Spiced Banana Pancakes

Well, it’s that time of year again.  The time when I realized that I haven’t written a blog post in FOREVER and it is time to get back on the wagon.  I have a delicious little recipe for you that is simple, both in method and ingredients. Now that our son is a toddler and … Continue reading

52 Weeks of Pinterest Week 2–S’Mores Stuffed Peanut Butter Cookie Cups

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So, I was looking at some of my dessert pins on my online hoarding boards, AKA Pinterest, to move forward with my 52 Weeks of Pinterest Blog series and decided that S’Mores Stuffed Peanut Butter Cookie Cups would be my second week’s recipe.  I went back to work two weeks ago after being a stay … Continue reading

52 Weeks of Pinterest — Week 1 Banana Nut Bread with Bourbon Butter Sauce

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So, this begins my 52 weeks of Pinterest. Having a 7 month old makes this a little more difficult to accomplish than it would have been when I was carefree and childless but I just consider this to be a challenge…and I thrive on challenges. As promised here is my Banana Nut Bread recipe with … Continue reading

52 Weeks of Pinterest

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So I have been online hoarding–er I mean pinning on Pinterest for several years now.  I have accumulated quite an impressive bunch of boards with some really cool things, recipes, projects, etc. however I rarely actually make any of them happen in real life.  The time is now.  This electronic hoarding for no reason is … Continue reading


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**I received these products complimentary from Influenster for testing purposes** So a couple of weeks ago I posted an entry about the Influenster #SurfsUpVoxBox.  At the time I hadn’t received my box yet, but I did promise that I would review everything once I received my magical box of goodies.  There were some pretty great … Continue reading

Cake and Cupcake Hobby

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Let me let you in on a little secret…I love cake, cupcakes, baking cakes, eating cakes and everything in between.  In the past year I had purchased a couple of custom cakes at local bakeries that turned out looking like horrible science experiments and decided why can’t I learn how to decorate cakes on my … Continue reading