Baked, Happiness is homemade, Recipes

Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

We all deserve a cookie! Brown butter chocolate chip cookies are ridiculously good. The nutty brown butter flavor takes it to another level of deliciousness : ) Inspired by my Mom, she loves chocolate chip cookies {well...it might be tied with Oreos}. She was diagnosed with dementia 20 years ago then progressively worse to advanced… Continue reading Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Brunch, Home Cooking, Recipes

Cheesy Breakfast Quesadilla

An egg-cellent way to start your morning! Breakfast quesadillas ~ eggs, melted cheese & a soft tortilla. It's so darn good : ) The breakfast taco/quesadilla is super easy & quick. I used cheddar cheese with crumbled bacon & a side of fruit. Add your choice of favorites --- guacamole, salsa, bacon or chorizo. A… Continue reading Cheesy Breakfast Quesadilla

Baked, Brunch, Home made, Recipes

Glazed Donut Bundt Cake

Oversized glazed donut cake 😉 It's simply irresistible, no bundts about it! If you're a donut or cake lover, this is for you : ) The nutmeg, cardamom & vanilla add fantastic flavors. The moment I saw this recipe, I knew it was a must try. It was a big hit in our home! I… Continue reading Glazed Donut Bundt Cake

Baked, Home Cooking, Recipes

Sweet and Spicy Roasted Cauliflower

Baked cauliflower bites! Not fried! I love sharing home cooking & baking with everyone but these... I secretly wanted them all to myself 😉 They're crunchy, sweet and beyond delicious : ) Are you a sweet and spicy fan? This sauce reminds me of my favorite Thai chili wings. Sticky but scrumptious! The first bite… Continue reading Sweet and Spicy Roasted Cauliflower

Baked, Dessert, Recipes

Honey Strawberry Galette

Dessert is served! My favorite berry --- strawberries with a flaky crust and honey whipped cream : ) The honey & splash of lemon add the perfect amount of sweetness. I love making homemade whipped cream --- the honey whipped cream is so good. I find myself "trying" to balance healthy vs un- healthy especially… Continue reading Honey Strawberry Galette

Home Cooking, Recipes, side dish, sunday dinner

Prosciutto Wrapped Asparagus

So tasty & light! A simple, creative & delicious appetizer or side dish. Are you team asparagus? Excluding the meat & cheese, asparagus is packed with nutrients including fiber, vitamins A, C & K. A couple of years ago, this wrapped vegetable caught my eye at a restaurant. I had to try them! They were… Continue reading Prosciutto Wrapped Asparagus

Baked, Dessert, Happiness is homemade, Recipes

Carrot Cake Cookies

Carrot cake cookies with homemade cream cheese frosting : ) Soft, so flavorful and not overly sweet. I added a small amount of chopped walnuts to the dough. Perfect amount of sugar & spice! The cookie is soft with a cake like texture. A new favorite + I'll always be team carrot cake. This recipe… Continue reading Carrot Cake Cookies