A little girl with a big passion for food.

Blackberry Chocolate Chunk Ice Cream

Let’s go back in time a bit, shall we? College. In college our apartment was lovingly referred to as The Cat’s Nest. Now, I don’t like cats one bit, but Northwestern’s mascot is Willie the Wildcat so I’ll let it slide.

The Bite-Sized Baker // Blackberry Chocolate Chunk Ice Cream

One of my roommates, Courtney a.k.a. Coby, is from Columbus, Ohio and she had two cats, which I terrorized regularly and they would poop in my shoes as payback. Whenever Coby drove home she would always bring back Graeter’s Ice Cream to share with The Cat’s Nest. She’s also getting married this weekend and I won’t be able to make it :(… CONGRATS COBY!!!


Chicken Tikka Masala

If you can believe it, I love reading books about food. Shocker, I know. After watching (and loving) The Hundred-Foot Journey I knew I had to read the New York Times bestseller while we were in...

The Bite-Sized Baker's Adventures - Nice, France

The Bite-Sized Baker’s Adventures – Nice, France

Florence is kind of a ghost town in August. Every Italian flees to the seaside and the cities are left with tourists and closed down shops… It’s pretty depressing. We made the mistake of...


Cookie Dough Billionaire Bars

Goooood morning. I was in a funk of sorts all last week and just could not shake the feeling. I think it was the combination of my best friend, Regan, leaving last Sunday, missing...


Salted Peanut Butter and Jelly Ice Cream

I kind of threw a tantrum when I was photographing this, which only seemed appropriate as it is an ice cream twist on the classic childhood sandwich. Long story short, I made Peanut Butter...

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The Bite-Sized Baker’s Adventures – Lake Como, Italy

This past February Tony and I took a road trip to Laax, Switzerland and on our drive we passed by Lake Como, Italy. Although we were only able to catch a few glimpses from...


Milk Chocolate Cookies and Cream Cookies

I’m baaaaack! I am so excited to finally share the new and improved The Bite-Sized Baker blog with you all! I have lots of exciting new tools and features for you, including a brand new...