Sweet Stuff: Star Wars Day at Sea

May 19, 2017 / 2 Comments

Happy Friday!

I haven’t featured any sweet stuff lately, and today I have a fun one! Earlier this year, my family and I took another Disney cruise (As I’ve probably mentioned 174 times, Disney cruises are some of the best vacations I’ve ever been on!), and this time, we sailed on the Disney Fantasy during a special Star Wars sailing.

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Sweet Stuff: 2016 Foodie Gift Guide

December 9, 2016 / 1 Comment

Merry Christmas and happy Friday!

I’ve been too busy baking Scandinavian goodies to post any festive recipes (yet!), but I decided to mix things up today and throw out a few Christmas gift ideas for the foodie in your life!

All of the following products are things I either have and love or would love to have and love.

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Sweet Stuff: Minnesota State Fair 2015

August 30, 2015 / 2 Comments

Five Reasons Why You Should Visit The Minnesota State Fair Before September 7th:

It’s State Fair time in my home state and I’m flipping through food-filled Instagram photos from yesterday, wearing sweats with an elastic waistband around my still-full stomach, happily reflecting on the deep-fried food and entertainment binge and that has become my annual tradition.

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Cupcake Crawl: Twin Cities

March 30, 2015 / 1 Comment

Over the weekend I celebrated my birthday with a cupcake crawl across the Twin Cities! With fabulously sweet cupcakes from five local bakeries, bakery-hopping was the perfect way to ring in a new birthday and sample a whole bunch of flavors I’d been dying to try. I know food crawls are becoming more and more popular, but I definitely wanted to shake things up and do a cupcake-exclusive crawl.

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San Juan Sweets & Eats {through my lens}

March 2, 2015 / 3 Comments

Last week I shared the phone-camera highlights of my recent trip to San Juan, Puerto Rico. Today I’m back with some slightly more profesh photos!

I say “slightly” because, as I mentioned, this was a vacation for me. A real, legit vacation without the pressure of perfect photos, the rule of thirds, flat-ironed hair, or chic camera-ready apparel.

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