Caramelized Onion Bean Dip

In by Madison Mayberry4 Comments

A couple weeks ago when Joey asked how I wanted to celebrate my birthday weekend, the answer was simple. All I really wanted to do was watch the Gators play football and have a weekend filled with relaxing, exercising, and eating some great tailgating food. For Joey, that meant me making his mom’s cheesy beef dip. I’ll admit that I had a hard time buying Velveeta at the store, but seeing his face light up when I served it for … Read More

My 7 Links

In by Madison Mayberry3 Comments

I’m a little late to the game, but I’m finally getting around to doing my Seven Links post after being tagged by Emma a few weeks back. It was so much fun to dig through the Espresso and Cream archives to put this post together. I hope you enjoy! Most Popular Post: Autumn Chopped Salad    By far my most popular post has been my fall adaptation of a family-favorite salad recipe. This salad is one that my mom brings to … Read More

Everyday Chocolate Loaf Cake

In by Madison Mayberry5 Comments

  Thank you all for the happy birthday wishes and for your support as I balance a whole host of things that are piling onto my platter. I can promise you that I’ll have more information for you about unspoken happenings by the end of the month. Now, let’s talk about cake. Although Joey and I celebrated my birthday with an ice cream cake this year, I made these little individual chocolate loaf cakes a few weeks back after spotting … Read More

Delay in Posting

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Happy Wednesday, everyone! I wanted to check in and let you know that I’ll be out of touch much of the rest of the week for some exciting things that will remain undercover for a few more weeks. Sorry, I hate it when other people say that.  I’m also taking a little time to celebrate my birthday today!  Thanks for being understanding and helping make this past year as wonderful as it has been! -Madison

Homemade Chicken Nuggets and a Winner

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Thank you so much to everyone who entered the coffee maker giveaway! Every time I do a giveaway on Espresso and Cream, I’m blown away by the large number of responses, and I was so entertained reading each of your responses about why you need coffee. Glad to know I’m among a group of passionate coffee drinkers. The winner of the giveaway is Em who said: Please e-mail me ( with your address and I will get your coffee maker … Read More