Pork Quinoa Meatballs | completelydelicious.com

Two posts! In one week! Yay!

The haze of the first newborn weeks is finally lifting and there’s bright light at the end of the tunnel. I’m getting more sleep, exercising again, putting on makeup, and easing back into work.

Last week I was strangely giddy while I made and photographed these pork quinoa meatballs uninhibited during nap time. It was fun! I’m finally starting to feel like my old self again. Continue Reading…


Who can resist a skillet cookie made with brown butter, oats and cinnamon, topped with vanilla ice cream and a homemade butterscotch sauce? Not me.

Brown Butter Skillet Cookie 2

I first dreamed up this brown butter skillet cookie several years ago, fell head over heels in love, shared the recipe with you, and then forgot all about it as it got buried in my recipe archives. Such a shame! Because it really is dynamite incredible. So after stumbling across it agiain I decided to refresh my memory— and maybe yours too— and give the post a little face lift with updated photos and easier recipe instructions. Continue Reading…


Layers of flaky homemade puff pastry folded around a simple cream cheese filling is a wonderful indulgence for any time of day.

Cream Cheese Danishes | completelydelicious.com

Of all of the things I’ve baked over the years, the most intimidating recipe has been homemade puff pastry. All that rolling and chilling, all those layers, it just seems so daunting. But one day I just got over myself and decided to roll up my sleeves and give it a go. And you know what? It really wasn’t that hard. A little time consuming, yes, but not that difficult. Continue Reading…