Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Cookies & a Gift Idea

Just a Sliver: Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Cookies and a Gift Idea

Last year for Christmas my brother gave me these awesome Nordic Ware Cookie stamp set and believe it or not, I just used them for the first time! I blame overseas living and boxed up belongings for taking me so long to use these little gems. Right … [Read more...]

Snickers Chocolate Chip Cookies

Just a Sliver: Snickers Chocolate Chip Cookies

These cookies! We had a lot of leftover candy from our lack of trick-or-treaters so a few weeks ago I tried this recipe and I was not disappointed. Such a soft and chewy cookie with just hint of caramel...mmmm! I will tell you right now that this … [Read more...]

Apple Streusel Cheesecake Pie

Just a Sliver: Apple Streusel Cheesecake Pie

With just over a week to Thanksgiving, it's time to finalize your baking plans! This recipe is one that I was lucky enough to try at our first Thanksgiving, in October. My husband's Aunt is an unbelievable baker and she made this Apple Streusel … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Maple Frosted Doughnuts

Just a Sliver: Pumpkin Maple Frosted Doughnuts

Pumpkin Doughnuts with a Maple, Browned Butter Frosting. Talk about a fall festive recipe! I'm always looking for a good recipe to use my doughnut pan and this one definitely did not disappoint. The doughnut is delicious and soft and the browned … [Read more...]

Small Batch Cinnamon Buns

Just a Sliver: Small Batch Cinnamon Buns

I love this recipe because it makes just 4! A lot of times I want to try a recipe but I don't want to be "stuck" [as if it's a bad thing] with too many leftover temptations...that I will eventually eat [of course.] This small batch cinnamon bun … [Read more...]

Soft Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

Just a Sliver: Soft Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

These Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies have the perfect hint of pumpkin and spice for the Fall season. These cookies are chock full of mini chocolate chips and are so incredibly soft. The pumpkin flavor isn't overwhelming but has the perfect little … [Read more...]

Rice Krispie Ghosts

Just a Sliver: Rice Krispie Ghosts

Considering this is a baking blog, the recipes have been a bit sparse lately! This tends to happen every fall when we're in a new place, trying to settle in to a new schedule. So now I'm back! And I have a few good ones to share. First off, one to … [Read more...]

Canadian Thanksgiving

Just a Sliver: Canadian Thanksgiving

We are lucky enough to have TWO Thanksgivings to celebrate. This was actually my very first Thanksgiving up North and it was really wonderful. Although it was a quick visit, it was definitely worth it to spend time with 20 'new' family members. My … [Read more...]

Apple Spiral Bread

Just a Sliver: Apple Spiral Bread

This recipe might take a little bit longer than most of the recipes I post but the ingredients are very simple and it makes two breads. It's a really fun fall recipe and looks so great! This apple spiral bread isn't too sweet so it's a great … [Read more...]

September in Photos

Just a Sliver: September in Photos

It's October?! September absolutely flew by. Getting settled into a new home, doing a bit of traveling, enjoying the beautiful weather. Don't know where the time went! A¬†few strange days led us to Detroit and then an overnight in Cleveland. It was … [Read more...]