Top 10 recipes of 2015 |

I can’t believe another year has come and gone! Seriously, where did the time go? 2015 was a rollercoaster of a year for my family, with a big move and a new baby. But despite it all, I kept baking and you all kept coming back to read about it. Thank you, thank you from the bottom of my heart. I owe everything this blog has become to you.

Here’s a look back at my most popular posts of 2015. Not surprisingly, you guys prefer the sweet stuff! (I do too.) But a few savory recipes managed to make it into the top 10, and in fact my #1 recipe wasn’t even a dessert. Keep reading to find out which dish topped the list! Continue Reading…


merry christmas

Wishing you all a very merry and completely delicious holiday!

I’m taking some time off to be with my family, eat more than my fair share of cookies, and (hopefully) relax. I’ll be back next week to recap my top recipes of 2015, and I have some all new recipes heading your way in 2016. So stay tuned!

Looking for some last-minute holiday baking inspiration? Have a look through my archives: cookies, candy and more. You can also head on over to my Pinterest page where I’ve been pinning lots of fabulous holiday recipes from other bloggers around the web.


Peppermint Black & White Cookies |

This post is sponsored by the American Butter Institute.

Okay, this is the last cookie recipe I’ll post this month, I promise. I know you’re probably all in a sugar coma at this point (I am!), but I just couldn’t resist sharing this recipe with you before Christmas. These peppermint black and white cookies are maybe my favorite chocolate + candy cane creation yet. Continue Reading…


Eggnog Cream Pie |

Eggnog— you either love it or you hate it. Where do you fall? Hopefully you’re a lover because this recipe is all about the eggnog.

This pie is pretty much a big glass of bourbon-spiked eggnog poured into a gingersnap crust and topped with whipped cream. Yeah, I know. Swoon! Every holiday season I like to find new ways to work eggnog into my seasonal baking and this may be my greatest creation yet. Continue Reading…


Brown Butter Cinnamon Crinkle Cookies with Pecans |

Just in case you have cookies on the brain 24/7 just like me, here’s another dynamite recipe to help you out. These brown butter cinnamon crinkle cookies with pecans are easy, fun, and hard to resist. They’re filled with so many of my favorite things and are exactly the kind of comfy, cozy cookies I want to munch on all winter long, even after the holidays are over. Continue Reading…