To say I've been stuck in my routines for the last several years is an understatement. Anything not planned or that may cause me anxiety is forbidden, but with teenagers, pets, and oh yeah, a husband, I've had to learn I can't control everything. There's no way of knowing when or if the phone might… Continue reading Welcome Change It knocks Even When You Don’t Want it
I can't believe how good they turned out! Soft, chewy and over-the-top delicious! I substituted Vanilla Extract with Maple Syrup... the GOOD stuff! Ingredients 2 1/4 cups flour 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 2 sticks butter, softened 1 cup granulated sugar 1 cup packed brown sugar 2 large eggs, beaten 1 tablespoon maple syrup 1/2 cup… Continue reading Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe
Ingredients 2 ¼ teaspoons (¼ ounces; 1 envelope) active dry yeast ⅛ teaspoon fine grain sea salt 2 teaspoons (8 grams) granulated sugar 1 cup (8 fl. oz) warm water (100º to 110ºF) 1 cup (128 grams) Bread Flour 2 cups (256 grams) All-Purpose Flour 2 tablespoons salted butter, softened Vegetable oil, for bowl and… Continue reading Easy Soft Pretzle Recipe
This was one of those dinners that I had to be creative about. You know the evening before you go grocery shopping again and you don't want to run out to grab something? It was one of those evenings when I put this together! Ingredients 1 stalk celery, minced 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 small… Continue reading Southwest Chicken Cups
This is a great recipe for any time of the year, but it's the best at the beginning of fall! I recommend heating them up a little in the microwave add some honey and eat! Ingredients 2cups flour 1⁄3cup light brown sugar packed 1⁄3cup sugar 2teaspoons baking powder 1⁄2teaspoon salt 2⁄3cup milk 1⁄2cup butter melted and cooled 2 eggs… Continue reading Chocolate Chip Muffins
ashevillefolk"There's something incredible about surrounding yourself with people who are willing to admit they don't have their shit together. I've grown to believe that vulnerability is one of my favorite traits in others. And it's something I strive to maintain in all of my relationships. I value friendships with people who possess the ability to… Continue reading Inspiring Beings
I wish I took some photos of this dish when I was done, but sadly I forgot. 😦 I've never used Saffron before, my husband picked some up for me during one of his grocery trips and thought I could figure out a way to use it. I don't remember ever trying it before so… Continue reading Saffron Rice – Recipe
I had to keep reading to find out if this dark story had a light at the end!