I’m a proud Jersey Girl and some of my favorite memories growing up in New Jersey was going down the shore in the summer. Believe me when I say, after a cold winter/spring when April comes around we all begin the countdown to Memorial Day weekend because that’s when we know summer has officially begun! Its time for some fun in the sun and of course no trip down the shore would ever be complete without stopping to get some coffee cake, it was a tradition of ours. So, I haven’t lived in Jersey for a little over 10 years now and every time summerRead A Lil' Dab More…

Living in the Kansas City area you are surrounded by all sorts of delicious BBQ. If you ask the people around here they may not agree on which bbq place serves the best in the city, but what they would agree on is Kansas City is the best bbq around. Don’t get me wrong, there are many areas throughout the country that make some great bbq, but Kansas City for me takes the top prize when it comes to BBQ, especially with their burnt ends! Until moving to Kansas City 3 years ago,  I had never heard of burnt ends. So what exactly are they? Ultimately,Read A Lil' Dab More…

Tis’ the season for some holiday cookies! Cookies are serious business this time of year, between cookie exchanges & treats for Santa. I mean it’s Christmas time, a time to indulge in some deliciousness, and if I’m going to be honest, I’ve been making plenty of cookies to snack on & get me through the winter! There’s really no limit to how many cookies you can eat this holiday season, Santa told me they are “calorie free” so eat as many as you like.    (they really aren’t but still if Santa says so, then I’m going with that)  Plus what’s a better way toRead A Lil' Dab More…