the domestic tales of four sisters

the domestic tales of four sisters

Category: Recipes/Cooking

Seasonal Cake: Autumn

Seasonal Cake: Autumn

  Alright. Let me get this spiel over with so that I don’t catch MAJOR flack for what’s about to happen … This recipe uses a cake mix. I know. Shun me all of you scratch bakers. Shun me! This recipe contains pumpkin. Please don’t […]

Dining Room Reno is Complete & A Summer Recipe Worth Melting Over

Dining Room Reno is Complete & A Summer Recipe Worth Melting Over

Well, the Dining Room reno is complete! ….For the most part…. I still would love to change out our chairs and my corner hutch could still use a few more pieces, but those will have to wait.  For now, I am going to call it done. […]

Quick Guide to Menu Planning

Happy Thursday, readers! If you go and get onto Pinterest you will find ample tips and tricks for menu planning. Menu planning for the Whole30 family, menu planning for the gluten-free family, menu planning for the vegetarians, vegans, Baptists who love casseroles, crockpots, etc. We […]

Low Sugar Pumpkin Bread

Low Sugar Pumpkin Bread

So I love a good pumpkin bread. I’ve wanted to make one for a few weeks now and I’m assuming our 60 degree and overcast weather whipped me into action. The thing with most pumpkin breads is how much sugar they contain. I decided to […]

A Simple and Delicious Recipe for Baked Pasta

A Simple and Delicious Recipe for Baked Pasta

Hi Friends! I hope your week is off to a good start, I’m enjoying the last few minutes of naptime, yay! Today I’m sharing my FAVORITE spaghetti dinner of all time, a simple and delicious recipe for Baked Pasta (it’s really nothing earth shattering, just good ol’ comfort food) BUT […]

My Top 5 Tips for Making the Perfect Cheesecake

My Top 5 Tips for Making the Perfect Cheesecake

For many years I searched high and low for the best cheesecake recipe. I love Juniors’ recipes – they’re all pretty solid. But what I wanted was that thick, dense, New York cheesecake. No special flavors or anything – with the standard graham cracker crust. […]

Banana Muffins w/ Crumb Topping

Banana Muffins w/ Crumb Topping

Let’s talk Greek Yogurt. Now this topic alone is enough to send even the most kitchen savvy running for the bathroom to hurl. A LOT of people DO NOT like Greek Yogurt. My husband and I are not those people. We love it. We use […]

Pasta Aglio e Olio

Pasta Aglio e Olio

First things first (I’m the realist…) I’m going to confess something to you – I am not Italian. There is zero Italian found within my bloodline. And I’m married to a freckly-blonde-haired-blue-eyed German. So there’s no possible way I can even begin to scratch the […]

Gender Reveal for Kraft Baby #2

Gender Reveal for Kraft Baby #2

Hello all!! I’m so excited to share with each of our how our gender reveal celebration turned out.  As mentioned in my last post, the DIY chalkpaint dresser makeover, the change/update was needed because we’re getting ready to welcome Baby Kraft #2 in June.  If […]

12 Days of Christmas: Day 11

12 Days of Christmas: Day 11

“The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear!” -Buddy The Elf Or give someone a delicious treat… Today’s addition of the 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway is helping you with a way to spread some Christmas cheer to someone […]