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Easter Coffee Cake

I am now officially on Spring Break! I’ve been so ready for a break and yesterday it was fun to get a lot of cleaning and laundry and crafting stuff done. Today, we’re in Easter preparation- we had an awesome family breakfast at Zach’s grandparents’ house this morning and now I’m baking a coffee cake […]

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Blueberry Cobbler

Hello, I’m back! My self-imposed scrapbooking retreat resulted in 40+ pages of our wedding day, and all I have left to do is add my journaling. Looks like I will have it done by our anniversary (May 31st) after all! I finished the last page at 10:45 on Saturday night and it was a great […]

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Mardi Gras King Cake

I was born in New Orleans. I grew up outside of Chicago, but for the first few years of my life, I lived in New Orleans, Lousiana. I don’t remember much about the city- just a few memories from a trip we took to visit some of my parents’ friends when I was 7. My […]

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Easy Chocolate Mousse

This is probably my very favorite dessert of all time. I love desserts- so that’s saying something but this one is particularly special. And it’s also super easy, takes few ingredients (and is therefore pretty inexpensive!), and it always seems really fancy so it’s great for special occasions. Like Valentine’s Day tomorrow! (Or the afternoon […]

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Nutmeg Sugar Cookies

These cookies are the same ones that my mom made for us every Valentine’s Day. And we only got to have them once a year- a tradition I still follow even though I could make them whenever I wanted to. For me, they’ll always be heart shaped and connected to February 14th and it would […]

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