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Buckeye Brownies

Buckeye Brownies

A friend asked me to bake a dessert for a former co-worker’s birthday. I thought about conversations we’ve had about food (he’s 17 but is really into cooking) and remembered how he said one of his favorite things was the Buckeye candies he makes with […]

Cereal Milk Ice Cream

Cereal Milk Ice Cream

I’m obsessed with cereal. If I didn’t limit carbs, I’d pretty much run on Rice Krispies. After having a much-anticipated cereal milk ice cream at Milk Bar, I was disappointed. The ice cream did have a cornflake flavor, but it just fell flat for me. […]

Coconut Rum Cake

Coconut Rum Cake

We took the kids to a street fair in Nyack, NY last summer and we had a sample of a Caribbean rum cake from a little stand. We immediately bought three. I’d never had anything like it. Buttery and sweet, moist but fluffy. We could […]

Easy Arugula and Corn Salad

Easy Arugula and Corn Salad

This salad. Oh my goodness…this salad. It’s so easy. It’s delicious. It’s relatively healthy. I can eat the entire bowl and still wish for more. Best of all, the whole thing comes together in less than 20 minutes. Peppery arugula is tossed with warm corn […]

Saucy Lime and Cilantro Chicken Thighs

Saucy Lime and Cilantro Chicken Thighs

I am a huge fan of chicken thighs. They are so easy to cook and produce a cheap and easy dinner with their crispy skin and juicy meat. I’ve been doing a recipe with lemon and butter for years, but it can be a little […]

Cinnamon Twist Wreath

Cinnamon Twist Wreath

When we visited a Mellow Mushroom pizza restaurant in Charlottesville, I was eating a piece of crust and I thought about how the dough had a nice bit of sweetness. Almost like it had a caramelized taste. Because our kids love it so much, I […]