Quick and Easy Toffee Bars

I’m sharing all of my family favorite holiday cookie recipes with you in these last few weeks of the year! But by far, my mom’s toffee bars are the quickest and easiest of my top three. If you have the most basic of baking ingredients in the house, you can whip them up in a flash for those surprise guests you weren’t expecting. And bonus, they taste just like a Heath/Skor/Daim/pick your favorite toffee bar without being quite so hard on your teeth! Read More Quick and Easy Toffee Bars

Grandma’s Chocolate Butterball Cookies

I think everyone’s grandma has a version of these simple chocolate fudge cookies, but the holidays just aren’t the same without them. They’re like eating hot chocolate in cookie form, and much like my brownie recipe, they’re simple enough that you can do a lot with them. Read More Grandma’s Chocolate Butterball Cookies

Positively Addictive Air-Popped Popcorn AKA World’s Best Vegan Party Snack

My passion for popcorn knows no bounds. I see a bag full of kernels of organic corn and my mind begins to marvel at the possibilities!  I will now share with you some of the best ways to season and enjoy a heaping bowl full of popping corn. Read More Positively Addictive Air-Popped Popcorn AKA World’s Best Vegan Party Snack

Upcoming Feature: What Things Cost

Happy Tuesday, dear readers! I need your help! I’m working on an ongoing piece about what we all pay for the things we have to buy, and I’m trying to get as wide a range of responses as I can. Would you be so kind as to tell me what you pay for the things after the cut, wherever you are in the world? Read More Upcoming Feature: What Things Cost

Simple Scones, Three Ways

Several years ago, a good friend stayed at my apartment for the weekend. That Sunday morning, I woke up to discover she was already in the kitchen making scones. They were simple! They were easy! They were delicious! She had the recipe committed to memory, and she taught it to me.  Read More Simple Scones, Three Ways

Morbid Curiosity: Bacon Roll Sunburst

Guys, I know this may come as a shock to you, but this bacon-based food-like substance? It actually tasted pretty damn good! Granted,  it’s probably the most artery-cloggingest thing (possibly tied with the Savory Meat Loaf) I have made so far. I have outlined my reasoning for this statement in the form of a short list: Read More Morbid Curiosity: Bacon Roll Sunburst