Cinnamon Cut Out Ornaments

One of my favorite holiday traditions each year is making Cinnamon Ornaments!  They are fast and easy to make and they smell absolutely delicious! I make new ones every year but I find that they keep for several years so be prepared to pack them up at the end of the season! The recipe is … Continue reading Cinnamon Cut Out Ornaments

AT LAST! A decent, almost normal, practically carb free bread! Perfect Primo Bread

Like I've said before....I am a self-admitted BREAD JUNKIE. I love bread. I like it toasted with butter, I like it grilled with cheese and bacon, I like it slathered with peanut butter and jelly. French toast, cinnamon toast, pizza toast. Panini, club sandwich, toasted with tuna, chicken salad. Egg sandwiches, finger sandwiches, BLT. Fluffernutter, … Continue reading AT LAST! A decent, almost normal, practically carb free bread! Perfect Primo Bread

Boilerplate Bread

The one thing I miss with all the new dietary changes that come along with switching to a low carb diet is....BREAD. Bread has always been a big part of my life. From growing up on PB&J sandwiches, to falling in love with gourmet grilled cheeses, and baking homemade bread every single chance I got, … Continue reading Boilerplate Bread

Homemade Soft Pretzels

Fewer things make a person nostalgically reminisce of their childhood than home cooked food, especially when it's something that was traditionally made in your home, by the people who cared for you...mom, grandmom, whoever that special person was. So, it is a glorious moment when we recreate those recipes and find ourselves swimming in happy … Continue reading Homemade Soft Pretzels

Create your own Thanksgiving Floral Centerpiece

You can change almost any container and flower bunch into a pretty and elegant table arrangement. Today I used a small pumpkin I'd been decorating my fall front porch with, and picked up a bunch of flowers at the market for $14.00. 1. Gather everything you will need. Flowers, vase/glass, tape (i generally use green floral … Continue reading Create your own Thanksgiving Floral Centerpiece

Sugar-Free REAL Pumpkin Spice Latte

It's SEPTEMBER and Autumn is closing in! You know what THAT means....right? It means PUMPKIN SPICE SEASON! That's right....I said it...."Pumpkin Spice Season". Pumpkin Spice actually has its own season these days, and it is blissful. No doubt about it. Here is what is NOT so blissful. Spending $5.00 for a Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte … Continue reading Sugar-Free REAL Pumpkin Spice Latte

Sugar Free Coconut Lemon Cake in a Cup

Lemon. It brings so many thoughts and words to my mind. Crisp, Tart, Cool, Fresh, Flavorful, Sweet, Fruity, Citrus, Pretty, Juicy, Zing. These are just a handful of the adjectives to describe "Lemon". But, there really are NO words to describe lemon in baking...no words for the flavor explosion that lemon gives you when you … Continue reading Sugar Free Coconut Lemon Cake in a Cup