Individual Peach Cobblers |

Individual Peach Cobblers

I. Love. Peach. Cobbler. It's the best. As much as I love chocolate, peach cobbler may just be my favorite dessert! Maybe it's because I only get to eat it a few times each year, it seems more special. When most people go camping they roast hot dogs or bbq. When we go camping…we eat things like frittatas, tamale pie, fresh biscuits and peach cobbler. Always peach cobbler. Let's just say my … [Read More...]

Fresh Strawberry Popsicles |

Fresh Strawberry Popsicles

I know, I know. I'm wayyyy behind on the popsicle bandwagon. I tried making some rum and coke popsicles last summer and had such high hopes! Until they didn't set up (note to self…don't try making popsicles so strong you can get drunk off them…) and they just tasted…blah. I'm not sure if I didn't have the lids on tight and they got other freezer smells in them or what, but it was a disaster. But … [Read More...]

No Bake Strawberry Cream Pie |

Mini No-Bake Strawberry Cream Pies

Aren't these mini pie pans so cute?!? They were a gift from Grandma Vi and although she is technically not my grandma, I love her like one anyway. She sent them to me over a month ago and I know it's a shame I haven't used them until now but it's just because I couldn't decide what kind of pies to bake! I've been wanting to make apple pie with a crumb topping and then eat it piping hot with a … [Read More...]

Long Distance Baking

Liebster Award + New ‘About Us’

We were very excited and honored when Liz from Floating Kitchen nominated us for a Liebster Award! A Liebster Award is passed from one blogger to another, typically those who are "newer" bloggers, and it is a way for us to get to know each other and … [Read More...]

Banana Cream Pie |

Frozen Banana Cream Pie

Guys, I finally made banana cream pie! When I lived in LA, my friends and I would sometimes go to this whole in wall pie place called The Apple Pan. It's a tiny old-fashioned burger joint with only one giant U-shaped bar for seating and they are … [Read More...]

Strawberry Freezer Jam |

Strawberry Freezer Jam

Making jam sounds like a very labor intensive and scary process, better left to Laura Ingalls Wilder and cute little old I right? WRONG! At least for freezer jam. It is so amazingly easy!! No more making excuses. You need to make … [Read More...]


Hometown Gems: Elk Grove, California

Happy Monday! Today I am going to take you on a tour of my hometown: Elk Grove, California! Steph and I were approached by this awesome company called RelayRides to highlight the gems in our hometowns. RelayRides is a ride share program. So if you … [Read More...]

Hometown Hidden Gems: Boise, Idaho |

Hometown Gems: Boise, Idaho

Just a quick question here: how many of you can find Idaho on a map? (And no, Idaho is not Iowa. And yes, people have asked me that). Kelly and I love to travel and share our vacations with you all, but over the next few days we're going to share … [Read More...]


Buckwheat Biscuits

Guys, I debated whether or not to post this. I mean, nobody wants to highlight a failure or showcase a bad idea. But in the spirit of blog transparency and to show that just because you have a baking blog doesn't mean you always get the recipe right, … [Read More...]