Chocolate Pudding Cake aphrodisiac recipe

{ Recipes } Aphrodisiac Dinner for Two!

Over the past few years, the hubs and I have made a Valentine’s Day tradition of forgoing the jam-packed, overly-decorated and price-inflated restaurants, opting instead for a romantic dinner in. We love it! Since Valentine’s Day is all about love and romance, I like to use it as an excuse to spice things up! This…

Valentine Gift Guide for Him Red Envelope Vintage Shave Kit

{Valentine Gift Guide} for Him

Is it just me, or are men so much harder to shop for on Valentine’s Day than women? I mean, we’re easy. Jewelry. Done. But men seldom admit to wanting anything frivolous or unnecessary, and come on…that’s kind of the point of a holiday with absolutely no religious or historical value. So, this week I’ve…

Milk Chocolate Florentine Cookies

Milk Chocolate Florentine Cookies

These Milk Chocolate Florentine Cookies are a new favorite in my house. My mother-in-law introduced the recipe last Christmas, and after we all gobbled them up, we couldn’t resist making more. If I had to describe these cookies in one word, it would be addicting. If I could then pick a 2nd word, it would…

Popcorn Cupcakes

{Hostess with the Mostest} Popcorn Cupcakes!!

Check out this unexpected take on the hottest trend in desserts! I created these fabulous cupcakes for my Water for Elephants circus-themed book club meeting. Since I was assigned the “popcorn,” I’m sure these were the last thing the girls were expecting. However, there wasn’t a single complaint when I walked through the door with…