingredients. What? So, I want to be up front with you in terms of the recipe name and say…

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