Red Velvet Pancakes

Red Velvet Pancakes are perfect for a Valentine's Day morning. They're fun for children, and yet can still be romantic for adults. These are adapted buttermilk pancakes that are light and fluffy. If you make too many, just throw them in the freezer and then pop them in a toaster before you eat.

Red Velvet Pancakes are perfect for a Valentine’s Day morning. They’re fun for children, and yet can still be romantic for adults. These are adapted buttermilk pancakes that are light and fluffy. If you make too many, just throw them in the freezer and then pop them in a toaster before you eat.

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Maple Walnut Granola

My husband LOVES this recipe! - Maple Walnut Granola is fast, easy, delicious, and soooo good for you. You can take it on hikes, eat it with milk for breakfast or have it as a snack. Plus, unlike store bought kind, you actually know what's in it. #granola

Maple Walnut Granola is fast, easy, delicious, and so good for you. You can take it on hikes, eat it with milk for breakfast or have it as a snack. Plus, unlike the store bought kind, when you make it yourself, you actually know what’s in it.

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Classic Rice Crispy Treats

Rice crispy treats are one of the best simple pleasures in life. This recipe is my favorite, no stove top or pots required. They're easy make, easy to eat, and with only one bowl to clean, I bet even the kids can memorize and make this recipe! Seriously the best recipe. No random half bags of marshmallows lying around!

Rice crispy treats are one of the best simple pleasures in life. This recipe is my favorite, no stove top or pots required. They’re easy make, easy to eat, and with only one bowl to clean, I bet even the kids can memorize and make this recipe!

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M&M Cookies

M&M cookies are colorful, fun, and extremely easy. The best part of these cookies is that they can be done in one bowl and mixed by hand.

M&M Cookies are so colorful and fun. They’re perfect for birthday parties, giving as gifts, or just making for the heck of it. These particular M&M cookies are soft and chewy. They can stand on their own, but are perfect for dunking in a tall glass of milk or hugging either side of a big scoop of vanilla ice cream. The best part of these cookies is that they can be done in one bowl and mixed by hand.

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Carrot Cake and a Special Easter Message

Classic Carrot Cake

When many think of Easter, they think of bunnies, baby chicks, candy, and chocolate. I am no different. Every year I make this carrot cake with cream cheese frosting. (And when I say every year, I mean starting from last year). It’s three layers of soft, decadent cake separated by luscious cream cheese frosting. It’s gently spiced, with some lemon in the frosting to cut the sweetness. It’s received rave reviews from everyone I’ve ever served it to. However, little ducks, rabbits, and eggs are definitely not all I think about at Easter…

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