Swirly Halloween Cookies are fun to make and even more fun to eat!

Swirly Halloween Cookies…

I love Halloween.   It’s such a fun time of year!   Since I teach elementary school, the kids are all really into it as well.  I usually have some type of Halloween party for them a few days before the actual holiday and make lots of fun holiday themed treats.   This year will be no exception. … 

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Copycat Trader Joe's Pumpkin Spice Brittle

Copycat Trader Joe’s Pumpkin Spice Brittle…

I do not have a Trader Joe’s near my house.  In fact, it takes well over an hour to get to the nearest Trader Joe’s.   This means whenever I’m in an area that has one I make sure to stock up on all of the goodies.   I was down in Washington, DC at the beginning… 

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Pumpkin Spice Pumpkin Seeds

Pumpkin Spice Roasted Pumpkin Seeds #SundaySupper

As a kid one of my favorite Halloween activities was carving a pumpkin.   It wasn’t just that I liked making a face on the pumpkin, but I also liked taking out the seeds so we could roast them later.   It has been a long time since I roasted pumpkin seeds but last year we received… 

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Brown Butter Pear Blondies

Brown Butter and Pear Blondies

  Usually whenever I think of fall I think of apples and pumpkin.  They are my go to fall flavors because they are everywhere in the fall.   But what about pears?   While I usually don’t think of pears as a fall flavor, they totally are.   Pair a couple of pears with a bunch of spices… 

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Gold Peak Coffee

Gold Peak Coffee #SipOfHome

This is a sponsored post written on behalf of Gold Peak Coffee but my love of coffee and all opinions are 100% my own.   It seems like this time of year we are always on the go.   During the week we run from work, to the store, and then home to cook dinner and… 

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Angel Killer

Angel Killer by Andrew Mayne

Angel Killer: A Jessica Blackwood Novel In this self-published bestselling e-book by a real illusionist—the first thriller in a sensational series—now available in paperback, FBI agent Jessica Blackwood believes she has successfully left her complicated life as a gifted magician behind her . . . until a killer with seemingly supernatural powers puts her talents… 

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