Toy Story Cookies


I was able to do some Toy Story cookies for a repeat customer of mine a few weeks ago. These were so much fun! The whole time I kept repeating "Reach for the sky!" and "There's a snake in my boot!" I think C thought I had lost my mind until he realized what I was doing. Toy Story has always been one of my favorites. It was so much fun to make the movie come to life on a cookie! … [Read more...]

Wildtree Wednesday: Grapeseed Oil


  Happy Wednesday! Today I am going to be talking to you about Grapeseed oil: Wildtree's oil of choice! I love love love our grapes oils! They are absolutely delicious and come in a variety of different flavors. Grapeseed Oil is made from grape seeds after wine production; it requires no new farmland or water to produce. Our grapeseed oil is expeller pressed; no external heat is applied and no chemicals are used in this process. Versatile, delicious, and good for you, grapeseed … [Read more...]

10 Baking Substitutions Everyone Should Know

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Ever find yourself wanting to make a new recipe and you find you're missing one key ingredient? This seems to happen to me more often than not. I'll see something on Pinterest that I have to make now, run to my pantry, gather all my ingredients and ooops. Missing something. Dang-it! Joy is gone. Disappointment sets in. All hope is lost. Well, no more! I've compiled together 10 substitutes you can use for things you may not always have on hand or not enough of. I hope this keeps you baking … [Read more...]

Wildtree Wednesday: Taco Night


C loves loves loves tacos. So much, it’s worth saying it three times to really get the point across. When we first started dating, he told me wanted me over for dinner. He made tacos. He swooned me then with his bad taco makin’ skills and every taco night at our house is another one for the books. I may be the cook in our house, but he’s definitely the taco master! That being said, when I was introduced to Wildtree, what I found out about the beloved taco seasoning we’d been buying in the … [Read more...]

PB & J Cupcakes


I always feel like I start off these posts with …when I was little… but that’s where the majority of my inspiration comes from. There are so many memories that revolve around food from my childhood that I am often taken back to a happy place. Even with something as simple as peanut butter and jelly. Do y’all remember Goober Grape? I’ll never forget the first time my parents brought it home from the store. Peanut butter AND jelly swirled together in one jar. I mean, what could be better … [Read more...]

Friday Favorites: Spring Edition


Happy Happy Friday, it's Friday Favorite time!!   It’s been an exciting week around the Flores house… we are *officially* in progress of building our first home! It’s been a stressful, exciting, whirlwind the past month trying to get everything in order and we have FINALLY done it! We are so so excited for this new adventure to begin – C is still crunching all the numbers and I, of course, went straight to decorating my future home. Let women do what women do best, right!? We are … [Read more...]

Wildtree Wednesday: Why I Wildtree


Happy Wednesday friends! I’m SO excited to announce that I have recently become a representative for Wildtree – a certified organic, all-natural food company specializing in pantry essentials such as seasonings, dressings, sauces, bread and dough mixes, etc. Today, I’m going to introduce it to you!   The back story:   A couple years ago, Cody and I decided to do a Whole30. I’ve talked a little about this {HERE} and {HERE}. Afterwards, we decided to continue to an 80/20 diet of clean … [Read more...]

Strawberry Linzer Cookies


A few years ago, pre-hubby and pre-baby, my family and I traveled to Ireland for 8 days. This was my second time jetting across the Atlantic Ocean to the land of magic. Europe is so completely incredible. If someone offered myself or my husband a job over there I would move in a heartbeat. The breathtaking views, the people, the food. I could go on and on… There are so many wonderful memories I have of time spend in Scotland, Ireland, and England, but the one that never seems to leave me … [Read more...]

Polka Dotted Bunnies


Here comes Peter Cotton-tale… Hippity, Hoppity Easter’s on its way! I’ve been singing that song over and over to my daughter the past couple of weeks. We’re so excited for Easter in our house! I love spring and everything that comes with it. And I really really really LOVE these polka-dotted bunnies!! Pipe and flood your bunnies and add polka-dots using the wet-on-wet method. After they’ve dried completely, add a royal icing bow. I ran out of time to make my own royal icing … [Read more...]

Bunny Face Easter Basket Cookies


I am SO SO excited to be sharing a tutorial on Oh Sweet Basil today! Be sure to hop on over and see how I decorated these adorable bunny face Easter baskets! While you're there, be sure to check out all of Carrian's recipes. She is an amazing cook and such a sweet person! It has been a blast working with her! :) Click {HERE} to see my cookies and more! Other Easter Treats: Mini Cadbury Egg Brownies Easter Cookies 2014 Easter Bunny Cupcakes White Chocolate Reese … [Read more...]