Baked, Happiness is homemade, Holidays, Recipes

Homemade Cornbread

Sweet cornbread! Honey, butter or both? Fluffy, slightly sweet & dangerously good with melted butter or drizzled honey on top : )  A perfect side for holiday meals or barbecues. My Grandmom was a southern lady who loved her some cornbread.  I've made several cornbread recipes over the years --- this particular recipe includes honey.… Continue reading Homemade Cornbread

Baked, Brunch, Home Cooking, Recipes

Egg and Croissant Brunch Bake

Brunch is always a good idea! Cheesy goodness surrounds this delicious brunchable dish. I tried this amazing egg, ham, cheese & croissant mash up months ago at a quaint corner restaurant. Their recipe is hush, hush 🤫 ... I searched & found a similar match --- wanted to share this recipe with breakfast & brunch… Continue reading Egg and Croissant Brunch Bake

Autumn, Baked, Happiness is homemade, Recipes

Maple Bourbon Candied Pecans

Oh Nuts! Sweet bourbon roasted pecans ….yes please : ) A great snack, topping for ice cream or add to a salad. If you have never made roasted nuts, you should. They're simple to make and so much better than the pre-made store package. I'm a huge sweet n' salty fan --- this recipe will… Continue reading Maple Bourbon Candied Pecans

Autumn, Baked, Dessert, Holidays

Apple Pie with Decorative Crust

Bake on! Apples, cinnamon, nutmeg ….the sweet aroma filled my kitchen. One year ago, I made a salted caramel apple pie. The flavor was amazing, the presentation was not. I was disappointed and knew it could be better. As much as I love to bake, making decorative décor is a challenge. That should be a… Continue reading Apple Pie with Decorative Crust

Happiness is homemade, Home Cooking

Mashed Potatoes, Homemade

Mash em' up! These homemade mashed potatoes are a staple side dish on my family's Thanksgiving table. Simple, creamy, buttery --- a delicious (devoured) dish. Great on their own or a perfect side for dinner : ) This is one of my son's absolute favorites & most requested. He swears they're the best (sweet kid… Continue reading Mashed Potatoes, Homemade

Baked, Dessert, Happiness is homemade

Cinnamon Rolls

Cinnamon rolls with the perfect amount of sweetness! My favorite part is the ooey gooey center of course. Super fluffy, perfect for breakfast and coffee : ) This was my first time making cinnamon rolls from scratch and they were amazing! A sweet dough similar to brioche. Yes! You all know how much I love… Continue reading Cinnamon Rolls

My Style

Baking Sense

Creativity helps happiness! Bakers, bake on : )  I cook frequently however, baking is my passion. The super sweet aroma fills my home and the outcome is even sweeter. Most of my delicious desserts are shared with others. A colleague recently said, "It makes you feel good". The answer is, yes! Let's be honest, food… Continue reading Baking Sense