January 10, 2018

You know that old desert island game? Not the one where you have to - for no conceivable reason - tell a group of strangers what book you'd bring with you to read until you wasted away of, one would assume, starvation. (I hate ice breakers, by the way.) No, the other o...

November 9, 2017

So it's time for something savory. I've been on a bit of a baking kick lately and am sorely neglecting the non-sweet side of things. I've already built a bed today (hello, bedroom update!), so I'm falling back on a favorite fast appetizer. It's a go-to of mine when peo...

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I'm Whitney.

Welcome to My Own Little Mess! I'm so glad you stopped by. ​This is where I get to share the recipes I love - both those of my childhood and those ​I create now - and the traditions that made cooking and baking such a joyful part ​of all our lives.

The table is the heart of community and that is the heart ​of this blog. I am so excited to share these meals with you!


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