She's Becoming DoughMessTic

I am a wife & mother who thought domesticity was going to eat me alive...that is, until I decided to eat it first. Follow along as I make mistakes, bake cakes, and hopefully get out of this kitchen alive!

Peanut Butter and Salted Caramel Brownies

Sometimes things go together that maybe you hadn’t thought of going together. Like that one couple you know, who are both wonderful and charming on their own, but you never really saw being a THING. Perhaps she was just a little too smart, or he just a little too handsome ....more

Banana Pudding Pancakes

Seriously…Banana Pudding. My mom and my Aunt Sue both make the best Banana Pudding....more

Mohawk Flooring–The Downstairs Install

Time for an update, everyone. The Mohawk Flooring? All of the laminate and carpeting I struggled with picking out? ...more

Mixed Red Berry Pancake Muffins

I should bake and cook with berries more....more

New Flooring Update…Mohawk Carpet and Laminate

Remember a few weeks ago when I showed you my nasty, nasty floors, and you judged me for living in what appeared to be squalor, and we kinda stopped being friends? Well, folks, we can be friends again. Thanks to Mohawk, whom I met last year at a really fun conference where they were letting us pour giant glasses of wine on their carpet, I am pleased to tell you I went shopping for new flooring ....more

Easy Macaroni Salad…and Better Bakery

I am a huge fan of bready things....more

Staying Active After the Resolution Wears Off

I think we all do this… We find ourselves in a rut, and by December, we are ready to better ourselves, and vow to make a change in the New Year. Eat Better. Exercise More ....more

Wild Blueberry Cornbread Muffins

New Year, folks. Time to start all over again....more

Spinach and Almond Topped Chicken

I love when recipes just come together, are so, so easy, and turn out to be the kind of delicious that requires you to add said recipe to your go-to repertoire. Good stuff. Take, for example, this chicken recipe I created for Dole ....more

Spaghetti with Crab in Champagne Lemon Cream Sauce

It is almost 2016. Time for me to finally, finally, get my things in order....more