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  • Homemade Wonder Bread

    If I had to pick my favorite Christmas gift (aside from the new tires for my car) it would be this book BraveTart: Iconic American Desserts. There are so many things I want to try in this book, but my first test was this homemade…

  • Holiday Fudge

    I’m calling this Holiday fudge, because the original title did not do the flavor justice. Yes, there is coffee in here, but it’s not at all the main flavor. It’s the cinnamon. At first, when I sampled it, because fudge, I was mildly disappointed in…

  • Chocolate Raspberry Almond Rugelach

    This is my final new cookie recipe to share with you. It’s more involved than some of the others, but every bit worth it. Rugelach is my favorite pastry. I’m not sure I would necessarily call it a cookie, because it’s more of a mini…

  • Homemade Nutella

    As you know from my post earlier this week, I am on an DIY kick! I’ve always like Nutella, but I haven’t been super crazy about it. When I traveled to Europe, There is Hazelnut in basically everything. It’s more subtle, though. I really enjoyed…

  • DIY Vanilla Extract

    I LOVE a good DIY. I have been wanting to make my own extract for like two plus years. Why have I hesitated…who knows. Vanilla beans are not cheap, I happened to get mine off Amazon around the Holiday so they were not terribly expensive.…