My plan for Easter Monday was to post about a bajillion photos of my family. Smiling outside the church in matchy-matchy Easter outfits. Grinning ear-to-ear, faces and fingers covered and coated in ham glaze or raspberry frosting. It’s the post-holiday, lazy-mommy blogger go-to. But alas, I cannot.
I took exactly zero photos of my kids this Easter. Zip. Zilch. Nada.
I realize in our photo-obsessed culture, this is tantamount to missing the birth of my own children. An unforgivable lapse of negligence. There is probably a private circle of Instagram hell for wayward mommies like me. It’s okay, though. I bet we get margaritas. (more…)
I know, I know. Pinterest is bloated with a million of these already. The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie. The BEST Chocolate Chip Cookie EVER. The One and Only You-are-Dead-to-Me-if-You-Don’t-Die-When-You-Eat-This-It’s-So-Good-I-Would-Sell-My-Firstborn-Child-For-a-Dozen Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe. But seriously. This is THE Chocolate Chip... Continue reading →
Lest you think I only make sugary sweets, here’s some home cookin’ of the savory kind. Smashed potatoes are one of my favorite sides. They’re like a baked potato but with more crispy and less dry. Sort of like a twice-baked... Continue reading →
What else could I post for the inaugural recipe at Baking Humble Pie? Old-fashioned Sugar-Cream Pie is as humble as they make ’em. Also known as Finger Pie in some places because the cream was stirred into the sugar with the baker’s... Continue reading →