Dec 15th, 2014
Splenda 365 #Sweetswaps I absolutely love to bake. I love to eat the things I bake. What I don’t like is eating all of the things I bake because although they taste good, the ingredients aren’t always the healthiest. I try to modify recipes when I can, and sometimes they turn out better than other […]...
Dec 8th, 2014
Holiday Sweet and Salty Snack Mix Sweet & Salty always go great together (at least in my book!). I absolutely love chocolate covered pretzels and chocolate covered potato chips, so I decided to make a scrumptious holiday mix using my favorite flavors. I started by breaking stick pretzels in half and dipping each in chocolate […]...
In Beverages & Spirits
Sep 15th, 2014
I can make a mean pot of chili, in fact I have a great recipe called Two Pot Chili (keep reading for recipe) and this time I used Riunite wine. Oh, yeah. After all, what is better than football and chili? Answer: Not much! Riunite’s Ultimate Chili Challenge, a nationwide chili cook-off culminating in a […]...
May 22nd, 2014
If you know the mad love I have for Rice Krispies, you probably won’t be surprised at the latest recipe I have created using this yummy cereal. My Festive Holiday Rice Krispie Treats were such a big hit, that I have been busy in the kitchen again. Bring the outdoors inside, with Campfire Rice Krispie […]...
Apr 7th, 2014
Whew! I have really had fun making Rice Krispie Treats lately, and last but not least, are my Rice Krispie Easter Baskets! They are super cute, and can be filled with whatever you want. To be completely honest, they took a little patience, but I think they were well worth it. I used colored marshmallows, […]...
In Food Finds
Mar 26th, 2014
And you just thought I was done with yummy, festive Easter Rice Krispie Treats! I hope you enjoyed my cute little Peeps Easter Bunny Rice Krispie Treats (and if you haven’t made them yet, what are you waiting for?)! Today I bring you something that I think is just adorable – Rice Krispie Treat Easter […]...
Mar 17th, 2014
Peeps Easter Bunny Rice Krispie Treats I have a blast creating Festive Rice Krispie Treat goodies, and now that Spring/Easter is almost here, I am at it again! We all know how cute and colorful Peeps are, and I thought it would be fun to incorporate them into my Rice Krispie Treats, in the shape […]...
Feb 27th, 2014
Easter Bunny Cupcakes Easter is one of my favorite holidays, and has been since I was a small child. Spring is in the air, flowers are blooming, and pastel colors fill my world. I also enjoy baking for Easter. I have some REALLY fun goodies in store for you this Easter, and today I want […]...
Feb 10th, 2014
Not to brag or anything, but I can make this pudding without looking at my chicken scratch recipe anymore! With just a handful of ingredients, this pudding is ridiculously easy to make. Ingredients 1 can organic coconut milk * I buy Natural Value; organic and BPA-free cans. 4 TB organic arrowroot powder 2 TB organic […]...
Jan 30th, 2014
*El Monterey has asked me to talk to you about their Taquitos/Shell Shockers for the big game, however, all opinions are my own. Are you ready for some FOOTBALL? Yay – me too! Are you ready for some fun and tasty snacks while watching the big game? Oh yes, I am as well. El Monterey […]...
Dec 9th, 2013
A while back, I got a wild hair and decided I wanted to master the art of macarons. You know, the “pinky out” French confections. I failed the first time. Miserably. It was a complete and utter snafood. The shells were crunchy, not light. So, I researched recipes before trying again. I finally found a […]...
In Christmas recipes
Nov 25th, 2013
Festive Rice Krispie Treats Sticky, messy, and oh-so good. I am talking about Rice Krispie Treats of course! These classic favorites are so versatile, and I decided to “spruce” mine up a bit for the holidays. You can find the original Rice Krispie Treats recipe on the Rice Krispie’s website. I will admit, this was […]...