Hot and Sour Soup

Learn how to make restaurant-style Hot and Sour Soup with this quick and easy recipe.  It’s easy to adapt to your personal taste preferences, and so delicious! Can’t stop, won’t stop with the soup recipes this winter. ♡ And today’s recipe is one that I’ve been meaning to share with...

Seriously Delicious Detox Salad

Every Monday night is sushi night around here. And I look forward to it every single week.  ♡ The tradition began for Barclay and I when we started dating, and found out that we had a mutual love for good nachos and spicy tuna rolls.  I had already determined...

20-Minute Moroccan Chickpea Soup

I feel like Christmas and New Year’s Day should fall on a weekend more often. Because I don’t know about you, but there’s been something about the holiday season this year that has just felt more slow and restful than usual.  Maybe it’s the fact that everyone I know...

Easy Lentil and Avocado Tacos

Happy New Year, everyone!  ♡ Wow, I can’t believe how much has changed in the past ten days since I last shared a new recipe with you.  There’s suddenly now a ring on my finger (and the most incredible feeling of joy and peace settling into my heart as that reality becomes...

My 16 Favorite Recipes Of 2016

Happy New Year’s Eve, everyone! Just realized that I forgot to hit “publish” on today’s follow-up post to the list I shared yesterday of Your 16 Favorite Recipes of 2016.  But since we still have a few hours left before the end of the year, I wanted to pop in...

Your 16 Favorite Recipes Of 2016

Happy New Year’s Eve Eve, everyone! First off, I just want to say a enormous thank you — from both Barclay and me — for your amazing responses to our fun news yesterday.  Oh my goodness, you all are the best, and your excitement and support means the world to us.  So...

My Favorite Sour Cream Coffee Cake

Between my three-and-a-half years of college, three summer internships in between, traveling and playing out with our band on the weekends, and apartment-hopping with friends for years after college — I feel like I lived with a record number of roommates during my twenties.  But one of those roommates was an...

1-Hour Soft and Buttery Dinner Rolls

This past weekend, I did something I never do. I didn’t leave the house for over 2 full days…and it felt so good.  💛 On Friday night, Barclay and I hosted a big easygoing Christmas party with all of our best friends, complete with a yummy spread of simple appetizers, lots of homemade apple...

How To Make Whipped Cream

Hey friends!  I’m back with a quick little How-To Tuesday post (and new video!) to get you all ready for holiday pie-baking, hot-cocoa-topping, and cake-decorating this week.  We’re talking about how to make homemade whipped cream! Because let’s be real — while “non-dairy whipped topping” and “whipped cream in-a-can” were all the...

1-Hour Cinnamon Rolls

This 1-Hour Cinnamon Rolls recipe is quick and easy to make, drizzled with a heavenly cream cheese frosting, and absolutely delicious! Can we talk today about the magic that is a freshly-baked pan of warm homemade cinnamon rolls?  💛 You know, the kind that are baked juuust right until they are...

Homemade Vanilla Extract (Plus FREE Printable Labels!)

Spoiler alert for all of my friends and family reading the blog today: I made everyone homemade vanilla extract for Christmas this year!!! 🎄 That’s right — you get a free vanilla, and you get a free vanilla, and you get a free vanilla, and — did I mention I made SO MUCH VANILLA?! Actually,...

Cranberry Orange Banana Bread

Raise your hand if you grew up making cranberry orange bread around the holidays! Ok, now, raise your hand if you grew up making it…from a box! 🙋 🙋 🙋 Hey hey, no shame if you did too.  It was the 90s — box mixes and canned soups and scrunchy socks and...