Cinnamon Roll Waffles

If you haven’t seen it online before and it’s your first time, welcome to an awesome tasty idea!  I love waffles and have a waffle maker that makes 4 waffles at a time.  So, if you have a waffle iron, no matter the size, and you like cinnamon rolls, you need to try this.  Put…

Homemade Extract

For those of you who don’t read  my blog often, I am one for cooking and baking homemade from scratch due to some food intolerances.  I’ve been known to make my own vanilla extract, but recently, I came to wonder, why stop there? That being said, I started making my own orange extract and lavender…

Taco Wednesday

Okay, I know it’s Friday, but hey.  I made tacos on Wednesday. :p  Anyway, I decided I wanted some tacos and in a bad way, so what’s better than homemade tacos?  Homemade tacos with homemade flour tortillas, that’s what!  They came out super delicious!!!  However, word to the wise:  make sure they are paper thin…

First Basil Harvest of 2016

Finally! It finally happened!  My first basil harvest of the season!  I’m so excited!!! If you couldn’t tell… lol!  This year, the garden is is HUGE!  My dad and I combined our planting powers and created a big garden.  Well, big for me.  Growing up, we used to have a humongous field sized garden, but…

Easter Weekend

Happy Easter Bunny Day to all!  My weekend was not dull, but there’s not many pictures of my activities. Saturday, I spent the majority of the day cleaning and what not.  Perky was helpful. I also tended to my plants and moved some to my bedroom window sill. My night ended with going to my…

Mexican Pizza Braid

You know those recipes that have been floating around Facebook a lot?  Well, sometimes I can’t resist trying them.  This time, I tried a really tasty one that I plan to do again! 1 pound ground beef 1 package of mexican seasoning 1 can of refridgerated pizza dough cheese taco toppings of your choice –…

Homemade Vanilla

I LOVE to bake.  I also LOVE quality ingredients.  Let me just say that I am a bit of a vanilla extract snob.  I hate the store bought cheap stuff.  Compared to the stuff I make, it has a crappy flavor.  How can you make homemade vanilla?  It’s super easy. What you need: 4-7 vanilla…