• Celebrations
  • DIY Homemade Vanilla

    DIY Homemade Vanilla

    I’m one who likes to celebrate every holiday before jumping to the next one (yes, there’s a but coming) BUT this homemade gift takes a little patience and time before it’s ready to use and with only 2 ingredients, it takes very little effort to assemble. Vanilla is my absolute favorite spice in the world. […]

  • Recipes
  • Roasted Vegetables

    Roasted Vegetables

    I’ve been craving lots of vegetables lately, and one of my favorite ways to eat them is to roast them. I wrote this recipe with the hopes that you’ll use it as a guideline, as it changes every time I make them. This recipe is all about adding what you like and leaving out what you […]

  • Desserts
  • Monster Cookies


    Photo by Erin Smith Happy October! How can it be time to turn the page on the calendar again? Living in the Midwest, I enjoy the changing seasons and find my taste buds changing as well. I’m ready to unpack my sweaters, get hiking to see the fall colors, a good cup of hot cocoa, […]