Friday 5: Go-to Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes

Friday 5: Go-to Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes

Chocolate chip cookies are one of those recipes every baker goes on a quest to find the best of. 

I'm all about creativity in the kitchen and trying out new things. But then there are times when you aren't in the mood for reinventing the wheel and need a solid, go-to...

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Friday 5: Things You Shouldn't Do This Summer

Friday 5: Things You Shouldn't Do This Summer

I was born a summer baby. July of '88 this 8 pound 13 ounce child was born (what a tank!).

Summer has always been my favorite season. As I get older I truly appreciate all the seasons–yes, even winter. That "summer feeling" you have as a kid starts to change since, ya know, we still have jobs and a life that need...

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Friday 5: Favorite Quotes

Friday 5: Favorite Quotes

Hollie's Quotes was this magical website that every middle school girl loved (it still exists today). The tagline of her page fueled the teenage girl's longing to be understood: "Quotes get you through the days you think no one knows what you're going through." It makes me chuckle now but it was my battle cry every day when...

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Friday 5: Memorial Day Snickities

Friday 5: Memorial Day Snickities

My dad had speed boats during my childhood and every summer we went to Lake Erie and got season passes to Cedar Point. We'd boat out to Kelly's Island, eat some amazing pizza, then go to Cedar Point for their laser show while we devoured Dippin' Dots.

All of this sounds awesome. Except...

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