Angry Orchard

My friends know me as someone who enjoys a good cocktail or beer. I love going to craft cocktail bars, dive bars, and beer gardens. I never thought of reviewing an adult beverage, but when Angry Orchard asked me what I thought of their hard ciders, I couldn’t say no! Just look at this bounty!…

Pumpkin Doughnuts

It’s officially pumpkin season in my house!  While I’ve never been a huge pumpkin fan in the past, I’ve come to embrace it and couldn’t wait to make these pumpkin doughnuts for Miles. I’ve never met a kid so into pumpkin.  For me, I think my pumpkin love stops at sweets.  Mainly breakfast sweets.  I’m…

Friday Things

A Manhattan and goldfish.  This is how I started my weekend.  Thursday’s the new Friday right? It’s been such a week of ups and downs.  I’m super bummed that I wasn’t able to post every day this week.  Someone needs to eat out more!  I am going to Swizzler for lunch again today for another hot dog….

Challah

Earlier this week I posted a recipe for Challah French Toast.  Can you guess where the Challah came from?  Me!  I tried making Challah myself.  I’ve really wanted to get back into baking bread again and here was my perfect opportunity. Baking bread can be a pretty stressful process (for me) because it’s so exact. …

Challah French Toast

A couple of weeks ago, I made challah in hopes of making challah French toast.  The yeast I had in my fridge expired, but I tried it anyway and the bread was a disaster.  I finally went out and bought some more yeast and tried again. Success!  The first loaf was a little brown, but…