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Champagne Jello Shots

With Christmas officially (and successfully, in my opinion) behind us, I’m wasting no time getting in the spirit for New Year’s.  I love the idea of reflecting on the past year...

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Eggnog Cinnamon Chip Scones

One of the problems of being a busy baking blogger is there isn’t a lot of time for repeats.  For instance, Ryan’s favorite cookies in the whole world are peanut butter...

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Gingerbread Gift Tag Cookies

One of my favorite parts of wedding planning so far has been everything revolving around stationery.  I think a nice quality card or invitation, regardless of the words inside, sends such...

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Remember a few weeks ago when I made cream puffs for Ryan’s birthday after months/years of him requesting them?  And how delicious they were and how silly I felt for waiting...

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 Before I jump headfirst into a holiday baking frenzy, I thought I’d share these adorable cupcake cones with mint chocolate chip buttercream disguised as ice cream.  I’m all for Christmas baking, and...

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Smile Thank You Cookies

For those of you that might not know every detail of my life, I’m in the midst of the application process for a position as a pediatric dentistry resident.  I just...

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Caramel Apple Pie Cupcakes

I cannot believe Thanksgiving is next week.  Fall of fourth year has proven to be a crazy storm of patients, residency interviews, and attempting to finish up classes and national board...

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Peanut Butter Cream Puffs

Ryan’s birthday falls three days before Halloween, so for most of his life the celebration of his birth has been overshadowed by costumes and candy-collecting.  Not that he’s complaining, but I...

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Halloween Candy Corn Popcorn

My bestest friend and maid of honor Sara texted me last week asking if I had any ideas for a Halloween popcorn concoction.  She’s devoured my cookies and cream and funfetti cake batter...

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Cinnamon Bun Pancakes

Last week I was fighting a cold and dealing with jet lag, and this week I’m focusing on catching up and getting back on track.  No evening meetings, no nerve-wracking procedures...