Microwave Buttermilk Pancakes

Everyone always tells you: living in a dorm in college is a huge change from living at home. And on one hand you believe them– you know you’re going to have a lot less room to store your clothing, snacks, and countless college textbooks. But on the other hand, you think to yourself: how bad…

Chocolate Lava Cake in a Mug

I stumbled across the idea for this recipe by accident. For graduation this year, one of my friends gave me a cookbook for recipes that you can make in a mug. Flipping through it, we found a recipe for a Fondant au Chocolat (aka French Chocolate Lava Cake). Deciding to give it a go, we…

The Easiest Hot Cocoa Mug Cake You’ll Ever Make

The weatherman has been hinting at snow for the past two weeks. You’ve prepared in every way possible: your pj’s are inside-out, a spoon is under your pillow, and you’ve done a full-blown snow dance outside with your 5th grade class. And now it’s the morning of the alleged “snow storm.” You slip out of…

French Toast in a Mug

I’ve made my share of “mug recipes,” but I must admit, this one takes the cake. While most mug recipes often take me multiple tries to perfect, this one was a one-stop-shop in that I created the recipe, tested it, and was completely and utterly satisfied. And in love! I mean, who doesn’t love a…

Ooey-Gooey Double Chocolate Brownie for One

I cannot be trusted when it comes to brownies. Especially a whole batch of brownies, baked fresh from the oven. Ooey-gooey, chocolatey, and melt-in-your-mouth delicious. Frankly, I can’t even be trusted with the batter; but that’s a whole different story. No matter how many times I tell myself I’m just going to eat one… I always…