Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Salted Mocha Cookies


I need to talk to you about something that has nothing to do with cookies.  Country music.  I can’t help but love it.  I am pretty sure I’ve never shared that here.  I’m also pretty sure that I’m not the only one so go ahead and admit that you, too, are...

Monday, January 7, 2013

Chicken, Sausage & Shrimp Gumbo AKA “Christmas Eve Gumbo”


I’m not even sure where to begin on this gumbo.  I guess I’ll start with why I would be posting Christmas Eve Gumbo on January 7th.  And it starts with our Friends David & Kelly.  Kelly works at the church with Paul, we all live in the same loft...

Friday, January 4, 2013

Buffalo Chicken Meatballs


When I think about football food, I always immediately think about fall.  But wait one minute.  Football is still going strong, people.  And in my house, football requires buffalo chicken. Last night, Kansas State played in the Fiesta Bowl and judging by my Facebook feed as I was writing this...

Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Wednesday Ramblings | 2013 Intentions

2013 intentions

Are you a goal-setting kind of person?  I really am.  I like goals and I especially like achieving goals.  Because of this, I find it odd that I have never really been one to make New Year’s resolutions. Last year, instead, I created a list of things that I...

Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Shortbread Cookies


Happy New Year to you, my friends! I hope you celebrated the beginning of 2013 in a big way.  We went to a gathering with some friends, enjoyed some bubbles some great food and Paul didn’t even have to wake me up for the midnight countdown.  I might have had a...

Monday, December 31, 2012

Last-Minute Party Dips


It’s New Year’s Eve and what more perfect day is there for celebrating my personal favorite snack – DIPS!  I love snacks of all kinds but something about dipping a cracker, chip or carrot into some hummus, Greek yogurt dip, cheese dip, etc. just tickles my fancy.  Do people...