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....

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...

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...

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...

Banana Cake with Coconut Cream Cheese Frosting

Last Wednesday, I turned 27, accepted the fact that I simultaneously have subtle wrinkles and not-so-subtle zits, ran out of fingers counting my blessings, and...

Sweet and Spicy Asian Pork Quesadillas

You say tortilla; I say 8-inch circle of gastronomic possibility. You + a tortilla + your imagination are an unstoppable kitchen trifecta. No matter...

Blueberry Cream Oatmeal Smoothies

This week, I renewed my pledge to good-girl eating behavior: Veggies; all-natural granola things; no chocolate before 10 a.m. Life responded by FedEx-ing me an...

Super Chunk Banana Bran Muffins.

Super Chunk Banana Bran Muffins

Chunky is such a fun word. Sure, “chunky” is not the word I want on my mind whilst wiggling into a freshly laundered pair...