Baked Buttermilk and Double Chocolate Doughnuts

Happy National Doughnut Day! Doughnuts are a celebration situation and merit a little (a lot of) fanfare. Have a Baked Buttermilk and Double Chocolate Doughnut, and let’s boogie. My steady, double-decade relationship with doughnuts...

Triple Threat Brownie Cookies

Dearest old friend, It’s been ages since last I saw your lovely face, and I have been anxiously awaiting the day we could gallop towards one another in slow motion for a sweeping, soap-opera...

Chipotle Grapefruit Margaritas {Blogging: Year One}

This is a tale of two margaritas: a skinny Lime Margarita and a sultry Chipotle Grapefruit Margarita. Skinny is 1-year old today. Chipotle Grapefruit came to celebrate the occasion. {Chipotle Grapefruit may also be the best margarita...

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A Day in the Life {Guest Post for Rachel Cooks}

Today, I’m giving you a break from the recent barrage of buttery biscuits, cream cheese-covered cakes, and champagne cocktails for a little looksie into the real life of The Law Student’s Wife. I’m honored to be...

Apple Butter Cheddar Dill Biscuits

My refrigerator overrunneth with condiments. Berry jellies, pepper jellies, maple syrup, and dill pickles jokey for position with the soy sauce and salad dressing. The Mustards (Dijon, spicy brown, and stone ground) fight with...

Loaded Carrot Cake Cupcakes

I sang Disney’s Pocahontas “Colors of the Wind” the entire time I baked these carrot cake cupcakes. Pocahontas came out when I was 9, and my expert critical opinion was that—even if Pocahontas can canoe down...

Quinoa, Chickpea, and Almond Salad with Roasted Scallion Dressing

I would like to be the kind of person who does yoga. I’m eating Quinoa, Chickpea, and Almond Salad instead. Each morning I would walk barefoot to a lush, spacious park and spread my...

Strawberry Basil Champagne Sparklers

My mother raised me to never leave the house in sweatpants, which is amusing considering that I spend 89% of my off-work hours in ill-fitting collegiate apparel. My at-home wardrobe rotation goes something like...