Breakfast in Bed: Homemade Apple Turnovers

There is just something about fall – picking apples & pumpkins, corn mazes, football games…I love it!  I especially love all the great baking that I can do…apple pies, pumpkin pies, and my latest find – apple turnovers!  I originally found the recipe on Pinterest, via Frugal Homekeeping’s blog. Look at those pretty apples!  My … More Breakfast in Bed: Homemade Apple Turnovers

Mocha Cupcakes with Espresso Buttercream Frosting: a coffee fanatic’s delight!

Dear hubby’s birthday happened recently, and I went a little “sweets” crazy – one dessert for him, one dessert for his work on his birthday, and one dessert for the family celebration.  My favorite of all three was definitely these cupcakes (originally found at Brown Eyed Baker’s blog)!  YUM!!!  This will definitely be a repeat … More Mocha Cupcakes with Espresso Buttercream Frosting: a coffee fanatic’s delight!

Meet Minnie Rouse!

It may be sooner than we expected, but Malik & I decided to become parents…. to this little furball! She’s about 2lbs (maybe a little less) and 12 weeks old.  She’s a blue & white chihuahua, and she’s adorable!!  She loves to play and be held and cuddle with her “mom & dad.”  She sleeps … More Meet Minnie Rouse!