Butter-Nut Whole Wheat Blondies

Last week was one of my very best friend’s, Jamie’s, birthday.┬áJamie has been my partner in crime since junior high. Even though we live 2 hours apart and don’t get to see each other as often as I would like, Jamie will always hold a supreme spot in my heart. I don’t think anyone has…

Homemade Vanilla Bean Creamer

I am a morning person more than I am a night owl, but I occasionally struggle to get out of bed in the morning. One of the main things that lures me out of a deep slumber is the promise of a fresh cup of coffee. Sometimes I drink my coffee black and other times…

Our Trip to Maui: Wedding Bells and Adventures

I have been absent from the blogging world for the past 2 weeks, but I have a good excuse. Besides the fact that temperature in Ohio has been over 100 for several days this month and our air conditioner is on its last leg (not conducive for baking), we went to Maui for my dear…

Gluten-free Chocolate Chip Cookies

This past weekend my good friends Chelsea, Jess R., and Jess D. and I took a road trip out to Indianapolis to visit Jeff (another friend from physical therapy school) and his wife, Daphne. Daphne is a member the USA Track and Field Paralympic team and she was racing in the 100 and 200 meter…