Almond Mocha Crescent Cookies + a Le Creuset/Silpat Baking Giveaway!

Almond Mocha Crescent Cookies are one of my favorite holiday cookies that reminds me of childhood. The addition of cocoa powder and espresso really makes these cookies stand out in a sea of treats during the holidays!

Almond Mocha Crescent Cookies | cakenknife.com

I swear this time of year is the most exhilarating and exhausting of all. The events, the parties, the celebrating, the planning for the next year, it all becomes this ball of happiness, excitement and a little panic that the year is ending so soon.

I always end up baking a ton during this time, not only because the holidays are around the corner, but because I try to give myself a little treat in December when I can…

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Spiced Rum Punch

Spiced Rum Punch | cakenknife.com

Spiced Rum Punch is packed with winter spices, a homemade simple syrup and delicious spiced rum. Fair warning, this punch packs a punch, but you won’t be able to tell when you taste it! Any Gilmore Girls fans out there? I don’t know how you felt about the new season (there were some high’s and some

Wednesday Slice

1. You know when you have one of those nights out after a really long time of pulling some serious hermit time? One of those nights that flies by and before you know it, it’s 2AM and you accidentally drank one too many beers that you’ll regret the next day but it doesn’t matter because

Cornbread Waffle Grilled Cheese Sandwich with Tomato Basil Soup

Cornbread Waffle Grilled Cheese Sandwich with Tomato Basil Soup | cakenknife.com

Cornbread Waffle Grilled Cheese Sandwich with Tomato Basil Soup is all the comforting deliciousness I am craving right now. Warm, buttery cornbread waffles stuffed with melted cheese and served up with the creamiest, most flavorful tomato soup will bring a smile to anyone’s face (and tummy!). It’s getting pretty dang chilly here in Denver. The

An American Night in Cherry Creek

An American Night in Cherry Creek (Mile High Wanderings) | cakenknife.com

Want to experience all the best of Americana in just one night, and in the span of a couple of blocks? Spend an American Night in Cherry Creek with me! From a hidden speakeasy to a blowout modern American dinner, you’ll get all the classics with this Mile High Wanderings guide. The revival of so