Cinnamon French Toast with Spiced Maple Syrup

Prepare yourself for a new type of French Toast: one that is taken up a notch with a spiced maple syrup! The subtle difference of infusing your maple syrup with fragrant spices such as cinnamon, star anise, peppercorns and cloves is what transforms a classic dish into a gourmet dish. The addition of orange zest adds an extra […]

Homemade Croutons

  Stale bread? Have I got a solution for you! And, it’s a yummy one! So, make a sweep of the pantry and get ready for a tasty addition to a plethora of meals. It’s time for some homemade croutons! Dice your leftover bread into crouton-size cubes and toss into a large mixing bowl. My […]

Mac Attack (Also Known As Homemade Mac ‘n Cheese)

Don’t get me wrong, I’m no Kraft or Annie’s hater. Those macs have their place in my life (and on my pantry shelf), but nothing beats a bowl of homemade mac ‘n cheese straight from the oven. With a smooth roux, fun pasta shapes and crunchy bread crumbs I’m pretty much in comfort food heaven. […]

Christmas Funfetti Cupcakes

I think it’s mandatory that all children love funfetti cake. My husband must be a kid at heart because funfetti is still his favorite “flavor” of cake. I decided to take a homemade funfetti cupcake recipe and turn them into super cute cupcakes appropriate for Christmas. These are really easy to make and your children […]