Thursday, December 19, 2013

No-Bake Peanut Butter Cornflake Bars

No Bake Peanut Butter Cornflake Bars

Most of you know that I work in group insurance.  All of my clients purchase different lines of insurance from different carriers for various reasons and they do so to provide health, life, dental, vision, etc. coverage to their employees.  I’m an account manager which basically means that I...

Monday, December 16, 2013

Cranberry Orange Blondies

Cranberry Orange Blondies

I feel like all I have been doing lately is eating. We have already kicked off family Christmas celebrations, starting this past weekend with my family. Everyone was together at my parents house. Paul and I were the last to arrive and we walked in to FOOD. I think...

Monday, December 9, 2013

French Onion Pork Chops

French Onion Pork Chops

This post is sponsored by the National Pork Board and the recipe also appears in their Cooking for Comfort eCookbook.  If you asked me or my sister how we define comfort food, I am 100 percent positive that we would both have the same answer.  We would say “my mom’s onion...

Friday, December 6, 2013

What I’m baking this holiday season.

18 Recipes for Holiday Baking from

Sweets, sweets, sweets, that’s almost what this season is all about.  I hope you are putting your mixer and measuring cups to plenty of work this Christmas season making up some sweet treats to share with friends and neighbors.  I am, mostly in the form off cookies! When I was...

Monday, December 2, 2013

Toffee Crunch Olive Oil Oatmeal Cookies

Toffee Crunch Olive Oil Oatmeal Cookies

I realize you may be just coming down from a turkey-cranberry-stuffing-potato-pumpkin-pie high but really – who wants to really see a recipe for a salad today?  Because I definitely don’t.  I don’t for many reasons but the largest is that it’s not salad season…it’s baking season! There for a...

Monday, November 25, 2013

Cinnamon Maple Toffee Monster Cookies

Cinnamon Maple Toffee Monster Cookies from

Hello, Monday.  I’m actually happy to see you.  Mostly because Wednesday will be “Friday” this week and then a four-day weekend is in order and that is something to celebrate.  I love a good long weekend. While this last weekend wasn’t necessarily a long one; it was a great...