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Keep It Sweet Desserts Weekly Wrap-up 1/31/15

Happy Super Bowl weekend! I’m actually less excited than I normally would be for the big eating game day because we don’t have any plans this year. Matt’s out of town for most of the weekend for a wedding he is in and Sunday afternoon he’ll be picking L and me up from my parents […]

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Easy Meyer Lemon Shortbread Cookies

An easy cookie to make with the wonderful flavor of meyer lemons. Today we are celebrating sweet Caroline’s second virtual baby shower! I adore Caroline and am happy to help her celebrate the birth of baby number two! Today’s shower theme is citrus (one of Caroline’s current cravings!) and I just had to go with […]

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No Churn Cookie Butter Ice Cream - the most popular recipe of the week!

Keep It Sweet Desserts Weekly Wrap-up 1/24/15

So I pretty much spent all week with the flu and then poor little L got a cold too.  Luckily we both seem to be on the mend now. I actually went out yesterday for the first time in a week (don’t worry, no longer contagious)! My big outing was to Target where I was […]

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New Mom Real Talk Edition 4

New Mom Real Talk: body image, dieting, working out and all that jazz. Per usual, I have a lot of thoughts on a subject and sometimes it’s hard to know where to start. However, I think I need to start this post by being honest and saying that prior to being pregnant, I don’t remember […]

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Keep It Sweet Desserts Weekly Wrap-up 1/1815

I don’t know how, but this week was actually quite productive. I made cookies and some other treats (three new recipes this week, THREE). I’m glad I got so much done because I ended up coming down with the flu at the end of the week. Ugh. Luckily Matt has been around all weekend to […]

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It Was Me All Along Giveaway and Review

Giving away a copy of the amazing and inspiring book, It Was Me All Along Scroll down for giveaway details Even if you have never read Andie Mitchell’s blog, I can almost guarantee that you will love her book. Beyond being extremely well-written, it is captivating, inspiring and incredibly relatable. For any woman or man […]

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Super Fun Cookies (aka Oreo, Peanut Butter Cup, Chocolate Chunk Cookies)

Cookies loaded with chunks of Oreos, Peanut Butter Cups and dark chocolate! Sometimes you just need a cookie full of fun things.  For this version, I loaded up my favorite cookie dough with chunks of chocolate, peanut butter cups and chopped Oreos.  How could it not be love at first bite? Super Fun Cookies (aka […]

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Keep It Sweet Desserts Weekly Wrap-up 1/10/15

Usually it isn’t until March, or at least February that I’m nagging Matt wondering why we live in the Northeast. In year’s past we joked about moving to San Diego with about a one percent chance of it ever happening.This year, however, as I took a newborn baby in and out of the car sans […]

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New Mom Real Talk Edition 3

New Mom Real Talk: Breastfeeding A couple of weeks ago someone asked me if I was breastfeeding L, and when I said yes, she asked, “isn’t it the best?” I practically laughed and said, “no, not really”. Truth be told, the last week and a half has been a drastic improvement over the ten weeks […]

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Peanut Butter Banana Energy Balls {gluten-free, vegan}

A no-bake treat and healthy snack made with just a few ingredients. These naturally gluten-free energy balls are so convenient to have on hand! Every day since L was born, you would think I hadn’t eaten in a week. Seriously, I’m so hungry ALL the time. He eats every three hours and I do too. […]

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