Chocolate Peppermint Mocha Cake – The Perfect Holiday Dessert!

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DelightfulMoments #CollectiveBias When it comes to the holidays, being an event planner trickles down more into my everyday life than it does during other times of the year. I want to shop for gifts and have them taken […]

Too Many Apples Makes the Perfect Applesauce

Earlier this month we went apple picking and found ourselves with too many apples! Why is it that when you’re picking ALL THE APPLES it seems like a good idea but then when you have pounds upon pounds of apples in your house you’re all, what the hell was I thinking? We went upstate to […]

The BEST Roasted Tomato Basil Soup

Like I mentioned in my latest Sunday Lately post I can’t believe that I hadn’t shared the recipe for Roasted Tomato Basil Soup on here! I’ve been making it for years but I guess I just never got around to it. This soup is amazing. It’s very simple and easy to make and so, so […]

Crispy Baked Buffalo Chicken Wings

We are BIG wings fans in the Rose household. Sadie especially – she loves gnawing the meat off the bone! As much as we love them I rarely make them at home. I find that a lot of the recipes I’ve tried whether the wings are fried or slow cooked are just too greasy. SO […]

Quinoa Fried Rice

Once I started blogging again I also started using my real camera again. (That kind of goes hand in hand, doesn’t it?) And on the memory cards I found a bunch of pictures of this dish I made back in April and never wrote about. After looking at the pictures my first thought was, “Man, […]

The easiest, best cake (that no one will believe you made)

We did Sadie’s birthday really easy this year. Just family and some close friends (and it was still like, 30 people!) and kept it low key on food, decorations and the like. I had stressed myself into a tizzy the last two years around her birthday and I didn’t have the time or energy for […]