Vanilla Bean White Chocolate Fudge

Vanilla Bean White Chocolate Fudge - Kitchen Joy

Holidays involve a lot of things. Celebrating. Spending time with family. Sharing with those less fortunate than ourselves. Gift giving. Feasting. And of course, treats. I love chocolate as much as anyone else, but at this time of year, I’m all about white chocolate everything. Have you devoured an entire package of white fudge Oreos yet […]


Meringues - Kitchen Joy

Meringues are a sweet, melt-in-your-mouth treat. Impossibly light, airy, and oh so delicious. They’re the fancy pants version of cotton candy, if you ask me.  While living in Italy, I spent much of my time drooling at the windows of bakeries and pastry shops. There were always so many interesting things to try, and meringues […]

Peanut Brittle

Peanut Brittle - Kitchen Joy

Making candy is one of those things that can be daunting. Working with boiling sugar is a little tricky, because the potential for 3rd degree burns and a hospital visit is a very real possibility. Making your own Peanut Brittle is a good way to get your feet wet with candy-making because you don’t have […]

Homemade Eggnog

Homemade Holiday Eggnog - Kitchen Joy

Homemade Eggnog is the perfect, creamy holiday drink for your party guests.  Hosting a gathering this holiday season? Pair your homemade eggnog with some spiced pecans and you’ve got yourself an amazing after-dinner beverage and snack to keep everyone happy all evening long. Plus, homemade is so much better than store-bought! I find the consistency of my […]