Category: Dessert

holiday eggnog bundt cake

This bold, flavorful cake is perfect for Christmas celebrations – and it’s easy to make! ‘Tis the season to throw egg nog into everything. I know eggnog is super divisive, but I just love it so I wanted to try it in dessert form. Since I’m slightly obsessed […]

birthday derby pie

Well happy Friday and happy birthday to ME! Ha! There is really no more fitting post for my b-day then a leveled-up pecan pie. It’s my favorite dessert and once I ate en entire pie by myself over just three days. Proud Annie moment. When my pal Donna […]

pistachio watergate cupcakes

I got a hankering for something pistachio-y recently, so I went down a google rabbit hole and stumbled onto Watergate cake, which was supposedly inspired by this crazy Watergate salad. Apparently one of the name-origin stories is that a newspaper editor (in Chicago!) changed the name to “Watergate […]

ina garten day: summer edition

It probably seems a little weird that a beer drinking, rock n’ roll loving, taco bell eating chic adores Ina Garten as much as I do, but she’s just so damn fabulous, I can’t help it! Even my retirement plan heavily revolves around the Hamptons, hydrangeas and roast […]

southern pecan pie

I’m really not crazy into sweets, but if you put a pecan pie in my house I’ll eat the whole thing and growl protectively should anyone else attempt to have a piece. For some crazy reason I never tried to make one at home, so this weekend when […]