baking

Until Then

by Courtney on August 21, 2012

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Mornin’ friends! How’s it going? I just finished up one heck of a delicious breakfast, but I’ll get to that in just a sec… Since Jay had a softball game last night, dinner around here was – once again – of the “quick and easy” variety. I really do love softball, I swear. But I’m […]

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Scenes from Saturday: Black and White

by Courtney on April 21, 2012

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Leftovers for lunch… Re-discovered (old) dark chocolate bark in the back of the cupboard… A little baking, in the form of these cookies… Storm clouds rolling in… Catching up on reading… And a little cuddle time with this one… Now, getting ready to head to head out with friends. Life is good. How’s your Saturday […]

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Running On Super Speed

by Courtney on February 15, 2012

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Heyyyy guys and dolls! Everyone having a wonderful Wednesday? Mine has been busy, busy, BUSY; I’ve been running on super speed all morning in preparations for our vacation, and actually have to head back out to work in about a half hour for a client, so forgive me if I’m sounding sort of spazzy. (Then […]

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A Huge Urge To Bake

by Courtney on February 10, 2012

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Howdy, friends! Thanks so much for all of your insights from this morning’s post. I’m planning on grabbing some ibuprofen on my way back into work this afternoon, as well as putting in a call to my doc. As many of you said, I’m sure it’s nothing to worry about but a) it’s better to […]

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Toffee Almond Fudge

by Courtney on December 22, 2011

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At the beginning of the week, I very briefly mentioned that I had made some very delicious fudge over the weekend. Toffee Almond Fudge, to be exact… This fudge is just so, so, so good. My mom and I have been making fudge for years and, believe it or not, our go-to recipe comes from […]

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Raspberry Almond Gems

by Courtney on December 19, 2011

I’ve had quite a few requests for these little goodies ever since I first posted about them a week ago. Lucky for you, I copied down the recipe from my mom when I was over there this weekend, so you don’t have to wait any longer. These have LONG been a favorite in my family, […]

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Black & White Chocolate Peppermint Cookies

by Courtney on December 12, 2011

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So a few weeks ago I made these cookies. You may remember me teasing you with mentioning them. Unfortunately, I couldn’t share them with you at the time because they were top secret. Okay, well not really “top secret,” but they were my contribution to The Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap. So far, I’ve received […]

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$25.00 Hodgson Mill Gift Certificate Giveaway

by Courtney on December 7, 2011

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***Giveaway is now closed. Thank you to all who entered!*** ***The winner has been announced below…*** A couple of days ago, I was asked to participate in a blogger baking challenge put on by Hodgson Mill called the “Have a Grain Holiday!” Recipe Contest. I was sent a 5lb. bag of Hodgson Mill Whole Wheat […]

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Uncle Sam’s Crispy Dark Chocolate Chip Cookies

by Courtney on December 6, 2011

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So yesterday, I got a little creative in the kitchen. As it turns out, that creativity paid off in a big way…in the form of some pretty amazing cookies. I noticed last week that Attune Foods was having a recipe contest for December, with the challenge of making an original homemade gift recipe, using one […]

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Pumpkin Banana Bread

by Courtney on November 16, 2011

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Alright, let’s talk about that “special bread” I’ve been mentioning for the past two days. I know I was a little bit of a tease and honestly, I promise I would have given it to you sooner…but first, I had to remember the ingredients that I used and actually write them out. Whoops. This bread […]

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