Online Dating, Part II

Read about online dating part 1 here.  Well online dating, we've made it almost 3 months but now it's time to go. It's not you, it's me. Really, it's me. Although, I do not feel that you really listened my responses to those survey questions in the beginning because some of my "matches" were questionable. It's ok, I forgive you. As I said, it's not you, it's me. Maybe we'll meet again … [Read More...]

March Madness Basketball Cupcakes |

March Madness Cupcakes

Only one weekend into the NCAA tournament aaaaannddd my bracket is officially busted. Kelly's too. We tried to be different and not pick Kentucky to win it all, but that clearly didn't work out in our favor. Filling out brackets is a yearly tradition. I remember when we were little, Dad would print out brackets for my sister and I. We would fill them out round by round, so each game we had … [Read More...]


Egg Muffins- on the go!

Guys, my sister made food last night. And no, it wasn't boxed mac & cheese. Let me back up. My sister has made some dinners in the past. She's made homemade ravioli once and mushroom risotto and a veggie quinoa. Yet, she always asks me to make her an egg because she claims she can't make one. I don't consider myself a mean sister, but I don't always make her one when she asks. Tough love, … [Read More...]

Whiskey Chocolate Cupcakes - with Jameson for St. Patrick's Day! |

Whiskey Chocolate Cupcakes

Happy St. Patrick's Day! Last year we gave you an Irish Gold Cocktail and Irish Soda Bread. Then Kelly actually went to Ireland and came back with Irish Brown Bread and a Hot Whiskey drink. You have tons of Irish options, but do you see what we're … [Read More...]

Cake Decorating Class |

Monthly Musings: Jan/Feb/March

Hi friends! Things are getting a bit hectic around LDB right now, which is odd for this time of year. I feel like late winter/early spring there's usually nothing going on. We started January by making a list of goals for the blog this year and … [Read More...]

Oatmeal Walnut Chocolate Chip Cookies |

Oatmeal Walnut Chocolate Chip Cookies

This weekend was a windows open, music up, it's-beginning-to-feel-a-lot-like-spring-time weekend. To me…those kind of weekends require cookies. Sometimes you want an easy recipe, one that doesn't require a lot of time or energy. Or much … [Read More...]

Homemade Cheez-Its | via Brown Eyed Baker

Homemade Cheez-Its

Remember last week I confessed my love of cheesy carbs? It's a real thing. Case in point: two cheesy snacks back to back. Cheeze-its. Goldfish. Cheddar Bunnies. I love them all. They're the kind of snacks someone will have to physically take … [Read More...]


Nutella Protein Smoothie

I don't know if it's because I've been binge watching The Americans all week or because the weather is slightly chilly but I've been on a sugar kick lately. And it's time to cut back. Obviously judging from the title though, I'm taking baby steps … [Read More...]

Garlic Cheddar Biscuits |

Garlic Cheddar Breadsticks

The past month my roommate and I have been taking a cake decorating class (more on that later...), meaning we each have to make a cake and frosting every week for this 8 week class. Meaning we have TWO cakes sitting in our house at all times. While … [Read More...]