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Jeneration X: One Reluctant Adult’s Attempt to Unarrest Her Arrested Development; Or, Why It’s Never Too Late for Her Dumb Ass to Learn Why Froot Loops Are Not for Dinner

Jeneration X: One Reluctant Adult’s Attempt to Unarrest Her Arrested Development; Or, Why It’s Never Too Late for Her Dumb Ass to Learn Why Froot Loops Are Not for Dinner

Title: Jeneration X: One Reluctant Adult’s Attempt to Unarrest Her Arrested Development; Or, Why It’s Never Too Late for Her Dumb Ass to Learn Why Froot Loops Are Not for Dinner Author: Jen Lancaster 2017 Book Challenge Entry: A book written by someone you admire Thoughts: I first discovered […]

Murder on the Moor

Murder on the Moor

Title: Murder on the Moor Author: Julianna Deering 2017 Book Challenge Entry: A book about a difficult topic Thoughts: Hello all! Today’s entry is a bit of a stretch, but I feel that it fits. Kind of. Enough. Murder is a difficult topic right? Story time! In […]

And Then There Were None

And Then There Were None

Title: And Then There Were None Author: Agatha Christie 2017 Book Challenge Entry: A book by an author that is from a country you have never visited Thoughts: One of the things I absolutely love about my family is that we looove movies. To be honest, I haven’t […]

Chocolate Babka: Two Day Bake Edition

Chocolate Babka: Two Day Bake Edition

Hello all! Greetings from the world of a new mom! Things are crazy and wonderful. Our little honey is about 6 weeks old and we are absolutely in love with her. We are also completely sleep deprived and occasionally forget to eat, but hey. Such […]

Zucchini Muffins

Zucchini Muffins

Greetings from my kitchen! It is the almost middle of August which means it’s almost the end of August which means it’s almost Fall! Fall! It’s my favorite. With fall comes many things. Leggings and dresses. Boots. Pretty Leaves. All the things a basic chick […]

Cinnamon Roll Coffee Cake: The Easiest Thing Ever. Seriously.

Cinnamon Roll Coffee Cake: The Easiest Thing Ever. Seriously.

Hey hey hey! Greetings from our ranch house in the burbs! We are getting closer to our little nugget’s entrance into this world and are crazy excited as well as completely awed by all the love in our lives. In the last few weeks, we […]

Chocolate Chip Scones: Big Batch Baking Edition!

Chocolate Chip Scones: Big Batch Baking Edition!

Good day all! Let’s have a summer story. Over 4th of July, my brother and his family came to visit from New York. They are pretty awesome. My bro, his wife and their almost 8-year-old are basically the smartest people I know and we had […]

Marshmallow Brownies!

Marshmallow Brownies!

Hello all! This summer, I have been helping out at the ballet company where I work with their summer intensive. Almost 200 dancers from all over the country came to take class for 5 weeks. My job was basically as an administrative assistant, but it […]

Lemon Squares. Because Summer.

Lemon Squares. Because Summer.

It is summer. Unequivocally summer. Also, I most definitely had to look up how to spell “unequivocally”. Anyway, around this time of year, I like to make things that I normally wouldn’t make. I find myself going to picnics, barbecues, showers of all kinds and […]

Chocolate Dipped Shortbread

Chocolate Dipped Shortbread

Hello from my not as tiny kitchen! So, I’ve been on like, a 6 month hiatus from this thing and it’s been driving me crazy. So much has happened since last we met and I’m happy as all get out that I’m getting back into […]

Mini Oreo Cheesecakes

Mini Oreo Cheesecakes

So. The people who read this grand experiment of carbs and goodness are also mostly friends and family on the social medias. As a result, if you’re reading this you probably already know that Eric and I are expecting our first baby in August! We’re […]

Honey Apple Challah

Honey Apple Challah

Hey there kiddos! Greetings from my tiny kitchen! Ok. I know. This is two apple bakes in as many weeks. But listen. This bread has been on my list for at least a year. Maybe more. I finally had a whole day off and the right […]

Apple Donut Muffins

Apple Donut Muffins

Hi ho bakerinos! Life is good in my tiny kitchen and today is a flashback to Christmas. Cause remember? Busy and tired and sick and just didn’t update life for a while. I really like Christmas. I love my family and the food (obviously) and […]

Derby Pie: Cause Thanksgiving

Derby Pie: Cause Thanksgiving

Hey guys, so here’s the thing. I started this post in the beginning of December. I was all excited about it and I was jamming on this post and then I kind of had a show to run and it took over my life for […]

Pumpkin Bread Bites! #basicedition

Pumpkin Bread Bites! #basicedition

Greetings from my tiny kitchen! I trust this mid November week is treating all of you well! I have been enjoying the unseasonably warm weather here in Kansas City as well as books, lots of student rehearsals for The Nutcracker, and my favorite pair of gray […]

Blondies! The mini Webisode!

Blondies! The mini Webisode!

You guys. It has been a big freaking week! Halloween, costume fittings for Nutcracker and the Cubs were in the World Series. (Also, they won! Hooray!) I knew I needed some serious snackage to handle all the excitement. I taught on Halloween and was in […]

Red Velvet Brownies

Red Velvet Brownies

Hey ya’ll! Welcome back to my tiny kitchen! Been thinking about how pretty the trees are getting here in Kansas City and really wanted to bust out something equally lovely for the blog. Something beautiful, elegant and well coiffed. Well friends of the internet, I […]

Ginger Peach Scones

Ginger Peach Scones

Hey ya’ll. It’s fall and that means it’s Ladies’ Season. Not because there are handsome hunks lining the streets or anything. It isn’t raining men. None of that nonsense. It’s Ladies’ Season cause fashion. Because this is Han Solo Fashion season. Where all the skinny […]

Banana Pecan Muffins

Banana Pecan Muffins

Let’s chat you guys. Let’s chat about our childhood. Not in a shrinky get-all-teary-eyed-and-tell-me-why-relationships-in-your-20s-were-impossible kind of way. In a what-food-makes-you-sigh-with-happiness-and-pure-joy kind of way. For me, spaghetti sauce bubbling away all day makes me think of home. Homemade bread is a surefire way to my heart. […]

Carmelitas

Carmelitas

So, you know when you watch a TV show or a movie and there is a super mysterious character and you’re like, “Hey. That guy/girl. He’s/She’s something interesting. He’s/She’s got a back story.” For some time now, I have shared these recipes and kitchen experiments […]