pumpkincreamsauce2

aren’t bad days the worst? sometimes, it really does feel like the world is totally and completely against you. maybe that’s a bit melodramatic, but seriously, sometimes it feels like no matter what you do, you just can’t win. i hate those days with a fiery passion. more often than not, when i crave...

applesauce

fall is here, fall is here! well, kind of. sort of. okay, so truth be told, we don't really get anything that even slightly resembles fall here in florida until the beginning of december (if we're lucky!), so i'm insanely jealous of my friends to the north who are basking in the crisp breeze,...

sugarcookiebars6

i have a confession. i am a big proponent for any and all things crumbly. coffee cake, crumb cake, butter cookies, fruit crisps, and any other dessert that is unequivocally a total and complete mess to eat. in a related story, i’m also hopelessly in love with sugar cookies, a cookie desperately in need of...

vanillaicecream9

summer is here in florida, and it arrived with a murderous vengeance. unbearably hot temperatures, afternoon thunderstorms, and unforgiving, relentless humidity so bad that sweating as soon as you step out of the shower is inevitable. our sweet reprieve from the heat and misery? ice cream. oh yes, a ridiculous amount of ice cream has been...

sloppyjoes8.

sloppy joes aren’t exactly synonymous with gourmet fare. rather, the sloppy joe is a sandwich that often reminds us of our childhood. perhaps it was the tuesday special at the school cafeteria, or the quick and easy meal that our mothers would throw together and serve atop white hamburger buns between the endless errands...

roastchicken41

by definition, sundays are meant to be spent lazing about. sunday is a day for languid, boozy brunches with best friends. it’s a day we are absolutely committed to enjoying the hell out of before the business of the week overwhelms us for another five days. lounging in the sun, going on a picnic, taking...

espresso dark chocolate chip ice cream

ice cream. ice cream is one of those things that instantly takes you back to your childhood. you’d be hard-pressed to find someone who doesn’t remember that feeling of heart-tugging urgency that swallowed you up whole upon hearing the familiar chimes of the ice cream truck on an unbearably hot summer day. ice cream is velvety,...