By Occasion

Thanksgiving

Pumpkin Cake with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting

This was originally posted in December of 2021. I saw the best quote on Instagram recently. It read: “It’s almost time to switch from my everyday anxiety to my fancy

Winter

Crispy Herb Stuffing Topped Mac and Cheese

What can I say about Thanksgiving that I haven’t already said. It means everything to me. Today more than it ever did. For all the things you can blame the

Winter

Maple Glazed Sweet Potatoes and Brussels Sprouts

I never touched a Brussels sprout until I was in my 30s so it always amazes me that Scarlett has loved the little cabbage since she was a wee 5

Thanksgiving

Our Favorite Thanksgiving Sides

Everyone thinks the turkey is the main event on Thanksgiving, but the heart of any holiday table is always the side dishes. This collection of side dishes are worthy of

Snacks & Desserts

Strawberry Basil Fool

For the first time in two years, June feels like torture again. While the pandemic still quietly persists there is definitely more normal now. By normal, I mean the end

Chocolate

We Love Baking Our Valentine’s

In anticipation of tomorrow’s holiday, Scarlett is working away on crafts and baking. As a family, we’re also talking about what we can make each other. We love homemade gifts,

Appetizers

NYE Appetizers including our Favorite Vegetarian Versions

Over the last year, dinner has become double the trouble after my daughter Scarlett went vegetarian. I’m super proud of her decision, and have been making an effort to follow

Nuts & Seeds

Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecan Crumble Topping

This is a hard post for me to write. As an American living behind a closed Canadian boarder, traveling home to be with my family and friends for Thanksgiving is

Thanksgiving

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

I’m SO sick of my own cooking. After almost 7 straight months of nearly eating my food exclusively, I couldn’t hate it more. Sure we’ve had a few pizzas and

Thanksgiving

Touchless Lunches For Back to School

It’s a back to school like no other and with all the uncertainty this year brings the one thing that never, ever goes away is making lunches. However, you may