Hot Chocolate with Cardamom Marshmallows

An indulgent cup of this homemade hot chocolate with cardamom marshmallows is all you need to enjoy a cold winter day. Perfect for the holiday season.

Happy Monday friends! It’s going to be a short and sweet week with Thanksgiving just right around the corner. Good thing it’s cold and we can stay in with cozy hot drinks like this homemade hot chocolate with cardamom marshmallows. Everything about this indulgent mug puts the holiday spirit in the heart and air. You need to make it as you get together with family this weekend.

Everyone timecapsule wardrobe needs a classic holiday red sweater. The bold, bright color is striking and perfect for the holiday season.

Fashion Fridays: Holiday Red Sweater

Classic Red Sweater, Old Navy Skinny Jeans, Crown Vintage Bootie, Flannel Blanket Scarf, Necklace with Charms and Tassel The holiday season is upon us! One of my favorite times of the year and needless...

 A beautiful holiday cranberry ginger pear pie with tender pears, tart cranberries and spicy ginger that warms you up on those cold winter days!

Cranberry Ginger Pear Pie

A beautiful holiday cranberry ginger pear pie with tender pears, tart cranberries and spicy ginger that warms you up on those cold winter days! (Originally published Nov 2013. Recipe and pictures updated Nov 2017)...

sweet potato cupcakes

Sweet Potato Cupcakes with Marshmallow Frosting

Happy Monday friends!! I hope you had a good weekend and are getting ready for the holiday season. We went to the mall this weekend to get a few winter items for the baby...

mom's pumpkin chocolate chip cake recipe

Mom’s Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cake

I am back with another family legacy recipe for you. This time it’s mom’s pumpkin chocolate chip cake. Like this Grandma’s Apple cake recipe, this legacy recipe is not from my side of the...

Add a little color to your classic apple pie with cranberries. This cranberry apple pie is the perfect combination of sweet and tart in every slice.

Cranberry Apple Pie

Happy Tuesday friends! It’s pie season and I am on a mission to practice my pie art.  I find myself whipping up old and new favorites just so I can make pretty crust. This...

The Locals Guide to Syracuse: 5 Best Fall Activities

From a Syracuse local, these are the 5 best fall activities that are a must-do! Everything from the best local apple orchards to fun fall festivals. I know we are almost at the end...