Category Archives: Desserts

02 May

Don’t Stop Believing

When I started thinking through this post, I was fixing myself breakfast.  I was letting my dog out to go

25 Apr

Lemon Streusel

I’m really big into streusel right now.  Fat, flour, and sugar combine to create this crumbly goodness right on top

23 Apr

Mr. Goodbar Pie

At school, I have a “work husband” named Mr. Williams.  We teach the same students, but different subjects.  He’s my

19 Apr

Spring Breaking

There was a lot of fear among teachers that with all these snow days, we were going to lose our

11 Jul

Fat Cottonwoods

Southern New Mexico is a pretty familiar place for me.  My parents both grew up here.  Both sets of grandparents

04 Jul

Let’s talk about…

Let’s talk about summer vacation. Let’s talk about traveling gluten free and the beautiful New Mexico sky. Let’s talk about

09 Sep

Sideways Recipes

I’ve been reading Sideways Stories from Wayside School to my fifth graders.  On Thursday, we read my absolute favorite chapter:

06 Jun

Key Lime Pie-ish

You just said ‘whoopsie daisy!’ No one’s said that for 50 years, and then it was just little girls with

30 May

What Could Go Wrong?

Sometimes people get a little bit too fussy. Fussy = needing a recipe to know that cream cheese, cream, powdered