A Thanksgiving Dinner Roll Worthy of the Indulgence

I don't know about you, but I love bread. Sometimes I daydream about those long-ago days when I didn't count calories or believe strongly about adhering to a vegetable-dominated diet. The days of innocence, where I could consume a loaf of bread without a thought. Like I said, loooooong-ago. I was ten.Needless to say, I am really looking forward to eating bread on Thanksgiving. So that dough better be good. A dry, mediocre roll is not going to cut it....more

Warning: This Post Isn't Funny. But It's Real. And It's About Thanksgiving.

Preface: I realize what an incredibly blessed person I am to be able to write this post. My heart is heavy for those who are hungry around the world, and in my own city, who are never able to experience a meal like the one I am describing.  I have always been a dedicated Thanksgiving advocate. Let's face it - Thanksgiving is sadly overlooked in the shadow of Christmas.Don't get me wrong - I love Christmas. Probably more than your average bear. But I believe each holiday deserves its moment in the sun....more

Let's All Go Around & Share Our Most Embarrassing Moments

It's the dreaded and inevitable question of Day 1 of the Corporate Team-Building Event....more

It's A Great Day for My Grandma's Peanut Butter Pie

Today, instead of my usual musings, I have a recipe for you.It's very easy. It's very tasty. And it's a recipe from my grandmother. Which automatically makes it good.I was blessed with two grandmothers who were both phenomenal cooks. They were always in their respective kitchens, making succulent treats. I tried to gather as many of their recipes as possible so that I could carry on their culinary legacies. Each time I re-create one of their scrumptious recipes, I imagine that I am infusing the world with a little bit of their grandmotherly sunshine....more
@Karen Ballum Thank you! It is, I promise. :)more