Homemade Granola

Homemade Granola

One of the most satisfying work day morning breakfasts for me is Greek yogurt with some homemade granola mixed in.  The cool and creamy melding with the crunchy and sweet is so delightful.  Plus, it is a quick and easy breakfast.  The best part of this granola, is that it is fairly adaptable depending on what you have floating around … Read More

Food Gift Idea: Chocolate Covered Cherries

Chocolate Covered Cherries

Chocolate covered cherries are so easy, they’re basically an introduction to candy making.  No stove required.  They are fancy, yet quite simple to make. Of all the things that I create in the kitchen, making candy is probably my favorite thing.  It’s also the thing I do the least often.  Many people are a little nervous about making candy, and … Read More

Chocolate Peanut Butter Truffles


All to frequently I get caught up in my life, taking things for granted.  I fail to consider how lucky I am.  Recently, a new friend went out of her way for me out of the sheer goodness of her heart and I was touched.  She made me realize that I was fortunate to have people who care.  I made … Read More