Category Archives: RECIPES

French Breakfast Puffs

French Breakfast Puffs

This recipe is for those of us that are going through a spring break filled with freezing temperatures, gusty windView full post »

Beer Cheese

Beer Cheese Dip

This recipe is a favorite – both with us and readers! We shared it in our first year of blogging – 5 yearsView full post »

Gin Maple Affogato

Gin Maple Affogato

If you’re new around here, let me introduce you to two of my favs – coffee and ice cream. My friends referView full post »

Simple Valentine's Day Cheese Board

Simple Valentine’s Day Cheese Board

Can’t believe it’s already almost Valentine’s Day! Seems like we were just ringing in the New Year,View full post »

Sore Throat Popsicles

Sore Throat Popsicles

This recipe is really coming in handy right now for our family. Malacai just came down with strep…for the secondView full post »

Peanut Butter + Toasted Coconut Protein Bites @themerrythought

Peanut Butter + Toasted Coconut Protein Bites

This past week has been pretty tough for me with the (mostly) no refined sugar/healthier eating that I’ve decidedView full post »

Blueberry Spinach Smoothie @themerrythought

Blueberry Spinach Smoothie

Hey 2018! We’re back from our holiday break and looking forward to lots of fun to come this year! The beginningView full post »

Eggnog Glazed Donuts @themerrythought

Eggnog Glazed Donuts

Apparently I’m really into fancying up store bought treats this season. But I think that’s a good thing.View full post »

Pomegranate Brie Crostini @themerrythought

Pomegranate Brie Crostini

Christmas is quickly approaching – each year I vow to do better in prepping for it to try to keep things moreView full post »

Sugared Cranberries @themerrythought

Sugared Cranberries

Sugared cranberries are a favorite to make for the holidays. They’re super easy – it’s just 3View full post »

Persimmon Pomegranate Mocktail @themerrythought

Persimmon Pomegranate Mocktail

In October, we attended a local event here in Rochester, Modern Minimal Entertaining + Mocktail Merriment, hosted byView full post »

Pear and Thyme Crostini @themerrythought

Pear and Thyme Crostini with Citrus Ginger Cheese

Back with another crostini recipe. I hope you enjoy these appetizers as much as I do. It’s bread + cheese + someView full post »

Pumpkin Pop Tarts with Maple Icing @themerrythought

Pumpkin Pop Tarts with Maple Icing

Homemade pop tarts are one of my favorite breakfast treats! They are a little more involved than opening a package ofView full post »

Apple Cider Floats @themerrythought

Apple Cider Floats

September through November, apple cider is the drink of choice around here! And ice cream is always a dessert ofView full post »

No-Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake Pie @themerrythought

No-Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake Pie

One of our favorite desserts is the No-Bake Blueberry Cheesecake Pie, it’s incredibly easy and incrediblyView full post »