Doggie Birthday Cake

Call me a crazy dog mom, but I can't help but find joy in making dog friendly treats for my precious pup. Aspen celebrated her six month birthday on September 13th so of course I baked her a puppy cake to celebrate. Yes I know it's not her real birthday, but look at that face, … Continue reading Doggie Birthday Cake


Chocolate Cupcakes with Vanilla Frosting

So I may have put my blog on my resume, so what. What better way to show passion and commitment than to showcase something that's been your baby for over a year?  Well let's just say that news got around at my new job pretty quickly that I do in fact have a food blog. … Continue reading Chocolate Cupcakes with Vanilla Frosting

Turkey and Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers

Call me a weirdo, but I always seem to forget how much I enjoy the taste of crisp vegetables. This past weekend, Bill and I went up to Sacramento for a wedding of one of his family friends. While we were visiting, we stayed with his childhood friend and his wife. While trying to keep … Continue reading Turkey and Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers

Classic Meatloaf

I've been trying to replicate my dad's signature meatloaf recipe for almost 3 years now and I think I've finally done it! Growing up my dad used to make his signature meatloaf at least twice a month. After he passed away, I started to crave that home cooked comfort meal I'd grown up eating. Little … Continue reading Classic Meatloaf

Old Fashioned Patty Melt

Hands up, who's on a diet?? Back away from this post. The butter, the cheese, the burger, so mmm mmm good. But oh so bad for you. Save this for a rainy day, a big fat old cheat day. You'll thank me then but hate me now. It's okay, Bill made me go on a … Continue reading Old Fashioned Patty Melt