Homemade Shamrock Shake

Happy St. Patrick’s Day everyone!

I thought I’d celebrate the day with this homemade shamrock shake. Thick vanilla ice cream, a few drops of mint extract, and some food coloring and you get this green shake. No need to run off to McDonald’s! Continue reading

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Guinness Beer Bread


I hope everyone had a fabulous weekend. Mine was quite relaxing and I made this beer bread too.

I don’t particularly love drinking stout beer, but I do love baking with it. I bookmarked a recipe last year for a Guinness beer bread, and with St. Patty’s Day right around the corner, I bought some Guinness so I could make it this weekend.

Beer bread is so easy to put together. About five minutes is all you need combine all your ingredients and do a quick mix. And then off in the oven it goes. Continue reading

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Nutella cookies

I try to eat healthy whenever possible so that I can indulge on rich sweets like these without the guilt.

Don’t these look heavenly? These are best eaten warm, with the Nutella oozing out of the cookie. Continue reading


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